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The Buffalo NewsIt stood as an ornate symbol of steel industry might and job opportunity. But as the Bethlehem Steel Administration Building languished for decades -- empty and without purpose -- it became a different symbol altogether for Lackawanna. A sad shell...
The Buffalo NewsFormer U.S. Rep. John J. LaFalce has stepped down as chairman of the Erie County Industrial Development Agency, ending his 14-month tenure overseeing the economic development agency. LaFalce, who submitted his resignation late Friday, was appointed by...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Key measures of New York's tough new gun law kicked in Monday, with owners of firearms now reclassified as assault weapons required to start registering the firearms and new limits on the number of bullets allowed in magazines....
Maple producers, like people in all vocations, can recount events in their lines of work that can be complained of as trouble or viewed as interesting happenstances, or be turned into a good chuckle. Pesky raccoons can account for many of these stories,...
ANGOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Thousands of dead fish are washing up on the Lake Erie shoreline in the Buffalo area, but state Department of Environmental Conservation officials say it's nothing to be alarmed about. Residents living along a stretch of...
Central Florida Political Pulse - Orlando SentinelOutgoing U.S. Rep. Sandy Adams, R-Orlando, the former Orange County sheriff's deputy defeated in a bitter primary last month by U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, has been named an honorary co-chair of “Public Safety Professionals” for Mitt...
It's a beautiful thing to walk through life in love with words. (Not so beautiful when Words With Friends is the object of your affection, as Alec Baldwin will attest.) Ejection from American Airlines flights and ensuing Twitter battles notwithstanding,...
KickingTires???NewHondaGuy??? from Erie County, N.Y., has a somewhat deceptive username. As a member of a household that's had four CR-Vs over the past few years, all owned by his wife, this reader is no stranger to the Honda brand. When......
Tags: Pickup Trucks, Fuel-efficient Vehicles, Dodge, Acura, Honda
COLLINS, N.Y. (AP) — A western New York man is being credited for saving his 76-year-old neighbor after she fell into a 20-foot-deep well on her rural property. YNN-TV in Buffalo (http://bit.ly/p9cXfk ) reports that May Elliott was doing yard...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A 28-year-old New York man has been sentenced to up to six years in prison after admitting he had sex with underage girls and promoted prostitution. Michael Abdallah of Buffalo apologized at his sentencing Thursday in Erie...
Associated PressContrasting images of a former New York television executive accused of stabbing and decapitating his wife were presented on the opening day of his trial Tuesday, with prosecutors calling the attack a final act of domination and control over the woman who...
Tags: Crime, Law and Justice, Trials, Prosecution, Lawyers, Crimes
Staff reporterAttorneys plan to meet again later this week before the founder of a Muslim-oriented television station goes on trial on charges he beheaded his estranged wife inside the station's New York studios. Defense and prosecution lawyers discussed jury...
Tags: Murder, New York, Justice System, Crime, Law and Justice, Trials
May 20, 2013 |Story| McClatchy-Tribune
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Jan 18, 2011 |Story| WPIX-LTV
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