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August 16, 2018 - 10:07 am
DETROIT (AP) - Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," "I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died at age 76 from advanced pancreatic cancer. Publicist Gwendolyn...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The city of Buffalo is calling in reinforcements when it comes to street violence. A meeting was held last week in Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown's office between city leaders and federal partners. "Buffalo Police Commissioner Byron Lockwood reached out to us", said J.P. Kennedy,...
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Rep. Chris Collins outside Federal Court in New York
August 08, 2018 - 9:42 pm
NEW YORK (WBEN/AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York was arrested Wednesday on charges he fed inside information he gleaned from sitting on the board of a biotechnology corporation to his son, helping family and friends dodge hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses when one...
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August 08, 2018 - 8:25 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A line of strong thunderstorms is moving through the Western new York region and a Severe Thunderstorm Warning is in place through 10am.The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Western Wyoming County in western New York.....
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August 06, 2018 - 8:17 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating a Monday morning shooting in the City of Buffalo. The most recent shooting happened just after 3 a.m. in the first block of Hurlock Avenue. Police said an unknown person fired a shot into a house from the outside. A 12-year-old boy was grazed...
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August 06, 2018 - 6:01 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Another day of heat and humidity for all of Western New York. But the heat will be particularly oppressive in the northern portion of the region where a heat advisory and Air Quality Alert have been posted. ...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... The...
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August 05, 2018 - 10:50 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Shootings in Buffalo continued Saturday night as two women were hit by gunfire at a residence on Hagan Street. Buffalo Police say that the women may have been involved in some type of a dispute at a house party in the 100 block of Hagan just after 10:30 p.m. One of the victims, a...
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Governor Andrew Cuomo at the University at Buffalo's Jacobs School of Medicine on April 19, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Albany, NY (WBEN) - Despite a guilty verdict in the Buffalo Billion trial that saw some of the Governor's top donors and official convicted on public corruption charges, Andrew Cuomo retains strong poll numbers. In a new Siena Research Poll , Cuomo leads Cynthia Nixon two-to-one among likely...
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