House Ethics Committee Opens Massa Investigation

While former Congressman Eric Massa is no longer under the committee's jurisdiction, the actions of other House members connected to the handling of complaints about Massa will be examined. 

Conference Focuses on Wind Power

The New York Power Authority hosted a conference at MCC on developing wind power in New York State and specifically on Lake Ontario.

New Study of Relationship Violence Among Deaf

RIT's 8-year study found that people who are deaf or hard of hearing are more likely to become victims.

In Depth: What's Causing Local Shoreline Erosion

U.S. Senator Charles Schumer is calling for repairs to beachfront near the Bay Outlet Bridge

Slaughter Makes High Speed Rail Announcement

Local Congressman Louise Slaughter welcomed U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood to Rochester to talk about plans for high speed rail for upstate NY.

Transportation Secretary to Focus on Distracted Driving

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood is in Syracuse today discussing new measures to combat distracted driving.

Court Ruling on 'Net Neutrality' Examined on 1370 Connection

WXXI's Bob Smith talks with our media commentator, Tom Proietti of Monroe Community College, about an internet ruling that could have big implications.

Area Birders Keeping Close Watch on Downtown Falcons

Rochester area birders are keeping a close watch on the downtown falcon nest box--perhaps closer than usual after the birds failed to nest there last year for the first time since 1998.

RIT Hockey Team Hoping to Advance to NCAA Frozen Four Championship Game

After joining Division I play just five years ago, the RIT Tigers are hoping to claim the NCAA Frozen Four Championship Saturday in Detroit.  First, the team needs to beat Wisconsin on Thursday.

Community Leaders Speak out on Mayoral Control

Prominent community leaders on both sides of the issue of Mayoral Control explain their views in messages recorded by WXXI.