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Coronavirus in Monroe County: 108 new cases

Coronavirus in Monroe County: 108 new cases


Monroe County District Attorney Sandra Doorley

Monroe County District Attorney's Office among those reviewing AG's Cuomo report


Majority of NY Assembly would oust Cuomo if he doesn't quit

Some local gyms not requiring masks

Marist poll: 59% of NYers want Cuomo to step down as calls for resignation continue

Louis C.K. to perform at Kodak Center next month

A controversial comedian is coming to Rochester.


Rochester Police: Man arrested in murder of mother of children

26-year-old Ahmed Ali was taken into custody Tuesday and charged with second-degree murder.


Consumer Alert: Insider tips on ways to save your back to school buck

Back-to-school shopping can be a budget buster.


Cuomo investigation: What we know and what's next

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's months-long fall from grace reached a nadir Tuesday, when investigators said they substantiated sexual harassment allegations against him from 11 women, many of whom have worked for him.


Summer in Rochester: What's on, what's off

News10NBC is providing this guide for you to see what's on, what's off, and what still is being determined.


Masking Guidelines: A list of places that want the fully-vaccinated to wear masks

As of Monday, Monroe County, Ontario County and Wayne County meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s threshold for "substantial" COVID-19 transmission.


First Alert Weather: Fair weather prevails this week

What you see is pretty much what you get the rest of this week.


Gates Police: Teen arrested, charged in connection to ATM robberies

GPD Chief James VanBrederode said an alert neighbor spotted someone lurking in some bushes by a Key Bank drive-up ATM on Spencerport Road around 10:30 Tuesday night.


2 rescued, hospitalized after house fire on Sherman Street

Crews went to the scene on Sherman Street near Woodrow Street just after 6:30 a.m.


Head of UN health agency seeks vaccine booster moratorium

WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus made the appeal mostly to wealthier countries that have far outpaced the developing world in numbers of vaccinations.


Assembly Speaker: Assembly will 'look to conclude our impeachment investigation as quickly as possible'

The New York State Assembly held a conference Tuesday afternoon on the Attorney General's report concerning sexual harassment allegations against Gov. Andrew Cuomo.


Local Cuomo accuser reacts to probe's findings

Back in March, Sherry Vill accused Gov. Andrew Cuomo of grabbing her face and kissing her without consent when he toured her flood-damaged home in 2017.


Bob Duffy, Cuomo's former lieutenant governor, on AG report

News that a state investigation has bolstered sexual misconduct allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo came as a jolt to the man who was Cuomo’s number two for four years.


Police: Man killed in motorcycle crash on Genesee Street, police looking for vehicle

Police went to the scene on Genesee Street near Frost Avenue around 1 a.m.


Cuomo denies allegations detailed in AG report: 'I never touched anyone inappropriately'

Though James’ investigation concluded without any referrals to criminal prosecutors, local authorities could decide to use its evidence and findings to mount their own cases. 


Man who fatally stabbed Pentagon officer had troubled past

The Pentagon Force Protection Agency identified the slain officer as George Gonzalez, a New York native and Army veteran who served in Iraq and joined the police force three years ago. He died after being attacked Tuesday morning on a bus platform outside the Pentagon.


NY AG report: Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women, promoted 'hostile work environment'

The investigation, conducted by two outside lawyers, found that the Cuomo administration was a “hostile work environment” and that it was “rife with fear and intimidation.”


Taking Flight: News10NBC goes In-Depth on the future of space tourism

How much would you pay to go into space?


Heading to Canada?? You'll also need a negative test

The border is set to reopen Friday.


You might need to update your Excelsior Pass, here's how to do it

More places—including certain restaurants and other businesses say they will start asking for those proofs of vaccination. So- what do you do?


NY report details CNN's Chris Cuomo's role advising brother

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo appeared to offer advice on a statement by his brother, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, addressing allegations of sexual harassment, according to a report issued on Tuesday.


Women's groups weigh in on NY AG's Cuomo report

The New York State Attorney General’s report and governor's response has people talking about some important topics as it comes to women in the workplace.


Reaction to outcome of AG's sexual harassment investigation into Cuomo

New York State Attorney General Letitia James released a report that found Gov. Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed multiple current and former state government employees.


Lollypop: Only 4 cats who still need homes after Perinton fire where 90+ cats were rescued

Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester has managed to find homes for most of the more than 90 cats that were rescued after a Perinton home caught fire in January.


Schools still waiting on guidance from New York State for reopening

With each week that ticks by and ever-changing CDC guidance on fighting COVID-19, area school districts are anxiously awaiting direction from the state on the start of schools.


Henrietta motorcyclist dies after crash on Calkins Road in Henrietta

Deputies with the Monroe County Sheriff's Office are investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle in Henrietta.


READ: NY AG's sexual harassment report on Cuomo

The full 168-page report can be found here.


First Alert Weather: More fine August weather Wednesday

High pressure remains planted over the Great Lakes, keeping our weather fair and dry through much of this week.


Former Parma music teacher who secretly recorded students sentenced to 50 years

A U.S. district judge sentenced the former Parma music teacher who admitted to secretly recording his students to 50 years in federal prison.


Gates Police Department warns residents about robberies at ATMs

The Gates Police Department is warning people to be careful of going to ATMs in the town late at night.


Assemblyman Bronson calls for Cuomo's resignation after AG report's findings

Reaction was swift from state lawmakers, Democrats and Republicans alike, calling for the governor's resignation.


Man sentenced to 20 years in prison for Geneseo Walmart stabbing

A Beaver Dams man was sentenced to 20 years in prison and five years post-release supervision Tuesday for stabbing a woman at the Geneseo Walmart back in June of 2020.


Chief: 3 adults, 2 children hospitalized with injuries after rollover crash on Thruway

Three adults and two children were hospitalized with serious injuries after a rollover crash on the New York State Thruway Tuesday morning.


Police: Woman and teenager injured in stabbing on Avenue D

A woman and a teenager are injured but expected to survive after a stabbing on Avenue D Tuesday morning.


NYC will require vaccination proof for indoor dining, gyms

The new requirement, which will go into effect on Aug. 16, applies to indoor dining, gyms and indoor entertainment venues.