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A guided tour through first ladies on TV and in popular culture

Michelle Obama may be the coolest first lady yet, but many women came before her. From Jackie Kennedy's wardrobe to Nancy Reagan pleading for young people to “Just Say No," first ladies have always been in the public eye, for better or for worse.

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New water main breaks hit multiple parts of Erie County

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Removal of Skyway sought by officials even as some people savor its history

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The Skyway dominates Buffalo's waterfront ... but the area's history goes back much further.

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