Buffalo

Governor Cuomo updates standoff with feds on WAMC Radio in Albany
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WBEN Newsroom
April 19, 2020 - 8:37 am
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — New York’s daily toll of coronavirus deaths hit its lowest point in more than two weeks, but Gov. Andrew Cuomo warned Saturday that the state isn’t ready to ease up on shutdowns of schools, businesses and gatherings. For those looking for something to celebrate, however, the...
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Fire Truck
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WBEN Newsroom
April 18, 2020 - 8:19 am
On Friday evening, the Buffalo Fire Department responded to a fire at 1011 Smith Street around 7 p.m.
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Testing Capabilities Expanding
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Kaleida Health announced on Friday that it has expanded its laboratory testing by adding essential workers, and has an antibody test ready to launch. Essential workers include people working on utilities, food processing, grocery store employees and others who are still working with the public...
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Final home game of the 2017 Buffalo Bisons season (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Brendan Keany
April 16, 2020 - 7:42 pm
Buffalo Bisons are setting up a virtual opening day experience for fans.
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Brendan Keany
April 15, 2020 - 9:35 pm
High school seniors may be reluctant to commit to going to college this fall amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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West Side Community Services
(WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany)
WBEN Newsroom
April 15, 2020 - 11:23 am
On Wednesday, West Side Community Services, in partnership with the Salvation Army and FeedMore WNY, is hosting a mobile food giveaway for the community.
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CLOSED for business
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“I don’t think that life is going to be the same post-Coronavirus as it was before this unbelievable situation happened,” Dr. Russo told WBEN.
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JP Kennedy
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Brendan Keany
April 14, 2020 - 12:31 pm
A Buffalo woman is facing up to eight years in prison after being charged with assault for spitting on a postal service worker and claiming to have the coronavirus.
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WBEN Photo/Tim Wenger
WBEN Newsroom
April 14, 2020 - 11:59 am
Since March 13, there have been 20 overdose cases in the city, with six of those turning out to be fatal. On an Erie County level, there have been almost 30 deaths since March 1.
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NOAA Buffalo
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WBEN Newsroom
April 13, 2020 - 9:29 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown as well as city engineers and regional power crews are warning of a potentially damaging and fierce wind storm Monday. "This wind storm is expected to be as strong as the one we had back in October", the Mayor stated during a conference call late...
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