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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Former Trump Campaign advisor and WBEN contributor Michael Caputo said that he wants to provide a new home for 'Roseanne' after the show was canned by ABC. That doesn't mean that he believes ABC should have kept the show. "I think ABC, as a private company, is perfectly allowed...
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Mike Baggerman
May 01, 2018 - 12:01 pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WBEN) - East Aurora native and GOP political strategist Michael Caputo, who worked on President Trump's presidential campaign in 2015 and 2016, testified in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee in Washington on Tuesday. This marks the second time that Caputo traveled to...
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(WBEN) - In a one-on-one interview with WBEN, former FBI Director James Comey addressed the Clinton investigation, his handling of that leaked memo, and why he's coming out and talking now. In the interview, which will air in its entirety Thursday morning on WBEN, Comey was asked about whether any...
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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - The new tax law won't impact your return until next year, but that hasn't stopped many from asking questions while filing ahead of this year's deadline. As tax day rapidly approaches on April 17, many are wondering what the tax law overhaul will mean for next year's return. "...
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Washington, DC (WBEN) - Political pundits have pointed to the response to Syria's alleged chemical weapons attack as a moment that would define the Trump Presidency. Wednesday morning, the President responded on Twitter. "Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria. Get ready...
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Tom Puckett
April 05, 2018 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Talk of tariffs between the United States and China is leving investors jittery, says one money expert. Jill Schlesinger of "Jill on Money" says the tariff talk is giving investors pause. "What the trade conversation does is it brings investors to the point where they say, 'wait...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN/AP) - Stocks are sinking again after the U.S. and China each announced tariffs on goods exported by the other, a move that increased investors' worries over a trade dispute that could slow down global commerce. The Chinese government issued a $50 billion list of more than 100 U.S...
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(WBEN) A new poll from the Siena Research Institute shows extensive support -among both Republicans and Democrats in New York State -- for a mandatory waiting period on gun purchases but a split over arming some teachers and possibly banning the sale of assault style weapons in the United States...
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February 24, 2018 - 9:34 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's governor is blasting a proposal from the White House that he says would devastate funding for food assistance. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday that President Donald Trump's plan would reduce Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program benefits for an...
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Protesters on Elmwood Avenue (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
February 19, 2018 - 3:55 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Protesters marched in Buffalo on Monday to criticize President Trump and his administration for not following the rule of law. "It's been clear that the rule of law has been flouted, procedures have not been followed, that lies have been told and told again, that he denied...
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