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Allan Harris
November 12, 2017 - 6:26 am
(WBEN'AP) President Donald Trump on Sunday offered to mediate in the South China Sea disputes, while his Chinese counterpart played down concerns over Beijing's military buildup and the prospects of war in the contested waters. Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke separately about the...
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November 05, 2017 - 3:08 pm
SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (WBEN/AP) — A gunman dressed in black tactical-style gear and armed with an assault rifle opened fire inside a small South Texas church, killing 26 people in an attack that claimed tight-knit neighbors and multiple family members ranging in age from 5 to 72 years old. Once...
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WBEN Photo/Brendan Keany
October 27, 2017 - 9:00 am
(WBEN) -A woman died following the collision of a car and van in Wales, on Route 16 at the entrance to Route 400. Mercy Flight had been called to the scene and the car-- seen in WBEN Photos below-- was badly damaged. East Aurora Police say 26 year old Corrine Closson was driving when she turned...
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Richard Root
October 27, 2017 - 2:27 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - One person has died a result of a crash on Delaware Avenue that had the road closed in both directions between Forest Avenue and Nottingham Terrace in the early morning hours. The accident was reported shortly after midnight Friday, at the Route 198 overpass over Delaware...
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October 09, 2017 - 11:24 am
(WBEN) A spokesperson for the Niagara Falls Water Board confirms that once again there has been a discharge from their plant into the Lower Niagara River, just weeks after the state imposed a series of fines and training procedures to prevent such an occurrence. The discharge occurred when heavy...
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Allan Harris
October 08, 2017 - 5:49 am
(WBEN/AP) Hurricane Nate brought flooding and power outages as it sloshed ashore outside Biloxi early Sunday, the first hurricane to make landfall in Mississippi since Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The storm hit the state with maximum sustained winds near 85 mph (140 kph) but weakened later to a...
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Richard Root
October 03, 2017 - 12:25 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Petty, an old-fashioned rock superstar and everyman who drew upon the Byrds, the Beatles and other bands he worshipped as a boy and produced new classics such as "Free Fallin,' "Refugee" and "American Girl," has died. Petty passed away Monday night at UCLA Medical Center in...
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