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About a third of Americans aren't up to date on their colon cancer screening. A new at-home test may help detect cancer in people who aren't willing...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Shark Girl is on display in Buffalo and at least one official from the statue's old home of Cincinnati feels a slight bite of...
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WXXI has been awarded a $200,000 grant from The Corporation for Public Broadcasting to help Rochester improve youth outcomes for all students from...
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A longstanding Labor Day tradition in the Rochester area will have a different look this year. The parade, usually one of the largest Labor Day...
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The long-awaited results of New York State's mandatory teacher evaluations are in. Data released by the State Education Department shows that 86...
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First hour: Organized labor roundtable Second hour: Recording artist David Lanz
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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Lions third-string quarterback Kellen Moore threw two touchdown passes in making one last case to make the roster in a 23-0...
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There's a new interactive way to look at all the development activity in downtown Rochester.It's an investment map found at rochesterdowntown.com, a...
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Upgrades to two Rochester schools are complete just in time for the new school year. State and local officials joined school staff and families to...
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