Andrew Cuomo
Buffalo Billion

Gov. Cuomo Orders Full Review of Buffalo Billion


ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has hired a former criminal prosecutor to review his upstate economic development initiatives, more commonly known as the "Buffalo Billion", after learning federal investigators are examining potential conflicts of interest and improper bidding.

Barack Obama
Dinner

Obama out: President closes out his run as comedian-in-chief


WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama performed his brand of sharp-tongued comedy at the White House Correspondents' Dinner for the last time - wrapping up with "Obama out" and dropping the mic while the crowd cheered.
Glenn Gronkowski
A Gronk

Bills Sign Glenn Gronkowski


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) -- The NFL is getting another Gronk.

The Buffalo Bills agreed to a deal Saturday with Glenn Gronkowski, a fullback from Kansas State who went undrafted and is the brother of Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski.

 
8th Pick

Sabres Pick 8th Overall in NHL Draft


Toronto (WGR550) - The Toronto Maple Leafs own the 1st overall pick in June's NHL Draft, followed by the Winnipeg Jets and Columbus Blue Jackets. Both Winnipeg and Columbus leapfrogged into the top three, bumping Edmonton and Vancouver. The results were announced during Saturday's lottery presentation. 
 
Day 3

Bills Address Offense on Day 3 of NFL Draft


Orchard Park, N.Y. (WGR 550) - Heading into the draft, the Bills' brass didn't shy away from the notion that QB was an area of need. Buffalo addressed it in the 4th round with the selection of Ohio State QB Cardale Jones.
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