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Updated Dec 19, 2014 at 2:47 PM

SAUQUOIT — Acting has been a life-long dream of Emma Hullar.“Well, she’s only 11 years old,” her mom Rebecca Hullar said. “But she dreams big.”The Sauquoit Valley Elementary School student just landed a one-year contract with Take 3 Talent, a talent agency from New York City.And it all started in a film and acting course at YMCA Tri Valley in New Hartford.“I started the program because I wanted to give children a voice in the community,” said Director Chase...

Updated Dec 19, 2014 at 2:17 PM

MARCY — U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna stood with members of the trucking industry Thursday to announce an onerous federal rule will no longer be enforced.The rule had a negative impact on the trucking industry, small businesses and every day...

Updated Dec 19, 2014 at 2:07 PM

UTICA — The Adirondack Railway Preservation Society learned Wednesday its newest project is one of 38 across New York to receive state funding dedicated to rail and aviation safety, security and economic development.“By investing in our...

Updated Dec 19, 2014 at 1:20 PM

WASHINGTON — Auditors in the Office of the Inspector General of the federal General Services Administration will conduct a thorough review of the price markups on goods that are produced by blind and visually impaired people in Rochester and...

Posted Dec 19, 2014 at 2:01 AM

In this week’s edition of App Finder, we highlight the 2014’s most popular iPhone apps. Check out the App Store for more on each app, and stay tuned for next week’s roundup of 2014’s most popular Android apps.

Posted Dec 18, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Researchers say they have collected promising weather data by flying instrument-laden drones into big Western and Midwestern storms. Now, they want to expand the project in hopes of learning more about how tornadoes form.

Posted Dec 18, 2014 at 12:00 PM

The unprecedented hack of Sony Pictures which a U.S. official says is linked to North Korea may be the most damaging cyberattack ever inflicted on an American business.

Posted Dec 17, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Stephen Colbert's conservative political pundit character may be fake — and judging by the fact that the Grim Reaper ("Grimmy") is Colbert's show's final guest when it wraps up on Thursday, the persona may not be long for this world. That's...

Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 4:44 PM

New results from NASA's Curiosity rover are painting a curious picture of the planet's methane. The level of the gas found in the Gale Crater is less than expected, based on prediction models. But every once in a while, it spikes. NASA scientists...

Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 4:04 PM

For cigar aficionados around the country, the warming of U.S.-Cuba relations might best be celebrated beside the smoky glow of a Cohiba. And yet stateside, that still won't be easy to do for some time.

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.

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