- Baby sitter who wrote love letter to 9-year-old sentenced Updated: May-06-16 7:03 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A New York man who authorities say wrote a letter expressing his love for a 9-year-old autistic boy he was hired to baby-sit has been sentenced to 14 years in federal prison for having child pornography.
- 'Space Invaders,' 'Grand Theft Auto III' hall of fame games Updated: May-05-16 12:20 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - A video game that allowed players to zap marching aliens with dot lasers and another that gave them flamethrowers and put them in the driver's seat in a violent 3-D world are among six games inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame.
- 3 teens recovering after being shot on Rochester streeet Updated: May-05-16 6:49 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Police in Rochester say three teenagers are being treated for minor injuries they suffered after being hit by gunfire on a city street.
- Rochester man convicted in 2015 beating death of girlfriend Updated: May-05-16 6:36 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A 34-year-old Rochester man charged with fatally beating his girlfriend last year out of jealousy that she may have been seeing someone else has been convicted of manslaughter.
- Goalie Blaze Riorden a key to Albany Great Danes' success Updated: May-04-16 2:23 pm
ALBANY, New York - Blaze Riorden makes a jumping save on a shot from close range against Yale with the game tied early in overtime. Seconds later, after Albany fails to clear the zone, the senior goalie stops another shot, gains control of the ball, and then sends his teammates off in transition.
- NY-based firm's founder sues decorator over $845K yacht bill Updated: May-04-16 7:27 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Billionaire Thomas Golisano is suing his Rochester-based interior decorator, claiming she overcharged him hundreds of thousands of dollars for furnishings for his 240-foot Florida yacht.
- Alabama man wanted in April slaying arrested in New York Updated: May-04-16 7:15 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A man who was previously convicted of murder and manslaughter has been arrested in western New York after police say he shot another person to death in his Alabama home.
- Researchers delve into rare Frederick Douglass photo mystery Updated: May-02-16 1:28 pm
SYRACUSE, New York - Researchers in upstate New York are trying to determine where and when a rare photograph of Frederick Douglass was taken.
- Rochester newspaper moving out of longtime downtown home Updated: Apr-30-16 8:32 am
ROCHESTER, New York - The Democrat and Chronicle is ending its nearly 90-year run at its downtown Rochester office building.
- Authorities: 11 charged in Rochester-area cocaine ring Updated: Apr-29-16 7:02 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Federal authorities say nearly a dozen people have been charged in a major cocaine trafficking ring in Rochester.
- 24-year-old upstate NY man convicted of grandmother killing Updated: Apr-27-16 5:46 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - A jury has convicted a 24-year-old upstate New York man of murdering his grandmother.
- Renee Fleming, Rochester ensemble to perform in NYC Nov. 14 Updated: Apr-27-16 9:33 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Grammy-winning soprano Renee Fleming will perform with Rochester's Eastman Philharmonia at Lincoln Center's Allice Tully Hall this fall.
- 2 lawmakers float idea for Buffalo-Rochester high-speed rail Updated: Apr-27-16 7:55 am
BUFFALO, New York - Two members of New York's congressional delegation say ongoing economic expansion in the state's western areas shows the need for a high-speed rail link between Buffalo and Rochester.
- NY man shot by police sentenced for store, bank robberies Updated: Apr-27-16 6:58 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A 35-year-old western New York man has pleaded guilty to a string of robberies that ended when he was shot by police after stabbing an officer.
- 12-year-old girl runs NY half-marathon by mistake Updated: Apr-26-16 7:41 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - A 12-year-old western New York girl has wound up running 10 extra miles after she got into the wrong road race.
- Schumer: Work on Lake Ontario NY bay project continues Updated: Apr-26-16 12:08 pm
GREECE, New York - Work is continuing on a $9.5 million federal project that will restore wildlife habitats and improve recreational access on a Lake Ontario bay near Rochester.
- Officials to cut ribbon on Rochester business incubator Updated: Apr-25-16 12:40 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Several elected officials plan to cut the ribbon on the Rochester Institute of Technology's new business incubator.
- Police: Suspect shot after pointing gun at Rochester officer Updated: Apr-22-16 11:14 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - Police say a suspect has been shot after pointing a gun at an officer after leading police on a brief chase in Rochester.
- Pete Rose has MLB OK to appear at Triple-A Rochester NY game Updated: Apr-22-16 6:43 pm
Pete Rose has been granted yet another break from his lifetime ban from Major League Baseball.
- More upstate mayors join call to let Uber expand Updated: Apr-21-16 10:31 am
ALBANY, New York - The mayors of four cities in upstate New York have joined an effort to allow Uber to expand outside of New York City.
- Teenage brothers sentenced to prison for murdering classmate Updated: Apr-21-16 8:27 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Seventeen year-old twin brothers have been sentenced to state prison in connection with the fatal stabbing of a former classmate.
- "I Voted" stickers placed on gravestone of Susan B. Anthony Updated: Apr-21-16 7:47 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Susan B. Anthony will soon be appearing on $10 bills alongside other historic female leaders who have worked to give women the right to vote. And Anthony certainly hasn't been forgotten in upstate New York where she did much of her work.
- New York voters speak out on primary that's like few others Updated: Apr-19-16 7:32 pm
NEW YORK - Voters across the state are casting ballots in presidential primaries that could be pivotal for Republicans and Democrats.
- 3 people shot in Rochester; injuries not life-threatening Updated: Apr-19-16 8:03 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Three people were shot and an illegal gun and stolen vehicle recovered in three separate incidents in Rochester late Monday.
- Fire truck in multi-vehicle crash near Rochester; 4 hurt Updated: Apr-19-16 7:44 am
SPENCERPORT, New York - Four people are recovering from injuries suffered when a fire truck with its emergency lights and sirens on was involved in a multi-vehicle crash outside Rochester.