Mike Baggerman
February 06, 2018 - 10:37 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Joseph Conti appeared in a City of Buffalo courtroom on Tuesday for a domestic violence matter. Conti reportedly started the fire on Benzinger Street last Monday which took the life of his seven-year-old son, Anthony. He admitted to neighbors that he started the blaze while...
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@JeremyKnutt via Twitter
February 06, 2018 - 10:36 am
A manufacturing facility fire in Port Colborne Ontario is responsible for a massive plume of smoke that was highly visible late Tuesday morning across much of downtown Buffalo, the Skyway and anywhere else with a decent view of the Lake Erie shoreline. Above: Listener Photo/Terry Dunford The blaze...
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WBEN Graphic/AP, Dreamstime Photos
February 05, 2018 - 11:47 am
(WBEN) Buffalo apparently really does love to see Tom Brady lose. NBC sports has announced that the ratings for Super Bowl LLI were greater in Buffalo than any other metered market, where devices on each television set record what people are watching. Buffalo placed first in the nation with 56.4...
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Allan Harris
February 04, 2018 - 4:52 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP/WBEN) — Ray Lewis and Brian Urlacher terrorized opposing offenses from the middle of the field. Randy Moss and Terrell Owens did the same to defenses on the outside. The two hard-hitting linebackers and two big-play receivers highlighted an eight-person class voted into the Pro...
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WBEN Photo - Tim Wenger
January 30, 2018 - 11:05 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - With multiple reports surfacing that a fatal fire in Buffalo's Lovejoy neighborhood early Monday may have been started when the father of the victim lit a cigarette with some type of 'torch', legal experts say the incident could lead to criminal charges. Anthony Conti, 7,...
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January 26, 2018 - 8:25 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Criminal defense attorney and WBEN legal analyst Paul Cambria is not surprised that the family of fallen Buffalo Police diver Craig Lehner has filed a 'notice of claim' against the City of Buffalo and Buffalo Police Department. WBEN has confirmed the filing with the city...
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January 26, 2018 - 10:25 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Former University of Buffalo administrator Dennis Black was sentenced to five years of probation by Judge John Michalski on Friday morning in Erie County Court. Black admitted last year to stealing $320,000 from the university through his position by using loopholes. Black...
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Dave Debo
January 25, 2018 - 5:46 am
(WBEN) The increasingly severe flu season is prompting the Roman Catholic Diocese of Buffalo and others nationwide to put out new guidelines to prevent the spread of influenza, discouraging parishioners from shaking hands during Mass and halting distribution of Holy Communion from the common cup...
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