Cornell University Police assisted with traffic control. The Ithaca Police Department says they closed East State/MLK Street between Mitchell Street and Brandon Place on Friday night. Additionally, they say traffic was detoured at Pine Tree Road and State Rt 79. Police Dispatch: (607) 272-3245Police Tip Line: (607)330-0000Anonymous Email Tip: cityofithaca.org/ipdtips The police department received the reports of shots fired at approximately 5:12 p.m. on Friday. They say the incident occurred at the 900 block of E. State/MLK Street. Police officials also say that no victims were located once they arrived at the scene. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ithaca Police Department. Ithaca Police say this is an ongoing investigation. ITHACA, N.Y. (WBNG) — The Ithaca Police Department responded to reports of shots fired on Friday night.
NASA made a move toward putting astronauts back on the moon.The space agency successfully tested the launch abort system from the Orion spacecraft this morning at Cape Canaveral.That’s the capsule designed to carry astronauts to orbit around the moon.The unmanned, three-minute test flight did not leave the Earth’s atmosphere. The window for the launch began at 7-11 a.m. Eastern Time.