Among the news on the front page of The Buffalo Evening News on April 27, 1914:
- Four regiments' worth of U.S. troops arrive at Veracruz, where they "repulse invaders."
- Ten people are killed in a skirmish near Laredo, Texas; "federals" and rebels join the Mexican fight against the U.S.
- The president asks magnate John D. Rockefeller Jr. to put an end to the strike at the mine he owns.
- The City of Buffalo's population grew by 30,397 people in four years.