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Debate

NY Gubernatorial Debate


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his Republican challenger traded insults and clashed over the economy and corruption during the only scheduled debate of the governor's race.

 
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Debate Photos

PHOTOS: NY Gubernatorial Debate


Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The candidates in the race for Governor of New York gathered to debate in downtown Buffalo Wednesday night.  Here are photos snapped outside the event and during the debate. 
Terrorism

LATEST: Ottawa Shooting Spree was Terrorism


OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- A masked gunman killed a soldier standing guard at Canada's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in an attack that was stopped cold when he was shot to death by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms. Canada's prime minister called it the country's second terrorist attack in three days.
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

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.
 
Shooting

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
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Ebola

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.
Poll
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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