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    Jan 23, 2018; Edmonton, Alberta, CAN; The Buffalo Sabres celebrate a second period goal by forward Jack Eichel (15) against the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place.
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    January 24, 2018 - 3:15 am

    Edmonton, AB (WBEN) - It was a good night to be a Sabres fan.  The Sabres dominated Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers, shutting them out 5-0 in Edmonton.

    Jack Eichel looked very good,...

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    January 23, 2018 - 4:16 am

    Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) - Chick-fil-A says they will open a location in Cheektowaga in the fourth quarter of this year.  

    They haven't released an exact date, yet, but we do know the location...

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    Jan 22, 2018; Calgary, Alberta, CAN; Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel (15) celebrates his goal against the Calgary Flames during the overtime period at Scotiabank Saddledome. Buffalo Sabres won 2-1.
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    January 23, 2018 - 3:41 am

    Calgary, AB (WBEN) - The Sabres bounce back from their embarrassing loss to Dallas over the weekend to beat the Flames 2-1.

    After Buffalo and Calgary scored about 30 seconds apart in the...

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    January 22, 2018 - 3:48 am

    Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) - Niagara Falls Police are investigating a fatal shooting Sunday afternoon.

    Police say they were called to 19th and Niagara Streets for reports of shots being fired...

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    an 18, 2018; New York, NY, USA; Buffalo Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen (55) celebrates his goal against the New York Rangers during the third period at Madison Square Garden.
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    January 19, 2018 - 3:50 am

    New York, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres enjoyed their CBA-mandated five day break this week, only to lose to the New York Rangers 4-3 at Madison Square Garden.

    The Sabres did get 37 shots...

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    January 19, 2018 - 3:38 am

    Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - M&T Bank announced earlier this week that they are joining dozens of high-profile companies in giving out raises because of Republican tax reform bill that passed last...

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    Outer Harbor rendering
    Waterfront Development
    January 17, 2018 - 3:44 am

    Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - An ambitious, $5 million dollar Outer Harbor development project is waiting on the green light from the Buffalo Common Council and Mayor Byron Brown.

    The project, which...

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    January 17, 2018 - 3:19 am

    Washington, DC (WBEN) - Congressman Chris Collins introduced legislation yesterday that will attempt to address a long-standing issue for rural communities: poor or non-existent broadband coverage...

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    Daniel Derenda
    NYS Public Safety
    January 17, 2018 - 2:49 am

    Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo Police Commissioner Daniel Derenda has retired.  That announcement was made overnight by Mayor Byron Brown's office.  The retirement was effective at midnight.

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