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Woman shot dead at Buffalo hospital; campus on lockdown

Police cordoned off a Buffalo hospital and its sprawling campus after a woman was fatally shot Wednesday morning.


JetBlue plane bound for Chicago diverted after bomb threat

Jet Blue Bomb Threat

A domestic dispute was likely at the root of a bomb scare that forced a Boston-to-Chicago flight carrying 83 passengers to land in Buffalo on Monday, but the FBI says there was never a real threat.


Four shot dead, four wounded after wedding reception

A shooting outside a restaurant in downtown Buffalo early Saturday left four people dead and four wounded, police said.


NY Police Say Trucker was Watching Porn Before Fatal Crash

State police say a truck driver was watching pornographic movies on his laptop computer when his rig struck a disabled car on the New York State Thruway near Buffalo last month, killing the driver.


Buffalo Plane Crash First Officer Rebecca Shaw Paid $16,000 To $20,000 A Year

Buffalo Plane Crash First Officer Rebecca Shaw Paid $16,000 To $20,000 A Year

Federal investigators hammered Colgan Air executives about the pay of their pilots -- in 24-year-old Shaw's case, she made between $16,000 and $20,000 a year, according to testimony -- as well as whether they were discouraged from getting second jobs and felt pressure by the company not to call in sick.

Pilot fatigue also is being examined as a factor in the Flight 3407 crash.


Pilot in Buffalo-area crash struggled to learn aircraft system

Pilot in Buffalo-area crash struggled to learn aircraft system

Safety investigators were told the pilot in the worst U.S. air crash in more than seven years had trouble learning a critical ...


Victims of commuter plane crash in Buffalo

AP - Names of people killed in crash of Continental Connection Flight 3407. The names have been provided by employers, relatives or friends.


Doomed Flight Was on Autopilot

A federal aviation official says the plane that crashed into a house near Buffalo, killing 50 people, was on autopilot when it went down, a possible violation of airline policy.


'Ice build-up' on crashed plane

'Ice build-up' on crashed plane

The crew of a plane that crashed in New York state killing 50 people noticed "significant ice build-up", investigators say.


9/11 widow killed in crash near Buffalo

A widow of a victim of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on the World Trade Center was among those killed in a plane crash near Buffalo, N.Y., late Thursday, her sister told a newspaper.


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