Local Democrat Louise Slaughter helped get the controversial bill passed in the House of Representatives late Sunday.
New York State Health Commissioner Dr. Richard Daines explains why he wants you to pay more for soda.
A new report says Rochester's poverty rate is at 29.4%. Only Buffalo has a higher poverty rate among New York's cities measuring 29.9%.
RIT is one of a growing number of colleges and universities across the country committing themselves to the environment in dramatic ways.
Governor David Paterson's Press Secretary abruptly resigned Wednesday.
SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher joined WXXI's Bob Smith on 1370 Connection Wednesday.
Some stem cell lines allowed for use in research under the Bush administration are now off limits to researchers under a policy set up by President Obama.
Mayor Bob Duffy's plan to take control of city schools outlines the plan for improving conditions within the first two years of a proposed five year trial period.
A dramatic rise in the price of chicken wings is creating a new challenge for restaurants, including the one that started it all: the original Anchor Bar in Buffalo.
A difficult economy, budget woes and pressure from taxpayers are leading some local communities to look at conslidation or in some cases dissolution of local government.
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