A Buffalo police captain accused in a federal lawsuit of making racist remarks in front of two Black police officers and a Black mental health clinician has been suspended without pay, Buffalo police confirmed Saturday.
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Roughly 2,000 National Grid customers lost power, almost all of them in Niagara County, mostly in Wilson and Pendleton Center.
A 25-year-old Buffalo man was killed after he was shot multiple times early Saturday, Buffalo police said.
The movie theater at 6707 Transit Road was evacuated Friday, and a large number of police officers from multiple agencies responded to the report.
Just before he learned the fate of the teen who killed his daughter, Sierra Bennett, in January, Rayshaun Bennett told a courtroom filled with the girl's still-grieving relatives all of the things he will never see her do.
One of two women's bodies found off Woleben Road in Portland more than a year ago has yet to be identified.
"People need to see the picture of hate. You cannot say that it's not real, not reality in America. It is reality," civil rights attorney Ben Crump said.
families of the victims of the May 14 massacre at the Tops Markets on Jefferson Avenue felt rage and disgust toward Payton Gendron as he pleaded guilty to killing 10 people and wounding three others – but also for the racism and hatred entrenched in America that allowed it to happen.