The New York Times is reporting that more than 34,000 New Yorkers are on a list branding them as too mentally unstable to own guns, as part of New York's tough laws concerning mental health and firearms.
New York, NY (WBEN) Gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino says President Obama and Governor Cuomo need to stop flights coming into New York City's airports if they carry travelers who have been to nations impacted by the Ebola outbreak.
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Hall of Fame goalie Dominik Hasek will return to Buffalo January 13th to see his number 39 raised to the rafters of First Niagara Center. That night, the Sabres will play Hasek's former team, the Detroit Red Wings.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York voters will face a ballot question next month that if approved would create a commission to oversee redrawing the state's political map - a process that has long been criticized for being controlled by politics.
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Jeffrey Basil, the man accused of pushing William Sager down a flight of stairs at Molly's Pub in July, leading to his death, appeared in court Monday morning for a pre-trial hearing.
Parents in the Ken-Ton school district were notified this past evening of a threat posted on social media. A high school student was accused of planning a violent act at Kenmore West High. Police determined it was a prank, posted by a student who attends private school.
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Last week, Governor Cuomo announced eight hospitals across the state would be part of the Ebola response team. None of the hospitals are in Western New York, but one expert says it's not necessarily a state slight.