Business in Susan B Anthony - Rochester, NY

As digital security becomes a greater business priority, responsibility is shifting away from just the CIO and CISO.

The 2019 county spending plan calls for a tax rate decrease, LED lighting on some expressway and more help for families struggling with child care.

Section V high school boys and girls sports results and more for Dec. 11 and Wednesday, Dec. 12 and schedule for Dec. 13

Rochester, N. Y. – A relief effort was held Wednesday to help the victims of this week’s fire at an apartment building on Thurston Road in Rochester. Lonnie McDowell made it out with his life, but not much else. “We basically lost all of our possessions,” he said. “Everything that most of us own in the building. ”He awoke to the fire alarm Monday. He was forced to flee through a window and down a fire escape. He and 11 others lost everything…

WASHINGTON (AP) - Tens of millions of Social Security recipients and other retirees will get a 2.8 percent boost in benefits next year as inflation edges higher. It's the biggest increase most retired baby boomers have gotten. Following a stretch of low inflation, the cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, for 2019 is the highest in seven years. It amounts to $39 a month for the average...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's eldest son says his father is a "regifter" who "may or may not" have once given him the same gift he presented to his dad the year before. Donald Trump Jr. says in an interview with the entertainment program "Extra" that because he is his father's namesake, he "got regifted all the things that were monogrammed for him at times. "

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CLEAR CREEK, W.Va. (AP) - Three people missing since last weekend were found alive Wednesday in an underground coal mine in West Virginia, authorities said.The three were located Wednesday inside Elk Run Coal's Rock House Powellton mine near Clear Creek, the state Office of Miners' Health, Safety and Training said in a statement. The mine was described as nonoperational.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Long-term U.S. mortgage rates leaped this week to their highest levels in seven years amid global anxiety over rising interest rates that has gripped financial markets. Costs for would-be homebuyers are climbing. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages jumped to an average 4.90 percent this week from 4.71 percent last week. That's the...

Rep. Nancy Pelosi all but ensured Wednesday that she will become House speaker next month, quelling a revolt by disgruntled younger Democrats by agreeing to limit her tenure to no more than four additional years in the chamber’s top post...

Already popping up in 15 states, an E. coli outbreak through tainted romaine lettuce has made the food a health risk. But, as the CDC and FDA have both stepped in to help, when will romaine lettuce be safe again? With some cases still emerging, consumers may want to wait before eating the food.

Rochester, N. Y. (WHAM) - A group of volunteers read stories to students at School No. 17 in Rochester on Wednesday morning. The program to bring volunteers in to read with the elementary school students started 12 years ago as a way to engage students and contribute to their growth socially, emotionally and academically. Volunteers from Excellus and Celebration of Life Community, Inc. also donated the books they read to the 1st and 2nd grade students in the Help Me Read Program.

Syracuse has signed football coach Dino Babers to a contract extension, the school announced Wednesday night...

About 85 pounds of gas escaped into the atmosphere, sending one worker to the hospital for exposure Wednesday.

Rochester, N. Y. (WHAM) - Trillium Health received a state grant that will help expand a housing program for homeless people in Rochester. The $20 million grant is the largest in the organization's history. The money will go toward 20 apartments for chronically homeless individuals who are 55 years old or older and living with HIV. The apartments will be at at Union Square.

Neighbors took the witness stand Wednesday during the ongoing Waterloo double homicide trial, with surveillance videos being the prime source of evidence...

A former co-founder of a Henrietta-based marketing company has been sentenced to 14 months in prison...

A federal judge Wednesday sentenced another founder of the 5Linx company to 14 months for fraud and false tax returns.