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Photo of Hunter James Kelly at Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
March 25, 2019 - 11:43 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - More than $2 million of federal funding was allocated towards research for krabbe disease at the Hunter James Kelly Research Institute at the University at Buffalo. Congressman Brian Higgins made the announcement Monday at the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. Rep. Brian...
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Mike Baggerman
March 25, 2019 - 11:28 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Area congressional representatives reacted following Attorney General William Barr's summary of the Mueller probe over the weekend. "Congress has a very clear constitutional obligation and that is oversight," Higgins said. "There are at least three investigatory committees...
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Randy Bushover
March 25, 2019 - 4:37 am
Local gas prices are up another three cents from last week. The AAA puts the cost at $2.61 per gallon of unleaded in WNY. The statewide average of $2.70 per gallon is up four cents from a week ago. According to Business First, developer Nick Sinatra will likely make a bid for the Boulevard Mall...
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Tom Puckett
March 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) After trucks were crashing into the CSX Bridge on Young Street in Tonawanda at a rate of once a week, an executive order banned trucks from there. But a meeting is set for tonight on what else can be done. This meeting an already scheduled meeting of the traffic and safety...
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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 25, 2019 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Spring means the return of all the wonderful elements like birds, flowers, and the ability to comfortably wear shorts outdoors. ...But it also means the return of construction season. "It is definitely here," New York State Department of Transportation Spokesperson Susan...
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President Donald Trump boards Air Force One, Sunday, March 24, 2019, at Palm Beach International Airport, in West Palm Beach, Fla., en route to Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
March 25, 2019 - 2:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller did not find evidence that President Donald Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated" with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election but reached no conclusion on whether Trump obstructed justice, Attorney General William Barr declared...
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AP Photo
March 24, 2019 - 9:49 pm
TULSA, Okla. (WBEN/AP) — Texas Tech's dominant defense earned the Red Raiders a second consecutive trip to the Sweet 16. Jarrett Culver had 16 points and 10 rebounds as the third-seeded Red Raiders shut down Buffalo 78-58 on Sunday night. READ: UB Women's Basketball falls to UConn Norense Odiase...
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AP Photo
March 24, 2019 - 9:43 pm
STORRS, Conn. (WBEN/AP) — UConn doesn't normally have to grind out wins early in the NCAA Tournament, but found itself doing just that against 10th-seeded Buffalo. The second-seeded Huskies, a program that had won its previous 25 second-round matchups by an average of 29 points, held off the Bulls...
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AP Photo
March 24, 2019 - 8:37 pm
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller did not find evidence that President Donald Trump's campaign "conspired or coordinated" with Russia to influence the 2016 presidential election but reached no conclusion on whether Trump obstructed justice, Attorney General William Barr declared...
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March 24, 2019 - 10:38 am
(WBEN/AP) The Latest on President Donald Trump and the special counsel's Russia investigation. (all times Eastern time): 10:05 a.m. The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee says Democrats won't be willing to wait months for the Justice Department to release special counsel Robert Mueller's...
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