AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB) - Wednesday night was not kind to a pair of Big Four basketball teams, with UB and St. Bonaventure both losing league matchups.
The Bulls fell to Kent State, 80-68, despite 33 points from Javon McCrea. The Bulls trailed by just four points at halftime, and rallied to take the lead midway through the second half, but could not hold off a late surge by the Flashes.
McCrea finished the game 15-for-15 from the free throw line.
St. Bonaventure drops to 0-3 in the Atlantic 10, after a 66-64 loss to Xavier. The Musketeers scored with five seconds left to break a 64-64 tie, but the Bonnies could not convert at the other end of the court.
Buffalo Police have arrested 26-year-old Nicholas Finnegan of South Buffalo and charged him with pushing Russ Ross to his death.
The Niagara County Sheriff's responded to Saunders Settlement Road near Comstock in Cambria Friday night after receiving a tip about a suspected meth lab.
Police say there were 32 burglaries, 20 in Albion, five in Medina, four in Oakfield and three in the City of Lockport.
Firefighters had to withdraw from a smoky fire in Blasdell at a multi-dwelling home on South Park Avenue Friday night because the flames were so intense.
Call 4 Action looked into claims this week that members of BJ's Wholesale Club were paying too much on sales tax on some deeply discounted items.
State Police in Pennsylvania are investigating an alleged pedophile pastor already facing charges in Western New York.