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  1. Remains of pilot shot down in WWII coming home for burialRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 28 | News Times

    This undated photo provided by the Department of Defense shows Army Air Forces 1st Lt. Robert Mains.

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  2. Connecticut-manufactured Wiffle Ball inducted into Toy Hall of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | News Times

    The three toys inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame Class of 2017, from top left, the Wiffle Ball, the paper airplane and the board game Clue. The trio was honored at the upstate New York hall on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017.

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  3. Clue, Wiffle Ball, paper airplane enter Toy Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | News Times

    This undated photo provided by The Strong shows the three toys inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame Class of 2017, from top left, the Wiffle Ball, the paper airplane and the board game Clue. The trio was honored at the upstate New York hall on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017.

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  4. Past due: Freelancers, small businesses struggle to get paidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | News Times

    In this Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, photo, freelancer Jaimyn Chang works in the solitude of his home office in Raleigh, N.C. Chang does search engine optimization work for small businesses and now requires a credit card number up front to do work because of the many times people didn't pay.

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  5. The Latest: Judge hears about asylum seekers' detentionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | News Times

    This undated photo provided by Yaquelin Barrueta via the New York Civil Liberties Union, shows Johan Barrios Ramos, a 41-year-old Cuban who was held in detention in the U.S. after arriving from Cuba where, he said, he was imprisoned for "anti-Cuba" activities that included his involvement with political opposition.

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  6. As far right rises, LGBTQ gun group hits firing line in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | News Times

    The Trigger Warning Queer & Trans Gun Club meets once a month to shoot long guns in a field near Rochester, New York. Anxious about an armed and organized extreme right, they started a club to teach members how to take up arms.

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  7. Owning It: Positive attitude guides Tauck president TombaughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | News Times

    Tombaugh, president of Wilton-based luxury travel company Tauck, doesn't want to hear it. Figure it out, she says.

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  8. Boxer immortalized in 'Raging Bull' dies at 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | News Times

    In one of Hollywood's most iconic roles, Robert DeNiro played boxer Jake LaMotta in "Raging Bull" in 1980. LaMotta's fiance announced Sept.

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  9. Reunited after 50 years, couple marries in hospital roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | News Times

    In this Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 photo provided by Rochester General Hospital, Jennifer Meyerink and Stephen Walbert share a moment during their wedding in Walbert's hospital room at Rochester General Hospital, in Rochester, N.Y., where Walbert is being treated for leukemia.

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  10. University apologizes for slide suggesting masturbationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | News Times

    This October 2015 photo shows the campus of Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, N.Y. The western New York university has apologized after being criticized for a slide shown during a student orientation session that suggested masturbation as a deterrent to sexual assault. less This October 2015 photo shows the campus of Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, N.Y. The western New York university has apologized after being criticized for a slide shown during a student ... more ROCHESTER, N.Y. - A university that during a student orientation session showed a slide that appeared to suggest masturbation as a deterrent to sexual assault has apologized.

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  11. A monkey named Spiderman dies in New York at age 43Read the original story

    Sep 2, 2017 | News Times

    This undated photo provided by the Seneca Park Zoo Society on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017, shows a spider monkey named Spiderman who died of terminal cancer at the Seneca Park Zoo in Rochester, N.Y. At 43-years-old, Spiderman was among the oldest spider monkeys in conservation care.

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  12. Ken Kaiser, umpire who quit during labor talks, dies at 72Read the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | News Times

    In this June 8, 1997, file photo, home plate umpire Ken Kaiser, left, and Texas Rangers manager Johnny Oates go over the lineup before a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals in Kansas City, Mo. Kaiser, a former major league umpire, died in his hometown of Rochester, N.Y., on Tuesday, Aug. 8, the World Umpires Association said Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017.

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  13. Antwoine Anderson displayed a knack for hitting big shots during his three seasons at Fordham.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | News Times

    Clutch Shots 101 could be a course taught at UConn. Certainly, there have been enough prized pupils from the men's basketball team over the years.

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  14. Norwalk supermarket chain mulls mall expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | News Times

    Stew Leonard's and GGP confirmed in June 2017 they are working together to site a supermarket at one of GGP's destination malls and shopping centers in the Tri-state area, without immediately specifying a location. Westport's Robert Williams is pictured shopping in March 2017 at Stew Leonard's in Norwalk, Conn., where the company is based.

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  15. 10 Things to Know for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | News Times

    Stephanie Woodward, of Rochester, NY, who has spina bifida and uses a wheelchair, is removed from a sit-in at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office as she and other disability rights advocates protest proposed funding caps to Medicaid, Thursday, June 22, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. less Stephanie Woodward, of Rochester, NY, who has spina bifida and uses a wheelchair, is removed from a sit-in at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office as she and other disability rights advocates protest ... more Washington's Markelle Fultz, wearing basketball-themed shoes, poses for photos on the red carpet before the start of the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in New York.

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  16. Capitol police arrest protesters outside McConnell's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | News Times

    Capitol Police prepare to remove a man from a sit-in of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office, as he and others protest proposed caps to Medicaid Thursday, June 22, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. less Capitol Police prepare to remove a man from a sit-in of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office, as he and others protest proposed caps to Medicaid Thursday, June 22, 2017, on Capitol Hill in ... more People are removed from a sit-in outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office as they protest proposed cuts to Medicaid, Thursday, June 22, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington. 10 comments

  17. Paychecks keep coming for NY judge despite arrest, absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | News Times

    In this June 8, 2017 frame from video provided by 13WHAM, Rochester City Court Judge Leticia Astacio, center, appears in a Rochester, N.Y., courtroom after being jailed for skipping a DWI-related court date and taking an extended trip to a monastery in the mountains of Thailand. At right is her attorney, Ed Fiandach.

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  18. Westport firm buys airgun, bow maker CrosmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | News Times

    On Monday, June 5, 2017, Westport, Conn.-based Compass Diversified Holdings announced plans to acquire airgun and bow maker Crosman of East Bloomfield, N.Y. On Monday, June 5, 2017, Westport, Conn.-based Compass Diversified Holdings announced plans to acquire airgun and bow maker Crosman of East Bloomfield, N.Y. Compass Diversified Holdings is acquiring Crosman, an East Bloomfield, N.Y.-based maker of airguns and bows for hunting and target competitions. Westport-based Compass is acquiring Crosman for $152 million, with the manufacturer reporting net revenue of $118 million for the 12-month period ending April 30, 2017.

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  19. Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | News Times

    This Tuesday, May 23, 2017, photo shows GW Pharmaceuticals' Epidiolex, a medicine made from marijuana, but without TCH, in New York. According to a study published Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine the medicine cut seizures in kids with a severe form of epilepsy, which strengthens the case for more research into pot's possible health benefits.

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  20. Driver killed, passenger injured in fiery crash in New FairfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2017 | News Times

    State police said a driver was headed southbound on Route 39 at 12:50 a.m. when he or she lost control of the car and crashed into a utility pole in front of 85 Route 39. The car caught on fire. The driver was pronounced dead at the crash.

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