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May 18, 2017 - 8:53 am
Fox News is reporting that former Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes has died at age 77. Breaking News: Former Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes has died, his family announced. pic.twitter.com/AksPdNSZaI — Fox News (@FoxNews) May 18, 2017 Ailes, who transformed TV news by creating Fox News Channel,...
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Robert Mueller has been given sweeping power to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign, an acknowledgment of growing public demands to place the politically charged inquiry into the hands of an outside investigator with bipartisan respect. The former FBI director has a...
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(AP) ESPN has tapped Beth Mowins to call the second part of a season-opening "Monday Night Football" doubleheader in September, making her the first woman do play-by-play duties on an NFL game in 30 years. The network says Mowins will team with former NFL Coach Rex Ryan when the Los Angeles...
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An Orchard Park man is facing charges after police say he used a stun gun on someone after chasing them with his car A woman told Orchard Park Police yesterday evening that they were driving when someone chased them in another car, and when they both pulled over, the suspect used a "taser" on her...
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Dave Debo
May 18, 2017 - 6:26 am
As WBEN first reported 30 years of free concerts will come to an end this year when the Canalside series unveils this year's lineup and a $5 admission fee today. The series--- which actually started in Fountain Plaza downtown in 1987 before moving to Lafayette Square the next year and on to...
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Mike Baggerman
May 18, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Carl Paladino, one of President Trump’s closest allies, offered his opinion on one of Trump’s latest controversies. President Trump allegedly asked then-FBI Director James Comey to end the investigation into former National Security Advisor John Flynn during an Oval Office...
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May 17, 2017 - 8:31 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Uber and Lyft may be coming to upstate New York in time for the Fourth of July. The New York Senate voted 60-0 Wednesday to allow the two ride-hailing apps to begin service in cities like Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse and Albany on June 29, 10 days earlier than they can...
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Mike Baggerman
May 17, 2017 - 6:48 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Dozens of school administrators gathered in protest outside City Hall on Wednesday evening against the Buffalo Public School District and Superintendent Kriner Cash. “We’ve been shown such incredible disrespect by the district for not honoring and coming to the table to give...
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May 17, 2017 - 5:56 pm
The brewing political crisis in Washington rattled Wall Street Wednesday, knocking the Dow Jones industrial average down more than 370 points and giving the stock market its biggest single-day slump in eight months. Investors worried that the possible fallout from a report alleging President Donald...
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May 17, 2017 - 2:31 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Kelly Pegula, daughter of Kim and Terry Pegula, announced on social media Tuesday that after multiple days of searching for her lost dog, Yoshi, the Shiba Inu was found safely at Sashone Park. Hysterical right now... was walking up the path at Sashone Park and called his name...
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