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Vaping products at Premier Vape on Union Road in Cheektowaga. September 16, 2019 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
(WBEN) - A new poll of New Yorkers shows that 78% Say Vaping is a serious public health problem, and 61% support the Governor's emergency order to ban flavored E-Cigs The Siena poll, which you can see here in its entirety , shows that 52% of New Yorkers go a step further, and support banning all e-...
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(WBEN) - New York State may be walking back the new requirement that anyone with a license plate more than 10 years old would have to turn it in for one with a new design. The Governor's office released a statement to WBEN, saying that idea is now scrapped. “As the DMV commissioner said weeks ago,...
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(WBEN) - A new Siena College Poll says that by a 2-to-1 margin, New Yorkers oppose the requirement to turn in old license plates for new ones, and Three-Quarters say the $25 fee is unfair. The latest polling numbers were released Tuesday morning. The new State requirement states that motorists must...
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Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A day after announcing that the team will return to its original royal blue and gold colors in the 2020-2021 season, the Buffalo Sabres unveiled a new special jersey that will be worn at times during their upcoming 50th anniversary season. The jersey is mostly white, with deep...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Buffalo Sabres made the announcement many fans have been waiting for. The team is bringing back Royal Blue jerseys starting in the 2020-21 season. The team announced the return to the original jersey colors in a Twitter post on Thursday after years of fans clamoring for the...
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(WBEN) - Daredevil Nik Wallenda is preparing for his next big wire walk, this time walking the tightrope high above Times Square in New York City. The event, being televised nationally as "Highwire Live," will take place Sunday night at 8:00, and will also feature Wallenda's sister Lijana. Lijana...
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Brian Mazurowski
June 19, 2019 - 10:41 am
Albany, NY (WBEN) - Hope is dwindling for those who want to see sports betting allowed in more than just a handful of casinos across New York. With potentially hours left to go in the State Legislative session, it doesn't appear that mobile sports betting will come to the state any time soon as...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — New York became the 13th state to authorize driver's licenses for immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally under legislation approved by lawmakers and signed into law Monday night. The Democrat-led state Senate voted 33-29 in favor of the bill after several hours of debate...
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VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. (AP) — Police on Long Island said a small plane carrying three people went down in a residential neighborhood of Valley Stream Sunday night. Newsday reports that a disoriented pilot flying a rented single-engine plane flying in thick fog with a disoriented pilot ran out of fuel...
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Chick-FIl-A holds grand opening on Walden Avenue in Cheektowaga. November 29, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Controversy brewing over a proposed second Chick-Fil-A in Western New York. The NFTA says it's revamping the food court at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport, with Chick-Fil-A set to be the anchor attraction. The plan though, is running in to opposition. "The problem...
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