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Cuomo and Three Challengers Debate Tonight

Tonight's Buffalo-based  debate between Gov. Cuomo, Republican Rob Astorino and two third-party candidates is the only one to be held before the election.

INSIDE:  MEET THE MINOR PARTY CHALLENGERS |  Also: Siena Poll says Top Incumbent Democrats Win

Soldier Shot, Killed Outside Canada's Parliament

Canadian police say a man shot at war memorial, killing a soldier standing guard. A suspected gunman is also dead. Reports of gunfire inside Parliament. Parliament Hill on Lockdown. Attacks come two days after two soldiers run down in Quebec jihadist attack
Bond Set

Bond Set for Afghan Soldiers Who Fled for Canada

BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) - A U.S. immigration judge has set bond at $25,000 for two Afghan soldiers who took off from a military training exercise in Massachusetts last month to avoid returning to Afghanistan, where they say their lives are in danger from the Taliban.

Hazmat Scare in Buffalo

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A hazmat scare created a commotion near Niagara Square.
Driver Cleared

Driver of White Lexus Cleared in Attempted Abductions

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police say the driver of the white Lexus sought in cases of attempted child abductions has been cleared of wrongdoing in the reported incidents.
3 Treated

Ottawa hospital Says It Treated 3 Shooting Victims

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) - A hospital says it has received three victims from the shootings in Canada's capital.
Twitter Prank

Student Charged in Twitter Prank

Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) A 16 year old St. Joe's student has been charged with a Twitter prank over the weekend.

Ebola Airport Checks Expand; Nurses Get Training

The federal government is closing a gap in Ebola screening at airports while states from New York to Texas to California work to get hospitals and nurses ready in case another patient turns up somewhere in the U.S. with the deadly disease.

Suspect in Attempted Abductions Arrested; Car Found

Buffalo Police may be close to sounding the all-clear after several alleged abduction attempts in the city.
Hot Housing

City Housing a Hot Property

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A City Observatory study says Buffalo is seeing a population boom, with more millennials buying homes in the city. That's been keeping real estate brokers busy.
To what do you attribute the double-digit growth of "millennials" moving to or near downtown Buffalo?
  It's "trendy"
  Increased job opportunities in the city
  Affordable real estate and rents
  All of the above
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