First Niagara Financial Group Inc.'s shares sank Friday after the bank took an $800 million charge that caused a quarterly loss and said it was dealing with a "process issue" with its deposit accounts. The Buffalo, New York-based bank posted a loss after preferred dividends of $665 million, or $1.90 per share, for its third quarter.
NewsOK.com, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 06:09 PM
A 60-year-old western New York man has been found guilty in the stabbing death of his estranged wife in 1979. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says an Erie County Court jury found Michael Rodriguez of Buffalo guilty of second-degree murder after three hours of deliberations.
13WHAM, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 06:02 PM
Detroit has seen half of its residents skip town over the past 50 years, and the fallout has been felt in every corner of the city, including its religious communities. Building on the idea of flash mobs and continuing an initiative that has sprouted up in other population-challenged Rust Belt metropolises such as Cleveland, Ohio, and Buffalo, New York, the group picks one historic church per month and works to fill every pew.
Brandon Sun, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 03:12 AM
In this photo taken on Oct. 12, 2014, Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron delivers his homily during Mass at St. Francis D'Assisi Church in Detroit. Building on the idea of flash mobs, a group called the Detroit Mass Mob picks one historic Roman Catholic church per month and encourages area worshippers to show up for a service.
The Charlotte Observer, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 02:09 AM
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks to participants in an Ebola education session in New York, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Thousands of participants, mostly health care workers, attended the session to review basic facts about Ebola and updated guidelines for protection against its spread.
SFGate, Wed, Oct 22 2014 @ 10:03 PM
BATH Last March, State Police in Bath in conjunction with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Buffalo, NY and the Hornell Police Department initiated an investigation involving a person promoting child pornography over the internet. The offenses occurred in the City of Hornell, NY.
Empire State News, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 08:24 AM
BUFFALO, N.Y. The murder trial of former Molly's Pub manager Jeffrey Basil is scheduled to begin in January, but defense attorneys for the defendant were in court arguing the murder charge is not appropriate for the crime. Basil is being held without bail after being arraigned in August on a superseding indictment charging Basil with 1st degree manslaughter and 2nd degree murder in the death of 28-year old William Sager, Jr. Prosecutors say the Basil caused fatal head injuries to the Air National Guardsman after pushing Sager down a flight of stairs inside Molly's Pub on Main Street in Buffalo during the early morning hours of May 11, 2014.
WKBW, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 01:02 AM