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Opening Loss

Eichel Doesn't Disappoint as Sabres Lose Opener

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) -- Jack Eichel put the crowd on their feet at First Niagara Center with the one and only Buffalo Sabres goal Thursday night in their season opener.  Kyle Turris scored twice and the Ottawa Senators won a coach's challenge to overturn a goal by Buffalo in the third period to hang on for a 3-1 victory over the Sabres.
HS Football

WBEN Extra: High School Football Injuries, Deaths

Player safety has football's spotlight, from the NFL to Pop Warner football for little kids.

 INSIDE:  Study says Brain Injuries Occur in Players Without Concussions | Five Deaths Nationwide in HS Football | Liveline Interviews
Light Shows

Light Shows on Canalside's Grain Elevators Coming Soon

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Drive around Canalside in the evening hours and chances are you'll see a light show. It's the beginning of a new way to get people to come down to Canalside.
Closing Time

Closing Time Compromise?

Should Erie County bars follow Niagara County's lead?

Canalside Begins Ice-Making Process

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Sabres aren't the only ones ready to hit the ice. Canalside is beginning it's seasonal transformation.
Sardinia Crash

Serious Crash Closes Part of Olean Rd.

Sardinia, NY (WBEN) Three people suffered serious injuries after a car and a tractor trailer collided Thursday afternoon on Olean Road. Olean Road from Hand to Chaffee-Curriers was closed for much of the day.
Girl Approached

Student Approached While Waiting for School Bus

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police are looking into an incident involving a person approaching a 12 year old girl as she waited for the school bus this morning.
Firebomb Probe

Deputies Investigate Clarence Firebombing

Clarence, NY (WBEN) Erie County Sheriff's Deputies need your help in investigating a firebombing in Clarence.

US Airman Who Helped Thwart French Train Attack is Stabbed

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Airman 1st Class Spencer Stone, who was hailed as a hero for helping to tackle a gunman and thwart a terror attack on a French train in August, was stabbed in California and was in stable condition, an Air Force spokesman said Thursday.

Drops Out

Kevin McCarthy Drops Bid for Speaker; GOP Vote Postponed

Washington, DC (CBS) In a stunning development, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Thursday dropped his bid to serve as speaker of the House after coming under intense scrutiny from anti-establishment conservatives.
Where do you weigh in on the risks of concussion and serious injury as a result of high school contact sports?
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