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Thousands of athletes are participating in the Special Olympics New York State Winter Games Saturday. The second floor of the convention center was...
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A Rochester City School District student has been charged with making a threat to people at East High School. Deputy Mayor Cedric Alexander and...
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Out on farmland in western New York, near the shore of Lake Erie, is Five & 20 Spirits and Brewing. Here, they make more than just booze. They also...
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Where should residents call to report possible child abuse? The county or the state? Since 2015, Monroe County residents have had to rely on calling...
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The Libertarian candidate for governor says while he’s concerned about school shootings, he still thinks New York’s gun control laws, known as the...
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Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes...
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Black Panther is not just a box office smash; it has already become a cultural touchstone. Our panel will discuss the movie, its themes, and its...
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It's a name you haven't heard, but Dave Stevenson is a "legend" in the world of interplanetary science. That's according to the U of R's own Adam...
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President Trump is hosting Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the White House. The two leaders are holding a joint news conference. This...
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First hour: Planetary scientist David Stevenson Second hour: How Black Panther became a cultural touchstone
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