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First hour: James Hansen on climate change Second hour: David Roediger on race in American history
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A packaging plant for Heluva Good Cheese in Wayne County will be closed by fall. The facility in Sodus is described as a “cut and wrap” operation,...
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Irondequoit Police are investigating the discovery of human remains in Durand Eastman Park. Police tell Time Warner Cable News, that at about 8 a.m....
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Sens. Charles Schumer and Richard Blumenthal have introduced legislation that would require railroads to install additional...
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Houghton College has completed its 2.5 megawatt on-site solar energy installation, which officials say is currently the largest on a college campus...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Synthetic marijuana has sent 160 people to hospitals in New York state in a little over a week, a spike that prompted authorities to...
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ATLANTA (AP) — Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards, defying the latest attempt by...
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If you are a record collector, Saturday is a big day at local stores. Your favorite store will have special events, live music and appearances to...
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The U.S. Coast Guard on Friday night recovered the body of what appeared to be a young man on Lake Ontario, about 200 yards away from the Coast Guard...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's comptroller on Friday approved a $565 million contract award to Xerox to redesign and operate the information...
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