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Rundown for February 8, 2016


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Phil Tracy

NightSide – Law 101 Is Now In Session

BOSTON (CBS) – Dan is joined in studio by attorney Phil Tracy to talk about two very different but very interesting legal issues. From free speech, social media, and employment to prosecutor deals and celebrity […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/03/2016

Jennifer Braceras

NightSide – Jennifer Braceras Is In Studio!

BOSTON (CBS) – Jennifer Braceras is the editor of the New Boston Post and a former Boston Herald columnist. She sits down with Dan to talk about yesterday’s results, what she’s watching for in New […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/03/2016

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NightSide – Has President Obama Declared War On Coal?

BOSTON (CBS) – Marita Noon, executive director of Energy Makes America Great Inc., checks in to discuss the Obama administration’s strong stance against the coal industry. Has President Obama been unfair to fossil fuels in […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/02/2016

Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton greeted supporters during her caucus night event Monday night.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

NightSide – Breaking Down The Iowa Caucus

BOSTON (CBS) – While Senator Ted Cruz was handed the GOP victory last night fairly early, the official declaration for the Democrats didn’t come until today, when Hillary Clinton was announced as the winner. The […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/02/2016

Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

NightSide Weekend Commentary – The Importance of Mentors

BOSTON (CBS) In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea celebrates National Mentoring Month. Originally aired January 31st, 2016.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/31/2016

A brown Timber Rattlesnake. (Photo credit Mass. Division of Fisheries and Wildlife)

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Snakes. Why Did It Have To Be Snakes?

BOSTON (CBS) – In this Weekend Commentary, Dan Rea points out yet another waste of taxpayer funds. Originally aired January 30th, 2016.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/30/2016


NightSide – Are We Too Hard On Our Child Athletes?

BOSTON (CBS) – As parents, we want to encourage our children to be active and allow them to play sports, as well as support them by coming to their games and helping them improve. But […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/29/2016

NightSide – A Look Toward Iowa

BOSTON (CBS) – With the Iowa caucuses just a few days away, NightSide will have a preview of the start of the election cycle with reports from the Hawkeye State. Pat Powers, News Director for […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/29/2016

Amherst College (Amherst/Website)

NightSide – So Long To Lord Jeff

BOSTON (CBS) – Earlier this week, Amherst College decided to drop its’ namesake unofficial mascot, Lord Jeff, after complaints from the student body over his oppressive actions as a British military commander in the 18th […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/29/2016

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NightSide – Is “I Have A Dream” Not Inclusive Enough?

BOSTON (CBS) – Students at the University of Oregon had a long and serious debate over whether they wanted to remove the famous “I Have a Dream” quote from campus because it is not inclusive […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/29/2016

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