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The 71st Honor Flight mission touched down at Rochester Airport Sunday — giving 56 local veterans what is described as "the trip of a lifetime."

A significantly cool start to our week following a warming trend in Rochester. Temperatures are edging 50 degrees Monday ahead of some clouding.

New: Deputies with the Monroe County Sheriff's Office have located Paul Krahenbuhl who was reported missing Sunday near Henrietta. #ROC 

A court in Pakistan’s capital has ordered an investigation into the controversial arrest of a former human rights minister.

A total of four arrests were made in connection to a video clip online that showed a group of people beating up an autistic teen in Newark. #ROC 

An Edison High School student was arrested Saturday in connection to the fatal shooting of 17-year-old classmate Bryson Simpson in March. #ROC 

The unprecedented outbreak of monkeypox might be explained by risky sexual behavior at two recent mass events in Europe.

Local student arrested in classmate's murder, Gov. Hochul to speak downtown, serious injuries after shooting, mild weather plus more. Start Here:


The Price is Right gave away a vacation to Rochester! (...and then to Hilton in your rental car.) #roc 

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

“We couldn’t have predicted this but I still feel responsible. My heart is broken for the shelter animals that we lost," said Elizabeth Burrows, executive director of the Humane Society of Grand Bahamas.

Dr. Mendoza: "Zero people in Monroe County have died from getting the vaccine. 1,506 have died in Monroe County because they did not." #ROC 

Democrats warned that the rules package from Trump's ally, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, could force midnight sessions that would keep most Americans in the dark and create a sham proceeding.

#BREAKING : The New York State Supreme Court has struck down Governor Kathy Hochul's statewide mask mandate as unconstitutional.

Live: Former Governor Cuomo is addressing the congregation at True Bethel Baptist Church this morning in Buffalo.