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  1. Wayne County Man ElectrocutedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Authorities are investigating a construction site accident that killed a western New York man and injured two others when a crane moving a steel beam struck power lines. The Ontario County Sheriff's Office says 46-year-old John Trout of Marion in Wayne County had delivered a load of I-beams from a Rochester company to a construction site in Canandaigua late Tuesday afternoon.

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  2. Oh Captain, My CaptainRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    A president who came from the prairie and the farm, a frontiersman who split rails and rode circuit, a man who mourned a lost child and nursed an insane wife. He was mocked and scorned and ridiculed, in the press of the day and sometimes by his own cabinet members.

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  3. 84 Y/O Man Dies after cating fire inside his CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    An 84-year-old Rochester-area man who suffered severe burns when a dropped cigarette ignited his clothes while driving on a New York road has died. Officials at Strong Memorial Hospital confirm that Christopher Flowers of Chili has died.

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  4. Teacher Accused of Trying to Meet with 14-Year-Old for SexRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Rochester, N.Y. - A western New York teacher is accused of trying to meet a 14-year-old girl for sex after placing online ads, including one for "daddy/daughter." Federal prosecutors say 46-year-old Charles Kane of Spencerport is due in federal court in Rochester Friday after being arrested on Thursday.

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  5. Oneida Nation Challenges New CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Williams and Connolly, the Washington, D.C., law firm representing the Oneidas, sent a letter Wednesday to the commission challenging the selection of a site in the Finger Lakes region for the Lago Resort & Casino. The property just off the Thruway in Seneca County is 65 miles west of the Oneida's thriving Turning Stone casino.

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  6. Wayne County Man Dies After Roof CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Troopers say they were dispatched Monday for a report of a man trapped under a collapsed porch roof at a home in the Wayne County town of Palmyra, 20 miles southeast of Rochester. When emergency crews arrived, they found Peter Nelson pinned under debris from the fallen roof.

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  7. A Dozen Dogs Killed In Kennel FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    The Monroe County Sheriff's Office tells local media the fire started around 11:15 a.m. Sunday at Add En On Kennels in the town of Mendon, 10 miles south of Rochester. Fire officials say heavy smoke was coming from the two-story building when firefighters arrived on the scene.

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  8. Cornell Student Released On BailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Local media report that Charles Tan was released from the Monroe County Jail after posting $50,000 bail Thursday. He had earlier entered a not guilty plea to a second-degree murder charge in the slaying of 49-year-old Ling ``Jim'' Tan.

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  9. Child Abused By Scriba Man Dies From InjuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    A Scriba man is facing additional charges after a 2-year-old boy he's accused of abusing has died from his injuries. State police say 20-year-old Edward Lewis is accused of violently shaking the boy, causing bleeding on his brain.

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  10. Top Stories for Wednesday, Jan. 28thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Sheldon Silver is officially out as New York Assembly Speaker. He's been given until Monday to step down as he fights federal corruption charges and Silver says he won't hinder the process.

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  11. Upstate Plan is Political PaybackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Andrew Cuomo's pitch yesterday to spend $1.5 billion on economic development upstate, that was all a sham a rigged game that enriches his allies and screws everybody else. Here's the background: Upstate New York is one of the most heavily taxed and economically challenged parts of the United States. 5 comments

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