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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Rookie cornerback Tre'Davious White forced and recovered a fumble to set up Stephen Hauschka's 30-yard field goal with 14...
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Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva will be hosting speaker James Schuler Monday evening. In 1997, Schuler was sentenced to 10 to 20 years in...
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A report on Sunday says that local 17-year-old skier Michael Lillis died on Saturday. The East Rochester resident was home on break between ski camps...
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A SUNY Geneseo professor is at the center of a controversy regarding a presentation slide about transgender individuals he reportedly used in class....
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The candidates for Monroe County Sheriff will square off in a Voice of the Voter debate. The Voice of the Voter is a partnership between WXXI, the...
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Rochester Police have charged a city man with assault after his 2-year- old child was found shot, just before noon on Friday. Chief Michael Ciminelli...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York health officials are warning state residents that disease-carrying ticks might still be active this fall. Ticks can...
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Over 250 people climbed the stairs of The Metropolitan Saturday morning in downtown Rochester in an effort to raise money for the American Lung...
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Driving by the Anthony L. Jordan Health Center in Rochester, nothing looks particularly different. But behind the health clinic is a huge hole and a...
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