Nightside With Dan Rea

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NightSide with Dan Rea – May 25, 2016


Clinton’s Emails Take Center Stage!


Do We Need More Civics In Our Schools?



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Michael Dukakis and Tom Birmingham

NightSide – We Need More Civics In Our Schools

BOSTON (CBS) – Once upon a time, Massachusetts required high school students to pass a U.S. history test prior to graduating. But with the increased importance and influence of standardized testing, public education curriculums have […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11 hours ago

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NightSide – Clinton’s Emails Take Center Stage

BOSTON (CBS) – Hillary Clinton has had the shadow of a federal investigation into her email use as Secretary of State for her entire campaign. Today, the State Department Inspector General released a report that […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–13 hours ago

U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert McDonald. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

NightSide – VA Secretary Compares Healthcare Wait To Disney Lines

BOSTON (CBS) – Veteran Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald is taking major criticism for comments he made yesterday. When asked about the long waiting periods veterans are forced to endure while trying to receive healthcare through […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/25/2016

Cnarlie Leerhsen Book

NightSide – Does Ty Cobb Get A Bad Rap?

BOSTON (CBS) – Ty Cobb is best known for two things – being one of baseball’s first superstars (he was the first player voted into the Hall of Fame), and also being a virulent racist. […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/24/2016

Flowers and flags piled near a monument in Auburn dedicated to law enforcement officers who've been killed in the line of duty. (WBZ-TV)

NightSide – Should Massachusetts Do More To Protect Cops?

BOSTON (CBS) – In the wake of the tragic murder of Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarantino, it has been revealed that assault and battery against a police officer is only a misdemeanor offense in Massachusetts. […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/24/2016

The community pays its respects to fallen Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino Jr. (WBZ-TV)

NightSide – Auburn Officer Killed In The Line Of Duty

BOSTON (CBS) – Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino was shot and killed early Sunday morning during a routine traffic stop. Jorge Zambrano, the suspect in the shooting, was also shot and killed in a confrontation […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/24/2016

Ron Fournier

NightSide – Ron Fournier Is In Studio

BOSTON (CBS) – Ron Fournier is a senior political columnist for the National Journal. A longtime Washington Bureau Chief for the Associated Press, Fournier has decades of experience reporting on news and politics from our […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/24/2016

Donald Trump (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Dan Admits He Was Wrong

BOSTON (CBS) In this rare NightSide Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea admits he was wrong on a previous Commentary. Originally broadcast May 22nd, 2016.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/22/2016

Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. (Getty Images)

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Stacked Deck

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea says the deck is stacked against Bernie Sanders. Originally aired May 21st, 2016.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/21/2016

Donna Halper and Paul Yovino

NightSide – Boston Talk Radio

BOSTON (CBS) – Donna Halper and Paul Yovino are in studio to discuss the history of talk radio in Boston. What were your favorite shows? Who were your favorite hosts? Originally broadcast May 20th, 2016. […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/21/2016

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