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The state education commissioner’s plans to quell the testing opt out movement is getting some backlash from some Republicans in the legislature,...
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Some of the victims from last week's mass shooting on Genesee Street in Rochester had ties to Teen Empowerment, an organization that uses creative...
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Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie was at the Monroe Community College Applied Technologies Center speaking with members of the Workforce Development...
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More than 50 protesters gathered outside the Federal Building in Rochester late Wednesday afternoon in support of a nuclear arms deal with Iran. They...
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A legal battle over a hotly contested Utah law banning minimum prices for contact lenses is set to come before a federal...
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First hour: Looking for integrity in the boardroom, capitol, church, and ballpark Second hour: Work culture, life balance, and lessons from the NYT...
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The recent downturn in the financial markets may have some impact on the Fed's decision on whether to raise interest rates. But a top Fed official...
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Area media organizations and Governor Cuomo are reacting to today's incident in Virginia where a TV news crew, the reporter and videographer, were...
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A group protesting a controversial panel on the Dentzel carousel at Ontario Beach Park says they won't stop until the panel is taken down. Our...
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A four day event celebrating the life and music of singer and guitarist Eddie “Son” House is underway in Rochester, sponsored by Geva Theatre....
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