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Data reported last week by the Institute of International Education showed that the number of new international students – those enrolled at a U.S. institution for the first time in 2016 – declined by 10,000 from the previous year.

Data reported last week by the Institute of International Education showed that the number of new international students – those enrolled at a U.S. institution for the first time in 2016 – declined by 10,000 from the previous year.

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Reporters' Notebook: Nov. 21, 2017 Tue, Nov 21, 2017

OLAF FUB SEZ: According to French writer and philosopher Voltaire, born on this date in 1694, “The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.” . . . TIME OF NEED – John Wier, of South Buffalo, survived stomach cancer 25 years ago, but now …

Sylvester J. Ferrari, supporter of the arts and parks, dies at 75 Mon, Nov 20, 2017

Oct. 1, 1942 – Oct. 10, 2017 Sylvester J. Ferrari and his wife, Kathryn, moved from the Buffalo area to Cleveland in 1968, but they never severed their connections to Western New York. Devoted collectors of works by regional artists from Buf…

Cash, lobbyists and right-wing media influence have made the preposterous House tax reform legislation possible and passable.

More news, notes and observations: • The eyes of New York are upon Texas, at least GOP eyes. Republican sources say Harry Wilson made his way to A… 

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Authorities at scene of possible meth lab in South Buffalo Mon, Nov 20, 2017

The Buffalo Police and Buffalo Fire departments, along with other emergency agencies, were reported to be at the scene of a possible meth lab operation on Monday evening in the first block of Macamley Street, between South Park Avenue and McKinley P…

General Mills plant facing reduced CSX rail service Mon, Nov 20, 2017

Reduced CSX rail service to the General Mills plant in Buffalo could negatively affect the cereal maker's operations, two elected leaders said. Sen. Charles Schumer and Rep. Brian Higgins said they were "distressed" to learn CSX was reducing i…

One of my favorite things about the holiday season is that people have a little bit of extra cheer in their hearts, ready to give and share. Charities… 

Leave it to the New York Post. The tabloid that once gave us the immortal newspaper headline "Headless Man In Topless Bar" gave us last week the jolli… 

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Young virtuoso brings Viva Vivaldi to a vigorous close Mon, Nov 20, 2017

There was no Vivaldi on the program, but that didn't stop Viva Vivaldi from wrapping up its 39th season with vigor -- and variance. Over years of going to this festival, which features the Ars Nova Musicians led by Marylouise Nanna, I never rememb…