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Rufus Cappadocia began playing the cello when he was three-years-old. 14 years later, he added a fifth string to his instrument, and was thinking...
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We preview this Sunday's Academy Awards. Our guests give their predictions for who will win, who should win, and we discuss how this year's Oscar...
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Officials with Windstream have announced some staffing changes in Rochester due to the company’s recent merger with EarthLink. The company says it...
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President Donald Trump makes his first address to congress on Tuesday at 9 p.m. WXXI News brings you coverage of the address on-air, online, and on...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Local producers of beer, wine, cider and liquor have opened 32 new off-site stores in New York State in the past year _ evidence...
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NEW YORK (AP & WXXI News) J.C. Penney says it will be closing anywhere from 130 to 140 stores as well as two distribution centers over the next...
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The Trump administration’s decision to rescind protections for transgender students will not affect New York state, according to the state’s...
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A coalition of government, labor and business groups is pushing for more investment in New York State's water infrastructure needs. A number of local...
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Officials in Steuben County are bracing for the possibility that hundreds of jobs may be leaving. Kraft Heinz has sent out a notice to 330 employees...
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Congresswoman Louise Slaughter toured the ongoing progress of the Rochester Intermodal Station Thursday, as work on its interior kicks into high gear...
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