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227 years later, George Washington's gift to famed Iroquois chief returned to Senecas

The pipe-tomahawk was stolen from the New York State Museum sometime before 1950 before an anonymous donor returned it in 2018.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, George Washington, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, New York State Museum, Senecas


NXIVM co-founder Nancy Salzman expected to plead guilty in sex-cult case

Nancy Salzman faces a single count of racketeering conspiracy and is accused of stealing email addresses and passwords from perceived enemies.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Nxivm, Nancy Salzman


NY woman says nun told her she was ‘inviting rape’ before assaulting her as a child

A five-figure compensation package has been offered to a New York woman who says she was sexually assaulted by former principal Sister Janice Nadeau.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Janice Nadeau


New sex abuse lawsuits against Catholic priests could push NY dioceses to bankruptcy

The Child Victims Act in New York gives those sexually abused by Catholic priests a new window to file lawsuits. Over $220 million has been paid.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Catholic, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


A wave of fresh abuse accusations against Catholic priests has been unleashed in New York

Expect a wave of fresh allegations in the coming months that Catholic clergy in New York engaged in sexual abuse of children.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Catholic, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Momo challenge: How a creepy internet meme could be teaching your child how to commit suicide

Momo is an internet character that has been linked to several suicides around the world.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Momo, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Windstorm causes closures, thousands of power outages across New York state

Windstorm causes travel restrictions, closures and thousands of power outages across New York state.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim hits, kills pedestrian walking along highway

Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a pedestrian on Interstate 690 on Wednesday, about two hours after the Orange beat Louisville.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Syracuse, Louisville, Jim Boeheim, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


CVS employee stole $2.5 million worth of diabetic test strips, feds say

Antonio Rivera allegedly intercepted 20,203 boxes of diabetic test strips sent to CVS pharmacies, authorities said.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Cvs, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Antonio Rivera


For Jim Kelly it's 'surgery after surgery,' this time for his back

On her Instagram post, Jim Kelly’s wife, Jill, explained that a cyst pushing against the football legend’s spinal cord needed to be removed.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Jill, Jim Kelly, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Ex-New York high school football coach and college player Kali Watkins charged with rape

A former high school football coach and teacher in New York state, Kali Watkins, was charged with rape on Wednesday.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Kali Watkins


Four arrested in connection with an alleged plot to bomb Muslim community in New York

Police arrested four men in connection with a "serious plot" to attack the community of Islamberg near the Catstkills.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Islamberg, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Another TV newscaster says racist slur similar to Jeremy Kappell, won't be fired

Kevin Steincross will not be punished by his station after apologizing for using a racial slur while referencing Martin Luther King Jr.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Martin Luther King Jr, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Jeremy Kappell, Kevin Steincross


School district athletic trainer in New York accused of raping minor on New Year's Eve

An athletic trainer with a school district in the state of New York has been charged with rape of a minor, according to police.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Meteorologist apologizes in Facebook video, promises he did not use racial slur on TV

Meteorologist Jeremy Kappell posted a Facebook video explaining his Martin Luther King Jr. flub and said he expected more support from WHEC.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: Facebook, News, Rochester, Martin Luther King Jr, WHEC, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Jeremy Kappell


A TV meteorologist who used a racial slur on air was swiftly fired

Jeremy Kappell of WHEC-TV was fired a day after the Mayor of Rochester called for his dismissal.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, WHEC TV, Jeremy Kappell


Meteorologist Jeremy Kappell fired after using racial slur on air

Jeremy Kappell was fired a day after the Mayor of Rochester called for his dismissal.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Jeremy Kappell


Bartender suspected in theft arrested after TV interview

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A New York bartender’s TV interview led to his arrest after sheriff’s deputies recognized him as the suspect in a grand larceny case. The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reports that Anthony Lamarca was arrested Friday after appearing on WUHF’s “Good Day Rochester” the day before. The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office said […]
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Patriots extend own record with 10th consecutive AFC East title

Despite the team's recent struggles, New England had little trouble tossing aside Buffalo to secure the franchise's 10th straight division title.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, New England, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


NFL official Roy Ellison backed by refs' union after Bills DE Jerry Hughes' confrontation, accusation

Roy Ellison, the official who Jerry Hughes was screaming at after Buffalo's loss to Miami Sunday, has been placed on administrative leave by the NFL.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, NFL, Miami, Rochester, Buffalo, Jerry Hughes, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Roy Ellison, Bills DE Jerry Hughes


Missing New York teen found safe in New York City; alleged abductor in custody

Joanna Coates, 14, was last seen Saturday in Rochester. She was found in New York City. Police believed she was at risk of serious harm or death.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, New York City, Rochester, Joanna Coates, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Amber Alert issued for missing New York teen in life-threatening danger, police say

Joanna Coates, 14, was last seen on Saturday in Rochester. Police believe she could be at risk of serious harm or death.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Joanna Coates, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


'He called me a b----': Bills' Jerry Hughes confronts NFL official after game

Buffalo Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes got into a heated confrontation with an official after the loss to the Dolphins.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, NFL, Dolphins, Buffalo Bills, Rochester, Jerry Hughes, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


How bad are things for Nathan Peterman? EJ Manuel is taking shots at him

Former Bills quarterback EJ Manuel posted a comment on his Instagram account questioning why Nathan Peterman still has a job in the NFL.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Instagram, NFL, Rochester, EJ Manuel, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Nathan Peterman


Hall of Fame dad: How Jim Boeheim's three kids grew up to play college basketball

Coaching son Buddy and watching his two other kids play at Cornell and UR will keep Jim Boeheim, 73, feeling young and awfully busy this season.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Buddy, Cornell, Ur, Jim Boeheim, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Just another night of offensive misery for Buffalo Bills in loss to New England Patriots

The Patriots didn't do a lot of scoring Monday night, but it was enough to beat the Bills, who might have the worst offense in franchise history.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, New England Patriots, Buffalo Bills, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


Buffalo Bills' effort should be great concern for Sean McDermott

Instead of giving credit to the cellar-dweller Colts, Sean McDermott should be focused on keeping his locker room from fracturing after 37-5 loss.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Sean McDermott, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle


New York's highest court removes embattled judge from bench

Leticia Astacio of the Rochester City Court was convicted of misdemeanor drunken driving in 2016. She appealed a decision to be removed from bench.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: New York, News, Rochester, Leticia Astacio, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Rochester City Court


Police kill man that they say targeted family members across Rochester

Terrell Blake, 39, is accused of killing an ex-girlfriend and shooting others in his family before police stopped him as he drove a U-Haul van.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Terrell Blake


One dead, multiple shot in Rochester. Suspect in custody after police chase ends in hail of gunfire

Witnesses described a similar rental van with out-of-state license plates at the scene of multiple shootings around Rochester.            [Author: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle]
Tags: News, Rochester, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, Rochester Suspect