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COMMENTARY: This U.S. professor explains why Trump won’t likely be impeached

Removing a president from office is a two-step process. The first step is impeachment. That’s when members of the House indict, or charge, an …

Donald Trump

What's human? Instagram's faux influencers gain real followers

There aren’t many Instagram celebrities like Miquela Sousa, or Lil Miquela, a freckled Brazilian-American teenager who has accrued 1.3 million Instagram followers.<p>Miquela is what every Instagram influencer aspires to be. Her skin is flawless. Her poses are effortlessly cool. She’s even appeared in …

Social Media

University of Buffalo Launches an Open Education Research Lab

From the U. of Buffalo:<p>The Graduate School of Education has joined the SUNY-wide effort to reduce the costs of higher education by launching an Open …

Higher Education

Stand in awe of this 5’9, 175-pound Purdue receiver squatting 600 freaking pounds

Receivers are college football’s new viral weight-room kings.<p>Today’s installment in athletes being way different than you and me is this video of 5’9, 175-pound Purdue freshman receiver Rondale Moore squatting 600 pounds:<p>To save you the quick iPhone calculator math, that’s Moore squatting 3.42 …

College Football

Pets offer more than companionship

Image 1of/4<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Researchers say that pets give their owners many incredible health and happiness benefits. One doctor even called pets “free …

Pets

Anxiety And Stress Scientifically Proven To Be Reduced By Cannabis

What if a scientific report was released that showed that marijuana helped to significantly reduce depression, anxiety and stress? Could that be …

Cannabis

UB's O'Hagan, Mabry make major watch lists

University at Buffalo football now has seven players on major award watch lists after a pair earned the prestigious honor on Friday.<p>Senior James …

Watchlist

On the Infinite Plane

July 20, 2018 • Geeta Dayal on Tony Conrad at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery<p><b>TONY CONRAD PASSED AWAY</b> in 2016 at the age of seventy-six, leaving behind …

Tony Conrad

The quiet way masters and PhD students make money while getting ahead - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First

By Dan Miner <br>– Reporter, Buffalo Business First<p>Jul 20, 2018, 4:44am EDT<p>Sean Smith had to finance his undergraduate education at Niagara University …

Buffalo

O’Hagan Named to Rimington Award Preseason Watch List

<b>BUFFALO, NY -</b> University at Buffalo center <b>James O'Hagan</b> was named to the Rimington Trophy Preseason Watch List, the Rimington Trophy Committee …

Buffalo Bulls

Niagara Falls native built fitness empire

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Orangetheory Fitness Is set to be worth $1 billion by the end of this year and the woman behind it all is a Niagara Falls native.<p>"I …

Buffalo

Jackson makes the Davey O’Brien watchlist

A few weeks ago I got into on twitter with someone who thought the idea of Tyree being a high profile, draft pick, as in one of if not the highest QB …

College Football

Fashion Friday: Meet Buffalo artist Fotini Galanes

Name: Fotini Galanes, 53. Her first name is pronounced Foe-tee-NEE Who she is: Mom to 15-year-old Martino. Artist, muralist and creator of My Mark …

Buffalo

St. John's Edge reach new deals with two ‘good guys’

The St. John’s Edge have announced two team award-winners from last season have been re-signed.<p>But the man who announced the signings — Edge interim …

Basketball

What's The Difference Between Self-Esteem & Narcissism?

The word "narcissist" gets thrown around a lot. Certainly in the past year or so, we've seen it used to describe people like Donald Trump and Kanye …

Narcissism

Tough to swallow: Jaw injury prevents Beth Hart from performing at Canalside

For local music fans who were champing at the bit to hear the soulful voice of modern R&B-blues singer Beth Hart live, it's a day of …

Western New York

No, Caffeine Doesn't Help You Lose Weight

Some diet supplements that contain caffeine claim that the compound helps reduce appetite. Other research has suggested that caffeine could speed up …

Nutrition

This flesh-eating superbug can kill you in days - and it's already inside your body

It sounds like something out of a horror film: a healthy young person becomes infected with a lethal, flesh-eating pathogen and, within days, is dying of of brain or liver abscesses. But this pathogen is not the stuff of sci-fi stories; it's much scarier because it's real.<p>The naturally-occurring …

Lifestyle

Dr. Kenneth Bell, OB-GYN credited for significant growth of Kaiser Permanente in Orange County, dies at 82

Dr. Kenneth Bell, a renowned OB-GYN who delivered more than 4,000 babies during his career and led Kaiser Permanente Orange County during a crucial …

Orange County

Documentary showcases how architecture students of the University at Buffalo School are shaping the city

"How do we bring a city not back to what it was, but what it needs to be in the future?" A new documentary at the Venice Architecture Biennale …

Fabrication

Industry experts will gather in Buffalo to explore bioclimatic features of terra cotta facades.

For a third year in a row, wold renowned architects will be gathering in Buffalo to learn/discover the latest ingenuities related to the design of …

Buffalo

University at Buffalo expects to once again enroll more than 30,000 students next year - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First

By Dan Miner <br>– Reporter, Buffalo Business First<p>Jul 17, 2018, 4:05pm EDT<p>The University at Buffalo expects its fall enrollment to mostly align with …

College & University

Hesch to coach NCCC men's and women's soccer

David Hesch, with nearly 20 years of coaching experience behind him, was appointed interim part-time coach of both men's and women's soccer at …

Lake Erie

Spoke & Dagger founders talk entrepreneurship and pending expansion - Buffalo - Buffalo Business First

By Dan Miner <br>– Reporter, Buffalo Business First<p>Jul 18, 2018, 12:22pm EDT<p>Chris and Jodi Drew started a business partly to create a centralized …

Buffalo

How a Flock of Drones Developed Collective Intelligence

The drones rise all at once, 30 strong, the domes of light on their undercarriages glowing 30 different hues—like luminescent candy sprinkles against …

Cognition

Studies to document impact of yoga as treatment for eating disorders

A UB faculty member whose yoga and mindfulness classes have stretched from the White House lawn to the Nairobi region of Kenya has launched what …

Buffalo

Smoking Pot Could Reduce Conflict and Enhance Intimacy in Marriage

A study found that smoking pot could potentially reduce conflict, aggression, and violence in marriage, going against previously reported …

Cannabis

Judge Orders a Halt to Migrant Deportations (Audio)

Rick Su, a professor at the University at Buffalo Law School, discusses why U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw ordered a temporary halt to deportations …

U.S.-Mexico border

Overcoming stereotypes, blazing motorcycle trails

Figarella is the owner and founder of MotorGrrl LLC in Brooklyn, New York. She sat down with FOX Business and explained that MotorGrrl has two crucial ingredients. First, the person and second, the community.<p>“As a person, MotorGrrl is defined by any woman between the ages of 2 to 200 who has a …

Motorcycles

A modest proposal of my own.

Just wondering what it's going to take to get UB merchandise out on the national market. Each time I get a new Groupon email promoting an NCAA Grill …

Buffalo Bulls