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  1. Bail set at $2 million for Buffalo deli owner accused of food stamp fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Bail has been set at $2 million for a Buffalo deli owner accused of buying food stamps from people so that he could buy items for his store. Ahmed Alshami, the 37-year-old owner of IGA Express Mart, is charged with criminal possession of public benefit cards, misuse of food stamps and criminal use of a public benefit card for defrauding the welfare system, WBKW reports.

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  2. The Tragically Hip holds final show in terminal singer Gord Downie's hometownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | The Post-Standard

    A delirious sold-out crowd and countless Canadians on live TV watched the final concert by rock band The Tragically Hip , whose lead singer and songwriter Gord Downie has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer. The band, an indelible part of Canada's national identity with songs about hockey, small towns and Canadian literature, ended its 15-show "Man Machine Poem" tour Saturday night in its hometown of Kingston, Ontario.

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  3. Upstate NY man who killed friend for eating his sandwich gets 22 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Post-Standard

    A New York man who fatally shot a friend for eating his leftover sandwich has been sentenced to 22 years in prison. The Erie County district attorney's office says 34-year-old Marcus Gottsche was sentenced Wednesday in the death of 28-year-old Jasmine Armour, of Buffalo .

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  4. Liquid nuclear waste shipments in CNY, other Upstate NY could start in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Post-Standard

    Truck shipments carrying high-level liquid nuclear waste over the Peace Bridge and along highways in Western New York en route to a South Carolina processing facility could start as early as September. A lawsuit that seven environmental organizations filed this week against the U.S. Department of Energy in federal court in Washington, D.C., aims to stop these "mobile Chernobyls on steroids."

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  5. Crews search for kayaker who went missing on Lake ErieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Post-Standard

    Crews are searching for a 20-year-old kayaker who went missing near where a western New York creek empties into Lake Erie. Officials say the man was reported missing around 8 p.m. Tuesday in Lake Erie near the entrance to the Cattaraugus Creek at Sunset Bay, in the Chautauqua County town of Hanover, 30 miles southwest of Buffalo.

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  6. Buffalo woman gets 20 years in prison for fatally hurting infant daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Post-Standard

    Authorities say a western New York woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for fatally injuring her 5-month-old daughter. Erie County prosecutors say 24-year-old Denay Foster was sentenced Tuesday.

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  7. Firefighters rescue 3 people from Buffalo RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Post-Standard

    WKBW-TV reports they jumped into the water around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday. Buffalo firefighters lowered two ladders down a wall and assisted them out of the river.

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  8. $30,000 in iPhones stolen from Western NY mall kioskRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Post-Standard

    Cheektowaga police are searching for a group of men accused of stealing $30,000 worth of iPhones from Walden Galleria near Buffalo .

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  9. Severe drought worsens slightly in Upstate NY this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Post-Standard

    The area considered in severe drought is now 29.5 percent of the state, compared to 24.2 percent last week . according to the National Drought Mitigation Center.

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  10. Upstate NY might set a weather record you've never heard ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Post-Standard

    In the next couple of days, Upstate New York could set a weather record you've probably never heard of - but it's one that could cause flash flooding. Forecasters are predicting that by Friday or Saturday, the amount of water suspended in the air above the state could be higher than has ever been recorded at this time of year.

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  11. How El Chapo cartel drugs, labeled as sea cucumbers, landed in Buffalo areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    The pallets of cargo laden with sea cucumbers came into Western New York headed for a non-existent seafood company in Cheektowaga, N.Y, federal prosecutors say. But inside the containers sealed with foam or spray insulation were millions of dollars in heroin, fentanyl and cocaine with ties to the El Chapo drug cartel, prosecutors say.

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  12. Buffalo-area firefighter, victim of racist threat and arson, gets free vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Post-Standard

    A Buffalo-area firefighter who was the victim of a racist threat before his apartment was damaged by arson has received a free vacation-with all expenses paid by fellow firefighters. Ken Walker was the victim of arson after receiving a racist letter that told him to resign as a firefighter.

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  13. Western NY residents on edge as rats flock to pools, gardens, homes during droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | The Post-Standard

    The vegetable garden in Joe and Debbie Conrad's backyard, not far from the play set for their grandchildren, is ready for harvest. Pesky rats plagued the village and town for months, but have seemed under control since late spring.

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  14. Carl Paladino, Trump's NY co-chair: 'No doubt' Obama is MuslimRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Carl Paladino, the Buffalo businessman who co-chairs Donald Trump's New York campaign, has renewed the false claim that President Barack Obama is a Muslim. Paladino added a new twist to the claim, saying Obama's foreign policy record proves that he is not Christian.

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  15. Neighbor charged with arson after racist letter left for Buffalo-area firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | The Post-Standard

    A neighbor and former firefighter was charged Thursday with setting a fire that damaged a Buffalo-area apartment of another volunteer firefighter, the Associated Press and other media reported. Matthew Jurado, 39, was charged with arson in connection with the fire at Kenneth Walker's North Tonawanda apartment.

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  16. Upstate NY applicant for jail job tried to show sex cartoon to kids, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | The Post-Standard

    A Western New York man seeking to become a jail guard has been charged with encouraging students on a school bus to watch a video showing a cartoon film character performing sex acts, authorities said. David Dole, 34, of Buffalo applied to be a guard in the county jail, the Erie County Sheriff's Office said.

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  17. Blaze damages home of Upstate NY black firefighter who complained of racist threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | The Post-Standard

    Fire officials are investigating after a blaze damaged the Western New York apartment of a volunteer firefighter who said he received a racist, threatening letter earlier this week. Fire officials are investigating after a blaze damaged the Western New York apartment of a volunteer firefighter who said he received this racist, threatening letter earlier this week.

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  18. 95 arrested in underage drinking raids at Luke Bryan, G-Eazy concerts in Upstate NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | The Post-Standard

    Police last week arrested 95 people at a pair of Upstate New York concerts for trying to purchase alcohol with fake identification. The arrests were part of raids by the Department of Motor Vehicles, along with county sheriffs deputies, at CMAC in Canandaigua and Darien Lake Performing Arts Center near Buffalo.

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  19. Prankster changes Buffalo road sign to read 'I Love You,' state police not amusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | The Post-Standard

    A prankster's changes to the message on an electronic roadside sign in Buffalo may be causing motorists to smile, but New York State Police aren't amused. WIVB-TV reports someone accessed the keyboard on a sign along Route 198 in Delaware Park on Monday and changed the message to read: "It's All A Dream."

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  20. FedEx driver crushed to death in Western NY by 1,300-pound palletRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Police say a FedEx driver had been killed after a pallet loaded with more than a half-ton of packages fell on him at a western New York freight facility. WIVB-TV in Buffalo reports police in the neighboring town of Tonawanda say that the accident occurred around 7:15 a.m. Wednesday at the company's facility on Military Road.

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