Friday’s Show

Week In Review: Deflategate Deflated, DCF Report, And Irish Nanny Goes Home

Our Week In Review panelists, Shira Springer and Dante Ramos, go behind the headlines.

Whitey Bulger, Clergy Sex Abuse Movies Featured At Venice Film Festival

Two major scandals in Massachusetts are the subject of two new films.

How Streetball Brought Together A Boston Community

9-Man, is a variation of volleyball that started in Boston and Providence, amid racial oppression and segregation in the 1930s.

Savoring New England’s Tomatoes Before Summer’s Unofficial End

New England’s bounteous, beautiful tomatoes, of all shapes and sizes, are still ripe for the picking.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Tom Brady ‘Deflategate’ Suspension Overturned

The NFL says it will appeal the ruling, but for now, Tom Brady can suit up and play the season opener against the Steelers next Thursday.

Plymouth Nuclear Plant’s Safety Rating Downgraded After Shutdowns, Valve Problems

The 43-year old Pilgrim plant is now one of three plants in the country ranked in the second-lowest category.

A Peek At New England’s Long History Of Ingenuity

The region is famous for more than just Sam Adams beer and the Patriots.

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Massachusetts Health Care Spending Rises

Despite a benchmark that health care spending should not rise more than the state’s GDP (3.6 percent), costs jumped 4.8 percent last year — double the previous year’s growth.

Get Over Your Feelings: One Psychiatrist’s Message For A Better Life

As he says, “Stop asking why you’ve got weaknesses and start preventing them from turning you into a jerk.”

Littlefield On Sports: Olympics Move To L.A., Red Sox Win, U.S. Open

This week, the U.S. Olympic Committee named Los Angeles the official U.S. bid city for the 2024 games.

Why Does Boston Have So Many Bad Drivers?

Boston has the worst drivers in the country. That’s not just the stereotype, that’s the conclusion of a survey by Allstate Insurance Company.

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