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Parole denied for the 9th time for John Lennon's killer
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — John Lennon's killer will remain behind bars after being denied parole for the ninth time. The New York state Board of Parole on...
Overturned Truck Blocks Downtown Rochester Traffic
An overturned tractor trailer caused major traffic problems in downtown Rochester Monday afternoon. There's no word of any injuries. A truck,...
Connections: Proxima Centauri B
Good news: we've found the future home of Earthlings. At least, that's what the headlines seem to indicate: Earth-like planet discovered, and it's...
Connections: Blame Democrats For the Rise of Trump?
Are Democrats to blame for the rise of Donald Trump? A growing number of anti-Trump conservative writers say the answer is yes. They say Democrats...
Schumer Wants to Start First National Firefighter Cancer Registry
Senator Charles Schumer wants to create a new national firefighter cancer registry, noting first responders are exposed to toxic chemicals that can...
Cuomo reels in shark, catches some criticism as well
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is catching criticism from conservationists for reeling in a 154.5-pound thresher shark off Long Island...
More Syrian Refugees Expected to Arrive in Rochester in 2017
The U.S. is expected to reach its target this week of taking in 10,000 Syrian war refugees as part of a resettlement program. Since January of last...
New York appoints privacy officer to protect student data
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York State Education Department has hired a chief privacy officer to protect student and teacher data. Commissioner...
Lake Ontario Explorers Hope WWII Aircraft is Their Next Discovery
A team of underwater explorers that recently found the wreck of a 18th century commercial sailing vessel in Lake Ontario say what they're looking for...
Alstom-Amtrak Contract Finalized; Hundreds Of Jobs Expected To Be Created In Hornell
Local officials are touting the recent announcement that a big rail equipment contract has been won by a company with a Southern Tier operation. News...
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