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19th Ward illuminates streets in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

Fire on Main Street in Fairport

Boys and Girls Club holds annual Martin Luther King Jr. dinner

The Boys and Girls Club of Rochester held its annual Martin Luther King Jr. dinner on Monday night...

New incentive for college grads who stay in Upstate NY

Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced a new incentive to get college graduates to stay in Upstate New York cities..

Wegmans Cooking School closes

The Menu Cooking School at Wegmans' flagship store is no more...

Rochester mayoral race heats up

The race is on for Rochester’s next mayor. On Saturday, County Legislator and former Rochester Police Chief James Sheppard threw his hat in the ring...

Istanbul gunman captured after more than 2 weeks on run

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish police captured the gunman who carried out the deadly New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul, with officials saying Tuesday that he's an Uzbekistan national who trained in Afghanistan and confessed to the massacre.


Cuomo taps private commercial litigator for top court

Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo has nominated a private attorney with commercial litigation experience to fill a vacancy on New York's highest court.

Gene Cernan, last astronaut on the moon, dies at 82

Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, has died at age 82...

Spencerport woman crowned Miss NY USA

A local woman fulfilled her dream of winning the title of Miss NY USA...

Crews respond to Rush house fire

Firefighters from several companies responded to a house fire in Rush...

Massive gator recorded in Florida

People on social media are going crazy over a massive alligator recorded Sunday at a nature reserve in Polk County, Florida...

State offers $4.2 million to fund energy training programs

New York state is making available $4.2 million for training programs aimed at reducing energy use in buildings...

Ice storm sweeps across Midwest

A massive ice storm swept across the Midwest over the weekend, leaving thousands waking up without power...

On King Day, divisions and hope in the era of Trump

As Americans celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights leaders and activists are trying to reconcile the transition from the nation's first black president to a president-elect still struggling to connect with most non-white voters...

US official says Orlando shooter's widow has been arrested

A U.S. law enforcement official says the FBI has arrested the wife of the Orlando nightclub shooter...

Freezing rain advisory

There will be the potential of some freezing rain in our area Monday night and early Tuesday...

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

On Monday the community gathered to honor the work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr...

Oklahoma City firefighters rescue cow stuck in swimming pool

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Think it's hard for firefighters to rescue a cat in a tree? Try a cow in a swimming pool.

Zebra found dead, skinned near California's Hearst Castle

SAN SIMEON, Calif. (AP) — A zebra from a herd that roams the ranch around Hearst Castle was found dead and partly skinned on a beach on California's central coast, authorities said.

Trump promises health insurance for all

President-elect Donald Trump says his plan to replace the nation's health care law will include "insurance for everybody."

As robots take jobs, Europeans mull free money for all

PARIS (AP) - I am, therefore I'm paid.

Rochester Police: Woman pushed out of moving vehicle, driver charged

Rochester police say a man was charged with DWI after a woman was pushed out of a moving vehicle in Rochester...

Canandaigua McDonald’s takes reservations for Valentine’s Day

A local McDonald’s is helping to raise money for charity this Valentine’s Day...

Martin Luther King Day events in the area

Several events will take place in the area Monday to honor Martin Luther King Jr. on the day that bears his name...

Trumping Trump? Democrat Cuomo courts 'middle-class anger'

An ambitious Democratic governor with possible White House aspirations has a formula for staying blue in the time of Trump: Take your progressive message directly to angst-ridden middle-class voters...

Henrietta Fire Chief announces retirement

Henrietta Fire Chief James Comstock will retire later this month...

Amazon to accept food stamps in NY

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has selected seven retail firms to take part in a pilot designed to allow Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants to purchase groceries online...

Geneseo Police: Pair stole almost $500 worth of groceries

Two people from Geneseo are facing charges after police say they stole a shopping cart full of groceries...

Survey: More teens using drugs in Ontario County

A survey found more students are getting high in schools, but not by using typical drugs...

Kyrgyzstan: Cargo plane crash kills 37, destroys village

A Turkish cargo plane crashed Monday in a residential area just outside the main airport in Kyrgyzstan, killing 37 people on the ground and in the plane, the Emergency Situations Ministry said...

19-year-old killed in Long Pond Road crash

A second teen has passed away following a crash in Greece...

Non profit raising money to bring bike sharing to Rochester

The brakes aren't up on city-wide bike share program in Rochester. This bike share program would let you rent a bike around town. The city is on board with the program, but they aren't funding it.

Slaughter speaks out on danger of ACA repeal

Democratic Congresswoman Louise Slaughter spoke on Sunday about the dangers of repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA)...  

Cuomo on new push to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana

Governor Cuomo is again making a push to decriminalize- or at least lessen the penalties for- possession of small amounts of marijuana with no intent to sell...

Fourth Annual "Worship Celebration" of Martin Luther King Jr. takes place

A celebration was held Sunday in honor of Doctor Martin Luther King Jr...

22nd Winterfest takes place despite lack of snow

The 22nd annual Winterfest took place at Mendon Ponds Park on Sunday...

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