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Out of $$$?

DiNapoli: City of Lockport Could Soon Run Out of Money


Lockport, NY (WBEN) The state's top fiscal watchdog warns the city of Lockport will soon run out of money unless it secures new financing or drastically cuts expenditures.
 
Appalled

Obama: US Won't Stop Confronting Islamic State


EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) -- President Barack Obama says the United States will continue to confront Islamic State extremists despite the brutal murder of journalist James Foley.
 
WNY Rate

WNY Jobless Rate Now 6.4%


Albany, NY (WBEN) -- The unemployment rate in the eight counties of Western New York has dropped more than a full point in the past year, to 6.4%.
Mistrust?

The Perception of Police Mistrust


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Do people trust police? It's a matter of perception says Hilbert College's criminal justice chairman.
 
Police Trust

WBEN Extra: Police Mistrust Runs High


WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) -- For one night, all was well in Ferguson, Missouri. After a change in police command, violent protests decrying the shooting death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown at the hands of white police officer Darren Wilson suddenly gave way to peaceful demonstrations.
Deadly Crash

Fatal Rollover on 290 Shuts Down 190 On-Ramps


Tonawanda, NY (WBEN) A man in his late 30s is dead after a rollover crash Tuesday afternoon along the 290 eastbound. It's led to serious delays as the 190 on ramps to the 290 are closed.
 
Message Sent

Bills Fan Thunder Send 13,000 Messages to Keep Bills in Buffalo


Pittsford, NY (WBEN) The group Bills Fan Thunder came to Bills training camp armed with thousands of letters with one singular message: keep the Bills here.
 
Bids Soon

AP Source: Bills Bids to be Submitted in 2 Weeks


PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) - A person familiar with the Buffalo Bills sale timetable tells The Associated Press that the process is entering the final stage with prospective buyers asked to submit formal bids in two weeks.
 
Niagara St.

Niagara Street Rehabilitation to Begin This Week


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Today the City of Buffalo announced the start of their next big road rehabilitation project.
Victim

NY Police Chokehold Death to Go to Grand Jury


NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York prosecutor said Tuesday he would ask a grand jury to consider charges in the death of a black man placed in an apparent chokehold by a white police officer.

 
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