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  1. 4-year-old boy dies after being hit by vehicle in RochesterRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Authorities say officers and an ambulance crew responded around 5:20 p.m. for reports of an accident involving a child who had been hit by a pickup truck on Parsells Avenue. Police say the boy was taken to a hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

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  2. 1 man fatally shot, another hurt at Rochester intersectionRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Police are investigating the shooting death of one man and the wounding of another after gunfire erupted at an intersection in the city. Officials say officers responded around 4:45 p.m. Monday to a report of a shooting at Jefferson and Frost avenues.

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  3. NY man gets 20 years to life in death of 17-month-old girlRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A western New York man who pleaded guilty to murdering the 17-month-old daughter of his former girlfriend has been sentenced to 20 years to life in prison. Last month, Favata admitted to violently shaking, squeezing, beating and choking the toddler several times in the months leading up to the child's death in April 2014.

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  4. Massive rescue effort on top of Mt. AscutneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    It took 85 people nearly all day to rescue a 42-year-old woman from the top of Mount Ascutney. The chief says conditions were dangerous with temps in the 20s and snow and ice.

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  5. Western NY man pleads guilty to murdering 17-month-old girlRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A 25-year-old western New York man has pleaded guilty to murdering the 17-month-old daughter of his former girlfriend. Cory Favata admitted Friday in state Supreme Court in Rochester to violently shaking, squeezing, beating and choking the toddler several times in the months leading up to the child's death in April 2014.

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  6. Rochester man dies after hit-and-run accidentRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Police say a man walking along a city street late Thursday night was struck by a car. The victim was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital, where he died early Friday.

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  7. Rochester airport wins $40M for terminal, other overhaulsRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Rochester's airport will get $40 million as the first winner of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's upstate airport competition. The Greater Rochester International Airport plans to combine the money with $23 million in local funds to overhaul the terminal, construct a new cellphone lot and make upgrades to security, concessions and passenger lounges.

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  8. Another plea in kidnapping, torture of 2 NY college studentsRead the original story

    Sep 7, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A third defendant has pleaded guilty to being part of a plot to kidnap and terrorize two New York college students. Twenty-year-old Samantha Hughes is one of nine people charged after the abduction and torture of the two University of Rochester seniors in December.

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  9. Police: Pedestrian killed as 2 drivers race in Rochester, NYRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Police say a woman has been struck and killed by a driver who was racing another driver on a busy street in Rochester. The Democrat and Chronicle of Rochester reports that the 46-year-old woman was hit as she crossed Lake Avenue shortly before 12:30 a.m. Saturday.

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  10. FBI: Missing teenage girl abducted, raped, thrown into swampRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    An FBI agent, citing a statement from a prison inmate, says a teenage girl who disappeared from Myrtle Beach seven years ago was abducted, gang-raped, shot to death and thrown into an alligator-infested swamp. Agent Gerrick Munoz this week gave the first detailed account of what investigators think happened to 17-year-old Brittanee Drexel of Rochester, New York, after she disappeared in 2009.

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  11. 3 planes needed to complete problem-plagued US-Canada tripRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A United Airlines ExpressJet flight from New Jersey to Toronto had to make an emergency landing in Rochester, New York, just hours after a previous flight carrying the same passengers had to return to the Newark airport. ExpressJet says Friday that Flight 4199 was near Rochester on Thursday when it was diverted to the western New York airport after the cockpit crew reported "a smoky odor" coming from a problem with the air conditioning.

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  12. Police: Western NY man dies after being hit by motorcyclistRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Authorities say a 56-year-old man is dead after he was hit and killed by a motorcycle while crossing a road in western New York. Police say the man wasn't in a crosswalk when he was hit just before noon on Monday in Rochester.

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  13. NY man pleads guilty to plotting New Year's terror attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Emanuel Lutchman is transported out of a Federal Building on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016, in Rochester, N.Y. Lutchman pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiracy to support the Islamic State. He faces up to 20 year... A 26-year-old ex-convict pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to plotting a New Year's Eve machete attack at a Rochester restaurant in the name of the Islamic State terrorist group.

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  14. New York man charged in triple stabbing in MarylandRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Charles County Sheriff's Office has identified the man who has been charged in the stabbings of three people in a car in Waldorf. The agency said in a news release Tuesday that 25-year-old Marcus Marques Allen of Rochester, New York, has been charged with three counts of attempted murder in Sunday's stabbings.

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  15. The Latest: Police: Slain Rochester man's vehicle foundRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The Latest on the investigation into the slaying of a suburban Rochester, New York, man whose two sons and estranged wife are charged with tampering with evidence in the case : Police say they've found the vehicle of a suburban Rochester man whose acid-mutilated body was found in the Finger Lakes region last week. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says investigators found 50-year-old Craig Rideout's Honda Odyssey on Tuesday morning in a park-and-ride lot near Interstate 490 outside Rochester.

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  16. Feds award Rochester astronomy researchers $1M in fundingRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Two Rochester researchers have been awarded more than $1 million to continue their study of gravitational waves - a phenomenon Albert Einstein predicted a century ago in his theory of general relativity.

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  17. Police: Motorcyclist, passenger killed in collision with SUVRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Authorities in western New York say a man driving a motorcycle and his passenger were killed after crashing into a sport utility vehicle. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says the crash happened around 12:30 p.m. Monday in Perinton, near Rochester.

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  18. Rochester airport seeks up to $40M for upgradesRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Officials are hoping to make major upgrades to Greater Rochester International Airport by winning up to $40 million from a state competition. The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reports Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announced Thursday the airport has applied for a portion of the $190 million pot of money available for airport improvements.

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  19. Ex-teacher's aide retried, convicted of raping NY studentRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2016 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A former western New York teacher's aide has been convicted of raping a 13-year-old boy after an appeals court threw out a previous conviction and ordered a new trial. A Monroe County jury convicted Jennifer Kennard of Irondequoit on Thursday of third-degree rape and endangering the welfare of a child.

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