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House fire on Leroy Avenue in Buffalo where a 13-year-old girl was taken to the hospital. January 3, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A teenager was taken to the hospital after an early morning house fire in the City of Buffalo. Buffalo Firefighters rescued a 13-year old girl from the home on Leroy Avenue near Kensington after they ran in to the building without fire hoses shortly after 4:00 Thursday morning...
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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Just because Democrats are regaining control of the House of Representatives, don't assume that Nancy Pelosi will simply step back in to her old role as Speaker. "No, Nancy Pelosi should not be Speaker," said Congressman Brian Higgins. Higgins first called for someone other...
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Cheektowaga, NY (WBEN) - Mercy Flight is preparing for a big event Sunday, where they will invite the public to their hangar to check out helicopters and equipment up close and in person. The free 'Open House' Kick Off the Summer event this Sunday will allow people to learn more about Mercy Flight...
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Richard Root
July 31, 2017 - 6:32 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - New legislation being unveiled by Congressman Chris Collins promises to take some of the bite out of the New York Safe Act. Later today, Rep. Collins will introduce SAGA, or the Second Amendment Guarantee Act. The legislation says quite plainly a State may not impose any...
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Richard Root
June 07, 2017 - 5:54 am
New York, NY (WBEN) - Representatives Chris Collins and Tom Reed are among eight New York House seats being targeted by Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi. She has enlisted the help of Governor Andrew Cuomo. During a union rally at the Javits Center in New York City yesterday, Pelosi said there were...
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Richard Root
May 05, 2017 - 6:26 am
(WBEN) - Congressman Chris Collins is being raked over the coals for admitting on CNN he didn't read the entire American Act Healthcare Act before passing it yesterday. However, the same thing happened when Obamacare was rolled out. . @RepChrisCollins : on not reading #AHCA : It was a gotcha...
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