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At a time when tuition hikes are commonplace, one educational institution is lowering the cost of its two-year MBA program by over $10,000. That's...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo says that Rochester's anti-poverty programs will benefit by receiving a portion of the $5.4 million in federal funding that the...
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First hour: Obesity in kids before the teenage years Second hour: Understanding black holes
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School starts for most districts this week and next, and it’s the first time when New York Schools can supply their nurses with a drug to reverse the...
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With Labor Day approaching, and an election year approaching, we sit down with local labor leaders to discuss the issues most pressing to them. What...
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We preview the eighth annual Sankofa Evening of Theatre & Jazz. Fresh off conversations about the impact of controversial imagery in rap music,...
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A recall of frozen corn by a Brockport based food processing company will affect a large supermarket in the Rochester area. The recall is by a...
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Geva Theatre's Executive Tom Parrish is leaving to take a position in Rhode Island. Parrish, who joined Geva in 2011, will become the new Executive...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York State Police are assigning 15 senior investigators to help campus and local police statewide deal with college date rapes...
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Sarah Ackroyd is a medical student at University of Rochester. She's studying to be an oncologist. "As you can imagine the cost of education has been...
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