Category Archives: Western New York

  • Senate proposal attempts to limit airline fees

    Senate proposal attempts to limit airline fees WASHINGTON (MEDIA GENERAL) – Lawmakers are debating the FAA Reauthorization, which is a large bill pertaining to many different aspects of the Federal Aviation Administration and transportation across the country. Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) plans to submit an amendment to the bill called…

  • In the mail: Drugs, 5 guns, $160K seized at sorting plant

    In the mail: Drugs, 5 guns, 0K seized at sorting plant ONEIDA, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say 22 people have been arrested after investigators intercepted packages containing drugs, guns and about $160,000 at a central New York mail sorting facility. New York State Police and the U.S. Postal Service…

  • Tax deadline quickly approaching

    Tax deadline quickly approaching BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — If you have not filed your taxes yet- the deadline is just 7 days away. But if you have a 2012 tax return the due date is actually April 15th. Sitting down with a tax adviser can help prevent mistakes if…

  • Man accused of attempted murder wanted in Niagara County

    Man accused of attempted murder wanted in Niagara County LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) — Authorities in Niagara County are looking for a man indicted on charges of attempted murder, assault, criminal weapon possession and intimidating a witness. Anthony Riley, 25, is described by law enforcement officers as a black male…

  • Maxwell to perform at Shea’s Performing Arts Center

    Maxwell to perform at Shea’s Performing Arts Center BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — R&B and soul singer Maxwell will make an appearance in Buffalo this Summer. Known for songs like, “This Woman’s Work” and “Lake by the Ocean,” Maxwell will perform at Shea’s Performing Arts Center on July 6. Tickets for…

  • Police investigating early morning crash on Delaware Ave.

    Police investigating early morning crash on Delaware Ave. BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Police in Buffalo are investigating an early morning vehicle accident on Delaware Ave. near Stratford Road. Just before 1 a.m., police say a northbound van collided with another vehicle after crossing the road’s center line. The van…

  • Sheriff: Drunk driver tries to leave restaurant with no rear wheel

    Sheriff: Drunk driver tries to leave restaurant with no rear wheel GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WIVB) — Deputies with the Erie County Sheriff’s Office say they came across an uncommon case of drunk driving early Sunday morning. Authorities responded to reports of a drunk driver trying to leave a fast food…

  • PHOTOS: Local furry friends on National Pet Day

    PHOTOS: Local furry friends on National Pet Day BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Our four-legged family members are in the spotlight on National Pet Day. Here’s a collection of photos we received from News 4 viewers around western New York. APP USERS | Tap here to view the gallery. Source: Buffalo…

  • BPS students went on trip of lifetime with Success Looks Like Me program

    BPS students went on trip of lifetime with Success Looks Like Me program BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Ten students from Buffalo Public Schools went on an eye-opening trip to New York City. They visited the General Motors Cadillac headquarters and explored careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. “The…

  • Jury deliberations beginning in Rother Avenue murder trial

    Jury deliberations beginning in Rother Avenue murder trial BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Jury deliberations are getting underway Monday afternoon as jurors begin to decide whether Antone Herrod is guilty of 2nd degree murder in the death of another man who was awaiting sentencing for another shooting when he was…