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June 16, 2019 - 7:57 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo police say two officers were injured when they were struck by an ATV at approximately 5:30pm Sunday evening. Police say the incident happened in the vicinity of Fillmore Avenue & Best Street. The two officers, who were on bike patrol for the Juneteenth Festival...
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NWS Buffalo
June 16, 2019 - 8:17 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's not just your imagination. We're setting records when it comes to rainfall in the region and there's more rainfall in the offing for Buffalo and Western New York. The National Weather Service in Buffalo says we shattered the 1926 record for rainfall for June 15th as more...
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June 13, 2019 - 10:11 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown was all smiles at the Corporate Challenge Thursday night as he talked-up two major downtown development projects that hit major milestones this week. "It shows that there's great development interest in downtown Buffalo", said Mayor Brown as he told...
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June 02, 2019 - 2:16 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police say they are investigating the death of a prisoner at Central Booking Sunday morning. Authorities say that a 42-year-old man apparently experienced some type of a medical issue while inside of his jail cell at the facility on West Eagle Street. Police say...
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AccuWeather
Tim Wenger
May 23, 2019 - 5:02 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Increased heat and humidity may lead to the potential for severe weather across parts of Western New York today. A front of locally heavy showers and thunderstorms will sweep from the upper Ohio Valley into the northeast and will mark the arrival of this warmer weather. VIEW...
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May 16, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Three Buffalo area businesses were honored with coveted Buffalo Niagara Business Ethics Awards at a luncheon at Salvatore's Thursday afternoon. The 13th Annual BNBEA's event furthers community awareness of ethical behavior by celebrating companies that consistently...
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Brendan Keany
Tom Puckett
May 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) As the new Buffalo School Board prepares to settle in, what are some of the issues they'll have to address as they take over? Two outgoing board members give their views. Larry Quinn says it's about the teachers' contract, and in particular giving the district more control in the...
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May 07, 2019 - 10:13 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - In an election that saw all nine seats on the Buffalo Board of Education on the ballot, the unofficial results will lead to some new faces on the board as well as some returning faces. In the at-large districts, the top three vote recipients are Ann Rivera, Terrance Heard and...
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April 28, 2019 - 6:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The $1000 Cash Code is back on WBEN! It's your chance to enter to win $1000 twelves times each weekday by texting the Cash Code to 72881. Beginning at 7am and continuing through 6pm weekdays, we'll announce the Cash Code each hour and you'll have the entire hour to text the...
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April 24, 2019 - 6:00 pm
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo has agreed to sign women's basketball coach Felisha Legette-Jack to a five-year contract extension after she led the program to its third NCAA Tournament berth in four years. The new contract runs through the 2023-24 season and will pay her an annual base salary of...
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