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Tom Puckett
July 11, 2017 - 1:44 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Six distinguished broadcasting veterans have been voted into the Buffalo Broadcasters Hall of Fame. Three have ties to WBEN. WBEN 7 First Alert meterologist Mike Randall has been with Channel 7 since 1983. He was originally hired as a feature reporter, but eventually became a...
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Tom Puckett
July 11, 2017 - 12:19 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The 2017 Catholic Charities appeal reached its goal by the June 30th deadline, making it by the skin of its teeth. Officials expressed gratitude for the incredible parish, community and corporate support, especially last-minute gifts, which brought the campaign total to $11,069,...
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Donald Trump Jr.
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July 11, 2017 - 11:36 am
Donald Trump Jr. released what he says are screen grabs of the full email chain allegedly arranging the meeting between him and a Russian attorney. The meeting took place at Trump Tower on June 9, 2016, and was arranged by Rob Goldstone, an acquaintance of Trump's. Trump posted a statement about...
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(WBEN) - Believe it or not, some people are already looking forward to the 2020 Presidential campaign, and who might challenge Donald Trump. Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and even Andrew Cuomo have all been mentioned as potential candidates. One of the other names floating around, though, could be...
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July 11, 2017 - 10:44 am
The US Geologic Survey reports an 2.5 magnitude earthquake near 2:30 this morning, approximately 8.6 miles from Olcott, 3.1 miles deep in Lake Ontario. The tremor was relatively minor, and initially triggered only one "felt report" sent to the USGS website. Four others were eventually filed by 11...
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Richard Root
July 11, 2017 - 5:58 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Two new studies, one here in the USA and one in Europe, suggest loving your coffee is a good thing, and drinking a lot of coffee can extend your life-span. The European study was massive and included over half-a-million participants spread across ten countries making it one of...
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Dave Debo
July 11, 2017 - 5:42 am
Governor Andrew Cuomo's political aspirations are getting some attention on the national stage, raising the idea that he will run for President , and could re-brand Democrats in a way that might defeat Donald Trump. Politico magazine's cover story this week bears the headline "Andrew Cuomo could...
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Randy Bushover
July 11, 2017 - 5:11 am
Great Lakes Cardiovascular, a partner of General Physician, P.C. and affiliate of Kaleida Health, has opened the first Atrial Fibrillation Center in Western New York, located in Buffalo General Medical Center. Kaleida Health and Upper Allegheny Health System have been named to the 2017 nation’s...
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Oct 16, 2016; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Adolphus Washington (92) on the bench against the San Francisco 49ers at New Era Field.
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Richard Root
July 11, 2017 - 4:21 am
Sharonville, OH (WBEN) - Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Adolphus Washington was arrested Sunday night on a weapons charge. The arrest occurred in Sharonville, Ohio, which is about 12 miles north of Cincinnati. The police report, which you can read HERE , says Washington "reached for and displayed a...
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Tom Puckett
July 11, 2017 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) With the Italian Festival moving to the Outer Harbor next weekend, there is mixed reaction from the festival's prior home along Hertel Avenue. "Some didn't want to see it go, some did," says Judy Porto, President of the Hertel Avenue Business Association, who sees the difference...
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