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Buffalo City Hall (left) and Federal Courthouse (right). October 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 20, 2020 - 3:58 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - In his annual State of the City address, Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown outlined his goals to grow Buffalo for an innovative approach to economic development, job creation, and skills training for the rest of 2020 and years beyond.
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Crime scene.
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WBEN Newsroom
February 20, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Buffalo Police investigate an overnight shooting
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Chuck Schumer
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
February 20, 2020 - 2:01 pm
Senator Chuck Schumer is calling on the federal government to provide more healthcare coverage to Vietnam Vets who were exposed to Agent Orange.
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Tom Puckett
February 20, 2020 - 1:29 pm
Teen charged with killing coach faces new charges in superseding indictment.
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Roger Stone
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WBEN Newsroom
February 20, 2020 - 12:35 pm
Stone sentenced to 40 months in prison for lying to Congress.
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Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
Fantasy Island. Photo courtesy of John Anthony
The California-based Apex Parks announced on Wednesday that Fantasy Island will permanently close
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Antwan Diggs enters a guilty plea to sexual assault
WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
February 20, 2020 - 10:43 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A prominent City of Buffalo employee plead guilty to the sexual abuse of a 17 year old boy.
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Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Fantasy Island in Grand Island. February 19, 2020 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
February 20, 2020 - 4:00 am
Ride enthusiasts lament Fantasy Island closure, ponder where rides will be sold to.
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Permission Granted For New Branches
Randy Bushover
February 20, 2020 - 3:48 am
In today's Buffalo Business Report: Five Star Bank gets the go-ahead for two more Buffalo branches; a new name for a Niagara Falls hotel property; the AAA's Four Diamond hotel and restaurant picks for 2020 are out; and People Inc. is holding an Apartment Application Day.
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The Police (Photos via Buffalo Preservation Board)
The Police (Photos via Buffalo Preservation Board)
Mike Baggerman
February 20, 2020 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - One of the developments by Douglas Jemal takes another step towards completion on Thursday.
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