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WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
March 26, 2020 - 2:11 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – Grocery shoppers in the area are still hunting for supplies such as hand sanitizer, but they’ve been difficult to come by for many.
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Tim Kennedy
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
Brendan Keany
March 26, 2020 - 1:46 pm
FeedMore WNY holds major food distribution drive at Kleinhans on Thursday.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Gov. Andrew CUomo/Getty Images
WBEN Newsroom
March 26, 2020 - 1:06 pm
Albany, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the economic toll of the coronavirus outbreak will be dramatic in New York and castigated federal officials for what he called a failure to address lost revenue in their $2.2 trillion relief package.
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., heads to a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
WBEN Newsroom
March 26, 2020 - 12:21 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House will give final approval Friday to the massive $2.2 trillion economic rescue bill with robust backing from both parties, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said, a vote that would cap Congress' tumultuous effort to rush the relief to a nation battered by the coronavirus. Pelosi spoke...
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Spokespersons for both Wegmans and Tops Markets confirm to WBEN that they are in the process of installing the shields at all pharmacies and front-end registers at all stores over the next several weeks.
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Visitors are unable to gain access to the Department of Labor due to closures over coronavirus concerns, Wednesday, March 18, 2020, in New York.
Visitors are unable to gain access to the Department of Labor due to closures over coronavirus concerns, Wednesday, March 18, 2020, in New York/AP Photo
WBEN Newsroom
March 26, 2020 - 10:21 am
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) — Nearly 3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week — nearly five times the previous record set in 1982 — amid a widespread economic shutdown caused by the coronavirus. The surge in weekly applications was a stunning reflection of the damage the viral...
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SHREWSBURY, MA - MARCH 19: Medical take a patient's coronavirus test during a trial run for a new FEMA drive-thru coronavirus testing clinic at CVS at 720 Boston Turnpike in Shrewsbury, MA on March 19, 2020. The clinic had a tent on Route 9 and was waitin
SHREWSBURY, MA - MARCH 19: Medical take a patient's coronavirus test during a trial run for a new FEMA drive-thru coronavirus testing clinic at CVS at 720 Boston Turnpike in Shrewsbury, MA on March 19, 2020. The clinic had a tent on Route 9 and was waiting for federal approval. (Photo by John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
“Testing is not widely available in Western New York, you can not just walk in to a hospital and get tested for COVID-19. That is certainly not the case,” said Dr. David Hughes, Chief Medical Officer at Kaleida Health. “In Erie County, there’s very few labs that can do testing.”
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Delaware North Places Much of Workforce On Leave
Randy Bushover
March 26, 2020 - 5:02 am
In today's WBEN Buffalo Business Report: Delaware North places much of its workforce "on leave;" Pegula Sports & Entertainment makes a coronavirus contribution; NYSEG's parent company also allocating funds to fight the virus ; and Univera Healthcare has a website full of information about...
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Broadway Market. April 19, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
March 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
Broadway Market vendors are concerned as their typically busy Easter season looms amid coronavirus.
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Tom Puckett
March 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
Four Buffalo Police officers diagnosed with coronavirus.
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