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January 15, 2017 - 12:37 am
11:30 p.m. Dion Lewis became the first player in NFL postseason history to score touchdowns by rushing, receiving and a kickoff return, leading New England to a 34-16 victory over the Houston Texans and pushing Tom Brady and the Patriots within two more wins of another title. The Patriots (15-2)...
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January 14, 2017 - 5:21 am
Last updated: January 14, 2017 | 10:25 p.m. TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WBEN) -Town of Tonawanda Police arrested a 26-year-old male in connection with a robbery. Authorities responded to a call from Wendel Avenue at approximately 2:20 p.m. Friday Upon arrival, patrols noticed a suspicious male walking up and...
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January 14, 2017 - 1:39 am
Last updated: January 14, 2017 | 6:43 p.m. ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo will soon have a new chopper. The State Police plans to buy a $12.5 million Sikorsky S-76D to transport the Democratic governor and perform other public safety missions as needed. State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said...
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January 13, 2017 - 7:45 pm
LOS ANGELES (WBEN/AP) -- The Chargers hired Anthony Lynn as their head coach Friday night, one day after announcing their relocation to Los Angeles. The 48-year-old Lynn is a respected veteran assistant who spent the last two seasons with the Buffalo Bills. He moved up during this season from...
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January 13, 2017 - 7:01 pm
WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) -- You can't really call them "yes men." Maybe we're meeting Donald Trump's "yes, but" men. Some of the incoming president's most important Cabinet choices are at odds with him on matters that were dear to his heart as a campaigner and central to his promises to supporters...
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January 13, 2017 - 11:35 am
Niagara Falls, NY (WBEN) A pursuit in Niagara County ends with an arrest. State Police say they received a reckless driver complaint on Military Road in the Town of Niagara Thursday night. Troopers stopped the 2012 Infiniti Q56 on Miller Road. While the Trooper approached the vehicle, investigators...
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January 13, 2017 - 11:10 am
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - Buffalo Bills new coach Sean McDermott is ushering in the post-Rex Ryan era by making no bold promises in his vision to restore relevance to a franchise in the midst of a 17-year playoff drought. McDermott was short and to the point during his inaugural news...
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January 13, 2017 - 10:47 am
Hamburg, NY (WBEN) Hamburg Village Police have filed two charges against a juvenile student for making threats on social media. Captain Rick Schara and Detective Ethan Rog conducted an investigation into the matter and have served the student with a summons to appear in family court in the near...
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January 13, 2017 - 10:22 am
Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) Bills owner Terry Pegula is denying reports there is dysfunction at One Bills Drive. On with John Murphy Friday on WGR, Pegula says everyone laughs at those reports, calling them comical. "We all get along, we work well together, and I know one of the comments was about Russ...
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January 13, 2017 - 6:20 am
(WBEN) A coalition of lawmakers called on Governor Cuomo Thursday to stop a move that would shut the Children's Psychiatric Center in West Seneca and move the facility into the existing Buffalo Psychiatric Center on Forest Avenue in Buffalo. "Behind us we have this nice institutional building that...
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