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First hour: Neal Conan; a "prehistory of robots" Second hour: Pastor Marlowe Washington
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ New York is requiring state agencies to consider the increasing episodes of extreme weather in public works projects, industrial...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ New York has put up a new website with information about heroin and prescription opioid addiction and where to go for help....
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Three Rochester companies have been named recipients of a 2014 ETHIE Award, which was presented Monday night by the Rochester Area Business Ethics...
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BOSTON (AP) — Three Afghanistan National Army officers who went missing during a training exercise at a Cape Cod military base were detained Monday...
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The relationship between Rochester police and city residents continues to deteriorate. That's according to Reverend Lewis Stewart, the head of the...
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In this hour, we ask if we can trust online review sites like Yelp? We examine the democratization of reviews for restaurants with the following:...
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In this hour, we look at ISIS in the broader context of the Muslim world. We examine the question of how peaceful Muslims – and people of all faiths...
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State Democrats say their prime strategy to motivate voters this fall will be to paint Governor Andrew Cuomo’s republican opponent, as an ultra...
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