Morgantown Police Chief Ed Preston said Tuesday that tests showed 18-year-old Nolan Michael Burch's blood alcohol level was 0.493. That's more than six times the legal limit of 0.08 for driving.
Newsday, Tue, Jan 27 2015 @ 02:04 PM
Dozens of programs throughout Western New York will receive more than $10 million in new federal funding to help fight homelessness. The funds are part of nearly $192 million in grants awarded to agencies across New York as part of $1.81 billion allocated by Housing and Urban Development to support nearly 8,400 local programs.
Business Journal, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 10:51 AM
Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone says he was "deeply saddened" to hear of newly released reports of sexual abuse in the Buffalo Catholic Diocese. While the two alleged victims went public with their complaints on Tuesday, the incidents they reported dated back to 1973 and 2002, before Malone's tenure in Buffalo.
WIVB-TV Buffalo, Tue, Jan 27 2015 @ 11:28 PM
A recent study suggested that sitting for prolonged periods increases risk for heart disease, diabetes, cancer and death, even among people who exercise regularly. published in Annals of Internal Medicine on Jan. 20, researchers conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of published research to quantitatively evaluate the association between adults' sedentary time and health outcomes independent of physical activity.
American Academy of Family Physicians, Tue, Jan 27 2015 @ 05:18 PM
The Blizzard of 2015 buried Boston under more than 20 inches of snow on Tuesday, but it wasn't enough to stop one brave businessman from slogging through the slush to make it to the office. It shouldn't surprise anyone that Shawn Mascia, 26, one of the only people to be found on the streets of Boston yesterday, was a native of Buffalo, N.Y. After all, Buffalo and Western New York faced a lake effect snow storm that dropped seven feet of snow on the area in November.
The Post-Standard, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 11:07 AM
Lightly marinated rosemary, lemon and chili wings from URBN Coal Fired Pizza/Bar in North Park. - Photo by Amy T. Granite Whether you're hitting the town on Super Bowl Sunday or competing for the title of Most Valuable Partygoer, these chicken-wing preparations will take any celebration to new heights.
The San Diego Union-Tribune, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 10:50 AM
Buffalo Postmaster Thomas Szklarz is sworn in by Western NY District Manager James K. Lentz as Szklarz's wife Linda holds the Bible. Szklarz, who began his career as a Youngstown mail carrier in 1977, was sworn in during a ceremony at the Buffalo Processing and Distribution Center.
Business Journal, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 10:08 AM
UB researcher's findings point to the value of word sounds over visual processing during reading instruction or when diagnosing and treating reading disorders IMAGE: These images highlight the brain regions in which multisensory subadditivity was significantly related to reading skill.
EurekAlert!, Wed, Jan 28 2015 @ 12:00 AM