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April 15, 2017 - 8:22 am
HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - April the giraffe has given birth at a New York zoo as more than a million people around the world watched live. The 15-year-old giraffe delivered her calf Saturday in an enclosed pen at the zoo in Harpursville, a rural upstate village about 130 miles (209 kilometers)...
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April 06, 2017 - 9:49 pm
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) -- The United States fired a barrage of cruise missiles into Syria Thursday night in retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians, U.S. officials said. It was the first direct American assault on the Syrian government and Donald Trump's most...
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April 05, 2017 - 10:37 am
(ABC) Air Force officials confirm that an F-16 fighter jet with the DC Air National Guard’s 113th Fighter Wing has crashed in suburban Maryland near Joint Base Andrews. Master Sgt. Craig Clapper, a spokesman for the 113th Fighter Wing, told ABC News the pilot was able to eject safely and has non...
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March 31, 2017 - 1:15 pm
Hear Deputy Buffalo Fire Commissioner Vincent Muscarella on Jewett Ave. with WBEN's Dave Debo at the scene of a three alarm fire 
Aiken Rd, Pendleton, NY
by Susan Rose
March 15, 2017 - 8:11 pm
Pendleton, NY (WBEN) - Tragedy in Pendleton, NY Wednesday afternoon. The Niagara County Sheriff's Office responded to a call of a 10 year old boy trapped in a pile of snow. The boy had apparantly been digging a tunnel in the snow when it collapsed on him. The call came in about 3:40pm Wednesday...
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