Higgins opposes Asian trade agreement

Congressman Brian Higgins is joining the fight to stop a trade agreement with several Asian countries, including Vietnam. The South Buffalo …

Trump to attend Erie County GOP event

DEPEW, N.Y. (WIVB) – Real estate tycoon Donald Trump will be in western New York this month. The billionaire businessman will attend an Erie…

Bishop says tax credit would aid schools

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – During Wednesday’s new conference where the Buffalo Diocese announced it is closing 10 elementary schools, Bishop Ric…

Gabryszak aides seek monetary damages

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – The attorney for six of the seven female aides of former assemblymen Dennis Gabryszak says his clients will seek mone…

11 vacant seats in 212-member NYS Leg.

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Two more scandal-ensnared assemblymen are leaving a state Legislature that already had nine empty seats, and it’s unclea…

Could Donald Trump be next NYS governor?

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) – Billionaire businessman Donald Trump appears to be seriously considering a run for governor in the Empire State. Thoug…

New legislation helps fight puppy mills

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) – Legislation sponsored by a local state senator will help strengthen oversight of pet dealers across the state and help…

NYS gun owners to protest by firing shot

CONCORD, N.Y. (WIVB) – Gun rights advocates are planning a protest against the SAFE Act that they are calling the “Shot Heard Around New Yor…

Cuomo proposes tougher driving laws

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo has proposed two tough new measures intended to keep dangerous drivers off the road by taking their li…

NY energy plan mum on fracking

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – New York’s newly released energy plan calls for increased use of renewable energy and clean technology and anticipates r…

Cuomo to bring genome center to Buffalo

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) – In his State of the State address Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced plans to establish a genome center in Buf…

Cuomo proposes cutting corporate taxes

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed Monday cutting the state’s corporate income tax from 7.1 percent to 6.5 percent in the coming…

Drivers licenses could include fishing

ALBANY, NY (AP) – Governor Cuomo is expected to unveil a plan that would allow New Yorkers to link hunting and fishing licenses to their dri…