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  1. street fights
    The IHOP Kingpin vs. the American RevolutionariesWhen Domenic Broccoli set out to expand his pancake empire to upstate New York, he didn’t expect to find a grave site — or start a war.
  2. extreme weather
    Isaias Wreaks Havoc on Northeast, Leaving Millions Without PowerThe powerful storm left more than 3 million without power, tornadoes were reported in at least five states, and at least five people were killed.
  3. terrible people
    Teen Beaten to Death Accused of WitchcraftApparently, a witness says, it was all his fault.
  4. upstate
    Teens Tried to Leave Upstate Church Before Fatal Beating Their mother’s lawyer alleges her sons were viciously beaten for being child molesters.
  5. gross things
    Upstate Road Covered With Smelly Mystery MeatA truly gross situation. 
  6. upstate
    Sno Cone Joe to Mr. Ding-a-Ling: ‘This Is My Town!’The upstate ice-cream truck wars have gotten out of hand.
  7. scary things
    Four Dead, Two Injured in Upstate New York Mass Shooting [Updated]The suspect is still at large after hitting a car wash and a barbershop.
  8. scandals
    Upstate District Attorney Was Indeed a Seventies Porn StarMark Suben admitted as much today.
  9. accidents
    36,000 Pounds of Greek Yogurt Spilled on the HighwayNew York’s “newest and hottest export” is everywhere.
  10. scary things
    Kodak Used to Have a Nuclear Reactor UpstateNo big deal.
  11. scandals
    New York GOP Still (Tepidly) Backing Canoodler Matt DohenyBut worried that the issue won’t blow over.
  12. scandals
    Matt Doheny, Upstate Republican, Caught CanoodlingThe pictures don’t look good, but there’s supposedly video, too.
  13. wildlife
    New York Terrorized by Disease-Ridden, Apple-Eating, 300-Pound Feral PigsThankfully they’re upstate.
  14. upstate
    Greek Yogurt Will Save Upstate New York“This is a ‘once every two or three generations’ situation,” says one guy, who is very excited about how much Greek yogurt everyone is eating all of a sudden.
  15. plane crash
    Two Dead in Midair Plane CollisionAround 60 miles north of New York City.
  16. the greatest recession
    New Yorkers’ Incomes Dropped Almost Twice As Much As the Rest of the CountryNew Yorkers’ incomes fell twice as much as the rest of the country.
  17. upstate
    Schenectady Is Pissed at Stephen ColbertBut they’re ready to make nice.