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July 09, 2018 - 5:43 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — The state Health Department is holding public meetings to discuss the launch of cancer studies in four communities across New York state. The studies will examine cancer patterns related to demographic, behavioral, occupational and environmental factors. The purpose is to...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Buffalo Police are investigating a fatal accident that happened Thursday night around 9:00 at Suffolk and Route 33. Buffalo police accident investigators say the 2004 Subaru Legacy was eastbound on the 33 when it struck one vehicle & then side swiped another vehicle...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - One man is dead and another injured in two shootings that happened late at night on the 4th of July. Buffalo Police say a 43 year old man was shot at around 11:30PM Wednesday night in the first block of Collins Walk. The man was transported by ambulance to ECMC, where...
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July 04, 2018 - 9:30 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The unusually warm conditions continue for the Buffalo area as extreme heat is in the forecast through the evening again Thursday. The National Weather Service has posted a HEAT ADVISORY through 8pm for the Buffalo metro area, ALL of Erie, Niagara, Orleans and Genesee...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Buffalo Police say two are dead, including a 54-year-old grandmother and her 17-month old grandson, after a shooting in Buffalo's fruit belt neighborhood early Monday morning. "It's been described to me as both an extremely chaotic as well as horrific scene," Buffalo Police...
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July 01, 2018 - 11:00 pm
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The heat wave continues into the work week as The National Weather Servicer is continuing a Heat Advisory into Monday night. And even through the warning expires late Monday, unusually warm temperatures are expected into most of the coming week, including the July 4th holiday...
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June 29, 2018 - 5:00 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - So just how hot will it get this weekend across Western New York? The National Weather Service warns we'll be at or above 90 for most of the weekend across the region with heat indexes near 100 at times. A HEAT WARNING has been posted for the Buffalo metro area and northern...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - With temperatures in the 90s and a heat index hitting the triple digits this weekend, you may be looking for ways to beat the heat. Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein said that 600 people every year are killed by extreme heat in the United States, so the county...
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June 27, 2018 - 10:07 am
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