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Daily Talker: Should The FAA Extend Flight Ban To Israel?

For the first time since the Gulf War in 1991, US airlines are not flying to Israel.

The FAA imposed a 24-hour ban, scheduled to end at Noon on Wednesday, because of rocket fire from Gaza landing close to Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport.

07/23/2014

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A Significant Start To My Day

The morning ritual. For most it includes tending to teeth, gums, hair, calisthenics, deep breathing, grinding coffee beans, whipping up smoothies or walking the canine. But another more meaningful ritual occurred a few mornings ago….

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/22/2014

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Heating Up…

We spent three straight days in the 70s here in Boston and now we are on the cusp of some heat. Temps will warm today and top out in the 85-90 degree range with increasing amounts of humidity.

07/22/2014

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Robb: Turner A Low-Risk Gamble For Celtics, But Will He Fit?

Brian Robb breaks down Boston’s signing of Evan Turner, and how he’ll fit in with the Celtics.

07/22/2014

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Keller @ Large: Drop The Fiction Of Elizabeth Warren For President

Elizabeth Warren would have to be nuts to run for president in 2016.

07/22/2014

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Daily Talker: Missing NH Girl Home Safe, Questions Remain

A 15-year-old girl from Conway, New Hampshire who was missing for nine months is now back home with her family. But investigators are saying little about what led to the safe return of Abby Hernandez on Sunday.

“The facts and circumstances surrounding Abigail’s disappearance continue to be actively investigated,” said a statement from the New Hampshire Attorney General’s office. “Further details will be provided once it has been determined that releasing additional information will not compromise the integrity of the on-going criminal investigation.”

07/22/2014

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All Things Travel: Port of Boston Takes Center Stage

A new economic study showed that the Port of Boston created just over 7,000 direct jobs and is responsible for over 50,000 total jobs in related industries.

07/21/2014

International media broadcast alongside wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17. (Photo by Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Russia Part Of The Problem

So, let me see if I have this straight – according to our government, the evidence points straight to Russia and its militia friends in Eastern Ukraine as the culprits in the largest mass murder of civilian airline passengers since 9/11.

07/21/2014

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Daily Talker: Will You Boycott Market Basket?

Workers supporting fired Market Basket CEO Arthur T. Demoulas plan to hold another rally Monday morning outside one of the grocery chain’s stores in Tewksbury, as the battle between workers and management starts to affect customers.

Shoppers report finding either bare or nearly-empty shelves, and say some basic items are hard to find.

07/21/2014

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Bradley Jay: Iceland Slideshow

Click play to see beautiful Icelandic horses, a black sand beaches, and a jaw-dropping landscape.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/20/2014