Text Us: #30930
Phone: (800) 616 WBEN
Business: (716) 843-0600
| More
National News
Ferguson experiences 3rd straight night of unrest
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Authorities arrested three protesters during a third straight night of unrest in Ferguson as tensions mount amid speculation that a grand jury could decide soon whether to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown....
Read More...
3 years later: No charges in missing toddler case
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- The blood found throughout the home where Ayla Reynolds was last seen nearly three years ago is all her mother needs to demand charges - any charges - be brought against the child's father and two other adults who were with the toddler the night she disappeared, setting off the largest investigation in Maine's history....
Read More...
NY state OK's $3.6 million after conviction tossed
NEW YORK (AP) -- A man whose New York City murder conviction was overturned after he spent over 20 years in prison is getting $3.6 million from the state....
Read More...
California Indian casinos embroiled in turmoil
COARSEGOLD, Calif. (AP) -- When it comes to controlling California's lucrative casinos, the stakes are enormous for tribes who own the gambling operations that collectively generate $7 billion annually and outperformed the Las Vegas Strip last year....
Read More...
Family of NYC man killed by police seeks answers
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Rev. Al Sharpton says the police killing of an unarmed man in a darkened public housing stairwell spotlights questions about how the New York Police Department patrols public housing and assigns rookie officers....
Read More...
Flooding becomes new threat in snowy Buffalo
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- After a three-day onslaught that dumped a historic 7 feet of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 12 people, the sun came out, but so did predictions of flooding caused by rain and temperatures of up to 60 degrees....
Read More...
City: Quarter-toting 'Robin Hooders' must back off
KEENE, N.H. (AP) -- The self-styled "Robin Hooders" race to the rescue of the parking peasantry, pumping quarters into their expired meters and leaving behind cards informing them they have been saved from "the king's tariff."...
Read More...
Dogfighting thrives in years since Vick case
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- In the squalid Jacksonville dogfighting kennel, a champion named Bulletproof Sam sat in a makeshift wooden cage, his teeth exposed from a missing snout....
Read More...
Window washer falls onto car in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A worker who fell 11 stories from a San Francisco building onto a moving car, crushing its roof and sending shattered glass flying into the street survived but was in critical condition....
Read More...
Police: Client arrested in escort's 2007 killing
DENVER (AP) -- A single mother who vanished from western Colorado more than seven years ago led a double life as a paid escort with many unsavory clients, investigators say....
Read More...
Classroom sex abuse case to cost nearly $140M
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Once lawyers began digging into Mark Berndt's past, they discovered a three-decade pattern of odd behavior and complaints about the teacher that school administrators either missed or ignored....
Read More...
Quotations in the News
"In the days ahead, the people's house will rise to this challenge. We will not stand idle as the president undermines the rule of law in our country and places lives at risk. ... He's damaging the presidency itself." - House Speaker John Boehner as Republicans struggled for a response on President Barack Obama's plan to reform immigration policy....
Read More...
Highlights from report on Newtown school shooter
Some highlights from Friday's 114-page report from the Connecticut Office of Child Advocate that looked into the history of Newtown school shooter Adam Lanza:...
Read More...
Report questions role of wealth in Lanza's care
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A new report asks whether the race and affluence of Adam Lanza's family influenced decisions about how to care for his mental health problems in the years before he committed the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre....
Read More...
Boy who fell from cliff wakes from induced coma
BODEGA BAY, Calif. (AP) -- The father of a 4-year-old boy who survived a 230-foot fall from a seaside cliff in Bodega Bay says his child has awakened from an induced coma....
Read More...
Poll
Who has emerged as THE government leader in the response to the storm?
  Gov. Cuomo
  Mark Poloncarz
  Byron Brown
 
View Results

Get it Now

WBEN iPhone App

Perks

Contests

Photo Galleries

RSS Center