Category Archives: Western New York

  • 30 in 30: Laquon Treadwell

    30 in 30: Laquon Treadwell BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Laquon Treadwell is, shall we say, confident. “I just never really got a one on one matchup where I can say that guy stopped me, or that guy shut me down.” Easier said than done trying to stop the Ole…

  • 30 in 30: Cardale Jones

    30 in 30: Cardale Jones BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — He may not be the safest bet, but Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones could provide the biggest upside among the 2016 quarterback crop. The Bills don’t have a QB signed through next season, so they’ll be on the hunt for…

  • Busy week ahead for campaign stops in Buffalo

    Busy week ahead for campaign stops in Buffalo BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Three Presidential candidates will stop in the Queen City over the next 7 days. Bernie Sanders on Monday, Ted Cruz on Friday, and Trump on Sunday. A time and location has not yet been determined for Cruz by…

  • Trump campaigns in Rochester ahead of Buffalo trip

    Trump campaigns in Rochester ahead of Buffalo trip ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WIVB)  – Republican front runner Donald Trump was in Rochester today, as he campaigns across New York ahead of the April 19th primaries. Thousands came out to support and protest the presidential hopeful. Trump spoke to a huge crowd…

  • Local Veterans honored for National POW/MIA Day

    Local Veterans honored for National POW/MIA Day BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — On Saturday the nation remembered those who were captured during times of war. Saturday was National Prisoner of War Day. The Western New York VA on Bailey Avenue held a ceremony Saturday afternoon honoring prisoners of war and soldiers missing in…

  • Woman hit by car crossing Niagara Falls Blvd

    Woman hit by car crossing Niagara Falls Blvd AMHERST, NY (WIVB)–A 42-year old woman was hit by a car crossing Niagara Falls Boulevard in Amherst just after midnight Sunday. Amherst police say Julie Galatioto from Amherst was crossing the Boulevard when she was hit by a 2011 Ford driven…

  • WNY soccer star will donate her brain to concussion research, study underway at UB

    WNY soccer star will donate her brain to concussion research, study underway at UB BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Recently retired U.S. Women’s national team soccer star– and Western New York native, Abby Wambach, is the latest athlete to donate their brain for concussion research. Before she retired, Wambach was one…

  • Former NFL player from Utica shot and killed in New Orleans

    Former NFL player from Utica shot and killed in New Orleans NEW ORLEANS (AP) Former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith was shot and killed late Saturday after a traffic accident. An emailed statement from New Orleans city coroner Jeffrey C. Rouse said that Smith died “of multiple gunshot…