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  1. Immigrant family's detention prompts angry demonstrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 24 | CBS News

    Protesters rallied Thursday night around an immigrant family detained by the Border Patrol in upstate New York, reports CBS Rochester station WROC-TV. The station says agents took two women, their five young chidren and the women's 12 year old brother into custody after being called to the scene of a traffic stop by police in Geneseo. 7 comments

  2. Alzheimer's deaths almost doubled in last 15 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | CBS News

    Alzheimer's disease claims nearly twice as many American lives annually as it did just 15 years ago, a new report shows. "And that's frankly alarming," said Keith Fargo, director of scientific programs and outreach at the Alzheimer's Association, which produced the report.

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  3. Cops: Liquor store owner beaten to death with wine bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | CBS News

    Police say a beloved Rochester, N.Y. liquor store owner was beaten to death with a wine bottle after the suspect robbed her store, reports CBS affiliate WROC. Kevin Quander pleaded not guilty Saturday to first-degree murder and robbery in the Thursday night death of Charlotte Lahr, 46. Police allege Quander robbed Lahr's store, Char's South Ave. Wine and Liquor, at knifepoint and then repeatedly bludgeoned Lahr in the head and face with the wine bottle.

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  4. Woman suffers "horrific" injuries in pit bull attack, dog killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | CBS News

    A woman in Rochester, New York, remains hospitalized with what police describe as "horrific" injuries after she was mauled by a pit bull before officers shot and killed the dog. Police say 33-year-old Maria Schaffer is in guarded condition at a hospital Thursday, a day after she was attacked by a pit bull outside a home in Rochester.

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  5. Powerful civilian imaging satellite launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | CBS News

    A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket boosted a sophisticated commercial imaging satellite into orbit Friday, a for-profit surveillance station equipped with a powerful camera capable of resolving objects slightly larger than a football anywhere on the surface of the planet. Running nearly two months late because of a major wildfire near the launch pad in September, the Atlas 5's Russian-built RD-180 first stage engine ignited at 1:30 p.m. EST and a moment later, the 194-foot-tall rocket began climbing away from launch complex 3 at Vandenberg Air Force Base northwest of Los Angeles.

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  6. Almanac: The punch clockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | CBS News

    On October 30, 1894, Daniel M. Cooper, of Rochester, N.Y., received a patent for his "Workman's Time Recorder" - the first device to use a card to record the time at which an employee punched in and punched out from the job. Work has never been the same since.

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  7. Almanac: Workplace time clockRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | CBS News

    On October 30, 1894, Daniel M. Cooper, of Rochester, N.Y., received a patent for his "Workman's Time Recorder." And now a page from our "Sunday Morning" Almanac: October 30th, 1894, 122 years ago today ... the perfect day for a workplace punch.

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  8. Dead man wins N.Y. Assembly primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | CBS News

    Days after killing himself, a vocal advocate for gun rights and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has won a New York primary election. Assemblyman Bill Nojay was facing a fraud trial in Cambodia and reportedly under FBI scrutiny when he went to his family's cemetery plot in Rochester and shot himself in front of an arriving police officer on Friday.

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  9. FBI: Missing teen abducted, raped, thrown into swampRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | CBS News

    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 whole on a spring break trip. His account, contained in a federal court transcript obtained by The Post and Courier of Charleston , is based on a statement from a prison inmate who claims he was present when she was killed.

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  10. Summer camp kids dig up ancient artifactRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | CBS News

    Students from the Rochester City School District are doing archaeological digs as part of the Rochester Young Scholars Academy at Geneseo camp to develop interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. One group found a Native American artifact thought by archaeologists to be between 3,000 and 6,000 years old.

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  11. a Socks appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | CBS News

    Gretchen Spittler and Tony Trinchera, of Rochester, N.Y., have been married for six years. Gretchen adores Tony from head to toe ... well, almost.

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