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Naloxone

First Ever Use of Naloxone in Wyoming County Saves Life



(WBEN) -- Attica Police say the heroin overdose victim who was revived by first responders who administered the life-saving antidote is expected to make a full recovery.
The Suspect

School Shooting Suspect: What We Know


MARYSVILLE, Wash. (WBEN/AP) -- Jaylen Fryberg was well liked and athletic, a football player named to his high school's homecoming court just one week ago.

He was also facing problems, writing of some unspecified troubles on his Twitter feed: "It breaks me... It actually does...."
 
Public Records

WBEN Extra: Cuomo Tight Lipped on Public Records


ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo took office four years ago promising the most transparent administration in history, but journalists and advocacy groups say his office tightly controls requests for public records on anything controversial and routinely delays or denies their release.
Ebola Latest

Ebola: More Calls for Travel Bans & Quarantines


WASHINGTON (WBEN/AP) -- The Ebola virus's arrival in New York City and yet another West African nation - Mali - renewed questions about whether stricter travel restrictions would help lock down the deadly disease. The governors of New York and New Jersey went ahead and issued their own quarantine order.
Quarantine Req'd

NY, New Jersey Issue Stronger Ebola Quarantine


NEW YORK (AP) - The governors of New Jersey and New York say they're issuing a mandatory quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola-infected patients in West Africa.
 
Cold Case

Rodriguez Convicted in Cold Case Murder


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man has been convicted of killing his estranged wife 35 years ago.
 
Honor Rescinded?

School Board Reconsidering Andre Reed Honor


ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Going out of bounds on Facebook could block Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre Reed from getting his name on his old high school field in Pennsylvania.

 
HS Shooting

Police: 1 Dead Besides Washington School Shooter


MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) - Police in Washington state say one person was killed in a high school shooting in addition to the lone student gunman.
 
Explosion

Explosion at Plant in Amherst Injures One


Amherst, NY (WBEN) - One person was injured in an explosion at a facility inside an Amherst industrial park.
 
Protect & Serve?

VIDEO: Cops Throwing Away Ebola Gear In Public Can?


The Daily Mail of London  has video reportedly taken outside Ebola patient Craig Spencer's apartment, showing police casually dumping protective equipment -- gloves and masks-- in a public trash can after use.
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