This photo taken in 2011 shows Abe Mashal posing for a photo at his home in St. Charles, Ill. The Obama administration is promising to change the way travelers can ask to be removed from its no-fly list of suspected terrorists banned from air travel. One of the plaintiffs in the Portland lawsuit, Abe Mashal, was unable to print his boarding pass before a flight out of Chicago four years ago. A counter representative told him he was on the no-fly list and would not be allowed to board. Mashal was surrounded by about 30 law enforcement officials, he said. (AP Photo/Sun-Times Media)

No-fly list rules get changes

The no-fly list is one of the government’s most controversial post-9/11 counterterrorism programs because of its lack of due process, long c…

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Employees to volunteer for Day of Caring

More than 3,500 volunteers from 145 different organizations will be all over Erie County helping out non-profit organizations by doing thing…

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Bills amp up the practice pace

With the next-to-last preseason game on tap this weekend, the Bills entered more of a regular-season mode during training camp practice.

Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus (99) celebrates after an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, in Orchard Park, N.Y. Buffalo won 19-0. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

Dareus focusing on football

Bills Pro Bowl defensive tackle Marcell Dareus spoke to the media for the first time in training camp Tuesday afternoon, talking about maint…

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Police in Falls locate teen girl

La’Chantoria Stewart hadn’t been seen since August 15. She was found Wednesday at a friend’s house in Niagara Falls.