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Jetter Probe

Hamburg Super Admits Lie; Seeks Help

While the board debated his fate, Hamburg superintendent Richard Jetter was reportedly at Village Police headquarters Wednesday confessing to lying about vandalism he earlier blamed on those opposed to reform
ID Theft

Are You Keeping Your ID Safe from Snoops?

At DMV offices across the state they are just now recuperating from about a month long shortage of the privacy sleeves used to shield enhanced drivers licenses from being scanned 
Meanwhile, thieves assault more vendor databases. Are you safe?
GPS Stalking

New Law Aims to Take Down GPS Stalking

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - It may seem like something out of a movie, but a new state law signed Wednesday cracks down on stalking by GPS.
Gang Raid

Fourteen Gang Members Arrested in Raid

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Local law enforcement and the FBI were at work early Wednesday  morning, rounding up members of the Schuele Boys Gang.

Kindergarten Soon to be Required in Buffalo

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - Governor Andrew Cuomo signed two bills on Wednesday allowing the Buffalo School Board and Utica City School Board to require kindergarten attendance of children beginning at five years old; current law does not require school attendance until age six.

Criminal Probe of Cuomo Administration Urged

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP/WBEN) - Political foes of New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo are calling for prompt criminal investigation of his administration following a news report that his office thwarted attempts by his own special corruption commission to investigate groups with ties to him.

Hamburg Superintendent Investigated

Hamburg, NY (WBEN) The Hamburg School Board says Village of Hamburg Police are investigating Dr. Richard Jetter.
3 Shot

Police: 3 Wounded by Gunfire on Buffalo Street

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Police in Buffalo say three people are hospitalized after they were shot on a city street.
Flight 3407

Flight 3407's Final Case: The Victim on the Ground

(WBEN) After settling all the passenger lawsuits stemming from the crash of Flight 3407 in Clarence Center in 2009, Continental Airlines is headed to court to fight claims brought by the family of Douglas Wielinski, the only victim on the ground.
Too Many Texts?

Is it time for texting/no texting lanes on sidewalks?

Months after a University at Buffalo study found texting while driving to be more dangerous than distracted driving, the National Geographic Channel decided to test texting and non texting lanes on a Washington DC sidewalk.   INSIDE:  Your thoughts
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