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LeSean McCoy
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July 10, 2018 - 12:16 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP-John Wawrow) - Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy says an allegation posted on social media accusing him of bloodying his former girlfriend's face is baseless and false. An Instagram post(which was removed from instagram) Tuesday from a person who says she is friends...
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July 10, 2018 - 11:27 am
BUFFALO, NY (WBEN) - The driver on the northbound 190 who was shot on Monday evening died, New York State Police told WBEN on Tuesday. New York State Police say an investigation has determined the driver was traveling north on the 190 near Niagara Street in a red Honda sedan when a second vehicle...
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July 10, 2018 - 8:50 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Governor Andrew Cuomo has urged Republican state lawmakers to reconsider their opposition to legislation codifying abortion rights in New York state law. Cuomo says Monday that the GOP-led Senate should immediately reconvene to pass the measure in light of a vacancy on the U.S...
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July 10, 2018 - 8:46 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A University at Albany chemistry professor says technology that makes it possible to distinguish a person's age range based on bloodstains could be used to fight crime. Professor Igor Lednev says he's able to use lasers to classify blood samples as coming from specific age...
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Remnants of the fire on Troupe Street at a vacant BMHA housing unit (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 10, 2018 - 7:47 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A fire at a vacant BMHA building destroyed the property and damaged nearby homes in the early-morning hours on Tuesday. The fire was along Troupe Street off of Seneca Street and began shortly after 4 a.m. Buffalo Fire said they received a call about the fire around 4:30 a.m...
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Randy Bushover
July 10, 2018 - 4:22 am
Information technology solutions and services provider CTG has been selected by Catholic Health Initiatives to implement its Epic electronic health record throughout its CHI Memorial market. CTG will provide professional services in Tennessee and Georgia as a result. Rochester-based integrated...
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Tom Puckett
July 10, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) As the iPhone app store turns ten, many are looking back on how it's changed businesses and lives. For Uber driver Mark Manion, the Uber app tracks everything. "The app tracks customer satisfaction, the acceptance rate, and also my business from a financial perspective," says...
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Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary and Facebook VP of Partnership Ime Archibong on July 9, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
July 10, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Facebook and other social media platforms are vital to the success of a business according to Shark Tank host Kevin O'Leary, who was in Buffalo on Monday for Facebook's Community Boost event at SUNY Erie. "You have to be good at using its optimized customer acquisition," O'...
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July 09, 2018 - 10:20 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — A former president of the State University of New York's Polytechnic Institute and several businessmen tried desperately to hide a conspiracy to steer contracts worth hundreds of millions of dollars in an ambitious upstate New York redevelopment plan known as the Buffalo...
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Matt Moran
July 09, 2018 - 9:45 pm
After some discussion of possibly losing their gaming license. The Chuck E Cheese in Amherst looks to be staying for now. Chuck E Cheese presented in front of the Amherst town board Monday evening. They spoke about new security measures the location on Harlem Road has adopted since some recent...
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