The Hardline
Sundays, 10am-Noon

Text Us: #30930
Phone: (800) 616 WBEN
Business: (716) 843-0600
| More
National News
Officials: 3 shot, injured at Delaware State cookout
DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Three people were shot and injured Saturday night at a cookout on the Delaware State University campus, officials said, and authorities are searching for the shooter....
Read More...
Almonds get roasted in debate over California water use
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- California almonds are becoming one of the world's favorite snacks and creating a multibillion-dollar bonanza for agricultural investors. But the crop extracts a staggering price from the land, consuming more water than all the showering, dish-washing and other indoor household water use of California's 39 million people....
Read More...
NY's Cuomo to be first gov. to visit Cuba as ties reopen
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heading to Havana, the first American governor to visit Cuba since the recent thaw in relations with the communist nation. Whether his trade mission generates anything more than headlines, however, remains to be seen....
Read More...
Canadian shrimp imports up as Maine fishery remains closed
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- Maine fishmonger Glen Libby made a disheartening discovery on Easter Sunday brunch - the cold water shrimp on the menu at a restaurant up the street from his fish market were from Canada, not New England....
Read More...
After 18 months, no answers from feds in Ga. gym mat death
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) -- Long after Kendrick Johnson was found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at his high school in south Georgia, those closest to the case remain deeply divided over how the teenager died....
Read More...
2 months before SC shooting, another motorist shot in back
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The video from the camera attached to the officer's stun gun shows how David Kassick died, authorities say: two bullets, four seconds apart, fired into his back as he lay face down....
Read More...
Environmentalists re-establishing Barnegat Bay oyster colony
BERKELEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- A century ago, oysters were so plentiful in New Jersey's Barnegat Bay that visitors would clamber off trains, wade into the water and pluck handfuls to roast for dinner....
Read More...
Q&A: Details about Hinckley and the insanity defense
When John Hinckley Jr. was found not guilty by reason of insanity in the 1981 assassination attempt of President Ronald Reagan, jurors left open the possibility that he would one day live outside a mental institution. For decades he's been receiving treatment at St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C., and in 2003 a judge ordered Hinckley be allowed to start testing his freedom outside of the facility. For the past year, Hinckley has spent 17 days a month living with his mother in Willi...
Read More...
Reagan shooter finds rejection, indifference in future home
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) -- The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community....
Read More...
Hundreds gather to mark 20 years since Oklahoma City bombing
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Several hundred people have gathered at the former site of the Oklahoma City federal building to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the terrorist bombing there that killed 168 people and injured many others....
Read More...
Evacuation orders lifted near Southern California wildfire
CORONA, Calif. (AP) -- Evacuation orders have been lifted for residents near a wildfire that broke out near a Southern California dam....
Read More...
Gyrocopter pilot frustrated message isn't getting through
RUSKIN, Fla. (AP) -- The letter carrier who caused a full-scale security review in Washington when he violated national airspace by landing his gyrocopter on Capitol Hill expressed frustration Sunday that his message wasn't getting through....
Read More...
AP Was There: Original AP report of Oklahoma bombing
EDITOR'S NOTE: On April 19, 1995, a former U.S. Army soldier parked a rented Ryder truck packed with explosives outside a federal building in Oklahoma City. The blast killed 168 people and injured more than 500 others, and the attack is the worst homegrown terror attack on American soil....
Read More...
Tulsa reserve deputy's attorneys release training records
TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Defense attorneys released some of the training records Saturday for a 73-year-old volunteer sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect in Oklahoma....
Read More...
Intervention by Alaska governor spares lives of bears
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- The lives of a black bear and four cubs that have been feasting on garbage in an Anchorage neighborhood will be spared after the governor on Saturday asked the state's fish and game commissioner whether they could be moved rather than shot....
Read More...
Poll
How are you feeling about the Sabres picking 2nd overall in the draft and likely getting Jack Eichel?
  I'm psyched!
  We lost but the consolation prize is pretty good!
  I'm hoping for a "deal"!
 
View Results

Get it Now

WBEN iPhone App

Perks

Contests

Photo Galleries

RSS Center