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First hour: Analyzing the proposed new Code of Conduct for the Rochester City School District Second hour: Saving western New York landmarks
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PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — A prison worker who was "in over her head" with two inmates convicted of murder tearfully pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges...
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Senator Kirsten Gillibrand will call for passage of the Campus Accountability and Safety Act as she prepares to testify on campus sexual assault...
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A new report out by the Empire Justice Center in Rochester says that there are continued disparities in the way home mortgages are granted in parts...
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Supporters of paid family leave in New York say they hope 2016 will be their year, but business groups are urging caution. A measure to allow all...
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Valeant Pharmaceuticals, the parent company of Bausch + Lomb, has just received $973,000 from RG...
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Randy Cunneyworth is returning to his former role as coach of the Rochester Americans. It will be his second stint as head coach of the team, he...
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The Arc of Monroe, in conjunction with several other partners, is providing new employment opportunities for those with developmental disabilities....
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We spend this hour talking with Adam Frank, astrophysicist and author from the University of Rochester. We're talking lessons from Pluto, and we'll...
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Rochester is getting ready to roll out a new initiative to help seniors who are going hungry. Our panel explains how it works, and why this has...
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