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March 29, 2019 - 6:20 am
8:15 a.m. UPDATE: THE ON-RAMP TO THE OUTBOUND SKYWAY IS NOW CLOSED FOR THE SEASON. Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Skyway reconstruction kicks into full swing today as the lane closures will be put into place during the midday hours. The Skyway will only allow outbound only traffic during the afternoon...
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March 27, 2019 - 4:32 pm
Tuscaloosa, Ala (WBEN) - Alabama has hired Nate Oats, who led Buffalo to three NCAA Tournaments in four seasons, as its new men's basketball coach. Crimson Tide athletic director Greg Byrne announced the hiring Wednesday, three days after parting ways with Avery Johnson. Oats was the Mid-American...
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March 22, 2019 - 10:02 pm
STORRS, Conn. (WBEN/AP) — A year after advancing to the program's first Sweet 16, Buffalo is still making memories. Summer Hemphill scored 23 points and Cierra Dillard added 20 as the 10th seeded Bulls (24-9) upset seventh-seeded Rutgers 82-71 on Friday. Hanna Hall and Autumn Jones each added 12...
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March 20, 2019 - 6:03 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - When Spring officially arrives just before 6pm Wednesday, it will actually look and feel like the new season with sunshine and temperatures near 50 degrees. But as the days tick forward, Spring may be a little more difficult to spot. After the season change settles-in today,...
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March 19, 2019 - 5:56 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The Democrat-controlled state Legislature on Tuesday passed legislation aimed at improving pedestrian safety in New York City school zones by adding hundreds of traffic surveillance cameras designed to catch speeders. "Speeding vehicles in my community, and throughout the...
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March 17, 2019 - 9:34 am
(WBEN) Buffalo police are investigating an overnight shooting that occurred in the 1700 block of Elmwood Avenue just before 1:30am. BPD Dep Commissioner Joe Gramaglia Police say some type of fight happened inside The Foundry Suites during a large gathering or party. Two males were struck by gunfire...
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March 15, 2019 - 9:37 pm
CLEVELAND (WBEN/AP) — Buffalo's hopes for another MAC championship were dangling, and as coach Nate Oats huddled his team during a timeout in the fourth quarter he made a request. "I told them, 'We gotta find a way to win this game,' " Oats said. C.J. Massinburg showed the way. Always does. The MAC...
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Allan Harris
March 14, 2019 - 4:02 pm
(WBEN) The New York State Deopartment of Transportation is letting us know that the road construction season is getting underway in Western New York. Preliminary work on what was the biggest cause of congestion last summer starts Friday when they start preparing the westbound (outbound) side of the...
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March 14, 2019 - 3:00 pm
CLEVELAND (WBEN/AP) — Jeremy Harris touched the blue construction worker’s hard hat sitting before him on the dais and smiled. He earned it. “I’m going to sleep with it tonight,” he said. Buffalo wouldn’t mind if he kept it for another month. Harris, who recently emerged from a puzzling shooting...
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March 08, 2019 - 10:16 pm
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Nick Perkins scored 22 points and No. 19 Buffalo beat Bowling Green 84-73 on Friday night in its regular-season finale for its 26th consecutive home victory. CJ Massinburg scored 15 points, and Jeremy Harris had 10 of his 14 points in the second half to help the Bulls (28-...
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