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Hazlewood Ave

House Destroyed in Two Alarm Fire Overnight

Eight people are left homeless after a two alarm fire destroyed a home and damaged two others on Buffalo's east side overnight.  

Sick Day

Illness Closes Orchard Park Middle School Today, Monday

 The  Middle School only  in the Orchard Park School District is closed today and Monday because of an outbreak of an illness beleived to be the norovirus  that's affected students and teachers. Classrooms and busses will be disin
Shaq Lawson

PHOTOS: Bills Pick Shaq Lawson

Orchard Park, N.Y. (WBEN) - With the 19th overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, The Buffalo Bills selected Clemson DE Shaq Lawson.
BMB Photos

Photos: Buffalo Means Business - Were YOU There?

Cheektowaga, N.Y. (WBEN) - The annual Buffalo Means Business event was held at Prior Aviation Thursday night.  The Amherst Chamber, Independent Health, West Herr, Smith Boys and dozens of other sponsors were in the house!
Rowdy Rally

Several Arrests As Trump Rally Turns Rowdy

Raucous protesters and supporters of Donald Trump took to the streets in California leading to some 20 arrests as he brought his campaign to conservative Orange County.

 INSIDE:  Photos from the Streets & In The Arena
Draft Lottery

As NFL Draft Carries on, Sabres Fans have Draft Lottery

Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) -- The talk of the town is the NFL Draft, but Sabres fans have something to look forward to Saturday.
Shaq Lawson

Bills Take Shaq Lawson at 19

Orchard Park, N.Y. (WGR550) - A topsy-turvy opening round at the 2016 NFL Draft allowed the Bills to select their pick of defenders -- with the 19th overall selection, Buffalo went with Clemson DE Shaq Lawson.

Erie County to Host Opiate Addiction Forum

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Erie County has announced another town hall meeting focusing on opiate and heroin addiction, this time in the town of Tonawanda.
Guilty Plea

Attica Woman Pleads Guilty to Killing Husband

Warsaw, N.Y. (WBEN) -- Charlene Mess was accused of striking 52-year-old Douglas Mess with pitchfork and shooting him in the back of the head with a rifle and then concealing his body in manure.
Bomb Scare

UPDATE: Baltimore TV Station Evacuated in Bomb Scare

BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say the "bomb" a man claimed to be wearing when he walked into a television station wearing an animal costume was in reality a red flotation-style garment stuffed with chocolate candy bars wrapped in aluminum foil.
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