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NEW YORK (AP) — Plaques honoring Gen. Robert E. Lee were removed from a church property in Brooklyn on Wednesday, and the governor called on the Army...
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New Yorkers who sign up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act exchanges for individuals will see their premiums rise by an average of 14...
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NYS Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says there has been a settlement that will help some of the students impacted by the sudden closure of...
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Transgender New Yorkers should now have a greater chance of getting medical services covered by insurance. New York State has issued a letter that...
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You may have seen sheets hanging from a number of bridges Wednesday morning on your way into work; they were part of a demonstration raising...
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Throughout their lives, and even from one generation to the next, African and American and Latino residents of the 9-county Rochester region fare...
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Mayor Lovely Warren made two announcements furthering the City of Rochester's efforts to protect the environment and combat climate change. Warren...
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First hour: Reactions to the memo about race and gender at Google Second hour : Themes of Joni Mitchell's Blue album, and the music of female singer...
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NPR recently released its list of the top 150 music albums by women of all time. Joni Mitchell's Blue topped the list, inspiring the Smith Opera...
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The debate over Google's decision to fire an engineer has served as a kind of Rorschach Test. James Damore posted a memo criticizing Google's hiring...
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