- Police: Woman, man shot, wounded in Rochester neighborhood Updated: May-31-16 7:06 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Police in Rochester say two people are recovering from gunshot wounds after being shot on the city's west side.
- Dumitru, coach who escaped communist Romania, dies at 76 Updated: May-26-16 12:37 pm
JOHANNESBURG - Ted Dumitru, the former South African national soccer team coach whose 40-year career took him from communist Romania to Turkey, Germany, the United States and across Africa, died Thursday. He was 76.
- Trial underway for Rochester man charged with killing 3 Updated: May-26-16 7:49 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Testimony is underway in the murder trial of a man charged with firing into a crowd outside the Rochester Boys and Girls Club last summer, killing three people and wounding four others.
- Rochester man sentenced to 20 years for fatal shooting Updated: May-26-16 12:38 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A western New York man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the shooting death of a father of four he was planning to rob.
- DA: Cop's stun gun use in deadly confrontation was justified Updated: May-25-16 6:28 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A grand jury has concluded that a Rochester police officer was justified in using a stun gun to subdue a 50-year-old veteran who died after a confrontation last year.
- Parolee sentenced for robbing 7 stores & bank, stabbing cop Updated: May-25-16 12:17 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A New York man who robbed seven convenience stores - one of them twice in the same evening - has been sentenced to 26 years in prison.
- College dean tapped to be Edinboro University President Updated: May-24-16 3:34 pm
EDINBORO, Pennsylvania - An administrator at the Rochester Institute of Technology in New York has been tapped to lead Edinboro University in northwest Pennsylvania.
- WWII US spy vets group irked by cemetery name choice Updated: May-24-16 3:08 pm
ALBANY, New York - A new veterans cemetery to be built between Buffalo and Rochester will be named the Western New York National Cemetery, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs said Tuesday in an announcement that irked an organization of World War II spies.
- Business owner dies after being shot outside NY strip club Updated: May-24-16 7:21 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Authorities say a 63-year-old businessman who was shot outside a Rochester strip club last weekend has died.
- Police: 2 young brothers killed in NY fire were home alone Updated: May-21-16 4:58 pm
BATAVIA, New York - Authorities believe two young children who died in a fire in western New York had been left home alone.
- Rochester man charged in fatal shooting of woman, 35 Updated: May-20-16 9:07 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Police have charged a man with fatally shooting a 35-year-old woman whose body was found inside a Rochester home.
- Man on trial for NY bar shooting that left 1 dead, 6 wounded Updated: May-19-16 7:43 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A trial is underway for a 31-year-old Rochester man who fatally shot another man inside a suburban bar last year during a shootout that left six others wounded.
- NY police officer being dragged by vehicle shoots driver Updated: May-18-16 7:04 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Authorities say a Rochester police officer shot and wounded an auto theft suspect while being dragged by the vehicle after trying to arrest the man.
- Jury selection starts in Rochester triple homicide trial Updated: May-16-16 12:29 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - Jury selection has begun in the trial of one of the men charged in the fatal shooting of three people outside the Boys and Girls Club in Rochester last summer.
- Rochester chase, crash, shooting caught on street cameras Updated: May-16-16 9:14 am
ROCHESTER, New York - Police in Rochester are investigating the shooting of a man that followed a car chase and crash that was captured by street surveillance cameras.
- Western NY man linked to 2 drug-related slayings convicted Updated: May-13-16 6:25 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A 41-year-old man has been convicted on federal narcotics and firearms charges stemming from drug-related killings linked to a Rochester cocaine ring.
- New web site with Great Lakes information Updated: May-13-16 12:12 am
ROCHESTER, New York - There's a new web resource for information about the Great Lakes.
- Police: Rochester college student steals ambulance, crashes Updated: May-12-16 7:09 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A 22-year-old college student has been charged with stealing an ambulance while its crew was responding to call on a western New York campus.
- Police: NY man falls while cutting tree with chain saw, dies Updated: May-11-16 5:55 am
GATES, New York - Police say a western New York man is dead after he fell while trimming a tree with a chain saw.
- 3 men sentenced in Monroe County bid-rigging scheme Updated: May-06-16 2:25 pm
ROCHESTER, New York - New York authorities say three men have been sentenced in a public bid-rigging scheme unearthed in Monroe County.
- 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.
- 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.