Local News

Photo Credit - DREAMSTIME.COM

WBEN Photo
Mike Baggerman
July 17, 2017 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Once Women and Children's Hospital in Buffalo moves from its Bryant Street location to the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus in November, Ellicott Development and Sinatra & Company Real Estate will take over the property and convert it into a mixed-use facility. No officials...
Read More
Neil McManus
July 16, 2017 - 12:30 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police are investigating a fatal hit and run that happened early Sunday morning on Broadway near Gatchell Street. Investigators say that an unidentified male believed to be about 30 years-old was struck by an SUV while he was apparently trying to cross Broadway at about 3...
Read More
WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
July 15, 2017 - 7:44 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - In her visit to Buffalo on Friday, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand talked about the recently amended health care bill introduced by Senate Republicans. "I think it's really harmful for New Yorkers," the senator said. "It's really going to undermine people's access to affordable...
Read More
July 15, 2017 - 7:15 am
Washington DC (WBEN) - Former Trump campaign official and WBEN contributor Michael Caputo says he has told the House Intelligence Committee that he "never heard the word Russia" during his time on President Donald Trump's campaign. It''s a message he delivered at the hearings, and in a series of...
Read More
WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
July 15, 2017 - 5:56 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo and Erie County's Naval and Military Park will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the arrival of the USS Little Rock and the USS The Sullivans on Saturday morning at the hangar. "At that time we are going to have families of the crew members who brought the ships from...
Read More
Tom Puckett
July 14, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Washington, DC (WBEN) Campaign strategist and WBEN contributor Michael Caputo spent Friday afternoon in Washington testifying before the House Intelligence Committee as it looks into possible interference by Russia in the 2016 elections. "There was a lot of redundancy in the questions," says Caputo...
Read More
Tom Puckett
July 14, 2017 - 4:56 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Brides across the country are fretting as their dream day could become a nightmare. Alfred Angelo stores nationwide suddenly shut down. The Attorney General's office says it's offering help. "We are in touch with Alfred Angelo, a bridal store located in Buffalo, Syracuse and...
Read More
WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman
Mike Baggerman
July 14, 2017 - 4:00 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - In her first visit to Western New York since February, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand spoke at the second day of the 47th annual conference for women's rights. The theme of this year's conference was "Embracing Our Past and Empowering Our Future". "I think that we have a...
Read More
Tom Puckett
July 14, 2017 - 3:45 pm
Clarence, NY (WBEN) Erie County Sheriff's deputies say a Clarence doctor alerted them about a scam involving a utility on Wednesday. Deputies say the doctor, who works at a veterinarian's office, detailed how the business received a call from a female who identified herself as “Amanda.” The female...
Read More
WBEN Photo
July 14, 2017 - 3:27 pm
Washington, DC (WBEN) He's testifying in Washington this afternoon, but Michael Caputo has published his opening statement to the House Intelligence Committee on his blog, Politics NY. The statement reads: I want to thank the Committee for consenting to my request for a meeting. I hope my testimony...
Read More

Pages