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Dr Pepper fans nationwide have struggled to find the popular soda at grocery stores, and the company says it is working on a solution.
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UPDATE: Greece police have identified the 24-year-old woman killed in a single-car crash on Mt. Read Boulevard early yesterday morning.
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The man who was convicted as a teenager for shooting Rochester police officer Anthony DiPonzio in 2009 was arrested last week in Greece and is facing charges of obstructing governmental administration and resisting arrest.
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After recently renewing her license online, she was stunned when her new ID arrived in the mail without a photo of her on it. Instead, it was an empty chair.
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Alexa Ross 44m
I can’t believe I’ve been covering sports in WNY for one whole year 🤩 Rochester, you’re incredible. Thank you for a great year of stories, let’s celebrate tonight on at 11!
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Just in: The Big 10 is the first Power Five conference to announce it will cancel fall football and eye a potential spring season due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
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An El Paso puppy who was found on the side of the road in triple-digit heat earlier this summer now has a new home in North Carolina.
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A Tim Hortons in Canandaigua is temporarily closed after three employees tested positive for COVID-19, Ontario County Public health officials say.
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Tonight the Monroe County Legislature will vote on renaming Rochester airport after abolitionist Frederick Douglass.
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Treat yourself and help out our four-legged friends in need at the Verona Street Animal Society.
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John Kucko 2h
America the Beautiful: Ominous skies along Lake Ontario today in Niagara County at the 1875 Thirty Mile Point Lighthouse at Golden Hill State Park.
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Sabres are going back to their royal roots — take a look at the new unis unveiled today.
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Update: Police identify 33-year-old Rochester man struck who was fatally struck by a vehicle early Monday on N. Union Street. Police say there was no foul play.
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Students won’t be allowed to bring hand sanitizer on the bus. Under the state’s reopening guidance for school transportation, it mentions concerns of its flammable component and therefore cannot be brought on the bus.
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Mark Gruba 3h
Treat yourself and help out our four-legged friends at the Verona Street Animal Society.
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Parents, teachers, students, and everyone else involved in public education have a lot of questions about reopening schools — that's why we're hosting a town hall tomorrow at 7 p.m. Send us your questions and we'll take them to the experts.
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Four of the jumpers landed safely, but witnesses were stunned as the fifth jumper slammed into the Reserve Square Building complex on the way down and his parachute caught on the edge of the building, leaving him dangling 40 feet above the pavement.
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Russia on Tuesday became the first country to approve a coronavirus vaccine, a move that was met with international skepticism and unease because the shots have only been studied in dozens of people.
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James Gilbert 3h
An impressive event Monday that swept from Iowa to Ohio and left hundreds of thousands without power. More here:
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A new book about presidential aide Stephen Miller paints a dark image of the man who is crafting immigration policies that ban Muslims, separate families and make asylum in the United States almost impossible.
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