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  1. Lawsuit in long-running same-sex custody case to proceedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A lawsuit filed by a woman whose former civil union partner fled the country with their child rather than share custody is being allowed to proceed because one of the defendants is set to be sentenced in a separate criminal case, a judge has ruled. In his Monday decision, Vermont U.S. District Court Judge William Sessions expanded the lawsuit filed by Janet Jenkins to include a number of organizations and people alleged to have been involved in the flight from Virginia of her former partner Lisa Miller and their daughter.

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  2. Boston College leader credited with transforming school diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Boston College's chancellor, who is credited with transforming the Roman Catholic regional school into a national powerhouse, has died. The Rev.

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  3. Refugee family lands in US amid fight over travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Just a week ago, Nadia Hanan Madalo and her family had received news that refugees like them have been waiting to hear: They had seats on a flight bound for the U.S. from Iraq, with an arrival just before the latest Trump administration travel ban was to take effect. All Madalo's family knew was that they couldn't go back to their Christian village.

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  4. Winter storm forces basketball teams to alter travel plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | The New Zealand Herald

    Teams chasing a college basketball title are contending with an unexpected wrinkle that's making last-minute travel plans difficult " a fierce storm bearing down on the Northeast that's expected to dump up to two feet of snow in some places and create blizzard-like conditions. "We are closely tracking the weather and working with our travel partners and teams in the tournament to ensure the safety of our student-athletes, coaches, administrators, officials and fans," the NCAA said in a statement.

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  5. NY man pleads guilty to posing as cop, owning bogus badgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Authorities say a 26-year-old western New York man has admitted to posing as a police officer during a traffic stop with a real cop. The Erie County District Attorney's Office says Corey Shepard, of Cheektowaga, pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges that include criminal possession of a forged instrument, criminal impersonation and menacing.

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  6. Ex-Playboy executive Victor Lownes dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Victor Lownes, a former executive of Playboy who helped forge the brand's hedonistic ethos and put much of the swing into the "Swinging London" era, has died at 88. Friend Barbara Haigh, a former "bunny girl" at London's Playboy Club, said Lownes died in his sleep Wednesday at a London hospital after suffering a heart attack at a New Year's party. Born in Buffalo, New York, in 1928, Lownes met Hugh Hefner at a Chicago party in the 1950s and recognized a kindred spirit.

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  7. Trump backer: No problems over insults against ObamasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The wealthy businessman who co-chaired Donald Trump's campaign in New York says there are no lingering problems with the president-elect's transition team over his widely condemned comments insulting President Barack Obama and his wife. Carl Paladino refuted reports that he was on the outs with the transition team and unwelcome at a fundraiser Thursday in his hometown of Buffalo, New York.

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  8. Western NY woman charged with stealing $1M from employerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Authorities say a western New York woman has been charged with stealing more than $1 million from the auto dealership where she worked. Police in the Buffalo suburb of Orchard Park say 55-year-old Billie Becker of East Aurora is accused of embezzling the funds from Town Automotive, where she had worked since 2001, the last eight years as controller.

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  9. The Latest: 3 kids, 3 adults on plane missing over Lake ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    The U.S. Coast Guard says three children and three adults were on the plane that went missing overnight shortly after takeoff from a small Cleveland airport along the Lake Erie shore. Coast Guard officials say crews searching the water had found no sign of debris or the passengers as of Friday morning, and no emergency beacon was detected.

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  10. Trump holds Q&A, discussing jobs, Russia, IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " President-elect Donald Trump applauded the return of 8,000 jobs to the U.S. and hailed his transition discussions with President Barack Obama in a series of comments that amounted to the most detailed interaction he's had with journalists since before the election. In one of his cameos Wednesday on the front steps of his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida, Trump touted plans by a Japanese mogul to bring jobs to the United States. 52 comments

  11. Tesla, Panasonic agree to make PV cells in Buffalo, New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Japanese electronics company Panasonic and U.S. electric car maker Tesla said Tuesday they plan to begin production of photovoltaic cells and modules at a factory in Buffalo, New York. The two companies said they finalized an agreement calling for Tokyo-based Panasonic to pay capital costs for the manufacturing.

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  12. General Motors to invest $334M in 3 New York state plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    The company announced the investments Wednesday at an event with Gov. Andrew Cuomo at its plant in Tonawanda, just north of Buffalo. New York state agreed to provide up to $7 million in grants and tax breaks to support the upgrades.

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  13. Man pleads guilty for role in same-sex parental kidnap caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A Nicaragua resident has pleaded guilty to helping a mother move her daughter out of the United States to avoid sharing custody with her former same-sex partner in Vermont. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Buffalo, New York, says 40-year-old Timothy Miller, of Managua, pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiracy to commit international parental kidnapping.

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  14. Players respond to women's hockey league salary cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Players in the National Women's Hockey League say they want more information before agreeing to a 50 percent salary cut the commissioner says is necessary "to save the season." A day after NWHL Commissioner Dani Rylan said during a conference call that the cuts were necessary because the league fell short of projected revenue, several players posted a list of questions on Twitter asking for an explanation.

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  15. Massive fire engulfs building at former NY steel mill siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Firefighters responded around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday to reports of a fire at the industrial site in the city of Lackawanna, just south of Buffalo. WGRZ-TV reports explosions have been heard coming from a burning building on the property located along the Lake Erie shoreline.

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  16. Tesla says it hopes to work with Panasonic on solar energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " U.S. electric car maker Tesla says it plans to start working with Japanese electronics company Panasonic Corp. on solar energy. Tesla's said on its corporate blog Monday that the companies have signed a non-binding letter of intent to begin collaborating on Panasonic's production of photovoltaic cells and modules at a facility under construction by San Mateo, California-based solar-panel company SolarCity Corp. in Buffalo, New York.

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  17. Canadians bid adieu to beloved band whose singer is dyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The rock concert did not begin with a rock song. Instead, it started with flag-waving fans breaking into a national anthem, "O Canada."

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  18. Salary cap for 2016-17 NHL season set at $73 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The salary cap for the 2016-17 NHL season will be $73 million, up from $71.4 million. The cap floor, or the minimum amount a team can spend, is $54 million.

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  19. The letter that got a man out of an airline feeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Alex Hamberger had booked a nonrefundable ticket, and was hit with a fee of $US200 to rebook. Photo / iStock His doctor had warned him against travel due to a sudden illness, so he was forced to postpone his March flight from Buffalo, New York, to Kansas City while he recovered.

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  20. Actress lends out Golden Globes dress to a fanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Actress Gina Rodriguez poses in the press room during the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards in 2015. Photo / Getty Images Jessica Casanova, 17, from Buffalo, New York was offered the dress by the Jane The Virgin star after she tweeted how much she liked the gown and wanted to wear it for prom.

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