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Pedestrian Hit

Another Car-Pedestrian Accident on NF Boulevard


Tonawanda, N.Y. (WBEN) - There has been another accident involving a pedestrian along a stretch of Niagara Falls Boulevard along the Tonawanda-Amherst border just north of ther I-290. 
Shooting

Officer-Involved Shooting in Niagara Falls


Niagara Falls, N.Y. (WBEN) - Police in the city of Niagara Falls are investigating an officer-involved shooting that took place Wednesday evening during a drug raid on 20th Street.  Investigators say police were executing a warrant at a home and a 33 year old suspect was shot in his stomach by an officer.
Dissolution?

Residents Petition to Dissolve Depew's Government


Depew, NY (WBEN) Two residents worked together to collect more than 1,000 signatures to get a referendum set to dissolve the village of Depew.
 
Clowns

Oh Those Creepy Clowns!


Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - Social media is abuzz with reports of so-called "creepy clown" sightings in several states and it seems the phenomenon has struck here in western New York.  North Tonawanda Police are investigating multiple sightings of clowns in NT and it's not clear if one person is responsible or if it's perhaps a hoax.
Teacher Protest

Buffalo Teachers Protest Outside City Hall


Hundreds of Buffalo teachers staged a rally Wednesday afternoon at City Hall to protest the lack of a new contract for the past 12 years. The demonstration resulted from a recent breakdown in contract negotiations.
Teacher Protest

Buffalo Teachers Protest Outside City Hall


Hundreds of Buffalo teachers staged a rally Wednesday afternoon at City Hall to protest the lack of a new contract for the past 12 years.
Charged

Niag. County Inmate Charged with Planning to Ambush Deputies


Lockport, NY (WBEN) A Niagara County inmate already charged with attempted murder and domestic violence now faces a new charge of attempted murder after deputies say he was making plans to ambush a deputy.
 
Holiday Hiring

JC Penney Hiring for the Holidays


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) JC Penney is hiring 450 people for the holiday season.
 
Andrew Cuomo
Set Aside $$$

Cuomo to 'set aside' cash from developers facing charges


ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's re-election campaign will "set aside" $350,000 it received from developers facing federal corruption charges.
 
Trick Question

Rex Ryan, ace reporter? Asks Pats' Edelman if he'll play QB


ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Add another reporter to the NFL beat: Rex Ryan.
 
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