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Urges legislation to outlaw pay discrimination
11:45 am
Sun March 29, 2015

Schumer pushing wage parity for women

New York Senator Charles Schumer
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New York Senator Charles Schumer will be speaking in Manhattan today against gender-based wage discrimination.

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National Guardsman collides with ambulance
10:13 am
Sun March 29, 2015

Local soldier killed in auto accident

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An early morning accident on Saturday has taken the life of a local soldier.

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Legal concerns at the heart of expenses
10:32 am
Sat March 28, 2015

Billions in state spending detailed by DiNapoli

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli
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A report from the New York Comptroller's office shows approval for nearly $9 billion in payments made in the month of February.

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Red Cross is assisting fire victims
10:29 am
Sat March 28, 2015

House fire in Southern Tier displaces family

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A family in Sardinia, New York is being assisted by the Red Cross after a house fire early this morning.

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Pastors follow lead of many businesses
10:47 am
Sun March 22, 2015

Governor gets faith-based support for minimum wage hike

Governor Andrew Cuomo
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Earlier this month 85 business leaders from across New York State put their collective support behind Governor Cuomo's effort to raise the minimum wage.

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Winner to be marketed globally
10:10 am
Sun March 22, 2015

Computer game competition seeks teaching tool

Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown
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A competition has been going on in Buffalo all weekend, ending tonight, for the development of a video game.

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Domestic violence call preceded fatal shooting
10:49 am
Sat March 21, 2015

Orleans County Sheriff injured, suspect killed in shootout

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One man is dead and an Orleans County Sheriff’s Deputy is recovering from injuries after a shootout in the early hours this morning.

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Flooding that closed route 5 in area has eased
11:55 am
Sat March 14, 2015

Flood evacuation warning issued in Silver Creek

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The Chautauqua County Emergency Management Office has issued an evacuation warning to residents around Silver Creek.

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Old Neighborhood parade today
10:37 am
Sat March 14, 2015

St. Patty's parades fill the weekend

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Western New Yorkers will have the opportunity to enjoy two St. Patty's Day parades this weekend.

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Fire is suspicious; suspect in custody
11:55 am
Sun March 8, 2015

Overnight blaze heavily damages Depew business

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An overnight fire at a Transit Road business has caused heavy damage.

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Private party turns deadly
11:42 am
Sat March 7, 2015

Falls shooting leaves one dead

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A deadly shooting took place early this morning in Niagara Falls.

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Drugs thought to be in car as well
11:37 am
Sat March 7, 2015

Two arrested for locking toddlers in car in frigid temps

Rath Building
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Erie County Sheriff's deputies arrested two adults Friday afternoon after a pair of toddlers were spotted in a locked vehicle with no heat.

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Program sponsored by Girl Scouts and GEICO
11:31 am
Sat March 7, 2015

Car safety courses offered to young female drivers

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A program is underway this morning to teach young female drivers the safe way to take to the roads and how to handle emergencies that might arise while driving.

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second emergency benefit created as well
11:17 am
Sat March 7, 2015

Extension granted for HEAP applications

New York State Emblem
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An extension has been granted for applications to the HEAP program.

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Threat of flooding not imminent
10:36 am
Sun March 1, 2015

March will bring slow warming to region

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The dawning of March brings with it thoughts of spring.

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Wages and racial issues raised ire
11:16 am
Sat February 28, 2015

Protestors gather outside local McDonald's

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A group of protestors gathered outside of a McDonald's restaurant in Williamsville Friday, protesting low wages paid to their employees.

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$5 million project to take 2-3 months
11:45 am
Sun February 22, 2015

Kenmore Avenue repairs to continue in spring

Kenmore Avenue.
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The prospects for road repairs seem months away, but plans are already underway for the continued improvements to Kenmore Avenue.

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Ice fishermen stranded near Evans
11:07 am
Sun February 22, 2015

Dozen rescued from Lake Erie ice

Lake Erie ice
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Rescue crews were able to bring 12 people safely to shore on Saturday after they were found stranded on Lake Erie ice near Evans.

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SEIU wants assurances of job preservation
10:32 am
Sun February 22, 2015

Union threatens strike over nursing home sale

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Catholic Health is working to sell the St. Francis Nursing Home in Williamsville to Comprehensive Health Management in Long Island.

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5 injured, 3 seriously; 2 Mercy Flights called
11:47 am
Sat February 21, 2015

Route 20 closed by serious accident in Genesee County

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Route 20 in the Genesee County town of Bethany is closed due to an overnight accident.

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15 people displaced by blazes
11:32 am
Sat February 21, 2015

Red Cross responds to pair of Southern Tier fires

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The Red Cross was called to assist after two fires in the Southern Tier.

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Obama moves to protect civil and privacy rights
11:23 am
Sun February 15, 2015

Drone use regulations still up in the air

President Obama
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President Obama issued a memorandum today regarding the collection of personal data through the use of drones.

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Frigid temps, gusting winds, plenty of snow coming
9:54 am
Sat February 14, 2015

Winter storm warning and travel advisory issued

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A travel advisory has been issued for Erie County that will extend until further notice.

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Armed man kept authorities at bay for 4 hours
10:51 am
Sun February 8, 2015

Man in Attica standoff identified

Genesee County Jail
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The man involved in a tense standoff in Attica on Friday night has been identified.

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Offensive guard has troubled past
10:19 am
Sun February 8, 2015

Bills plan to bring back Incognito

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The Buffalo Bills have announced that they have reached an agreement in principle with veteran offensive guard Richie Incognito.

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TransitDrive-in owner began effort on Saturday
10:07 am
Sun February 8, 2015

Local drive-in owner walking 1000 miles to save theaters

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The owner of the Transit Drive-In is taking extreme measures in an effort to preserve this truly American form of entertainment.

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He is the 11th former Bill to be inducted
11:28 am
Sun February 1, 2015

Bill Polian headed for Hall of Fame

Former Bills General Manager Bill Polian
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Bill Polian, the architect of the Buffalo Bills Super Bowl teams and the mastermind behind other NFL successes has been elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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On sale, pot game, at 716 in canalside
11:24 am
Sun February 1, 2015

Super Bowl Championship Caps featured in Buffalo

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At the end of today's Super Bowl, a champion will be crowned, crowned with a cap made by New Era.

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Multiple accidents reported with one fatality
9:46 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Icy roads blamed for series of incidents

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Icy roads caused problems for area drivers this weekend.

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Man ultimately takes his own life
9:37 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Former Buffalonian behind Queens shooting spree

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A former Buffalo resident has been connected to the shootings of four females in Queens, New York.

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