Good morning. Here are this morning's top headlines:
Carl Paladino has gotten his wish for a debate with Andrew Cuomo.
A new poll shows a number of Democrats leading little-known Republicans in races for several statewide offices.
A judge has ruled a downsizing referendum for the Erie County Legislature may appear on the Nov. 2 ballot, though the decision is expected to be appealed.
The Sabres kick off their season tonight in Ottawa. Check out the Sabres & NHL page at BuffaloNews.com for all your need-to-know hockey info. Here's a video preview of their season with John Vogl, Mike Harrington and Bucky Gleason:
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