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Boil Lifted

Boil Water Notice Lifted


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) A boil water notice is lifted for tens of thousands of residents North and East of Buffalo. The Erie County Health Department made the decison before noon Saturday after a 2nd water test came back negative for bacteria following Wednesday night's major water main break. 

 
Orchids

Millions of Orchids grow on former Mine site in Adirondacks


STAR LAKE, N.Y. (AP) -- Millions of orchids are now growing in a hundred-acre wetland in the Adirondack Park that developed on waste from a vast open-pit iron mine, a transformation scientists say is most impressive because it happened naturally.
Gay Scouts

Boy Scouts and Being Gay


NEW YORK (AP) - There were dire warnings for the Boy Scouts of America a year ago when the group's leaders, under intense pressure, voted to end a long-standing blanket ban on participation by openly gay adults. 
Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine
Dem Rally

Clinton Kaine rally in Miami


MIAMI (AP) -- Hillary Clinton introduced running mate Tim Kaine as "a progressive who likes to get things done," joining the Virginia senator in the crucial battleground state of Florida to help kick off next week's Democratic National Convention.

Clinton said Kaine cares more about making a difference than making headlines, "everything that Donald Trump and Mike Pence are
Fatal Crash

Two-Car Crash Leaves One Dead in Youngstown




Youngstown, N.Y. (WBEN) -- It happened Friday afternoon at the intersection of Wilson and Dickersonville Roads when deputies say a car did not stop at a stop sign.
Sentence

Teen Sentenced to 20 Years to Life for Double Execution-Style Murders





Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) -- The state supreme court justice also went ont he record to future parole boards to say he thinks Bobby Price III deserves to spend his life behind bars.
Robbery

Guilty Plea in Meat Cleaver Attack in Teen




Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) -- She was charged with attacking a 17-year-old girl with a meat cleaver, causing a broken nose and cuts to the face, and stealing the teen's shoes and purse.
Rescue

Teen Girl Extricated from Niagara River Gorge




Niagara Falls, N.Y. (WBEN) -- A teenage girl, overcome by heat exhaustion, had to be rescued from the Niagara River Gorge.
Clinton-Kaine

Hillary Clinton Selects Sen. Tim Kaine as VP Running Mate


Hillary Clinton says in a text message to supporters that she's picked Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to join her on the Democratic ticket as their party's nominee for vice president.
 
Animal Cruelty

DA Office's New Animal Cruelty Unit Seeing Results




Tonawanda, N.Y. (WBEN) -- Officials say taking a hard stance on cracking down on animal abuse serves not just the pet, but the entire community.
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