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1 month ago

The rise and fall of Black Buffalo

A historical look at how a thriving city for Black Americans was slowly stripped of economic promise and eventually became the site for a racially-motivated attack at Tops supermarket.
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The rise and fall of Black Buffalo
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Separated and segregated: How Tops supermarket became a target

"It was going to happen." After decades of systemic racism, inequality and neglect, East Buffalo residents say the Tops supermarket shooting, in the predominantly Black neighborhood, was no shock.
1 month ago
Separated and segregated: How Tops supermarket became a target
4 months ago

2 new lawsuits seek accountability in Buffalo mass shooting

Two new civil lawsuits were filed Wednesday on behalf of loved ones of those killed and survivors of a racially-motivated mass shooting at a Tops supermarket in Buffalo.
4 months ago
2 new lawsuits seek accountability in Buffalo mass shooting
4 months ago

2 new lawsuits seek accountability for Buffalo mass shooting

Ten Black people were murdered at a Tops supermarket on Buffalo's East Side in a racially motivated attack on May 14, 2022.
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2 new lawsuits seek accountability for Buffalo mass shooting
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1 year after Buffalo mass shooting, some residents feel they're left to save themselves

In the wake of the May 14, 2022, mass shooting in Buffalo, loved ones of some of those killed have take matters into their own hands to help their community recover.
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'Nobody's coming in to save us': Residents feel forgotten in wake of Buffalo massacre
4 months ago

Championing change: A push for equality

Garnell Whitfield Jr. lost his 86-year-old mother, Ruth, in the shooting at Tops supermarket in Buffalo. He has since come out of retirement to advocate for systemic change and fight white supremacy.
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Championing change: A push for equality
6 months ago

Separated and segregated: How Tops supermarket became a target

"It was going to happen." After decades of systemic racism, inequality and neglect, East Buffalo residents say the Tops supermarket shooting, in the predominantly Black neighborhood, was no shock.
6 months ago
Separated and segregated: How Tops supermarket became a target
6 months ago

Survivors say Buffalo's history of segregation and racial tensions linked to Tops shooting

Some residents and loved ones of those killed in the Tops massacre in Buffalo believe the mass shooting is tied to the city's racial history.
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Historians link Buffalo massacre to decades of racial tensions, segregation
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'Hurts': Loved ones of Buffalo massacre victims brace for Mother's Day a year after shooting

For Wayne Jones, holidays, he said, have been tough to get through since a white supremacist teenager gunned down his 65-year-old mother, Celestine Chaney, in Buffalo.
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1 year later, Buffalo massacre victims' families brace for emotional Mother's Day
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A year after racist shooting rampage, Buffalo struggles to correct decades of segregation and systemic racism

After the Tops grocery store shooting in Buffalo, New York, local leaders are tackling systemic racism, segregation, food insecurity, and more.
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Why Buffalo's segregation played into mass shooting
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1 year after Buffalo mass shooting, some residents feel they're left to save themselves

In the wake of the May 14, 2022, mass shooting in Buffalo, loved ones of some of those killed have take matters into their own hands to help their community recover.
6 months ago
'Nobody's coming in to save us': Residents feel forgotten in wake of Buffalo massacre
7 months ago

Healing from hate: Buffalo residents look for solutions 1 year after shooting

ABC News’ Linsey Davis reports on how Buffalo residents are coping one year after 10 people were killed in a racially motivated attack, and what’s being done by the community to ensure racial equity.
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Healing from hate: Buffalo residents look for solutions 1 year after shooting
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Buffalo massacre 1 year later, Part 2: Confronting hate with activism

At least $1.1 billion in state and federal funds have been earmarked for improvements in East Buffalo to address the effects of structural racism on the predominantly Black community.
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Buffalo massacre 1 year later, Part 2: Confronting hate with activism
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Buffalo massacre 1 year later, Part 1: A community in mourning

One year after a racist gunman killed 10 Black residents inside Tops supermarket, a community remembers its lost loved ones.
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Buffalo massacre 1 year later, Part 1: A community in mourning
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The Buffalo Attack: One Year Later

a moment of silence and the chiming of church bells as the community honors the 10 black people killed after a white supremacist opened fire in a Tops supermarket.
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The Buffalo Attack: One Year Later
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'Hate did not win': Residents gather to mark 1 year since Buffalo massacre

Buffalo residents gathered outside a Tops store on the city's east side Sunday to commemorate the one-year since a white supremacist killed 10 Black people there.
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'Hate did not win': Residents gather to mark 1 year since Buffalo massacre
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First anniversary of Buffalo shooting

Loved ones are being remembered today, one year after the racially motivated mass shooting at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York.
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First anniversary of Buffalo shooting
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Loved ones sue social media companies over Buffalo massacre

Loved ones of those killed in the Buffalo grocery story mass shooting filed a wrongful death lawsuit Friday against a number of social media companies.
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Loved ones sue social media companies over Buffalo massacre
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'Hurts': Loved ones of Buffalo massacre victims brace for Mother's Day a year after shooting

For Wayne Jones, holidays, he said, have been tough to get through since a white supremacist teenager gunned down his 65-year-old mother, Celestine Chaney, in Buffalo.
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1 year later, Buffalo massacre victims' families brace for emotional Mother's Day
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Friends, families sue social media companies over Buffalo mass shooting

Payton Gendron fatally shot 10 Black people at a Tops grocery store in Buffalo, New York, on May 14, 2022.
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Friends, families sue social media companies over Buffalo mass shooting
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Buffalo families strive to heal from hate

Buffalo families vowed to re-direct their focus toward fighting white supremacy and making a lasting impact on their community one year after the mass shooting.
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Buffalo families strive to heal from hate
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Brothers fighting white supremacy after mom killed in racist Buffalo attack

Garnell and Raymond Whitfield started an organization to battle white supremacy after their mother Ruth Whitfield was killed in the Buffalo massacre.
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Brothers fighting white supremacy after mom killed in racist Buffalo attack
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A year after racist shooting rampage, Buffalo struggles to correct decades of segregation and systemic racism

After the Tops grocery store shooting in Buffalo, New York, local leaders are tackling systemic racism, segregation, food insecurity, and more.
7 months ago
Why Buffalo's segregation played into mass shooting
7 months ago

'My life was destroyed': Survivors, loved ones struggle a year after Buffalo shooting

Since the May 14, 2022, mass shooting at a Buffalo supermarket, those who escaped and the loved ones of those killed down by say healing remains elusive.
7 months ago
Survivors, loved ones struggle to heal a year after Buffalo massacre
7 months ago

Survivors say Buffalo's history of segregation and racial tensions linked to Tops shooting

Some residents and loved ones of those killed in the Tops massacre in Buffalo believe the mass shooting is tied to the city's racial history.
7 months ago
Historians link Buffalo massacre to decades of racial tensions, segregation
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Buffalo shooting: Remembering the 10 lives taken a year ago in Tops massacre

Ten people were killed as a result of a mass shooting at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York.
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Remembering the 10 lives taken in the Buffalo massacre
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What we know about Buffalo mass shooting victims

The shooting is being investigated as racially motivated violent extremism, as 11 of the 13 victims shot were Black, authorities said.
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Remembering the victims of the May 14, 2022, Buffalo mass shooting
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Separated and segregated: How Tops supermarket became a target

"It was going to happen." After decades of systemic racism, inequality and neglect, East Buffalo residents say the Tops supermarket shooting, in the predominantly Black neighborhood, was no shock.
7 months ago
Separated and segregated: How Tops supermarket became a target
10 months ago

Sister of Buffalo massacre victim explains son's courtroom outburst at killer's sentencing

As she stared down the teenager who murdered her sister and nine other Black people in a Buffalo mass shooting, Barbara Massey Mapps said she wanted to wring his neck.
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Sister of Buffalo massacre victim explains courtroom outburst at killer's sentencing
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Buffalo mass shooter sentenced to life in prison without parole

After hearing emotional statements from the families of the victims, an Erie County Court judge imposed the mandatory sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole for Payton Gendron.
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Buffalo mass shooter sentenced to life in prison without parole
10 months ago

Buffalo shooter sentenced to life in prison

Victims of the mass shooting at the Tops Supermarket in Buffalo, New York, gave impact statements ahead of the sentencing.
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Buffalo shooter sentenced to life in prison
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Emotions high as Buffalo shooter sentenced

Anger from the families of victims of the mass shooting at a Buffalo, New York, supermarket boiled over in a courtroom as the shooter was sentenced to life in prison without parole.
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Emotions high as Buffalo shooter sentenced
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Judge says 'no mercy,' victim's families vent their anger as Buffalo mass shooter sentenced to life

The teenager who murdered 10 people in a racially motivated mass shooting in Buffalo is set to be sentenced on Wednesday to life in prison,
10 months ago
Judge says 'no mercy,' victim's families vent their anger as mass shooter sentenced
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Buffalo shooter sentenced to life in prison without parole

ABC News Senior Investigative Reporter Aaron Katersky and ABC legal contributor Brian Buckmire provide analysis following the sentencing of the mass shooter who killed 10 Black people.
10 months ago
Buffalo shooter sentenced to life in prison without parole
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Buffalo mass shooter gets life in prison without parole

Attorney Bernarda Villalona joins ABC News’ Pierre Thomas to discuss the life sentence for the white gunman who killed 10 Black shoppers in a hate-motivated attack.
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Buffalo mass shooter gets life in prison without parole
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Buffalo supermarket shooter listens to victims’ impact statements

Friends and families of the victims in the May 2022 mass shooting at a Tops supermarket in Buffalo, New York, deliver remarks.
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Buffalo supermarket shooter listens to victims’ impact statements
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Buffalo shooter 'very sorry' for his actions

Payton Gendron expressed his remorse for shooting and killing 10 people at a Tops supermarket in Buffalo, New York, on May 14, 2022.
10 months ago
Buffalo shooter 'very sorry' for his actions
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Man lunges at Buffalo shooter during impact statements

The shooter is expected to get life in prison after killing 10 people in a racially motivated attack.
10 months ago
Man lunges at Buffalo shooter during impact statements
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A pastor’s mission to rebuild east Buffalo

Buffalo native Pastor Darius Pridgen goes beyond the pulpit of True Bethel Baptist Church and into his community to help rebuild the city, spiritually and economically
10 months ago
A pastor’s mission to rebuild east Buffalo
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Buffalo pastor prays for a break from turmoil, as mass killer awaits sentencing

He frequently preaches forgiveness, yet pastor Darius Pridgen said it's taken him months to consider it for the Buffalo mass shooter.
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Pastor prays for a break from turmoil, as mass killer awaits sentencing
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Buffalo Tops massacre is a 'repeat,’ former prosecutor says

When former Erie County District Attorney Edward Cosgrove heard that the Tops attack was racially motivated, he said, “it’s a repeat of what happened in '80.”
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Buffalo Tops massacre is a 'repeat,’ former prosecutor says
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From the '.22-Caliber Killer' to the Tops massacre, historic hate crimes in Buffalo

When ex-prosecutor Edward Cosgrove heard of the racially motivated mass shooting at a Buffalo supermarket, he thought of another racist killer who terrorized the city.
10 months ago
'It's a repeat': Former DA says of Buffalo massacre and '.22-Caliber Killer' case
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New York Gov. Kathy Hochul vetoes Grieving Families Act, angering some loved ones of Buffalo massacre

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul has vetoed a bill that would have overhauled the state's 175-year-old wrongful death statute.
10 months ago
Veto of Grieving Families Act angers some relatives of Buffalo mass shooting victims
10 months ago

Families of Buffalo massacre victims call on governor to change law

Family members of those killed in in a mass shooting in Buffalo are asking New York's governor to sign a bill to overhaul the state's wrongful death statute.
10 months ago
Families of Buffalo massacre victims call on governor to change law
1 year ago

City of Buffalo files lawsuit against gun industry

The city of Buffalo announced a "first of its kind" lawsuit against the gun industry on Tuesday, seven months after the mass shooting at a Tops grocery store that left 10 people dead.
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City of Buffalo files lawsuit against gun industry
1 year ago

City of Buffalo files first of its kind lawsuit against gun industry

The city of Buffalo announced has filed the "first of its kind" lawsuit a against the gun industry, seven months after a teenager killed 10 people at a grocery store.
1 year ago
Buffalo files lawsuit against gun industry
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6 months after Buffalo massacre, some survivors say time has done little to heal

Six months have elapsed since the May 14 massacre at a Buffalo grocery store and loved ones of those killed and others who survived say their healing has yet to begin.
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6 months after Buffalo massacre, some survivors say time has done little to heal
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Buffalo supermarket shooter pleads guilty

Payton Gendron pleaded guilty to 15 charges, including domestic terrorism motivated by hate, murder and attempted murder, stemming from the May shooting at a Tops supermarket that killed 10 people.
1 year ago
Buffalo supermarket shooter pleads guilty
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Buffalo supermarket shooter pleads guilty to terrorism and murder charges

Buffalo supermarket shooting suspect Payton Gendron pleaded guilty to state charges in court Monday.
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Buffalo supermarket shooter pleads guilty to terrorism and murder charges
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Alleged Buffalo supermarket shooter pleads guilty

Payton Gendron, 19, is facing numerous hate crime charges after fatally shooting 10 Black people on May 14.
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Alleged Buffalo supermarket shooter pleads guilty