Text Us: #30930
Phone: (800) 616 WBEN
Business: (716) 843-0600
| More
State News
WWII vet transmitted news of Japanese surrender 70 years ago
MECHANICVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- Stephen Dennis enlisted in the Navy soon after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor in 1941. Less than a year later, the raw 19-year-old recruit was thrust into fighting off the Solomon Islands and survived one of the fiercest naval battles in the South Pacific....
Read More...
NY court refuses to hear appeals in chimp personhood case
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- An animal rights group seeking legal personhood for chimpanzees won't get a hearing in the state's highest court....
Read More...
NY experts say steady funding needed for retired racehorses
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Experts on thoroughbred racing and retired horses said Tuesday that the last few years have seen progress but more funding and homes are needed to save many aging racehorses from eventual neglect or slaughter....
Read More...
Pope adds Central Park to list of New York City stops
NEW YORK (AP) -- Pope Francis will take a spin through Central Park while visiting New York City this month....
Read More...
West Point prof who called legal scholars treasonous resigns
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) -- A West Point professor criticized for writing an article calling some legal scholars treasonous and "lawful targets" for the U.S. military in its war on terrorism has resigned a month after he was hired to teach a law course....
Read More...
NY teen gets prison for sex attacks against woman, child
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- A Westchester County teenager will spend up to 10 years in prison for sex attacks against a woman and an 11-year-old girl....
Read More...
'Taxi of Tomorrow,' a Nissan minivan, arrives in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) -- It's go time for the city's new taxis: Tuesday marked the official start for the new standard for yellow cabs....
Read More...
FBI names counterintelligence expert to head Boston division
BOSTON (AP) -- Harold Shaw, a counterintelligence expert who has investigated international and domestic terrorism cases, has been named the new special agent in charge of the FBI's Boston division, the FBI announced Tuesday....
Read More...
Cuomo: Long Island plant will turn food waste into energy
YAPHANK, N.Y. (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a plant that will process food waste into clean energy is coming to eastern Long Island....
Read More...
Baseball, wings and Ellen: Meet the Miss America hopefuls
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- This year, Georgia is from Oklahoma - Georgia Frazier, that is, a cancer survivor and daughter of a former New York Yankees pitcher who holds an inauspicious World Series record....
Read More...
Poll
Have you smokes marijuana?
  Yes
  Yes, and I still do!
  No
 
View Results

Get it Now

WBEN iPhone App

Perks

Contests

Photo Galleries

RSS Center