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  1. AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. ESTRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    Its winds howling at more than 70 mph, the Blizzard of 2015 slammed Boston and surrounding parts of New England on Tuesday with none of the mercy it unexpectedly showed New York City, piling up more than 2 feet of snow. The storm punched out a 40-to-50-foot section of a seawall in Marshfield, Massachusetts, badly damaging a vacant home.

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  2. What you need to know about the blizzard, state by stateRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | KTUC-AM Tucson

    ... storm "will most likely be a top five snowfall record for most locations with widespread 20 to 30 inches," the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency said. "This is a very significant storm and in many parts of Massachusetts, I think, you could ...

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  3. Blizzard howls its way into Boston but largely spares NYC about 3 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ashland Times-Gazette

    ... that arrived Monday evening was a bitter, paralyzing blast. At least 2 feet of snow was expected in most of Massachusetts, potentially making it one of the top snowstorms of all time there. In New York, forecasters apologized for their predictions ...

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  4. Mass. Travel Ban EndsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said a travel ban ended Tuesday night as the Blizzard of 2015 makes its way out of Massachusetts. The MBTA will resume operations on Wednesday morning.

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  5. When a nuclear plant closesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... second example is when the Yankee Rowe Atomic Power Station closed in 1992 after 32 years of operation. Rowe, Massachusetts, is one of the smallest towns in the commonwealth. More than half of the town's 380 people worked at the facility. The power ...

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  6. H.S. recruiting notebook: Bergenfield's DJ Haskins happy with commitment to StonehillRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    ... the 6-foor-3, 185-pound wide receiver decided over the weekend to commit to Division II Stonehill College in Massachusetts. "I'm really happy," said Haskins, a second team All-Bergen and All-North Jersey selection. "Financially, it's a good thing ...

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  7. Carr: Cult of climate change at it againRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Where the hell is Al Gore? Why isn't he out there, holding a press conference to explain this latest inconvenient truth? So here we are, reeling from another blizzard, the greatest storm of the century to hit Massachusetts since way back in 2013, and guess what? Listen Homer, donuts got nothing on global warming, er climate change. It causes blizzards and heat waves.

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  8. Battenfeld: Charlie Baker keeps his cool in first testRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... of the media. But his performance in the MEMA bunker is likely to get good marks from notoriously demanding Massachusetts constituents who often judge public officials by their storm response. Baker deliberately stayed inside the bunker most of the ...

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  9. Storm just the start: Watch the VideoRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    State officials are tallying up a bill expected to run in the tens of millions for what will go down as one of the most expensive snowstorms in Massachusetts history, even as another winter wallop is expected to hit here Friday. "We identified the snow and ice account as a potential issue - and not because there wasn't any money in it, Just because we weren't sure if there was going to be enough if we had a traditional winter," Gov. Charlie Baker said yesterday, adding that the response to this week's crippling blizzard will eat a "significant" chunk of the state's snow budget.

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  10. Aaron Hernandez trial starts tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... - which isn't anything the jurors don't already know." But attorney Michael Hussey, president-elect of the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, said, "I'm not sure I agree with that." Hussey said it's a very real possibility that a ...

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  11. Region digs out as storm winds downRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston.com

    With a massive snowstorm finally winding down, Governor Charlie Baker said late Tuesday afternoon that he was lifting a travel ban in Eastern and Central Massachusetts at midnight and that MBTA public transit service would resume Wednesday. "I think, generally speaking, we should start to be thinking about getting back up on our feet and getting going again," he said.

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  12. Snow, cold won't keep these workers from their jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... into bed, and, perhaps most important, offered her companionship. Graham is among the thousands of workers in Massachusetts - from health care professionals to grocery clerks - who, despite bitter cold, drifting snow, driving bans, and a closed ...

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  13. How Much Snow Did Milford Get?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... tate and county with 36. By the end of the storm, Worcester County accounted for some of the highest totals in Massachusetts, hitting the snow jackpot. Clinton at 34.1 rounded out the top three for the country.

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  14. Snow keeps falling; flooding hits as New England battles blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KKMG-FM Colorado Springs

    So as the storm hit, she spent Monday night at a friend's house. When she returned to her coastal home in Marshfield, Massachusetts, Tuesday, she discovered a devastating scene.

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  15. Where did the snow go? Blizzard was a miss, but not a bustRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Small last-minute changes in the air morphed what was supposed to be crippling feet of snow into a handful of inches in New York, leading one forecaster to apologize, the National Weather Service boss to get defensive, politicians to explain themselves and some Northeast residents wondering where the much-hyped snow went. The not-so-great blizzard of 2015 did wallop other parts of the Northeast as predicted: Long Island and Massachusetts got hammered with more than 2 feet of snow.

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  16. Good skiing once you make it to mountainRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... Director Gabriel Porter-Henry. It was also the ski area's "out of state" day, with skiers from outside Massachusetts receiving a $10 discount. Some still came up the night before to take advantage of the deal. "We drove down from Waterbury, Vt., ...

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  17. 'Wicked' blizzard: Boston, New England slammed by snow, wind; seawall collapses in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    Its winds howling at more than 70 mph, the Blizzard of 2015 slammed Boston and surrounding parts of New England on Tuesday with none of the mercy it unexpectedly showed New York City, piling up more than 2 feet of snow. The storm punched out a 40-to-50-foot section of a seawall in Marshfield, Massachusetts, badly damaging a vacant home.

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  18. Forecast right on as area buried in two to three feet of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... coastal flooding and near impossible driving because of heavy snow and blowing snow. The travel ban issued by Massachusetts Governor Baker still remains in effect into Tuesday night and is due to expire at midnight. The very gusty winds have caused ...

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  19. WMass missed snowfall jackpot; businesses resuming operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WWLP

    The snowfall jackpot all went to central and eastern Massachusetts. In western Massachusetts, you can expect to see a coating to about an inch of additional snow Tuesday night, but for the most part, main roads are passable, and many grocery stores were back in business.

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  20. PVTA & Peter Pan Bus services to be restoredRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WWLP

    Transportation is getting somewhat back to normal in western Massachusetts. The Governor lifted the travel ban in the four western counties early Tuesday afternoon, and the travel ban will be lifted in the eastern part of the state at midnight.

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