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Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 3:06 PM

The last 12 months may well mark the beginning of the end for the death penalty in America.This has been an inauspicious year for state-sponsored death. For the first time in recent history, a state other than Texas executed more men than any other state. Missouri executed 10 men and Texas executed eight men. Not to be outdone, Texas also executed two women.

Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 12:36 PM

Authorities say a 12-year-old boy has been charged with stabbing a 12-year-old girl inside a K-8 school in Syracuse.

Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 11:46 AM

Police say 44-year-old Renaldo Vega, a former bus driver in the East Irondequoit School District is accused of inappropriately touching a student on his bus run on several occasions.

Updated Dec 16, 2014 at 8:03 AM

The suspect is accused of second-degree criminal trespass and possession of burglar's tools, Ontario County sheriff's deputies said.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 7:31 PM

CANANDAIGUA — A Victor man found guilty last month of sexual abusing an 8-year-old female in 2009 was sentenced on Monday in Ontario County Court to five and a half years behind bars.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 2:59 PM

Sydney police say three people have died, including the gunman, during a hostage crisis that ended when officers stormed a downtown cafe in Australia.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 1:10 PM

A Rochester Police officer was involved in a shooting Monday morning. It happened Monday morning outside a home on Arborwood Crescent on Rochester's west side. The suspect is stable but in critical condition.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 9:26 AM

The owner of a snow plow company, accused of bilking dozens of customers and not delivering any service, is scheduled to be in court Monday while another plow company has offered to honor Met's contracts.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 9:23 AM

Two lawsuits have been filed in federal court in Albany against a 65-year-old Canadian truck driver whose rig slammed into a state police cruiser and killed a 35-year-old trooper on the New York State Thruway.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 8:57 AM

Police say the deputy fired two shots at the windshield before the suspect hit the officer with his car early Sunday morning.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 8:36 AM

Establishing the cause of the fire at a man's residence on County Road 33 is still underway.

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