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The British writer Johann Hari has just released a new book about how to treat depression. It's a book that makes a case for a much different...
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo has introduced legislation to end what’s known as the carried interest loophole, a measure long sought by the left of the governor’...
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Webster native Kate Lee won a Grammy award in 2017 as part of the O'Connor Band , which won for Best Bluegrass Album. Lee has become a standout lead...
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Rochester will not be the home for Amazon’s second headquarters. On Thursday morning, Amazon released the list of 20 finalist cities, pared down from...
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The longtime president and CEO of the YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County says it's become even more challenging for women to move out of poverty...
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After 33 years as the head of the YWCA of Rochester & Monroe County, Jeanne Carroll is stepping down. Her last day will be April 30. In a statement...
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A report by Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s tax department lists ways that New Yorkers could get around the loss of some of their state and local tax deductions...
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Do you feel your property tax assessment is fair? Do you understand how the process works? Maybe more importantly, if you want to challenge your...
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This hour, we have a conversation about mental health in the African American community, with a focus on the psychic cost of racism. According to the...
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The University of Rochester campus newspaper, the Campus Times, is exploring more stories of students claiming their sexual harassment cases were...
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