A 30 year-old Yemenite man was charged in a US court Wednesday on conspiracy of attempting to help the Islamic State terror group, becoming the second US citizen in one week to make media headlines for his terror connections. Elfgeeh reportedly targeted soldiers returning from Iraq, and "purchased two handguns equipped withsilencers and ammunition'' from a government source for this purpose for over $1,000.
Arutz Sheva Israel News, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 03:23 PM
UB medical students hope the event will help promote the clinic's free services to the community as well as attract area physicians who would like to volunteer BUFFALO, N.Y. The Lighthouse Free Medical Clinic doesn't usually host art openings. It's a nonprofit, drop-in clinic where University at Buffalo medical students provide free, routine health care and preventive services to uninsured patients on Buffalo's East Side.
University at Buffalo, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 04:17 PM
Seven different police agencies had to be called to break up a brawl following a wedding reception in Buffalo, N.Y., but the country club where it happened denies the donnybrook ever occurred. Lt. Patrick Fitzgerald of Orchard Park police told Buffalo News there were about 200 guests at the wedding when the reception wrapped up around 11 p.m. Saturday night.
CNews, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 03:34 PM
This year's school supply drive doubled the number of items collected two years ago and is nearly 10 times more than what was collected when the program began in 2009. Photo: Nancy J. Parisi "Providing the children with these supplies alleviates a potential barrier and allows them to focus on their academic lessons.
University at Buffalo, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 12:07 PM
STAGE ANTICS: Bringing a sense of adventure to Manchester's Palace Theatre in a musical adaptation of the hit movie #x201c;The Full Monty#x201d; is Dan Pivovar , Isaak Olsen and Preston Ellis .
UnionLeader.com, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 07:34 PM
That Chris Flook is open to learning new things became apparent when he excitedly talked about the drone, one he plans to equip with a camera, that he recently bought. Good point.
The Miami Herald, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 10:14 AM
A change in the geographic footprint of HSBC Bank USA N.A.'s global software team may result in an expanded workforce at the bank's Western New York operations. Approximately 30 HSBC employees who work in Tampa are being offered relocation to Buffalo as part of the bank's decision to move software delivery work to other locations, a spokesperson said.
Business Journal, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 08:05 AM
The effort to bring vehicular traffic back to all of downtown Buffalo's Main Street should not slow down, despite last week's rejection for federal funding. Local officials were stunned when the federal Department of Transportation did not chose a $28 million request for monies under the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery Act or TIGER.
Business Journal, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 09:46 AM