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  1. Republican NY Assemblyman Errigo charged with taking bribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Albany Times Union

    Republican New York state Assemblyman Joseph Errigo was charged Wednesday with taking a bribe to introduce legislation that would have helped a developer. Errigo appeared briefly in U.S. District Court on counts of bribery and fraud. 3 comments

  2. Attica teacher stalked by prison guard awarded $7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Albany Times Union

    A former teacher at Attica Correctional Facility who was hounded by a male co-worker resulting in a psychological breakdown has been awarded $7 million, plus attorney's fees, following a years-long federal court battle with the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. Pamela S. Small, now 55, alleged in her federal complaint that corrections officer Carl Cuer obsessively stalked and harassed her for two years, between 2009 and 2011, and that two prison superintendents, James Conway and Sandra Dolce, failed to follow protocol when she reported the increasingly disturbing behavior.

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  3. Police: Killing of 2 young men near Rochester was drug-relatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Albany Times Union

    Authorities said drugs were involved in the slayings this month of two young men found in a burning car, a double homicide that has shocked the small western New York communities where the victims and the man suspected of killing them grew up. Monroe County Sheriff Todd Baxter said Thursday night that Mason Earle, 19, of Hamlin, told police that he shot 18-year-old Bruce Kane, of the town of Sweden, and 20-year-old Alexander Burrow, of Clarkson.

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  4. Polar bear born at NY zoo in 1996 returns to birthplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Albany Times Union

    A female polar bear born at an upstate New York zoo more than 20 years ago is returning to her birthplace after nearly a decade at a Maryland zoo. Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announced Wednesday that Anoki has returned to the Seneca Park Zoo in Rochester.

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  5. Tic-Tac-Toe, Tickle Me Elmo among Toy Hall of Fame finalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    This Aug. 23, 2018 photo provided by The National Toy Hall of Fame in Rochester, N.Y., shows the 12 finalists for the class of 2018. The winners will be inducted on Nov. 8, 2018.

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  6. Photos: New York women who made historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    She also established the Home for the Aged and the John Brown Infirmary near her home in Auburn, NY. . She was the Underground Railroad's most famous conductor and worked as a nurse and spy for the Union army during the Civil War.

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  7. Jim Gifford of Clifton Park, left, and former Siena basketball player ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Jim Gifford of Clifton Park, left, and former Siena basketball player Kyle Downey of Rochester hold their invitations to the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship. The two were co-medalists Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in the qualifier at the Edison Club in Rexford.

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  8. The BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    The Buffalo Bills are New York's only NFL franchise, and they should be the favorite team of every underdog upstater. Every weekend practice at Bill training camp in Rochester this summer required tickets.

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  9. Explosion at upstate bagel store blows out doors, windowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Fire officials in upstate New York say a stove at a bagel store has caused an explosion that blew out the shop's doors and windows. The Penfield Fire Department says an employee at Bruegger's Bagels smelled gas early Thursday morning, but didn't think much of it.

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  10. Former Siena basketball player qualifiers for U.S. Mid-AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Jim Gifford of Clifton Park, left, and former Siena basketball player Kyle Downey of Rochester hold their invitations to the U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship. The two were co-medalists Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, in the qualifier at the Edison Club in Rexford.

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  11. Universities win $1.2 million to work with SUNY Poly's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Three universities have been awarded $1.2 million in funding from the National Science Foundation to do research with the AIM Photonics computer chip consortium that is led by SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Albany. The NSF awarded roughly $400,000 each to the Rochester Institute of Technology, the University of California-San Diego and the University of Delaware to partner with AIM Photonics, which has chip making and packaging facilities in Albany and in Rochester.

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  12. Study: Majority of applicants rejected for Excelsior ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Less than a year after Gov. Andrew Cuomo showed his commitment to public higher education by launching the Excelsior Scholarships free tuition program, he has undermined the very university system students would attend. ORG XMIT: XNYT55 less Less than a year after Gov. Andrew Cuomo showed his commitment to public higher education by launching the Excelsior Scholarships free tuition program, he has undermined the very university system students ... more Football player Tahj Snow of Rochester wheels in his belongings during Athlete Move-in at the College Suites at Hudson Valley Wednesday August 1, 2018 in Troy, NY.

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  13. NYCLU calls for Troy to change nuisance abatement lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Troy Mayor Patrick Madden addresses those gathered at the home of Nancy and Bruce King for the Troy Little Italy Quality of Life Committee 2018 Best Rehab Award on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Troy, N.Y. less Troy Mayor Patrick Madden addresses those gathered at the home of Nancy and Bruce King for the Troy Little Italy Quality of Life Committee 2018 Best Rehab Award on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Troy, N.Y. ... more TROY Enforcement of the Collar City's nuisance abatement law is concentrated in the neighborhoods with the highest concentrations of minority residents and poverty, according to a report released Thursday morning by the New York Civil Liberties Union.

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  14. Area amateurs not tested before heading to statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Kendall Dye of Oklahoma makes a putt on the 9th hole during the final round of the Fuccillo Kia Classic of New York, a Symetra Tour event at Capital Hills Golf Course on Sunday, July 29, 2018 in Albany, N.Y. less Kendall Dye of Oklahoma makes a putt on the 9th hole during the final round of the Fuccillo Kia Classic of New York, a Symetra Tour event at Capital Hills Golf Course on Sunday, July 29, 2018 in Albany, N.Y. ... more As we hit the dog days of August, in both golf and baseball, we offer some thoughts on one of those two sports . The New York State Amateur is going on this week at suburban Rochester, and odds are strong that the tournament's streak without a Capital Region winner will be extended to 33 by Thursday afternoon.

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  15. 11 things all Wegmans employees know and most customers don'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    It's easy to see why. The company, which is headquartered in Rochester, New York, has been labeled the " best grocery chain " in the US.

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  16. Police looking for 241 bikes missing from sharing programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Bike share company Zagster says it told the city it was looking at its user data to try to identify users whose bikes tended to disappear. According to Pace, 241 bikes were missing as of Monday.

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  17. Expert: New York missing valuable Apollo 11 moon rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Victoria Schmitt of Rochester looks at New York's Goodwill moon rock from the Apollo 17 mission on exhibit at the New York State Museum in Albany Wednesday Dec. 19, 2012. Victoria Schmitt of Rochester looks at New York's Goodwill moon rock from the Apollo 17 mission on exhibit at the New York State Museum in Albany Wednesday Dec. 19, 2012.

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  18. Killing of 101-year-old shakes Rochester; neighbor chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Residents of a western New York apartment complex have been left shaken by the slaying of a woman who celebrated her 101st birthday this month. Her upstairs neighbor, a 54-year-old man, stabbed Marcia Morrison multiple times in her apartment this week, authorities said. 1 comment

  19. Invited by event sponsors, two golfers hoping to recapture golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    Tessa Teachman, a Rochester native, has received a sponsor's exemption for the 2018 Fuccillo Kia Championship of New York at Capital Hills. Tessa Teachman, a Rochester native, has received a sponsor's exemption for the 2018 Fuccillo Kia Championship of New York at Capital Hills.

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  20. Turtle researcher's award rescinded over racy student photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    A scientists' group has rescinded an award to a turtle researcher who included pictures of scantily clad female students doing field research in his speech at a New York conference. The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reports longtime Brazilian turtle researcher Dick Vogt showed the racy slides Thursday during the Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists in Rochester.

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