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Jackie’s Law passes State Legislature

The State Legislature has passed “Jackie’s Law,” which, for the first time, will make it a crime for perpetrators of domestic violence to in…

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NYS Assembly approves medical marijuana

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) The New York State Assembly voted to approve the Compassionate Care Act, a bill that would allow for the use of medical …

Bill Samuels wants to run against Kathy Hochul in NYS Primary.

Hochul could face Primary opposition

ALBANY, N.Y. (WIVB) New York Lieutenant Governor candidate Kathy Hochul may face primary opposition from a wealthy Democratic activist. The …

Obama demands VA accountability

Buffalo’s VA faces backlog of claims

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — On the same day we remember those who’ve lost their lives, fighting for freedom, Buffalo’s VA hospital is facing incr…

Rob Astorino, candidate for New York governor, in Amherst.

Astorino visits Western New York

HOLLEY N.Y. (WIVB) — The Republican looking to unseat incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo was in Western New York Thursday.   Rob Astorino made …