- NY fire department ambushed in 2012 gets $305K grant Updated: May-28-15 3:05 am
ROCHESTER, New York - The Rochester-area fire department that lost two members in a Christmas Eve ambush has received a $305,000 federal grant to help it respond to emergencies.
- Former upstate NY policeman gets marijuana charge reduced Updated: May-26-15 3:08 am
CANANDAIGUA, New York - A former upstate New York police officer accused of having a small marijuana grow operation inside his home has had his felony charge reduced to a misdemeanor.
- Navy Blue Angels perform in Rochester; plane loses wing part Updated: May-25-15 2:56 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - A plane in the Navy's ace stunt flying team, the Blue Angels, lost a small piece of its right wing during a performance at the Rochester International Airshow on Saturday.
- Rochester trio arrested after NY trooper injured in chase Updated: May-24-15 5:56 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - Three Rochester residents are behind bars after a high-speed chase that caused several crashes and injured a New York state trooper.
- NY technology company to receive $1 million federal grant Updated: May-24-15 3:26 pm
CHILI, New York - Sydor Instruments has been awarded a $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop a special camera for basic scientific research.
- Teen convicted in fatal shooting in Rochester minimart Updated: May-22-15 7:44 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A jury has convicted a 17-year-old in the 2014 shooting death of a man inside a Rochester minimart.
- Great Lakes museum re-ups with NY-based shipwreck explorers Updated: May-21-15 7:31 am
ROCHESTER, New York - The National Museum of the Great Lakes has renewed its collaboration with a team of western New York-based shipwreck explorers that has found numerous wrecks in Lake Ontario.
- 2 men sentenced in kidnapping, jewelry store burglary Updated: May-21-15 4:09 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Two men are heading to prison in the kidnapping of a western New York couple as part of a plan to rob the jewelry store where the couple worked.
- 2 convicted in fatal beating of 17-year-old neighborhood boy Updated: May-20-15 3:06 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Two men have been convicted of beating and stabbing a 17-year-old boy to death on a Rochester street last year.
- Eastbound Thruway lane reopens near Rochester after crash Updated: May-19-15 9:52 am
HENRIETTA, New York - Traffic is moving again on the Thruway outside Rochester after a crash involving two tractor-trailers shut down the eastbound lanes for nearly 12 hours.
- Police identify 2 killed in weekend crash outside Rochester Updated: May-18-15 7:37 am
WEBSTER, New York - Authorities have released the names of two people who were killed when their car crashed outside Rochester over the weekend.
- Charter school parents want New York to change funding Updated: May-14-15 6:41 pm
BUFFALO, New York - Lawyers for New York state asked a judge Thursday to throw out a lawsuit claiming its education-funding formula shortchanges charter schools.
- Amtrak crash victim taught in Rochester city school system Updated: May-14-15 9:41 am
ROCHESTER, New York - One of the seven people killed in the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia was a former teacher in the Rochester public school system who received a master's degree in education from a college in the upstate city.
- Police: Attica inmate died after attack by another prisoner Updated: May-13-15 3:07 am
ATTICA, New York - State police say they're investigating the death of an inmate who was killed by another prisoner at Attica Correctional Facility last week.
- Man convicted in gun death of police officer following chase Updated: May-08-15 5:28 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - A man accused of killing a police officer who chased him after a traffic stop and of trying to kill the officer's partner was found guilty of murder on Friday.
- Western NY police warn of Fentanyl danger after 3 deaths Updated: May-08-15 3:06 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Police agencies in the Rochester area are warning of the danger of the potent opioid Fentanyl after three cases of overdose deaths involving baggies marked "On Fire."
- Upstate NY college student accused of raping woman on campus Updated: May-07-15 6:28 am
BRIGHTON, New York - A 19-year-old community college student from upstate New York has been accused of repeatedly raping a female in a campus residence.
- New York prison inmate admits to 15-year-old killing Updated: May-05-15 3:04 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A New York prison inmate has pleaded guilty to manslaughter for a fatal shooting that happened 15 years ago.
- Could a former bus shelter become a cafe? Updated: May-02-15 11:04 am
ROCHESTER, New York - The city of Rochester wants creative types to get their mental wheels turning.
- NY Psychiatrist sentenced for burying body in backyard Updated: May-02-15 9:04 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A western New York psychiatrist who admitted burying another man's body in his backyard has been sentenced to four years in prison.
- Buffalo Sabres fire AHL Rochester coach Cassidy Updated: May-01-15 4:42 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - The Buffalo Sabres are embarking on yet another coaching search after firing Chadd Cassidy, the coach of their minor-league affiliate in Rochester.
- More human remains found in suburban Rochester park Updated: Apr-30-15 8:23 am
IRONDEQUOIT, New York - Authorities say more human remains have been found in a suburban Rochester park where other remains were discovered earlier this month.
- Authorities investigate fatal shooting of man, 22 Updated: Apr-30-15 4:53 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man in upstate New York.
- Son of Hollywood director William Wellman at NY film event Updated: Apr-30-15 3:11 am
ROCHESTER, New York - The son of legendary Hollywood film director William Wellman will help the George Eastman House launch the preview event for its Nitrate Picture Show.
- Video of officer's fatal shooting entered as trial evidence Updated: Apr-29-15 7:38 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Surveillance video of a foot chase that ended in the fatal shooting of a Rochester police officer last year has been shown at the trial of the man charged with killing the officer.