The Best of WBEN
Sundays, 7pm-11pm

Text Us: #30930
Phone: (800) 616 WBEN
Business: (716) 843-0600
| More
National News
Things to Know about deadly shootings at mall in Washington
BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) -- Authorities on Sunday were investigating the background and possible motive of the suspect arrested in the slayings of five people in the makeup department of a Macy's store at a mall north of Seattle. Here are things to know about the shooting and the investigation:...
Read More...
Mall shooting suspect: 'Creepy,' multiple arrests, disputes
OAK HARBOR, Wash. (AP) -- The 20-year-old man suspected of killing five people with a rifle at a Macy's makeup counter had a string of run-ins with the law in recent years, including charges he assaulted his stepfather, and was described by a neighbor as so "creepy, rude and obnoxious" that she kept a Taser by her front door....
Read More...
The Latest: 3 in custody in California triple slaying
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) -- The Latest on the investigation into a triple homicide at a Southern California home (all times local):...
Read More...
Man killed inside a Starbucks in Las Vegas, suspect arrested
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A man shot another man dead Sunday inside a Las Vegas Starbucks and the suspect left along with people being evacuated but was arrested later, police said....
Read More...
ACLU: Lafayette 'flag desecration' arrest unconstitutional
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) -- The American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana says a man has been unconstitutionally arrested in Lafayette on a charge of desecrating the American flag by setting one afire and tearing up another....
Read More...
Police: Neighborhood watch posts call to watch young blacks
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) -- Shreveport police are investigating posts to a large neighborhood watch group suggesting recent car break-ins are reason to watch young, black men or teens, and even for so-called "vigilante justice."...
Read More...
Capitol Mix-up: DC hotels use image of Wisconsin statehouse
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The photo on several District of Columbia hotel websites was supposed to entice visitors with the beauty of the capitol building at sunset....
Read More...
Thousands celebrate life of abducted Minnesota boy, 11
ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (AP) -- Thousands turned out Sunday to remember and celebrate the life of 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling, the Minnesota boy whose abduction nearly 27 years ago was recently solved with the discovery of his remains....
Read More...
The Latest: Mall suspect 'creepy, rude and obnoxious'
BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) -- The Latest on a deadly mall shooting in Washington state (all times local):...
Read More...
The Latest: Iowa cities donate sandbags to Cedar Rapids
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) -- The Latest on flooding along rain-swollen rivers in Iowa (all times local):...
Read More...
Semi driver flees police with 2 kids in truck after accident
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Police say a man driving a tractor trailer with his two children inside fled police, totaled four cars and eventually tried to run away with the kids....
Read More...
The Latest: Life of abducted Minnesota boy, 11, celebrated
ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (AP) -- The Latest on memorial service for Jacob Wetterling, the 11-year-old Minnesota boy whose remains were finally found nearly 27 years after he was abducted (all times local):...
Read More...
Residents evacuate Cedar Rapids homes ahead of flooding
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) -- Residents are leaving low-lying areas of Cedar Rapids, adhering to a request by authorities to clear out by 8 p.m. Sunday due to the risk of flooding from the rising Cedar River....
Read More...
Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Newly released police video of a black man's fatal shooting hasn't settled questions about whether he threatened police with a gun before he was killed....
Read More...
Q&A: A mortgage exec reflects on housing market's challenges
WASHINGTON (AP) -- From the outside, the housing market looks solid: Sales are climbing. So are prices. Mortgage rates are near historic lows....
Read More...
Poll
Do you think there will be a "gotcha" moment for either candidate in the first debate?
  Yes
  No
 
View Results

Get it Now

WBEN iPhone App

Perks

Contests

Photo Galleries

RSS Center