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Fog is expected to remain in the area until just after drivetime. Here's the dense fog advisory from the National Weather Service, in place until 9 am Monday: Niagara-Northern Erie- Including the cities of Niagara Falls and Buffalo 428 AM EDT Mon Jun 5 2017 . ..DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9...
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Mike Baggerman
June 05, 2017 - 4:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - June 8 is the 150th birthday for Frank Lloyd Wright, the architect who created the Darwin D. Martin House in Buffalo. On The WBEN Liveline: Tim Tielman, Greater Buffalo Campaign for Architecture, History & Culture Frank Lloyd Wright's 150th - Tim Tielman With A...
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Richard Root
June 05, 2017 - 2:28 am
Nashville, TN (WBEN) - Rob and Rex Ryan have resurfaced in a big way. Pictures and video online show the brothers going "all in" for the Stanely Cup Final game last Saturday night in Nashville, and, maybe, taking it a bit too far. First off, we know Rob and Rex Ryan were at the game, Saturday, as...
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June 04, 2017 - 7:23 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) — A person with direct knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that forward Kyle Okposo has visited the Buffalo Sabres' facility for the first time in two months since he was hospitalized because of an undisclosed illness. The person says Okposo was...
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Allan Harris
June 04, 2017 - 6:45 am
(WBEN) The Buffalo & Erie County Naval & Military Park will host a ceremony to honor the legacy and memory of C. Wade McClusky, a South Buffalo native whose heroic actions have been widely attributed for leading to a decisive World War II victory during the Battle of Midway on June 4, 1942...
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Allan Harris
June 04, 2017 - 6:05 am
(WBEN) A large crowd on hand Saturday at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station as it officially became home to the 914th Air Reserve Unit. which is an air refueling wing. The base has been targeted for closing a number of times but has managed to survive. The new mission will bring KC-135 tankers...
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June 03, 2017 - 10:28 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Dozens of protesters gathered in Niagara Square on a sunny Saturday afternoon to rally in support of efforts to manage climate change issues. The rally was held in the wake of President Trump's controversial decision this past week to withdraw from the Paris Climate agreement...
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June 03, 2017 - 8:54 pm
LONDON (WBEN/AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May called Sunday for tougher measures to contain Islamic extremism in Britain after an attack that killed seven people in a busy area of London and disrupted Britain's election campaign just days before a nationwide vote. The assault began Saturday night...
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June 03, 2017 - 7:47 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - John Dandes of Outer Harbor Management Group acknowledged that Canalside was given a priority over Buffalo's Outer Harbor in redevelopment. "Canalside was sort of easier because it was closer in," Dandes said. "As we get refocused on what's going on (at the Outer Harbor)...
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June 03, 2017 - 7:23 am
AMHERST, N.Y. (WBEN) - A male bicyclist was killed around 4:30 p.m. on Friday according to Amherst Police after he was struck by a vehicle. The investigation is ongoing and police did not announce if there were any charges against the driver, a female driver in a 2014 Honda. Police did not release...
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