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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) Cornell University trustees have selected University of Southern California Provost Elizabeth Garrett to be the Ivy League school's...
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Excellus BlueCross BlueShield has released a report on vaccination rates. It suggests upstate residents are more likely to get the flu or other...
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SOMERSET, N.Y. (AP) The wreck of a 253-foot British-built steamship that sank off Lake Ontario's western New York shore after colliding with another...
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Rochester's first bicycle boulevards were installed over the weekend. This is the latest effort to make the city more bicycle-friendly. Portions of...
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More than $3.2 million dollars is coming to Monroe County to help with lead abatement. That according to Senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten...
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Our guest is Lila Rose of Live Action, considered one of the most influential people in the pro-life movement. She spoke at Roberts Wesleyan College...
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In this hour, we bring in our writers panel to discuss how good writers seek to become better writers. Our panel, is led by NY Times writer and...
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New York Senator Charles Schumer says federal money will be coming to Rochester to help a new supermarket operator open up in the College Town...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York has requested federal permission to import out-of-state marijuana so children and young adults with epilepsy can get...
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The state department of health plans to launch a Spanish-language website in the upcoming open enrollment. National observers recommend that New York...
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