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July 28, 2017 - 5:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump says Gen. John F. Kelly is his new White House chief of staff. That means Reince Priebus is out. Trump tweeted: "I am pleased to inform you that I have just named General/Secretary John F Kelly as White House Chief of Staff. He is a Great American." Michael...
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July 13, 2017 - 9:38 am
Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s conviction in a $5 million corruption case has been overturned, according to court papers. In 2015, Silver – once one of the most powerful people in New York state politics – was convicted of fraud, extortion and money laundering – accepting bribes...
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July 11, 2017 - 10:44 am
The US Geologic Survey reports an 2.5 magnitude earthquake near 2:30 this morning, approximately 8.6 miles from Olcott, 3.1 miles deep in Lake Ontario. The tremor was relatively minor, and initially triggered only one "felt report" sent to the USGS website. Four others were eventually filed by 11...
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Police help people cross the street outside the Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York after a gunman opened fire there on Friday, June 30, 2017. The gunman, identified as Dr. Henry Bello who used to work at the hospital, returned with a rifle hidden under his white lab coat, law enforcement officials said. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
July 01, 2017 - 2:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Henry Bello proved a man of his word. After he was forced to resign as a family medicine doctor amid sexual harassment allegations, he threatened his colleagues. He said he would kill them. On Friday, Bello returned to Bronx Lebanon Hospital with an AR-15 assault rifle tucked...
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June 16, 2017 - 9:28 am
Online juggernaut Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, including debt. Amazon.com Inc. will pay $42 per share of Whole Foods Market Inc. The deal is targeted to close in the second half of the year. Amazon has a deal to purchase the formerAhold Inc.warehouse...
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June 09, 2017 - 11:22 am
(WBEN) Buffalo city fire crews made quick work of a two alarm blaze in Kaisertown Friday, where there were initial fears of catastrophe because of welding gasses, propane and oil stored on site at the former Worthington Compressor plant complex off Clinton Street. The fire department was called to...
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June 05, 2017 - 11:33 am
Authorities say five people have been killed in a workplace shooting near Orlando. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said during a briefing Monday that the gunman was a disgruntled former employee who was fired in April. Demings says the gunman shot and killed himself. The sheriff says the...
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June 03, 2017 - 8:54 pm
LONDON (WBEN/AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May called Sunday for tougher measures to contain Islamic extremism in Britain after an attack that killed seven people in a busy area of London and disrupted Britain's election campaign just days before a nationwide vote. The assault began Saturday night...
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