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  • 1 dead, 4 injured in San Francisco hit-and-run after dispute, police say

    1 dead, 4 injured in San Francisco hit-and-run after dispute, police say SAN FRANCISCO — Five people have been struck by a car in San Francisco in a hit-and-run incident, police say. One victim has since died, according to a hospital spokesman. CBS San Francisco reports that police spokeswoman Giselle Linnane said…

  • Hot air balloon crashes and catches fire near Phoenix, no one injured

    Hot air balloon crashes and catches fire near Phoenix, no one injured PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say a hot air balloon carrying 13 people crashed and caught fire Wednesday morning in the desert outside Phoenix, igniting a small brush fire but causing no injuries. Phoenix fire Capt. Jake Van…

  • Lineup for Kerfuffle 2018 at Canalside announced

    Lineup for Kerfuffle 2018 at Canalside announced BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Alternative Buffalo has announced the lineup for this year’s Kerfuffle at Canalside, June 16. The bands include Awolnation, Matt and Kim, Manchester Orchestra, Family of the Year, Mansionair, Mainland, and Robert Delong. The event is 18 and up,…

  • Local dairy farms battle low milk prices

    Local dairy farms battle low milk prices PAVILION, N.Y. (WIVB)- Noblehurst Farms is a larger dairy farm in Upstate New York. The 1,500 milking cows there churn out nearly 14,000 gallons of milk daily. The farm’s business manager Thomas Matthews says despite being a larger operation, Noblehurst isn’t immune to some…

  • WNY rallies around Jim Kelly as he undergoes surgery

    WNY rallies around Jim Kelly as he undergoes surgery

    WNY rallies around Jim Kelly as he undergoes surgery Western New Yorkers are rallying around Jim and Jill Kelly as the Hall of Fame quarterback undergoes major surgery, after cancer in his jaw returned. Kelly’s operation began around 9 a.m. Wednesday morning at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York…

  • DMX faces the music: serenaded by judge, gets year in prison

    DMX faces the music: serenaded by judge, gets year in prison NEW YORK (AP) — A judge heard a DMX rap song before adding his own lyrics to a court proceeding on Wednesday, ordering the rapper imprisoned for a year in a tax fraud case. Federal Judge Jed Rakoff…

  • Wegmans recalls yogurt-covered raisins that could contain undeclared peanuts

    Wegmans recalls yogurt-covered raisins that could contain undeclared peanuts (WIVB) – Wegmans is voluntarily recalling Wegmans-brand yogurt-covered raisins after it was discovered they may contain undeclared peanuts. The affected products have a UPC of  07789031832 and a Best By date of Jan. 5, 2019. All products may be returned to…

  • Trump fires VA Secretary David Shulkin, nominates White House doctor as replacement

    Trump fires VA Secretary David Shulkin, nominates White House doctor as replacement (CBS NEWS) – Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin became the latest member of President Trump’s cabinet to be terminated on Wednesday. Mr. Trump announced that he was replacing Shulkin in a series of tweets, and said he…

  • Rochester man pleads guilty to lying to FBI during child pornography investigation

    Rochester man pleads guilty to lying to FBI during child pornography investigation ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Rochester man has pleaded guilty to making a false statement to an FBI agent regarding an investigation into child pornography. Michael Beers, 68, of Rochester, pleaded guilty to making a false statement…

  • Mittelstadt practices, prepares for debut Thursday Vs. Red Wings

    Mittelstadt practices, prepares for debut Thursday Vs. Red Wings BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Casey Mittelstadt was thrown right into the mix his first day on the job, leading the stretches at the beginning and end of practice with the Sabres on Wednesday. “I just said thanks for the warm welcome…