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    FILE - This Aug. 8, 2018 file photo shows Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins as he leaves federal court in New York. In an about-face, Collins says he will suspend his re-election campaign after insider-trading indictment. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
    August 16, 2018 - 1:25 pm

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - While local republicans are doing everything they can to take Congressman Chris Collins off the ballot in November following his indictment and suspension...

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    Rusty Nickel Brewing Company. August 15, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger)
    August 16, 2018 - 3:00 am

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Upstate New York currently has a minimum wage of $10.40 with plans to increase it to $12.50 by 2020. 

    Proponents of the rise in minimum wage said that...

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    Erie County GOP Chair Nick Langworthy with Ontario County GOP Chair Trisha Turner. August 14, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
    August 14, 2018 - 11:28 pm

    BATAVIA, N.Y. (WBEN) - County GOP leaders in the eight counties represented by New York’s 27th congressional district will begin contacting candidates to replace Congressman Chris...

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    201 Ellicott Street. August 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
    August 13, 2018 - 3:00 am

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – 201 Ellicott Street could become one of the most bustling parts of the City of Buffalo. It’s a proposed mixed-use project that’s oversaw by Ciminelli Real...

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    AMC Movie Theater. August 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
    August 13, 2018 - 3:00 am

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – The opening of the AMC Movie Theater on Main Street in the City of Buffalo should be relatively soon. Most of the work appears to be done on the outside and...

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    Nathan McMurray moments before speaking publicly following indictment of Rep. Chris Collins. August 8, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
    August 11, 2018 - 10:44 am

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Nathan McMurray said he was glad that Congressman Chris Collins did the right thing by suspending his campaign on Saturday morning.

    "I was hoping he...

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    Kathy Hochul at WNY STEM event at Buffalo State. August 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
    August 10, 2018 - 3:58 pm

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul did not call for Congressman Chris Collins to step down from his post following Wednesday's indictment on insider trading...

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    Local football players play catch outside field at Bennett High School. August 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
    August 10, 2018 - 3:00 am

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - High school football are preparing for another hard-hitting season. But with the sport comes the increased risk of a concussion.

    According to a study...

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