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    January 16, 2018 - 4:27 am

    Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Former Erie County Executive, and current Republican Gubernatorial candidate Joel Giambra, held a press conference Monday saying he supports legalizing and regulating...

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    January 12, 2018 - 4:52 am

    Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - If you're wondering why you're not hearing WBEN broadcasters saying "s#*thole" on the air, even when reporting the news, it's because the FCC would fine us, a lot, if we did...

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    January 12, 2018 - 3:50 am

    Bentonville, AR (WBEN) - Sam's Club has announced they are closing 63 locations nationwide.  Several locations in the greater Western New York area are closing, according to Business Insider....

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    Jan 11, 2018; Buffalo, NY, USA; Buffalo Sabres goaltender Linus Ullmark (35) makes a save against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the third period at KeyBank Center.
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    January 12, 2018 - 2:41 am

    Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - In their second home game of the week, the Buffalo Sabres beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-1.

    Highlights of the game include Brendan Guhle's first NHL point, 44 saves by...

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    January 11, 2018 - 3:49 am

    Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) - The company selected to repair the massive water-main rupture on Niagara Falls Boulevard over four weeks ago will finally start work today.

    CATCO was selected by...

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    68 Michigan Ave.
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    January 10, 2018 - 3:44 am

    Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo Fire crews are battling a two alarm fire on the edge of downtown Buffalo at Sycamore Street and Michigan Avenue.

    The call came in for a fire at 68 Sycamore...

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    Jan 7, 2018; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Buffalo Bills fans cheer prior to the the AFC Wild Card playoff football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field.
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    January 09, 2018 - 6:14 am

    Jacksonville, FL (WBEN) - The Bills' season is over, but it wouldn't be properly put to bed without one more fans-behaving-badly story.  Bills fans did not disappoint...well, maybe a poor choice...

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    January 09, 2018 - 4:21 am

    Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Seven people are homeless after a mattress fire got out of hand last night. The fire happened in a house on South Street in Buffalo. 

    The fire spread quickly after...

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