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About a year and a half after launching its body-worn camera program, the Rochester Police Department is getting new cameras. The existing cameras...
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First hour: The language we use when talking about school shootings Second hour: Why we want to see classic TV shows rebooted
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Crews continue to work to clear the scene after a train derailment in the Town of Attica on Thursday afternoon. The train’s two crew members, an...
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Some Democratic lawmakers are pushing for a measure that would make anonymous political ads on Facebook and other social media illegal. They say the...
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A technology start-up company with roots in Rochester and RIT is getting some help from New York State. The company is called Token and it was...
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First hour: What's happening with photonics in Rochester? Second hour: Discussing the proposed changes to the SNAP program
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President Trump wants to reduce funding for food stamp programs and change the way the SNAP program works. Critics have called it the "Blue Apron of...
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Rochester is known for its work in optics and photonics, and now an accelerator program hopes to expand the next generation of technology in these...
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It was a sweeter than usual Valentine’s Day for employees at LiDestri Food and Drink. The Rochester based producer of food, beverages and spirits...
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