Text Us: #30930
Phone: (800) 616 WBEN
Business: (716) 843-0600
| More
World News
G-7 in sync with Japanese Prime Minister Abe's own agenda
ISE, Japan (AP) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and fellow leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies began their summit Thursday by visiting Ise Shrine, the most hallowed site for Japan's indigenous Shinto religion - one of many aspects of the gathering that dovetail with Abe's long-term diplomatic and political agenda....
Read More...
The Latest: G-7 leaders arrive at Japan's sacred Ise shrine
ISE, Japan (AP) -- The latest news on the Group of Seven summit in Japan, where the leaders of the seven advanced economies are meeting for two days (all times local):...
Read More...
VOICES: Hiroshima serves as memorial for all victims of WWII
CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) -- The suffering he endured during World War II still haunts 95-year-old Lester Tenney, who has black lung disease from working as a prisoner of war in a Japanese coal mine....
Read More...
UN health agency gets OK for revamp of emergency response
GENEVA (AP) -- Stung by failures in its response to Ebola, the World Health Organization is revamping how it responds to emergencies to become nimbler, more reactive and more operational in "one of the most profound transformations" ever at the U.N. health agency....
Read More...

Artist makes Louvre Pyramid disappear in optical illusion


Read More...
Israel's Netanyahu adds hard-liner to coalition
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu named one of Israel's most polarizing politicians as defense minister on Wednesday, solidifying his parliamentary majority at the risk of antagonizing the international community and his own military - and clouding already slim hopes for a resumption of peace efforts....
Read More...
Little-known extremist cleric chosen to lead Afghan Taliban
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A little-known extremist cleric was chosen Wednesday to be the new leader of the Afghan Taliban, just days after a U.S. drone strike killed his predecessor....
Read More...
Freed Ukrainian pilot gets hero's welcome on return to Kiev
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- During the nearly two years that she was imprisoned in Russia, Ukrainian pilot Nadezhda Savchenko became a national hero in absentia, lauded for her flinty defiance. On Wednesday she made a celebrated return to the country still embroiled in a fight against Moscow-backed separatists....
Read More...
Ukrainian pilot returns home as unrivalled national hero
MOSCOW (AP) -- When war broke out in eastern Ukraine, pilot Nadezhda Savchenko left her hometown to join the fight against Russia-backed separatists. Nearly two years after she was captured, then tried and convicted in Russia, she returned home to a rapturous welcome in Kiev....
Read More...
Belgium questions 4 IS suspects who may have planned attacks
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Belgian prosecutors said Wednesday they have questioned four suspected Islamic State group recruiters, who may have planned new attacks in the country....
Read More...
Poll
Do you think enough has been done to curb the likelihood of concussions in scholastic sports?
  Yes
  No
 
View Results

Get it Now

WBEN iPhone App

Perks

Contests

Photo Galleries

RSS Center