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NEW YORK (AP) For U.S. moms, the typical time between pregnancies is about 2-1/2 years but nearly a third of women space their children too close, a...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's Board of Elections is getting conflicting prods on whether to close the so-called "LLC loophole" in campaign finance...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo saw a big bump in income last year thanks to his memoir. The Democratic governor's tax return shows he...
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Mayor Warren says the practice of busing students to the Transit Center has to stop. Warren blames the recent acts of violence, including a fight...
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We landed a probe on a comet. How in the world did we do that? In November, the Rosetta spacecraft completed a 10-year journey to catch up to Comet...
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We're getting up-to-speed on stem cell research. The debate was raging a decade ago: embryonic vs. adult stem cells. Many local scientists pushed for...
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Fairport Police officers will soon be using body cameras. The department considers the use of such cameras as an effective law enforcement tool that...
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A two-million dollar gift from Springwater residents Ann and Carl Meyers will help UR Medicine build a new cancer center in Dansville. It will be...
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WASHINGTON (AP) Manufacturing activity in New York shrank in April for the first time in four months, a sign that the strong dollar and sluggish...
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It’s been said that where art flourishes, so does economic development. The City of Rochester has plans to make this a reality in some of the...
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