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MONTREAL (AP) — Carli Lloyd buried a penalty kick, Hope Solo got another shutout and the United States beat top-ranked Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night...
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President Obama believes too many Americans are working long hours for less pay than they deserve. So, he is proposing an expansion of overtime pay...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The superintendent at the prison where two killers broke out has been placed on leave along with his security chief and 10 other...
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Hospitals could be penalized by the federal Occupation Safety and Hazard Administration for risking injury to nurses. OSHA announced it intends to...
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A new Hilton Garden Inn has opened at the College Town development in Rochester near the University of Rochester. It is owned and managed by the...
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First hour: Ethics in photojournalism Second hour: Assembly Majority Leader Joe Morelle
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A small business jobs index compiled monthly by Paychex shows that number relatively unchanged in June. CEO Marty Mucci says the Paychex/IHS Small...
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When Governor Cuomo and legislative leaders announced a new rebate check for property taxpayers, they touted it as a significant “real” benefit to...
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Have you ever found yourself driving to Buffalo, and you see the sign that says, "Welcome to Buffalo, an All America City?" And perhaps you've...
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Gay rights advocates are already turning their attention to other legislative battles in the wake of the massive Supreme Court ruling on Friday....
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