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Nearly 8000 runners are participating in the annual Color Run in Rochester on Saturday. The annual 5K race features stops where runners are doused...
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The acquisition of Exelis Inc. by Harris Corporation is expected to close next week. On Friday, Exelis announced its shareholders approved the merger...
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We’re talking about neurodiversity in the workplace. Between 60 and 70 percent of people living with autism in America are unemployed. We’ll touch...
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Jennifer Henley, the director of security operations at Facebook, recently gave a keynote address at RIT. As head of security for a site that has...
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A Rochester police officer has received one of the highest civilian awards for saving four small children from a burning minivan. Christine Wilson...
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A researcher at the University of Rochester has developed a smart phone app they believe could help diminish the spread of Ebola and connect patients...
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There’s a push by business groups and Republicans in the State Senate, as well as Governor Andrew Cuomo, a Democrat, to make the state’s 2% per year...
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Between 60 – 70 percent of people living with autism in America are unemployed, And we’ll touch base with families who are working to support people...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) The top lawyer to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to meet with representatives of other state leaders to discuss potential changes...
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What’s happening to Latino students in the Rochester City School District with special needs? A recent watchdog report from the Democrat &...
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