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Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America claims that state taxpayers owe it at least $10 million in excess costs. That's on top of t Experts say touching and handling the soil around the creek could harm people's health.
33 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
A 30 year-old Yemenite man was charged in a US court Wednesday on conspiracy of attempting to help the Islamic State terror group, becoming the second US citizen in one week to make media headlines for his terror connections. Elfgeeh reportedly targeted soldiers returning from Iraq, and "purchased two handguns equipped withsilencers and ammunition'' from a government source for this purpose for over $1,000.
33 min ago | The Post-Standard
A wedding reception at a country club near Buffalo erupted into chaos Saturday when a violent brawl involving 100 guests broke out. Officers from Orchard Park, Hamburg, East Aurora, Cheektowaga, West Seneca, Erie County Sheriff's Office and State Police were called in as back up to help break up the massive fight at Orchard Park Country Club, The Daily Mail reported.
4 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
For the second straight week Microsoft's Cortana - the virtual assistant that correctly predicted 15 of 16 World Cup knockout stage games - went 10-6 in its NFL picks. For comparison, Las Vegas favorites are 18-14 overall and Nate Silver's ELO model is 19-13.
8 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal
WADDINGTON – Mr. David P. “Dino” Dean, 66, of 167 McGinnis Road, passed away Monday evening, September 15, 2014 at Upstate University Medical Center in Syracuse. David was born February 12, 1948 in Massena, the son of Raymond P. and Ruby I Fetterly Dean.
A new fee for checked bags will allow Canada's Westjet Airlines Ltd to lower fares, while at the same time help the budget carrier battle rising costs, its chief executive said on Tuesday. Gregg Saretsky said the C$25 fee, announced on Monday, is in response to consumer demands for lower fares and the rising number of Canadian travelers crossing the border to fly from airports in United States.
Erie Community College received word Tuesday it has received a major state grant to aid the development of a new program in nanotechnology. The program will be hosted at ECC's Amherst campus.
Jim T Barbee welcomes Remi to Buffalo, NY Comments re photo 56685 Happy Tail Remi before Doggy Road Trip Jim T Barbee writes: Good to see a handsome Adair County canine headed to beautiful Buffalo, NY. At the risk of violating possible issues of confidentiality, I would gladly welcome home, Remi and his/her new person.
Authorities say a 23-year-old western New York man caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage at two Buffalo-area golf courses after being dumped by his girlfriend. See what this man did after getting dumped Authorities say a 23-year-old western New York man caused tens of thousands of dollars in damage at two Buffalo-area golf courses after being dumped by his girlfriend.
Women who have had children appear to have an increased risk of developing estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer, the subtype that carries a higher mortality rate and is more common in women of African ancestry. A similar relationship was found for triple-negative breast cancer.
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Dr Tony Stone with former Bond villain Richard Kiel, pictured at a church crusade in Buffalo, New York, in 1986. Reverend Dr Tony Stone, leader of William Street Church in Brierley Hill, became friends with the towering seven foot two star, who played steel-toothed villain Jaws in Moonraker and The Spy Who Loved Me, after the actor became a born again Christian.
A Rochester psychiatrist charged after a man's body was found in his backyard is recovering after crashing his car along the Niagara River and walking into the water. Local media report that 62-year-old William Lewek was driving on Grand Island Sunday morning when he went down a 40-foot embankment and came to a stop.
A 30-year-old man is in custody after authorities say he barricaded himself inside his western New York home during a domestic dispute with his wife. State police say Erie County 911 dispatchers received the call around 10:30 a.m. Monday from a home in the rural town of Boston, south of Buffalo.
The celebration of the life of the long-time artistic director of Oregon Cabaret Theatre was held in the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's Angus Bowmer Theatre, where mourners and well-wishers filled the 600-seat theater to near-capacity. With Stadelman as master of ceremonies, and with lots of help, the program chronicled Giancarlo's life - often with old film and still photos - from the time he was a kid in Buffalo, N.Y., to a young man becoming a social worker, then a flower child in San Francisco, a Green Show dancer for the OSF and ultimately a choreographer and college teacher, and the business and spiritual leader of the popular OCT.
Lumsden & McCormick LLP operates a satellite office at the Thomas R. Beecher Jr. Innovation Center on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus . Open since May 1, the office puts the accounting firm in direct contact with start-ups and other companies with various financial management needs.
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