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 2021-01-27 18:39 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

January deadliest month for COVID-19 since pandemic began...

With close to 80,000 deaths recorded due to COVID-19, January is now the deadliest month for COVID since the pandemic began....

 2021-01-27 18:19 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

DHS issues national terrorism advisory bulletin due to threat of violent extremists...

The acting homeland security secretary has issued a National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) bulletin due to a "heightened threat environment across the United States."...

 2021-01-27 18:05 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Buffalo Raceway returns for 80th season today...

The track is ready, over 200 horses are ready and it's time to race. The 66-day season at Buffalo Raceway is set to begin its 80th annual season at the Fairgrounds in Hamburg....

 2021-01-27 17:48 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

President Joe Biden replaces Dr. Sean Conley with his longtime physician...

President Joe Biden is replacing Dr. Sean Conley with his longtime physician, Dr. Kevin O'Connor, as the White House Medical Unit head....

 2021-01-27 17:46 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Coalition uses facts to fight fake news in Latino immigrant community...

Rumors in the Pilsen community circulated online, claiming there were mass immigration arrests. Activist Moises Moreno says that was when pro-immigrant organizations created a rapid-response network to educate immigrants with accurate information....

 2021-01-27 17:41 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Rosa Parks bust in Oval Office created by her friend and renowned Detroit artist...

The Oval Office has a new look and it now features the work of a Detroit artist. A bronze portrait of Rosa Parks created by her friend and world-renowned artist, Artis Lane....

 2021-01-27 17:33 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

A staggering number of Americans have never had a COVID-19 test...

New research suggests a large majority of Americans feel they don't need to get tested unless they are showing symptoms. It's something Bryan Horgan has learned isn't true....

 2021-01-27 17:25 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Health care workers react after learning they've received free Super Bowl tickets...

Frontzline health care workers received free tickets to the Super Bowl for their work in the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-01-27 17:14 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Thousands making 'house floats' since Mardi Gras parades have been canceled...

All around New Orleans, thousands of houses are being decorated as floats because the coronavirus outbreak canceled the elaborate parades mobbed by crowds during the Carnival season and on Fat Tuesday....

 2021-01-27 17:11 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Five shows to binge in February...

Looking to camp out on the couch and take down a show that will keep you up way too late and help you procrastinate from doing more important tasks? Here are five shows to stream....

 2021-01-27 17:09 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Washington's Jennifer King 1st Black female assistant position coach in NFL...

Washington has promoted Jennifer King to assistant running backs coach, making her the first Black female assistant position coach in the NFL....

 2021-01-27 17:04 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Cuomo announces Orange and Yellow Zone restrictions lifted in Western New York...

The governor said we have made it through the post-holiday spike the state expected and reopening can be guided by the data and science....

 2021-01-27 16:50 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

New details released about Super Bowl LV performances; poet Amanda Gorman will be involved...

The 22-year-old poet who stole the show at President Joe Biden's inauguration, Amanda Gorman, will be a part of Super Bowl LV, according to multiple reports....

 2021-01-27 16:48 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Senate Democrats reintroduce bill that would grant Washington, D.C. statehood...

Democrats in the Senate said Wednesday that they're reintroducing a bill that would make Washington, D.C. the nation's 51st state....

 2021-01-27 16:13 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

In GameStop saga unfolding on Wall Street, amateur traders cause 2 investment firms to change course...

A pair of professional investment firms that placed big bets that money-losing video game retailer GameStop's stock will crash have largely abandoned their positions....

 2021-01-27 16:06 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Postal Service releasing new 'Star Wars' stamps featuring droids...

Soon, you won't have to venture off to "a galaxy far, far away" to find droids. They're coming to a post office near you....

 2021-01-27 15:58 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

DoorDash to provide $200,000 to help Erie County restaurants...

Erie County restaurants will be able to apply to receive a $5,000 grant to be used to offset costs associated with the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-01-27 15:49 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

White House to hold press briefing ahead of Biden's remarks on climate change...

White House press secretary Jen Psaki will hold another briefing on Wednesday ahead of President Joe Biden's planned remarks regarding his administration's response to climate change....

 2021-01-27 15:15 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Arrest made in Mexico in connection with murder of San Diego couple...

Authorities in Baja California have arrested a suspect after the bodies of a San Diego Couple were found in a well in Mexico....

 2021-01-27 14:59 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Smartwatches could be the latest COVID-19 detection tools...

Researchers are looking at smartwatches to see how they can help detect COVID-19....

 2021-01-27 14:59 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Man charged in plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer agrees to plead guilty...

The first of 14 men charged in the case to kidnap and kill Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is pleading guilty, according to a plea agreement....

 2021-01-27 14:57 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Initiative addressing disproportionate number of women leaving workforce amid pandemic...

Data shows since the pandemic started, more than 11 million women have fallen out of the workforce, either voluntarily to take care of home duties or because they lost their job. That's more than four times the rate of men....

 2021-01-27 14:20 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

'Paramedic of the Year' recipient in Florida charged with helping steal doses of COVID-19 vaccine...

A Polk County Fire Rescue paramedic has been arrested in the theft of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine vials, the sheriff's office said....

 2021-01-27 13:45 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Biden to deliver remarks on climate change, sign orders restricting oil, gas leasing on U.S. lands...

President Joe Biden is expected to deliver remarks regarding his administration's efforts to fight climate change on Wednesday, and sign several orders regarding oil and gas leasing....

 2021-01-27 13:04 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Biden's White House COVID-19 response team to brief media for first time on Wednesday...

President Joe Biden's White House COVID-19 response team will brief the media for the first time on Wednesday as states across the country report that their stockpile of vaccines are growing short....

 2021-01-27 12:31 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Lawyer says laptop taken from Pelosi's office during Capitol riot still hasn't been recovered...

A defense lawyer says a laptop stolen from the offices of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during the U.S. Capitol attack hasn't been recovered by investigators....

 2021-01-27 12:13 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Russian parliament approves extension of New START nuclear arms control treaty with US...

Russian lawmakers have quickly approved the extension of the last remaining nuclear Russia-U.S. arms control, a fast-track action that comes just days before it's due to expire....

 2021-01-27 11:57 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Vaccine delivery talks between AstraZeneca, EU to continue amid heightened tensions...

AstraZeneca says it has not pulled out of meeting with the European Union to discuss delayed vaccine commitments to the 27-nation bloc....

 2021-01-27 11:43 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Let down your hair: New Army rules for ponytails, nail color...

The changes are particularly responsive to women of various ethnicities, and will allow greater flexibility for braids, twists, cornrows and other styles more natural for their hair....

 2021-01-27 11:14 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Baseball Hall gets no new members; Schilling 16 votes shy...

The baseball Hall of Fame won't have any new players in the class of 2021 after voters decided no one had the merits — on the field or off — for enshrinement in Cooperstown...

 2021-01-27 10:58 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Buffalo Police, officers being sued...

The Buffalo Police Department and several officers are being sued, following an incident during summer protests in Buffalo....

 2021-01-27 10:53 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

US boosting vaccine deliveries amid complaints of shortages...

President Joe Biden says the U.S. is ramping up vaccine deliveries to hard-pressed states over the next three weeks and expects to provide enough doses to vaccinate 300 million Americans by the end of the summer or early fall....

 2021-01-27 10:47 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Russian parliament OKs New START nuclear treaty extension...

The lower house of Russian parliament has approved the extension of the last remaining nuclear arms control pact days before it's due to expire....

 2021-01-27 08:07 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

IOC, Tokyo Olympics to unveil rule book for beating pandemic...

Remember the word: Playbook. This is the rule book that the IOC and Tokyo organizers will roll out next week to explain how 15,400 Olympic and Paralympic athletes and tens of thousands of others will try to safely enter Japan when the Olympics open in jus...

 2021-01-27 06:56 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Disney updates Jungle Cruise after insensitivity criticism...

Jungle Cruise is one of the original Disney parks' rides and it's getting a 21st century remodel....

 2021-01-27 06:39 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

No Mardi Gras parades, so thousands make 'house floats'...

You just can't keep a good city down, especially when Mardi Gras is coming....

 2021-01-27 05:07 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Cuomo calls for large unions to help administer COVID-19 vaccines...

Cuomo wants them to administer the vaccines themselves, or use their own health system provider where possible. This includes fire, police, transit, and teacher essential workforces....

 2021-01-27 04:43 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

More Buffalo school zone cameras to be reactivated next week...

Around 15 additional cameras will be in operation, as in-person classes begin for some Buffalo Public Schools....

 2021-01-27 04:28 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

FBI identifies 400 suspects, 135 arrested from Capitol riot...

Law enforcement officials have been helped by a large number of videos shared on social media from the Jan. 6 incident....

 2021-01-27 04:03 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Top 10 trending travel destinations of 2021 unveiled on National Plan for Vacation Day...

Mountain and beach areas ranked highly on the lists....

 2021-01-27 03:05 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Wisconsin pharmacist agrees to plead guilty to attempting to spoil 600 COVID-19 vaccine doses...

The former Aurora Health Care pharmacist accused of attempting to intentionally spoil nearly 600 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine has reached a plea agreement with federal prosecutors, agreeing to plead guilty to two counts of attempting to tamper with consu...

 2021-01-27 02:44 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

New York battles dwindling COVID-19 vaccine supply, mistrust in some communities...

COVID-19 vaccine shortages across the tri-state continue....

 2021-01-27 02:02 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

As U.S.-Mexico border wall construction is halted, group looks to document impact on wildlife...

Hundreds of miles of U.S.-Mexico border wall have been built over the past few years. In January, that was halted by the Biden administration. A nonprofit in Arizona has been monitoring how this construction is impacting the local wildlife....

 2021-01-27 00:52 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

McDonald's bringing back Spicy Chicken McNuggets beginning Feb. 1...

McDonald's fans rejoice because beginning Feb. 1, the fast-food chain is bringing back its Spicy Chicken McNuggets....

 2021-01-27 00:44 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Pursuit ends in crash on I-40 in Tennessee, killing woman, 2 children...

A woman and two children were killed in a crash following a police pursuit on Interstate 40....

 2021-01-27 00:32 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Apple issues warning that iPhone 12's can interfere with pacemakers...

Apple issued a warning to customers stating that iPhone 12's could interfere with specific medical devices, including pacemakers....

 2021-01-27 00:08 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Biden oath second only to Reagan and Obama with TV viewers...

The top inaugural was Reagan's in 1981, which was seen by 41.8 million people. Obama's first oath-taking reached 37.8 million....

 2021-01-26 23:50 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Baseball Hall gets no new members; Schilling 16 votes shy...

The baseball Hall of Fame won't have any new players in the class of 2021 after voters decided no one had the merits — on-the-field or off — for enshrinement in Cooperstown on this year's ballot....

 2021-01-26 23:36 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Will there be relief for private student loan borrowers?...

Not only are these borrowers left out of the payment pause granted to federal borrowers, they're also rarely included in ongoing conversations about loan forgiveness....

 2021-01-26 23:35 

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[ Buffalo, NY ]

Pizza chain Cici's files for bankruptcy...

Cici's, the popular pizza chain located in 26 states across the U.S., has filed for bankruptcy....

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