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Senate panel votes to OK Obama’s CIA nominee

WASHINGTON — John Brennan is one step closer to becoming director of the CIA. The Senate Intelligence Committee voted Tuesday to approve President Barack Obama’s pick to lead the spy agency, setting the nomination up for consideration by the full ...

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City taps Miller for Parking Bureau

Laura Miller will serve as the new director of the city of Rochester’s Bureau of Parking, effective Jan. 22, Mayor Thomas S. Richards announced Wednesday. She replaces Susan Olley, who was let go in July following an audit. Molly Clifford, ...

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Law will extend child abuse reporting

A new law to require directors of summer camps to report known or suspected child abuse to state authorities was signed this week by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo. "Those who work with our children at summer camps are well positioned to notice the signs of child abuse,” Cuomo said.

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Patent office deals with backlog issues

Praise for David Kappos, the Obama-appointed director of the beleaguered U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, has come often and from many sources. “A great deal of the shift towards accelerating the issuance of patents has resulted from the appointment ...

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Director named for Discovery Charter School

The board of trustees for the newly formed Discovery Charter School has appointed Joseph L. Saia of Webster as school director to oversee the launch of the new elementary charter school on the Bishop Kearney High School campus.

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