Buffalo firefighters battle a house fire this morning at 185 Kosciuszko Street.

Fire destroys Buffalo home

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A fast-moving fire destroyed a home on Buffalo’s east side early this morning.

Flames broke out at 185 Kosciuszko Street, near Syc

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UB warns students to avoid geese

University at Buffalo officials are warning students to avoid geese on the north campus, as they are more aggressive and territorial as a result of nesting season. …
This frame grab from a Twitter post from @OccupyWallStNYC shows a news photo of a New York City police officer wielding a baton during an Occupy Wall Street action in New York. (AP Photo/Twitter)

Bashtag: NYPD Twitter campaign backfires

What #myNYPD got instead was a montage of hundreds of news images of baton-wielding cops arresting protesters, pulling suspects by the hair, unleashing pepper spray and taking down a bloodied 84-year-old man for jaywalking.…
Jontay Walton signs letter of intent to UMass Lowell

Walton signs letter of intent

On Wednesday Cardinal O’Hara’s Jontay Walton signed her letter of intent to UMass Lowell. Walton led the Lady Hawks to a New York State Federation title.

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Police warn residents about phone scam

The Wellsville Police Department is the latest local police department to warn residents about a scam that threatens the security of information on their home computers. The scam starts with a phone call.…
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Texas Gov. Perry meets with business leaders in NYC

States should face economic competition from each other because it pushes them to make sure their business environments are as strong as possible, Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Wednesday as he met with business owners in New York City and encouraged them to consider moving to his state.…
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Buffalo library to celebrate reading

Attention all book worms! The Niagara Branch Library in Buffalo is celebrating “El Día de los Nínos/El Dia de los Libros“ (Children’s Day/Book Day).…