Dense Fog Advisory Overnight

DENSE FOG ADVISORY N. Erie, Niagara, Orleans Counties 7pm tonight-9am Thursday

Trump Administration lifts transgender bathroom guidance

WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) -- The Trump administration has lifted federal guidelines that said transgender students should be allowed to use public school bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity.

Cuomo proposal for lodge on Niagara Falls island still alive

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo is still considering a state-owned island near the brink of Niagara Falls as a possible location for a privately operated lodge.
Kiarre Harris

Kiarre Harris' files suit to reunite with her kids

Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - In a session with reporters that was emotional at times Wednesday afternoon at the Masten Resource Center on Fillmore Avenue, Kiarre Harris said simply, "at this point I simply want my children back".  Harris is filing suit with the U.S Department of Education and U.S Justice Department in an effort to get her kids back.
Town Hall

Congress at Your Corner Turns Into Higgins Town Hall

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Congressman Brian Higgins's monthly work session where staff help with federal issues and listen to concerns, evolved into a small scale town hall meeting Wednesday when the Congressman arrived for some brief remarks and ended up taking questions from a friendly crowd, concerned mostly about  the repeal of Obamacare.
New Planet?

7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — For the first time ever, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a nearby star — and these new worlds could hold life.
Did the Trump administration do the right thing in lifting transgender student bathroom protections?
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