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Niagara Falls Police Station. June 19, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
WBEN Newsroom
June 20, 2020 - 8:06 am
A Rochester homicide suspect was reportedly shot in the shoulder when officers of a US Marshal Task Force located the suspect on Falls Street shortly after 9 p.m. Friday.
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William Barr
Attorney General William Barr waves as he walks on stage to speak at the National Sheriffs' Association Winter Legislative and Technology Conference in Washington, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
WBEN Newsroom
June 20, 2020 - 6:20 am
The Justice Department moved abruptly Friday night to oust Geoffrey S. Berman, the U.S. attorney in Manhattan overseeing key prosecutions of President Donald Trump’s allies and an investigation of his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani. But Berman said he was refusing to leave his post and his ongoing...
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Bailey 6-1-20
WBEN Newsroom
June 20, 2020 - 5:33 am
New York State Trooper Ronald Ensminger, who was hit by a vehicle that blew through a line of officers on Bailey Ave on June 1, was released from the hospital Friday afternoon.
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Chris Jacobs
NYS Senator Chris Jacobs/WBEN Photo
WBEN Newsroom
June 19, 2020 - 5:50 pm
Erie County DA John Flynn says no charges in voter fraud case.
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Buffalo Police
Buffalo Police march in formation toward Niagara Square Tuesday evening/WBEN Photo
Mike Baggerman
June 19, 2020 - 3:33 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Buffalo Police Benevolent Association President John Evans said a first step into repairing the relationship between the city and the police union is for an agreement on a new contract.
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Tom Puckett
June 19, 2020 - 2:18 pm
Rob Ortt to become the next State Senate Republican leader.
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Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown is joined by Juneteenth committee members to announce June 19 as a city holiday. June 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown is joined by Juneteenth committee members to announce June 19 as a city holiday. June 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 19, 2020 - 2:10 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Juneteenth will become a paid holiday for City of Buffalo employees beginning next year.
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Body cameras used by Buffalo Police. November 1, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
June 19, 2020 - 1:33 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown said there are legal reasons that prevent the City of Buffalo from releasing body camera footage publicly.
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Hochul & Kennedy
[WBEN Photo - Tim Wenger]
Brendan Keany
June 19, 2020 - 12:46 pm
On Friday morning, Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul and State Senator Tim Kennedy held a press conference to discuss the continued reopening of the New York State economy.
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Republican strategist Carl Calabrese
WBEN Photo/Susan Rose
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - "Whoever did this, knew months ago, and waited to drop the charges." Republican strategist Carl Calabrese said the latest allegation to rock Tuesday's special election in New York's 27th Congressional district, is a regular campaign tactic. The Erie County District Attorney's...
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