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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) " Visiting Africa to promote female economic development, Ivanka Trump on Monday sought to spotlight laws and customs that hold women on the continent back, from restrictions on property ownership to gender-based violence.The president's daughter and senior adviser, on a...

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) " Federal lawmakers ventured thousands of miles to hear from tribal leaders, archaeologists and others Monday as advocates urge Congress to establish greater restrictions on oil and natural gas drilling near ancient Native American cultural sites in the Southwest.A House...

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There is a way around the notoriously sluggish internet in West Virginia. You just need a car and some time.Kelly Povroznik can tell you, when she happens to get a good signal. She teaches an online college course so hampered by unreliable connections that she has had to drive a half-hour to her...

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Here at TV Guide, sometimes we make lists just for the fun of it. If you Google "best 2000s movies to stream" and find this list, that's a bonus. We love when that happens. If you clicked this link and found a movie to watch, we provided a service. And we are in the service business. [...]

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) " Year after year, Nebraska's conservative lawmakers have rejected measures calling for limited and highly regulated medical marijuana.They're poised to do it again, but their decision this year could have the unintended consequence of ushering in one of the most unrestricted...

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No one really wants to think about what would happen if they could no longer make their own medical decisions. If someone else had to decide whether to put you on a ventilator or use a feeding tube or do CPR on you, would they make that decision in the same way you would?Tuesday is National...

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Foodlink and UR Medicine Thompson Health, 350 Parrish St., Canandaigua, will host a mobile food pantry from 4 to 6 p.m. May 3 to provide perishable foods such as bread, fruit, vegetables and dairy products, free of charge.Those accessing the pantry must be at least 18 and need to sign in for count...

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Club Champion, a golf club fitting and building company, recently opened a fitting studio at 1669 Pittsford Victor Road in Victor.The 3,000 square foot store is designed to showcase the company’s fitting experience, and 35,000 hittable clubhead and shaft combinations. It includes two indoor...

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The Night King is back to leaving his chilling mark on Game of Thrones.Before we dig into what it might mean, though, let's pour one out for little Lord Umber (Harry Grasby), shall we? The kid was bravely [...]

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Family Promise of Ontario County recently provided its 1,000th “bednight” of safety for homeless families.“One thousand ‘bednights’ means that we are meeting a need,” said Bill Burns, executive director. “It’s saying that the love and care our volunteers provide is making a...

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WASHINGTON (AP) " The Justice Department expects to make a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on the Russia investigation public Thursday morning, a spokeswoman said Monday.The redacted report would be sent to Congress and also made available to the public, spokeswoman Kerri...

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David DeRaddo, of Geneva, recently earned the chartered financial consultant professional designation from the American College of Financial Services.Candidates must complete at least eight college-level courses, and fulfill experience and ethics requirements. The program prepares professionals to...

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) " Former Democratic Sen. Bob Kerrey says he has decided not to address graduates and their families at a Jesuit college in Omaha because he doesn't want his support for abortion rights to be a distraction.Kerrey told Creighton University's president, the Rev. Daniel Hendrickson, in...

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Students entering grades 9-12 are invited to participate in career exploration days hosted by UR Medicine Thompson Health from 8:30 to 4 p.m. July 17 or Aug. 14 at Thompson Hospital, 350 Parrish St., Canandaigua.Each day will include shadowing, one-on-one and hands-on activities. Students will...

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Kiwanis and Rotary clubs from Canandaigua will host a prayer breakfast from 7 to 8 a.m. May 2 at King’s Party House, 4031 state Route 5 and 20, Canandaigua.Bruno St. Denis will speak about his work with children with special needs. May 2 is the National Day of Prayer.Tickets cost $10 at the door.

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The diagnostic imaging department at UR Medicine Thompson Hospital, 350 Parrish St., Canandaigua, will hold free varicose vein consultations from 4:30 to 7 p.m. May 7.Vein specialists can rid patients of self-consciousness and discomfort associated with varicose and spider veins. The hourlong...

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) " A criminal complaint says the man suspected of throwing a 5-year-old boy off a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America told police he went to the Minnesota mall looking for someone to kill.Emmanuel Aranda was charged Monday with attempted premeditated first-degree murder in...

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The Honeoye Central production of “The Beverly Hillbillies” will run at 7 p.m. May 3-4 and 3 p.m. May 5 in the Auditorium, 8528 Main St., Honeoye.The Clampett family will take the stage for a night of hillbilly hilarity. Starting in their mountain cabin, the play follows the family through the...

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Phelps Community Historical Society will offer chicken or pork barbecue dinners for $10 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 28 at Howe House Museum, 66 Main St., Phelps.Each takeout meal comes with a half-chicken or pork steak, salt potatoes, coleslaw, a roll with butter, and dessert. Dinners purchased in...

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The town of Canandaigua will host its eighth annual seedling giveaway at 8 a.m. April 27 at the Canandaigua Rural Transfer Station, 5440 state Routes 5 and 20.Seedlings will be available on a first come, first served basis. Each seedling comes with instructions on planting and care.Residents should...

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