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Syracuse basketball: Cooney's big night lifts Orange to nail-biting victory
The guard's best shooting performance of the season helped set up a dramatic last-second win.
A Year In Review: 2014's top musical moments
Goldring Arts Journalism grad student Kate Drozynski picks the best recordings, the best live shows and the best musicians from 2014.
Plowshares Craftsfair is a perfect introduction to Syracuse Peace Council
The Plowshares Craftsfair and Peace Festival, held Dec. 1, allowed community members to get a glimpse of the full mission of the Syracuse Peace Council.
Record number of women in Congress still not enough
After Congress broke the record with over 100 female representatives, women state that there is still much needed improvement.
Syracuse Opera has hidden grandeur in the heart of the city
As patrons age and audience sensibilities change, Syracuse Opera takes strides to stay relevant in the digital age.
Refugee entrepreneurs thrive on Syracuse's Northside
Many refugees own small businesses, such as marketplaces, restaurants, and clothing stores, on the city's Northside.
A Year In Review: 2014's most bingeworthy TV
Another year is drawing to a close, and another season of TV is coming to an end. Here is a list of TV shows that should be binged-watched immediately.
Solace in song
William Gorman finds freedom in his music and from the support of his church after the loss of his father.
Generating justice with nonviolent protests
Peaceful movements such as #BlackLivesMatter and THE General Body inspire conversation on how social movements gain momentum and whether they will actually lead to justice.
One Bean To Rule Them All: Syracuse edition
With three coffee roasters in Syracuse, it can be hard to decide where to get a caffeine fix. Here's a break down of what to expect at each.
Comic, TV personality Dan St. Germain performs at Syracuse's Funny Bone tonight
The red-bearded, long-haired, lumberjack-looking comedian stops by Destiny USA's Funny Bone comedy club tonight on a run through Upstate and Central New York cities.
D.R.E.A.M. Freedom Revival: Where big-tent gospel theater meets political activism
Local activist Kevin Bott has run for mayor in Syracuse, but his real political power comes from his electric performances in the D.R.E.A.M. Freedom Revival, a musical theater group.
Syracuse community comes together for annual holiday concert
The "Holiday at Hendricks" concert filled the halls with the sound of music, from modern melodies to classical tunes.
SU protesters march to downtown Justice Center; draw on national momentum to demand justice for local victims
THE General Body organized the Monday afternoon protest, the third in one week.
After life-changing moment, man discovers passion for cooking and a way to help others
For 35 years, Bob Barker has cooked hot dogs in his red food truck, becoming more than just a friendly face, but also a positive force in the community.
SU Drama-Syracuse Stage partnership nurtures burgeoning actors
The collaboration between SU's drama program and downtown's theater allows students to graduate ahead of the curve in terms of real-world acting experience.
Men's basketball: Orange doomed by Greene's scorching finish in loss to St. John's
The senior made three shots from beyond the arc in the final minutes to send the Red Storm to a monumental win.
Lack of grand jury indictments in Ferguson, Staten Island sparks rally at SU
Call-and-response chants rang out in front of Hendricks Chapel at 2 p.m. on Friday.
Women's basketball: Briana Day's quick start leads the Orange past Penn State
The sophomore led the team with 15 points as SU cruised to another non-conference win.
THE General Body continues advocacy for key demands, despite end of sit-in
Among student coalition's unresolved demands are additional mental health resources and re-establishment of Posse program funding.
Vice Chancellor and Provost Eric Spina to step down at end of year, pursue university presidency position
Liz Liddy, dean of the School of Information Studies, will step up as interim provost effective Jan. 1.
Cram this!: Six songs to help you study
Give your head a break from cramming for finals and treat your ears to these five home-stretch tunes instead.
Spider-Man's on-screen future hinges on smart studio decisions
Commentary: In order to preserve the beloved character's legacy in film, Sony, Spidey's parent company, should transfer ownership rights back to Marvel Comics.
Students, Syracuse community rally in response to Ferguson indictment
Protesters began their march from Hendricks Chapel to Marshall Street at the time that Michael Brown was shot on Aug. 9.
Men's basketball: Orange dominates paint again in win over Holy Cross
Rakeem Christmas and Chris McCullough shine as perimeter shooting continues to fail SU.
Billy Joel to perform at the Carrier Dome
The legendary piano man will stop by Syracuse March 20, officials announced this morning.
New study finds unfair housing, discrimination in University neighborhood
CNY Fair Housing conducted targeted investigations to verify complaints about denied housing in the SU neighborhood area.
Gotham Season 1, Episode 10: How did they know?
Review: The show's mid-season finale brings up a few more questions than it answers.
With H-1B Visas complicating job prospects, Chinese international students struggle to find employment
The H-1B Visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows U.S. companies to employ foreign workers in specialty occupations.
Syracuse football: Pittsburgh rushers bowl past sluggish Orange defense
The Panthers pile up 256 rushing yards in a convincing 23-point victory.
Men's basketball: Orange defense stifles Loyola in easy victory
SU dominates in the paint en route to its best defensive performance in almost two years.
Tribute bands find eager fans in Syracuse
Central New York is a hotbed of tribute performances, but the trend depends on where you're seeing the show.
Give thanks for good music: A Turkey Day playlist
For Thanksgiving, we create our own food-centric playlist to soundtrack your family culinary adventures.
Community members experience night of homelessness in Syracuse Sleep-Out
Over 40 people slept outside as part of the Syracuse Homeless Challenge in an effort to raise awareness of hunger and homelessness in Central New York.
College students start their Thanksgiving break on a good note with Ingrid Michaelson
Review: The red-headed singer-songwriter brought her charming pop songs to the State Theatre of Ithaca on Saturday, Nov. 22.
Men's soccer: Orange rallies to beat Penn State, advances to third round
Two second-half tallies help SU overcome rare goalkeeping mistake.
Gotham Season 1, Episode 9: Come together to fall apart
Review: The network show introduces a new character to, as he says, "clean up" Gotham, and longtime Batman are in for a surprise.
Dascha Polanco is a "warrior," and John Mulaney is better than his TV show
Review: For two Hollywood stars visiting SU's campus, one proves that strength is essential to success, and the other that sometimes talented people get mired in talentless shows.
Frozen Dome Classic welcomes 30,715 fans, breaks record
The Syracuse Crunch beat the Utica Comets 2-1 in a game that set the pro indoor hockey attendance record history Saturday night in the Carrier Dome.
Cardiac 'Cuse: Orange field hockey beats UNC in penalty strokes, reaches title game
Alyssa Manley's two stroke conversions vault SU to its first national final in program history.
Men's basketball: Orange staves off pesky Iowa in 2K Classic
A late defensive stand helps SU rebound from loss to California.
SU promotes tobacco-free policy through Great American Smokeout activities
Smoking will be prohibited on the Syracuse University campus beginning in summer 2015.
THE General Body: From general interest to campus social movement in less than two months
The student coalition ended its occupation of Crouse-Hinds Hall on Nov. 20, 17 days after the sit-in began and six weeks after the group formed.
THE General Body ends sit-in, plans to continue movement outside Crouse-Hinds
After 17 days in the lobby of Crouse-Hinds Hall, THE General Body vacated the building Thursday afternoon.
Chancellor commits to meeting with THE General Body
Bea Gonzalez, Syverud's liaison to the student coalition, with meet with THE General Body at 1:30 p.m.
Civic hackathon brings awareness, solutions to hunger and homelessness
Hackers from Syracuse to Rochester and Ithaca gathered together to create apps and web services aimed at helping those experiencing homelessness.
Orange is the New Black, Mulaney stars to visit campus Wednesday night
Dascha Polanco, breakout star of Netflix's 'Orange is the New Black,' will speak at Hendricks Chapel, while John Mulaney, creator and star of Fox's 'Mulaney', will perform stand-up at Goldstein Auditorium.
A supernatural skeptic's surprise
At the 16th annual Canastota Psychic Fair, our reporter sat down with a spiritualist, who knew more about her than she realized possible.
SU Drama's 'Stepping Out' is a toe-tapping good time
Review: An expressive cast saves the airy 'Stepping Out' from its most problematic element: its writing.
Monday rally addresses weekend delivery of student code of conduct to sit-in participants
Several professors spoke in support of the organization and its goals during the rally.
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