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February 22, 2019 - 4:52 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - A shocking video of a suspect being beaten by a cell block attendant nearly three years ago was released by the City of Buffalo after a joint lawsuit from Channel 7 and The Buffalo News. The city released the video following a $300,000 settlement to Shaun Porter, the man who...
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Tom Puckett
December 26, 2017 - 4:13 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Irv Weinstein, who was the legendary anchor of Channel 7's Eyewitness News from 1964-1998, has died after a battle with ALS. He was 87. Weinstein came to Buffalo in 1958, first joining WKBW Radio's Pulse Beat News team. Six years later, he joined the TV side and the rest was...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Get ready for the Snow Boom! Old Man Winter starts shaking the Snow Globe next week and WBEN 7 First Alert Meteorologist Andy Parker says, looking ahead, there's an 85-90% chance of a WHITE Christmas this year. Parker is tracking the entire month of December. Big changes are...
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October 19, 2017 - 8:41 am
The New York State Broadcasters Association inducts WBEN's Sandy Beach into their Hall of Fame at a luncheon in New York City today HEAR SANDY's SHOW LIVE from the ceremonies at 9 with WBEN's Tim Wenger "We all want to leave something behind, and.. when you are chosen it really means a lot," Beach...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - September will be remembered for its weather streaks. Channel 7 Meteorologist Andy Parker said this is the warmest 7 day stretch of weather all year, it is also the longest dry spell of the year and we may be approaching the hottest day of the year. If you're going to the...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - It's turning out to be a September to remember - for weather. There's no end in sight to the recent string of warmth. "As far as our forecast goes out, for the next 7 days at least, it looks nice all the way through". That's National Weather Service Meteorologist Kirk Apffel...
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Susan Rose
July 12, 2017 - 10:50 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Lake Erie is heating up. "The lake jumped up to 76 today. The warmest it has ever been is 80". Channel 7 meteorologist Andy Parker thinks we are on pace for a record breaking Summer. "We went back through years of record-keeping and found that Lake Erie has never hit 81...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - A fisherman on Unity Island hooked a body early Monday morning. Turns out, it was a man who was "out of it" but floating and alive. The fisherman, Jamie Gillingham, told WKBW Channel 7, he couldn't believe it, but grabbed his net and pulled the guy in. WKBW Photo "There was a...
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