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Amber Alert issued for 3 and 5 year old Greece kids abducted by suspects in ski masks, Monroe County no longer scheduling COVID-19 vaccine appointments due to limited supply, a wintry week ahead plus more to start your morning. #ROC 

Alternative energy technology provider Plug Power Inc. will establish a $125 million Innovation Center in Henrietta, creating 377 new jobs. #ROC 

Nestlé Prepared Foods is recalling more than 762,000 pounds of pepperoni Hot Pockets, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service said.

When you go to your site for your appointment, you must bring proof of eligibility. This may include an employee ID card or a letter from an employer. If you are eligible due to age, you should bring a form of ID that includes your date of birth.

Mets general manager Jared Porter sent graphic, uninvited text messages and images to a female reporter in 2016 when he was working for the Chicago Cubs in their front office.

Greece police say the suspects used duct tape to forcibly remove the children during the home invasion. They say the kids' father, who was arrested last year after removing his child from school, is a person of interest. #ROC 


Gov. Cuomo again rejected the idea of going to work in D.C. and also had tough words for President Trump, saying "If I wasn't Governor of New York I would have decked him, period."

BREAKING: Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren has been indicted by a grand jury for campaign finance violations, facing two Class E felonies, Monroe County District AttorneySandra Doorley just announced. #ROC 

Yesterday it was confirmed that the sixth person in the United States to die from a vaping related illness was from Kansas.

Gov. Cuomo on following COVID-19 rules: "If you’re socially distant, and you wore a mask, and you were smart, none of this would be a problem — it's all self imposed. If you didn't eat the cheesecake you wouldn't have a weight problem."

Japanese pop sensation Arashi has a big surprise for fans as they near their planned hiatus at year’s end: a collaboration with Bruno Mars on their first all-English single.

An autopsy report from the Monroe County Medical Examiner's Office rules the death of Daniel Prude a homicide, cause of death includes "complications of asphyxia in the setting of physical restraint." #ROC 

According to the report, four 12-year-old girls at a Binghamton middle were strip searched after school officials said they seemed giddy during their lunch hour and were suspected of possessing drugs.

According to reports, teacher Jason Seaman was shot while protecting students as a gunman open fire in Noblesville, Indiana.