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John Kasich exiting presidential race

The departure – to be announced by Kasich at 5 p.m. in Ohio – fully clears the field for front-runner Donald Trump as the Republican nominee. Another rival, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, dropped out of the race Tuesday night.

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At 90, Williamsville music teacher wraps up career on a high note

After 57 years teaching middle schoolers, Dr. Roy Clare says it's the right time for him to retire.

Nurse turned opiate addict gets probation

Leyla Samadi, 54, stole pain medication at Sisters Hospital where she worked on a per diem basis.

Union-backed candidates take control of School Board

Paladino holds onto Park District seat; Jason McCarthy, James Sampson to depart July 1.

Soundcheck: Canalside lineup ‘one of the strongest we’ve seen’

Pop Music Critic Jeff Miers hails roster of shows as "somewhere between very good and outstanding."

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