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Bail Hearing

Nagi Bail Hearing In Lackawanna Terror Arrest


Arafat Nagi, the Lackawanna man accused of pledging support to ISIS and making plans to travel to Syria and fight with them faces a bail hearing in US District Court Friday.  On such charges, the law assumes he will be a flight risk and a threat, unless the defense can prove otherwise
Riverworks

Buffalo Riverworks Ready to Impress


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Everyone knows the Silo Six-Pack that's been on the waterfront for the last year, but were you aware that Buffalo Riverworks is now open for business?
Bills' Kromer

Kromer Enters Not Guilty Plea on Battery Charge




Buffalo Bills offensive line coach Aaron Kromer appears in court today, accused of punching a juvenile after a dispute over beach chairs.
Legislature

Erie Co. Legislature Bans Microbeads, Weighs In On Wage Hike




Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Erie County Legislature Thursday unanimously approves a ban on the sale of microbeads.
Cecil the Lion

UN Adopts Resolution to Combat Illegal Wildlife Trafficking




UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. General Assembly has unanimously adopted its first-ever resolution aimed at combatting illicit trafficking in wildlife as its sponsors expressed outrage at the killing of a beloved protected lion in Zimbabwe.
Stadium

Pegulas Say They're Not Rushing Toward New Stadium


Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Terry and Kim Pegula sat on a panel of local and national sports leaders today at Buffalo Riverworks, where the subject of a new Bills stadium was a hot topic with the crowd.
N Word Debate

Carl Paladino Joins Mascia Push For More Talk On Racism


 from The Sandy Beach show, click above to hear school board member Carl Paladino on council candidate Joe Mascia's use of the N Word.
Lackawanna Six

Nagi's Lackawanna Six Connections Stretch to 2002


(WBENM/AP)  Arafat Nagi's ties to possible jihad stretch as far back as 2002 and the arrest of the Lackawanna Six. And the criminal complaint against him hints that one of them might have been the one that tipped authorities to his alleged plans.
 
Electricity Cut

West Side Power Outage Now Set for Friday


After some folks in Allentown complained they weren't notified about a planned power outage,  National Grid is now cutting electricity in parts of the lower west side Friday
Bills

Bills Training Camp Kicking Off



Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) -- The first Buffalo Bills practice is tomorrow at St. John Fisher College. With the players all moved in and training camp getting underway, what do you need to know to attend?
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As the Buffalo Bills begin training camp, do you think it's going to be a 'winning' season?
  Yes!
  Yes and they'll make the playffs too!
  No!
 
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