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There will be some rough driving on area roads today with blowing snow, slick spots and bad visibility. Erie, Niagara, Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties: Winter Weather Advisory with blowing snow and poor visibility until 7 pm Tuesday night Chautauqua & Cattaraugus Counties: Lake Effect...
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December 13, 2017 - 11:26 am
For the first of his annual state of the state proposals, Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced he wants legislation that would result in "the immediate removal of all firearms" from people who have been convicted of domestic violence offenses. The measure --which he says would include misdemeanor...
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NBC News has fired Matt Lauer as anchor of the Today Show, citing inappropriate behavior in the workplace. The announcement was made by the network on Twitter, and addressed by co-anchor Savannah Guthrie at the top of the "Today" show, where Lauer has been an anchor for two decades. NBC News...
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(WBEN) A store owner across the street from the Dollar General store at French and Union Roads in Cheektowaga was the apparent key to stopping a late Tuesday afternoon shooting that the police chief says could have been much worse, with many dead had he not intervened. A gunman, later found to be...
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November 12, 2017 - 6:26 am
(WBEN'AP) President Donald Trump on Sunday offered to mediate in the South China Sea disputes, while his Chinese counterpart played down concerns over Beijing's military buildup and the prospects of war in the contested waters. Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke separately about the...
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November 05, 2017 - 3:08 pm
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (WBEN/AP) — A gunman dressed in black tactical-style gear and armed with an assault rifle opened fire inside a small South Texas church, killing 26 people in an attack that claimed tight-knit neighbors and multiple family members ranging in age from 5 to 72 years old. Once...
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WASHINGTON, D.C. (WBEN/AP) - The Latest on the investigation into possible coordination between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia. 6:25 p.m. Prominent Washington lobbyist Tony Podesta has resigned from his firm amid fallout from former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's...
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October 27, 2017 - 9:00 am
(WBEN) -A woman died following the collision of a car and van in Wales, on Route 16 at the entrance to Route 400. Mercy Flight had been called to the scene and the car-- seen in WBEN Photos below-- was badly damaged. East Aurora Police say 26 year old Corrine Closson was driving when she turned...
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October 27, 2017 - 2:27 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - One person has died a result of a crash on Delaware Avenue that had the road closed in both directions between Forest Avenue and Nottingham Terrace in the early morning hours. The accident was reported shortly after midnight Friday, at the Route 198 overpass over Delaware...
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October 09, 2017 - 11:24 am
(WBEN) A spokesperson for the Niagara Falls Water Board confirms that once again there has been a discharge from their plant into the Lower Niagara River, just weeks after the state imposed a series of fines and training procedures to prevent such an occurrence. The discharge occurred when heavy...
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