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Lake Effect

Lake Effect Snow Watch Thurs- Fri


The National Weather Service has a Lake Effect Snow Watch for Thurs. morning -Friday night, with as much as 2 feet of snow in parts of So. Erie, Chau., Catt., & Wyoming counties .

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Health Forum

Blue Cross-Blue Shield Ready for Health Law Changes




Buffalo, NY (WBEN) If Obamacare is changed or repealed by the incoming Trump administration, Blue Cross-Blue Shield of Western New York says they will be ready. 

Julie Snyder, Vice President, Corporate Relations,at the carrier, told WBEN "What we do know is that January 20th, there will be a new resident at the White House
 
"It's fair to say
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Murder Charges?

UPDATE: Prosecutor Says Murder Charge Possible in Fire


OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Prosecutors say they are investigating the warehouse fire that killed 36 people, and murder charges are possible.

 
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Mischief?

Buffalo State Football Players Under Scrutiny


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Police are reportedly investigating an incident involving at least six Buffalo State football players.

 
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Meeting

Al Gore Calls Meeting with Trump 'Productive'


Washington (AP) Former Vice President Al Gore says he had a "productive" meeting with President-elect Donald Trump.
 
 
GN'R

Guns N' Roses to Play New Era Field in 2017


Orchard Park, NY (WBEN) - A legendary rock band is expanding their world tour to include Western New York
Donald Trump
Like Trump?

Poll: NY Split on Future of Country Under Trump


(WBEN) A new Siena College poll says that 49 percent of New York registered voters are optimistic about the future of the country under Donald Trump, while 48 percent are not., tied within the margin of error
Dr. Ben Carson
HUD Secy.

Trump Picks Carson For Secy. of Housing & Urban Development


Dr.  Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon who ran against Donald Trump in the Republican presidential primary  has been nominated to be his Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
Snow Coming

Slushy Monday Gives Way to Lake Effect Snows to The South Thurs.




(WBEN) For the first time this season greater Buffalo is waking up with some slushy snow on the ground, and the words "Lake Effect" on meteorologists lips.
Marijuana

Marijuana law in NYS: Tweaks yes. Legalization? No.


ALBANY, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) -- New York is loosening restrictions in its nearly year-old medical marijuana law but, to the dismay of some pot advocates, there is no sign the state is in any hurry to join eight other states in embracing full legalization.
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