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Wage board to discuss raising tipped wage to $7

Currently, servers make about $5 per hour before tips.

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Rochester legislator drops bid to lead NY Assembly

Candidates hope to replace Speaker Sheldon Silver, now facing federal charges he took kickbacks for a decade.

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Crook stopped for bologna during burglary

An Ohio family who reported a break-in say the thief felt right at home.

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Forget wings and queso, veggies are most popular big game food

While the gladiators of the NFL are clashing in Phoenix, the titans of food will be fighting for supremacy at spreads across the country.

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Jeff Bridges hopes his new album puts fans to sleep

"The Big Lebowski" star has released "Sleeping Tapes," a project full of spoken word pieces and meditation mantras.

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Justin Bieber begs forgiveness in nervous ‘Ellen’ interview

The pop star said he was leaving behind his "arrogant" and "conceited" attitude.

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in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Friday, Jan. 30.

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Katy Perry promises lions, sharks, and some singing at Super Bowl halftime

An unnamed "old school" female singer will show up as a surprise performer in addition to Perry and rocker Lenny Kravitz.

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Woods struggles in first PGA start of the season

Watched by massive galleries more reminiscent of a major championship, Woods ended the day under pressure to make the cut.

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Romney will not run for president in 2016

The Republican told his supporters he will not seek a presidential nomination for a third time.

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U.S. wants to analyze DNA from 1 million people

The U.S. has proposed analyzing genetic information as part of a new initiative to understand human disease.

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PHOTOS: Super Bowl through the years

A look back on some of professional football's best moments on its biggest nights.

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PHOTOS: Cheerleaders of Super Bowl XLIX

Cheerleaders for the Patriots and the Seahawks will help bring team spirit to the Super Bowl.

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U.S. homeownership hits 20-year low

The home ownership rate slipped to 63.9 percent, the lowest level since the third quarter of 1994.

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Disney to introduce first Latina princess

Princess Elena of Avalor will be brought to life in an upcoming episode of "Sofia the First."

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Need for speed: Regulators raise bar on Internet speeds

The change in the definition of broadband means nearly a fifth of Americans lack access to high-speed Internet.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Babies going through tunnels

You have to see these kids react to the magic of underground transportation.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 30

A look back on some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

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Landlord of Danby house says property is “total loss”

Joe Petricola also says insurance won't cover the damage to the property.

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ICSD cited as “susceptible to fiscal stress”

A state report lists the district along with over 50 others in the category.

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Super Bowl: From humble beginnings to king of sports

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From modest beginnings of cheap tickets and empty seats to $4.5 million for a 30-second TV ad, the Super Bowl is the undisputed king of U.S. sporting events.

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Mesko trial ends with deadlock

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A jury could not unanimously convict the former Cornell student on a charge of rape.

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Cornell frat suspended for use of alcohol, illicit substance

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Suspension comes after 2011 violations for Psi Upsilon frat

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Tioga County man faces 17 years in prison for fatal stabbing

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Douglas Every was convicted of manslaughter in connection with October 2013 stabbing

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Western New York company sending pizzas overseas for troops

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Soldiers will receive pizza in time for Seahawks vs. Patriots game Sunday