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Overdose deaths in the United States have more than doubled since 1999, outpacing automobile accidents as the leading cause of injury in 35 states...
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There are plans to renovate the Cadillac Hotel in Rochester. City officials say the 90 year old building could become part of a downtown renaissance...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York state's private colleges and universities have a new, affirmative sexual consent policy to combat campus sexual violence....
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NEW YORK (AP) The city is talking to the U.S. women's soccer team about the possibility of a parade following its World Cup victory. Mayor Bill de...
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The urban music festival "ROC the Park" makes a return engagement this summer. Mayor Lovely Warren says regional and local acts will be featured in...
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Each year, hundreds of refugees from around the world begin a new life in Rochester. They come from places like Cuba, Sudan, the Congo, Nepal and...
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The Rochester Lancers have shut down, and the owner of the indoor soccer team says it's due to a huge increase in workers compensation costs.....
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state has taken steps to stop lenders from giving high-interest loans to service members. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Patients and their caregivers plan to gather outside New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's office to plead for early access to medical...
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New numbers from television networks show that Sunday’s world cup final was the most watched soccer game ever on U.S. television. It's estimated...
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