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New numbers out Thursday from the NYS Education Department shows little change in high school graduation rates for the Rochester School District over...
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Gamblers could be lining up at the slot machines at a new Seneca County casino as early as January or February of 2016. That's according to Jimmy...
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Environmentalists are celebrating after Governor Cuomo says there will be no hydro fracking in New York for now, citing inconclusive scientific...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ New York's attorney general wants retailers to stop selling toy guns that are nearly indistinguishable from real firearms. Eric...
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Christmas on the battlefield. 100 years ago next week, the Germans and the British (along with the French and Belgian soldiers) laid down their guns...
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What do our media consuming habits say about us? The pejorative term is “binge watching,” and it refers to watching an entire season of a show in one...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Sullivan, Schenectady and Seneca counties have been selected as sites for casinos in upstate New York, a panel announced Wednesday...
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(TWC & WXXI News) At a New York state cabinet meeting Wednesday, acting state Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker and state DEC Commissioner...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Republican George Pataki said he is "very seriously" considering a run for president in 2016, arguing that the nation needs a chief...
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Voters have approved the Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES capital project. The measure on Tuesday passed by a vote of 607 to 99. The $29.2 million project...
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