Nightside With Dan Rea

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Rundown for Tuesday October 6, 2015


New Alcohol Tax For Boston?


Attorney Alan Dershowitz On The Iran Deal!


Is UC-Berkeley Skirting The Law?


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Nuclear Explosion

NightSide – Attorney Alan Dershowitz On The Iran Deal

BOSTON (CBS) – Noted legal scholar and analyst Alan Dershowitz has some strong opinions about the nuclear deal with Iran. Dershowitz spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after his address to the U.N., and […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–7 hours ago

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NightSide – New Alcohol Tax For Boston

BOSTON – (CBS) Boston City Council President Bill Linehan and City Councilor Frank Baker have proposed a new alcohol tax for Boston, with the profits to go towards funding recovery and treatment programs for addiction. […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–8 hours ago

A Boston classroom (WBZ-TV)

NightSide – The Benefits Of School Vouchers

BOSTON (CBS) – School choice is a hot topic that tends to invite some serious, passionate debate. We all want our children to have the best education possible, but not everyone agrees on how to […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/05/2015

Gov. Deval Patrick in studio with WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Joe Mathieu.

NightSide – Deval Patrick For VP?

BOSTON (CBS) – There has been a lot of buzz building in the last few weeks over former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick as a potential Vice Presidential candidate, specifically on a ticket with current Vice […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/05/2015

David Forbes Book

NightSide – The Science of Why

BOSTON (CBS) – Have you ever wondered why you make the decisions you do in today’s consumer-driven world? Is your favorite laundry detergent your favorite because of performance, or because you fell victim to a […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/01/2015


NightSide – Should Guns Be Allowed On Campus?

BOSTON (CBS) – Another tragedy on a college campus, as a shooter killed at least ten people and wounded more than twenty at Umpqua Community College in Oregon this morning. The shooter was killed by […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/01/2015

Russia's President Vladimir Putin holds a televised question and answer session with the nation in Moscow, on April 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO/ RIA-NOVOSTI/ POOL / ALEXEI NIKOLSKY        (Photo credit: ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

NightSide – How Do We Deal With Russia?

BOSTON (CBS) – Russian forces began airstrikes in Syria today, claiming they are targeting ISIS, and instructing the U.S. to stop our own attacks. But U.S. officials say they are skeptical of the true purpose […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/30/2015

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NightSide – Could The Next Speaker Affect The Immigration Debate?

BOSTON (CBS) – When John Boehner announced last week that he will be stepping down as Speaker of the House, it caught members of both parties by surprise. But there has been a long brewing […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/30/2015

Ask a Lawyer Carousel

NightSide – Ask A Lawyer

BOSTON (CBS) – Every year, NightSide and WBZ News Radio team up with the Massachusetts Bar Association to bring you Ask A Lawyer, your chance for free legal answers and advice! NightSide kicks off at […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/30/2015

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NightSide – How Do We Keep Drug Prices Reasonable?

BOSTON (CBS) – The volatility of prescription drug prices was highlighted last week, when a young hedge fund manager purchased the patents for a long-established drug used to treat AIDS, and then raised the price […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/29/2015