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Buffalo withholds crime details on online site

The Buffalo Police Department offers a way for people to go online and check crimes in the neighborhood. But if you're looking for specifics about a crime you won't find it on Buffalo's mapping website.…
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Jacobs asks businesses to donate pens to Auto Bureau

It may not be a bundle of cash, but Erie County Clerk Chris Jacobs says he has found a novel way to save a few thousand taxpayer dollars. He is asking local businesses to donate pens to the Auto Bureau.…
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Major oil and gas firm to list fracking chemicals

A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets. The move by Baker Hughes of Houston is a shift for a major firm; it's unclear if others will follow suit.…
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Spiller not worried about contract

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) – Bills running back C.J. Spiller, who can become a free agent after this season, says a new deal isn’t on his mind just yet.

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22 upstate casino proposals submitted in NY

Groups hoping to secure the rights to open a casino in upstate New York include hometown business owners as well as gambling giants like Caesars, Genting Group and Foxwoods, state gambling officials announced Thursday.…
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A4I: Conacher: Life is sweet for the honey badger

The challenges in Conacher's life started early. He was born with Bladder exstrophy, a disease where the bladder is essentially outside the body. At three years old, surgery caused him to forget how to walk. At age 8, Conacher was diagnosed with diabetes.…
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Woman struck on Camp Rd in Hamburg dies

Hamburg Police say Jacqueline Dotzler, who was struck late Monday night at Camp Road and Rt. 20, passed away on Thursday from her injuries.…
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Sharpton may protest Astorino’s NY campaign

Republican candidate Rob Astorino's campaign for governor may soon be dogged with protests about his housing desegregation dispute with the federal government.…