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NightSide – Another Look At Taxis Vs. Uber

BOSTON (CBS) – The battle between taxi drivers and ride sharing programs like Uber and Lyft boiled over last week, when cab drivers went on a one day strike in an effort to draw attention […]

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Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera. (Photo credit: Bernice Corpuz-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

NightSide – Lawrence Mayor Speaks Out Against Sanctuary Cities

BOSTON (CBS) – Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera has been very vocal about his opposition to turning Lawrence into a sanctuary city. But he says he will not veto the decision by the Lawrence City Council […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/17/2015

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey. (WBZ-TV)

AG Proposes New Tool In Fighting Opioid Abuse Epidemic

The state’s Attorney General has proposed legislation that would make trafficking in a powerful narcotic often added to heroin a crime in an effort to fight the state’s opioid abuse epidemic.


Shots fired near Cass Pool in Roxbury. (WBZ)

Gunshots Ring Out In Roxbury Ahead Of Leaders’ Meeting On Violence

The incident occurred just hours before Boston leaders met to discuss the recent uptick in violence.


Cook restaurant in Newton. (WBZ)

Newton’s Cook Restaurant Raising Money For Glen Doherty Foundation

A small business owner is offering up his newest restaurant as a platform for good.


Dominican Festival at City Hall Plaza (WBZ)

Festival At City Hall Plaza Ends Early Following Fights

Several people were arrested after fights broke out during a concert at City Hall Plaza Sunday night.


Tow truck drivers rallied Sunday in support of an injured driver. (WBZ-TV)

Tow Truck Drivers Rally In Support Of Injured Driver

Tow truck drivers from throughout New England rallied at Brockton Fairgrounds Sunday in support of one of their own.


A rendering of the proposed Mashpee Wampanoag Casino.

Tribe’s Controversial Casino Plan Fails To Get Majority Vote

A referendum which would have allowed members of the Aquinnah Wampanoag tribe to bring games to an unfinished tribal community center on Martha’s Vineyard failed to win a two-thirds majority vote.


Jason Day of Australia poses with the Wanamaker trophy after winning the 2015 PGA Championship. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Jason Day Wins PGA At 20 Under, Jordan Spieth Comes In 2nd

A year of major heartache ended with Jason Day breaking through in a major way Sunday at the PGA Championship.


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Mariners Edge Red Sox In 12 After Blowing Big Lead

Mike Zunino and Kyle Seager each had an RBI single in the 12th inning, and the Seattle Mariners blew a big lead before edging the Boston Red Sox 10-8 on Sunday.