Buffalo's Early News with John Zach and Susan Rose
Weekdays, 5am - 9am

Text Us: #30930
Phone: (800) 616 WBEN
Business: (716) 843-0600
| More
State News
NYC councilman wants public hearing on city art proposals
NEW YORK (AP) -- A councilman is calling for more public comment on city art commissions following criticism by some residents of a plan to install a large pink sculpture of a reclining figure in Queens....
Read More...
Baby, 7 others injured in Queens car crash
NEW YORK (AP) -- A baby and seven other people are hospitalized after a car crash in Queens....
Read More...
NY starts out-of-network health coverage protections
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New protections against big surprise medical bills are starting in New York....
Read More...
Focus shifts to cause of NYC explosion after 2 bodies found
NEW YORK (AP) -- After two bodies were pulled from the rubble of a Manhattan apartment building collapse, authorities shifted their focus to what caused the massive explosion and fire and the possibility that someone may have improperly tapped a gas line serving one of the buildings....
Read More...
National parks call on Americans to 'Find Your Park'
WASHINGTON (AP) -- After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the most beautiful and historic places in the country, though there's also an $11 billion backlog of unfunded maintenance and a visitor base that's aging and mostly white....
Read More...
Century-old NYC matzo factory faces a high-tech future
NEW YORK (AP) -- The last ever Passover matzos have rolled out of a century-old bakery on Manhattan's Lower East Side - a neighborhood that's been dubbed the "Jewish Plymouth Rock" but is rapidly gentrifying....
Read More...
NY budget: school funding hike, legislator disclosure deal
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Top New York state lawmakers and Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a budget deal late Sunday that includes a big bump in education funding, enhanced legislative ethics rules and several - but not all - of Cuomo's proposed education reforms....
Read More...
MMA amateurs say NY should let them turn pro here
COLONIE, N.Y. (AP) -- At the gym just down the road from New York's Capitol, Jimmy Bruce lands a classic left-right boxing combination to the head of Asi Somburu, who responds by dropping and tackling his opponent, a smooth wrestling takedown that has their coach yelling praise....
Read More...
Police ramp up rail-crossing citations after recent crashes
VALHALLA, N.Y. (AP) -- A series of crashes involving trains and passenger vehicles - including deadly collisions in New York and California last month - have prompted police to ramp up ticket enforcement at railroad crossings....
Read More...
Northeast, despite highest gas costs, resists more pipelines
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- There is near universal agreement that the Northeast has to expand its energy supply to rein in the nation's highest costs and that cheap, abundant, relatively clean natural gas could be at least a short-term answer. But heels dig deep when it comes to those thorniest of questions: how and where?...
Read More...
Poll
Do you think some of the medical privacy of pilots and others who hold our lives in their hands should be sacrificed?
  Yes
  No
 
View Results

Get it Now

WBEN iPhone App

Perks

Contests

Photo Galleries

RSS Center