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If you're sufficiently open-minded, the skeletons in your family's closet can be most interesting. In this talk, Marian Henry, former President of the Rochester Genealogy Society, will consider a particular class of such skeletons... illegitimacy
This can be difficult research. We will consider first how to tell if a birth actually is illegitimate.Then we'll look at the inverse of the mother's-maiden-name problem - finding the father's…

Three men in Greece have been arrested and charged in a conspiracy to use improvised explosive devices in a targeted attack against a Muslim community.

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January 22, 2019 06:52 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar voters on Tuesday showered Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" with a leading 10 nominations for the 91st Academy Awards, while two dominant but contentious Hollywood forces — Netflix and Marvel — each scored their first best picture nomination
Though many expected "A Star Is Born," Bradley Cooper's revival of one of…

Three men in Greece are facing charges, accused of making bombs for an attack against a Muslim community in upstate New York.

The National Book Critics Circle, founded at the Algonquin Round Table in 1974, honors outstanding writing and fosters a national conversation about reading, criticism and literature.

Welcome to the Genesee Valley Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management Daily Newsletter.  The content of this newsletter is carefully genera... by GVC SHRM

The oxygen we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat - they all depend on other forms of life. Without the rest of species on the planet, there would be no prosperity, no economy – no us.

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - The Latest on the announcement of nominees for the 91st annual Academy Awards, which are being announced Tuesday by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills, California (all times local):8:50 a.m.The 2019 Oscar nominations are full of surprises and some downright stupefying snubs.

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January 22, 2019 01:22 AM
Starbucks is expanding its delivery service and aims to offer it at nearly one-fourth of its U.S. company-operated coffee shops.
The company said it is launching the service Tuesday in San Francisco and will expand to some stores in New York, Boston, Washington, Chicago and Los Angeles in coming weeks. It tested the idea in 200 Miami stores last fall.
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Starbucks says 95 percent of its core menu will be available…

Stepping up security, the Liverpool Central School District now has armed guards patrolling its halls.

NEW YORK (AP) — Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" led all films with 10 nominations each to the 91st Academy Awards, while Netflix and Marvel each scored their first best picture nomination. The nominees for best picture are: "A Star Is Born," ''Roma," ''Green Book," ''The Favourite," ''Black Panther," ''BlacKkKlansman," ''Bohemian Rhapsody" and "Vice. "With "Roma," Netflix has scored its first best picture nomination, something the streaming giant has dearly sought.

The CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival has announced more headliners for this year's event.

The world needs to reframe its view of refugees, says Mohammed Hassan Mohamud, a refugee and Co-Chair at this year’s Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum

Students in Ms. Katsetos' social studies class have been pen pals with residents at Jewish Senior Life this school year.

Wielding control of the House and a new set of investigative powers, Democrats are preparing to bring Education Secretary Betsy DeVos under the sharpest scrutiny she has seen since taking office. DeVos has emerged as a common target for Democrats as they take charge of the House and its committees, which carry the authority to issue subpoenas and call hearings.

MOSCOW (AP) — The lawyer for an American man being held in Moscow on suspicion of spying said on Tuesday that his client was given a flash drive containing Russian "state secrets" before he was arrested, but did not know he had them and had not looked at them. Paul Whelan, a former U. S. Marine, was detained in Moscow at the end of December. The arrest raised speculation that he could be swapped for one of the Russians held in the U…

U.S. singer Chris Brown and two other people are in custody in Paris after a woman filed a rape complaint, French officials said Tuesday.

A new pediatric Urgent Care opens for business this week. It's called the Pediatric Urgent Care of Rochester and located in Perinton across from the Wegmans.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Doris Cochran, a disabled mother of two young boys, is stockpiling canned foods these days, filling her shelves with noodle soup, green beans, peaches and pears — anything that can last for months or even years. Her pantry looks as though she's preparing for a winter storm. But she's just trying to make sure her family won't go hungry if her food stamps run out. For those like Cochran who rely on federal aid programs, the social safety net no…

In preparation of the another frigid morning, we have the information your school superintendent uses to decide when to close school in cold weather.

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January 21, 2019 11:22 PM
ORLAND PARK, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a man was shot and killed at a suburban Chicago mall and the suspect remains at large.
Orland Park police say the 19-year-old was shot in the center of Orland Square Mall and ran away before collapsing outside a clothing store Monday evening. The man later died at the hospital.
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Deputy Police Chief Joseph Mitchell says a bystander suffered a graze wound to the…