Transgender

Transgender community to rally in wake of Trump order


Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Members of the Buffalo and western New York transgender community will come together in Niagara Square today and rally in the wake of President Trump's decision earlier this week to move the decision on transgender bathroom use back to the state level.
 
Graffiti

Funding effort to erase Orchard Park vandalism


Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - The usually quiet village of Orchard Park is buzzing with the news of spray paint graffiti discovered in several spots across the village Saturday morning.  Orchard Park Police are investigating spray paint graffiti on vehicles in the village and on a nearby school playground.
Matt Duchene, Robin Lehner
Sabres Loss

Sabres squander opportunity and fall to Colorado


DENVER (WBEN/AP) -- As the clock ticked down, Colorado Avalanche goalie Jeremy Smith sweated out his first NHL win Saturday night.

After trimming an early three-goal deficit to one, the Buffalo Sabres made a late push to tie the game. But then Gabriel Landeskog took off on a breakaway and scored his second goal of the night into an empty net with 41 seconds remaining, sealing a 5-3 win.
Tom Perez
New DNC Chair

Buffalo Native Tom Perez Elected DNC Chair


Atlanta, GA (WBEN/AP) - Democrats have a new national party chairman and it's Tom Perez, who was labor secretary under President Barack Oback.

Perez won over Keith Ellison, a Minnesota congressman, in the second round of voting Saturday by Democratic National Committee members at their meeting in Atlanta.

 
Records!

Record warmth, rain and wind!


Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - You know what they say about the weather in western New York!  If you don't like it, just wait a minute!  The region's weather reputation is living up to its standards this weekend as we move from record warmth, to heavy rains, gusty winds and dropping temperarures, all within a matter of hours.
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