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The Republican challenger in the race for New York Attorney General has begun airing TV ads and is making an issue of incumbent Eric Schneiderman’s...
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Alzheimer’s disease only strikes an older population, right? Not so. Amy Norton was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s at 43 years old and it’s...
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The 25th annual Rochester Labor Film Series starts next month at the Dryden Theatre. The series focuses on classic films, modern films and...
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Governor Cuomo is non-committal about whether he’ll debate his Democratic and Republican opponents in the fall elections. Cuomo, who spoke after an...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A woman accused along with her boyfriend of abducting and sexually abusing two young Amish sisters is due in court for a...
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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York State Fair is kicking off its 12-day run with national touring acts and a new operator for the rides on the midway...
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(AP) Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly received encouraging news in his battle with cancer. An initial physical exam showed no evidence of sinus...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car...
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Rochester and other cities that had considered housing some of the immigrant children from Central America won’t have to consider that possibility...
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A Quinnipiac University poll shows the race for Governor virtually unchanged since the spring, with incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo far ahead of his...
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