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Thursday 8 June 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Buffalo

This year
# Buffalo Shooting
'A cowardly racist': 19-year-old sentenced to life in prison for Buffalo mass shooting
The shooter killed 10 Black people at a supermarket last year in a racially motivated, premeditated attack.
British teenager who made far-right hate videos is jailed for 11 and a half years
His videos were shared by the gunmen of two recent mass shootings in the United States.
Last year
# Buffalo
US winter storm death toll rises to 61
More than three dozen deaths have been reported in western New York state.
# New York
Buffalo gunman pleads guilty over racist supermarket massacre
Payton Gendron (19) pleaded guilty to murder and hate-motivated terrorism charges, guaranteeing that he will spend the rest of his life in prison.
# plea
Buffalo supermarket shooting accused pleads not guilty to hate crime charges
Nineteen-year-old Payton Gendron appeared in court in connection with an attack at Tops Friendly Supermarket in May this year.
# The Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.
# Buffalo
Bidens visit Buffalo to pay respects to victims of racist massacre
Biden called the racially-motivated killings “antithetical to everything we stand for in America.”
# US
Suspected gunman tied up by churchgoers after fatal shooting in California
Four others were critically injured in the incident, authorities said.
# New York
US mourn victims of racist mass shooting at store
10 people were shot and killed by an alleged teenage white supremacist in an act one official described as “domestic terrorism, pure and simple”.
# US
Ten killed in shooting in Buffalo, New York - reports
The Buffalo Police department tweeted earlier that officers were “on scene of a mass shooting”.
All time
# Buffalo
Kathy Hochul profile: The 'scrappy' Irish-American who will be New York's first female governor
Kathy Hochul is taking the reins after Governor Andrew Cuomo’s shock resignation this week.
# Minnesota
One dead and four injured after man opens fire at medical clinic in the US
It’s believed the culprit – who was later arrested – had a grievance over medical care he’d received.
# Martin Gugino
'An Antifa provocateur': Trump makes unfounded claims about 75-year-old protester who was hospitalised by police
The president attempted to cast doubt on footage showing police in the city of Buffalo shoving the man.
# New York State
Two Buffalo police officers charged with assault on 75-year-old man
State governor Andrew Cuomo said of the incident: “What we saw was horrendous and disgusting, and I believe, illegal.”
# Buffalo
New York police officers suspended after 75 year-old shoved to ground and left in serious condition at protest
A video of the incident by local radio station WBFO went viral after being posted on social media.
# Buffalo
New York bishop steps down amid ongoing clerical abuse scandal
The Buffalo bishop has been accused in US media of hiding the names of accused priests
# nfl wrap
Rams stop Packers to remain unbeaten as Eagles triumph in London's Wembley Stadium
Meanwhile, Adam Vinatieri become the NFL’s all-time points leader in the Indianapolis Colt’s win over the Oakland Raiders.
# UFC 210
Daniel Cormier needed a second go (and a towel) to make weight for his bout with Anthony Johnson
The light heavyweight champion shed his shorts and 1.2 pounds in two minutes to keep tomorrow’s title fight on.
# woman buffalo romance
This is the single best headline about the gay character in the new Beauty and the Beast
# Buffalo
6 reasons Buffalo flame runners were the height of cool in noughties Ireland
Come back into fashion please.
# frozen solid
This car was turned into a giant ice sculpture after its owner parked it by a freezing lake
The driver left his car by Lake Erie as he was going out drinking with friends.
# Nepal
Thousands of animals slaughtered in honour of Hindu goddess
Animals ranging from buffaloes to rats are being sacrificed in the name of the goddess Gadhimai. [GRAPHIC CONTENT].
# Snow
This woman is putting New York's record snowfall to very creative use
Excellent snow craftsmanship.
# Urgent Delivery
Woman stranded in snowstorm gives birth in fire station
Mother and daughter are doing well.
# winterpol
Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours
The band were on their way to Canada.
# Snow Day
Three people die while shovelling snow after massive New York storm
Some parts of the county will get a years’ worth of snowfall in three days.
# buffalo soldier
Greatest buffalo mam ever chases lion away from her calf
Super-mom saves the day.
# hole lotta love
This happy dog was rescued after falling into a ten-foot-deep sinkhole
Mack the German shepherd fell into the hole while out for a walk.
# Hero
WATCH: Incredible bus driver stops woman from jumping off bridge
CAUTION: You will feel feelings.
# buffalo schmuffalo
Read: One man's impassioned letter to Hunky Dorys
He wanted answers, and it looks like he’s going to get them.
# Ok then
Man tried to eat counterfeit $50 bills after bust
A Buffalo man was caught using counterfeit cash at an amusement park – and tried a novel way of destroying the evidence.
# gone to pot
Marijuana-shaped sweets spark outrage
‘Pothead’ range, which campaigners say trivialise illegal drug use, is in 1,000 US stores.
# Daddy Warbucks
View from New York: Rich restores Buffalo's reputation
Robert Rich’s sporting philanthropy is single-handedly restoring the good name of Buffalo, NY, writes John Riordan in this week’s column.
# US Shooting
Four shot dead outside restaurant in Buffalo
Argument at private party turns violent.