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MAYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — A New York judge is expected to decide later this week whether to allow construction at the storied Chautauqua Institution...
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The Rochester Area Community Foundation has received the largest gift in its 44 year history--a donation of $61 million from the Sands family, which...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — State officials say more than 318 million pounds of electronic waste was diverted from landfills in the first three years of New...
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The U.S. Attorney who convicted both of the leaders of the legislature came to Albany Monday to speak to a conference of the state’s mayors. But...
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Why are migraines so hard to prevent, and so difficult to treat for some sufferers? Rochester Clinical Research is trying to change that. Neurologist...
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We've talked to a number of students who hate the FAFSA forms: confusing; unnecessarily long, with questions that seem irrelevant. Now, imagine a...
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Several local colleges and universities will benefit from grants announced Monday by Governor Cuomo. The more than $35 million is from the Higher...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued executive orders to stop therapists from providing so-called "gay conversion therapy" for New York minors. Gay...
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is under investigation over the alleged assault of two off-duty police officers at a...
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Officials at Lollypop Farm say they had a particularly busy day recently as the result of investigations into animal welfare. Last Thursday, humane...
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