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NFL Blackouts

FCC Votes To Scrap Cable & Satellite NFL Blackouts



With many a mention of Buffalo and the Bills, The Federal Communications Commission has voted to end federal rules that require cable and satellite broadcast blackouts when local games aren't sold out.
Pay Hikes

Commission: Salary Hikes for Most Elected Officials


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Erie County Salary Review Commission has released its recommendations for elected official pay.
 
Shipwreck

WBEN Extra: Shipwreck Found in Lake Ontario


SOMERSET, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) -- The wreck of a 253-foot British-built steamship that sank off Lake Ontario's western New York shore after colliding with another vessel nearly 90 years ago has been found, a team of underwater explorers said Tuesday.
Weapons Reported

Report: Weapons Seen at Kentucky High School


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Students are being led out of a Kentucky high school after a report of weapons seen on campus.

 
Six-Pack

The Silo Six-Pack


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A grain elevator at Buffalo Riverworks has been painted to look like a six-pack of Labatt's Blue.

What do you think: terrific or tacky?
Traffic Alert

Rollover Has Outbound 33 CLOSED at Best


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The outbound (eastbound) 33 is closed at Best Street because of an accident.
 
Running?

NY Post: Ex-NY Gov. Pataki Mulling Presidential Run


ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Former New York Gov. George Pataki is reportedly considering running for president in 2016, though a former aide says talk of a campaign is premature.
 
Taking Blame

Secret Service Head Takes Onus for WH Breach


WASHINGTON (AP) -- Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday the agency fell short in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the ground floor before being subdued.
 
Soldier Story

Hollywood Shoots In Western New York Again


Actress Kristy Swanson is in Buffalo Tuesday  for the filming of "When Heaven and Hell Collide",  a movie about wounded soldiers that will also bring military vehicles and loud explosions into the Lockport area Wednesday

VIDEO INSIDE
NYS Rebates

Tax Rebate Checks -- Just Before Election Day


Thousands of middle-class families in New York will soon receive a $350 check from the state. But why now?

ALSO INSIDE: Check your Eligibility- Will You Get A Check?
Poll
What's your thinking on the NYS Tax rebate checks?
  Lovin' it!
  It's a 'buy my vote' ploy!
  Just take less in the first place!
 
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