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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York lawmakers are considering legislation to limit the amount of prescription opioid drugs patients can get after an initial...
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Rochester officials and residents will gather Monday night at an historic landmark in the city. Mayor Lovely Warren and representatives of Bausch +...
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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An unfamiliar driver, an American no less, ushered in a new era at Indianapolis Motor Speedway by outlasting his faster rivals —...
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The story of a girl's mysterious murder in 1979 continues in the fifth episode of this series. While Carl Koppleman worked to link missing person...
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There are Memorial Day parades around our area Sunday and Monday. Sunday, Irondequoit holds its parade at 3pm. It begins at Irondequoit High School...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Some New York lawmakers want to mandate that complaints about possible abuse or neglect of disabled or mentally ill people in...
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WILMINGTON, N.Y. (AP) — A community group is addressing what it calls a "poop problem" in the Adirondacks by providing portable toilets at popular...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state may soon begin tracking the number of nonfatal heroin and opioid overdoses. The state Senate and Assembly agreed...
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The historic Dentzel Carousel is open for the season at Ontario Beach Park in Charlotte. It’s the carousel’s 111th continuous season. The carousel...
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If you’re planning to fly out of the Greater Rochester International Airport this summer, expect the usual additional number of passengers, but not...
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