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(WBEN) - The newest social media 'challenge' is causing some teens to be rushed to the hospital, and now some retailers are putting a basic household item under lock and key. Videos circulating on Youtube and Instagram show teens biting in to liquid laundry detergent packs in what's known as the '...
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January 21, 2018 - 7:37 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - On the heels of women's marches nationwide and regionally in Seneca Falls, N.Y. Saturday, a women's solidarity rally is planned to begin at 2:30pm in Buffalo's Niagara Square Sunday. During the rallies, demonstrating women not only supported women's rights, but also denounced...
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January 20, 2018 - 7:26 am
AUBURN, Ala. (WBEN/AP) — Allen Greene’s formal introduction as Auburn athletic director came four days after Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, and Greene couldn’t deny the significance even if he wished his skin color wasn’t so notable. Greene took the podium Friday as the first African-American...
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January 19, 2018 - 11:21 am
With the release of the above photo, the Buffalo Zoo has announced the arrival of a new Snow Leopard: From the Zoo: Altai, a one-year-old male snow leopard, comes to the Buffalo Zoo from the Akron Zoo where he was one of three born on March 5, 2016. Named after the Altai Republic and Altai Mountain...
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Dave Debo
January 19, 2018 - 6:45 am
(WBEN) Slowly there is a growing number of people talking about -- and investing in -- Bitcoin in Buffalo, depite crazy price swings that saw the virtual currency lose half its value in one day earlier this week. Buffalo hosts at least two regular discussion forums where enthusiasm-- if not profit...
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(WBEN) - Amazon has released a list of 20 finalists for their highly coveted second headquarters. Buffalo and Rochester had submitted a joint bid for what was being dubbed 'HQ2' but it did not make the list of 20 finalists. Toronto, Pittsburgh, Columbus, and New York City are among the cities still...
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From the National Weather Service: WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...Lake effect snow occurring. Plan on slippery road conditions. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 3 inches are expected, bringing total accumulations into the 4 to 6 inch range in...
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Brenda's Bites
January 11, 2018 - 2:47 pm
A new year brings new things to sink our teeth into and some tasty trends for 2018 have already been served up. PIZZA For the pizza lovers among us, the foodies at Fast Casual.com says to expect “Detroit-style” pizza, which is a thick crust pie in a square shape . Detroit? Lots of pizza places in...
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