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The Next Nor’Easter — Welcome To February! This is the final month of meteorological winter but, astronomically, the vernal equinox or the beginning of spring doesn't happen until 6:45 pm on March 20. Boston's temperatures, on average, start out at 37 on February 1 and rise up to 41 by the end of the month for the highs with 22 up to 27 for the lows.

Groundhog Day Storm Could Bring New England One Foot Of Snow " CBS Boston — BOSTON (CBS) - Boston averages 43.8″ of snowfall in an entire season. This average climbs to near 60″ for a good portion of our area to the north and west including Worcester. Check: Weather Blog | Current Conditions | Share Photos Just seven days ago we were nowhere near attaining these averages.
Jan 31, 2015

RT @cbsboston: Rested up from blizzard shoveling? Good because @TerryWBZ says another foot may arrive Monday.

Jan 31, 2015

The hits just keep on coming "@TerryWBZ: Latest on Mondays storm. Amounts, timeline etc.””

Junior Seau Elected To Pro Football Hall Of Fame — BOSTON (CBS) - Junior Seau: Hall of Famer. The late Seau was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility, and the announcement came Saturday night, prior to the NFL Honors ceremony in Phoenix.

Officials: Report Of Drone Spotted Near Logan Airport — BOSTON (CBS) - Federal officials are investigating a report of a unmanned aircraft seen near Logan Airport Saturday afternoon. A United Airlines plane that was landing at Logan reported the sighting around 4:20p.m., according to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The flight was at an altitude of 7,000 feet, eight miles northeast of the airport, according to the FAA.

Fire Destroys Snow Removal Equipment In New Hampshire Town — HENNIKER, NH (CBS) - A fire at a Public Works Department garage in Henniker, NH, Friday night destroyed almost all of the snow removal equipment for the town. The snow removal trucks had just returned from cleaning the streets for the day when a fire began in the garage where the trucks were stored, the Concord Monitor reports.

Patriots Reveal Layers In Complex Meaning Of ‘Do Your Job’ — PHOENIX (CBS) - It is a saying that has become as synonymous with the Patriot as "Foxboro" and "Kraft," and it is one that was born on the sidelines. The brilliant coach - the master of football, the one who understands the game on a level few others ever have - down on one knee, imploring his defense to focus on one thing and one thing only.

Fall River Resident Shoots Cars Parked In Saved Spaces " CBS Boston — FALL RIVER (CBS) - Shoveling and saving parking spaces is serious business during the winter months. But according to Fall River police, one man took the tradition to a dangerous level. Fall River police said Jose Osorio, 29, shot two cars early Friday morning that were parked in spaces that had been shoveled out by other residents.
Jan 31, 2015

MT: #SnowRage Fall River police said this man shot 2 cars for parking in spots the owners didn't shovel out

Immigration Judge Denies Asylum For Afghan Soldier Who Fled Training In Mass. — BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - An immigration judge has denied asylum for one of three Afghan military officers who fled a U.S. training exercise in Massachusetts to avoid returning to Afghanistan. The judge ruled Friday that Maj. Jan Arash had not proven that he would be persecuted, rather than prosecuted, for desertion.

Montana Says Brady Ordered DeflateGate, But No Big Deal — BOSTON (CBS) - Joe Montana was Tom Brady's idol growing up, so hopefully the Patriots quarterback doesn't see Montana's take on the " Deflategate " controversy ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl. Montana said if the Patriots' footballs were deflated ahead of their AFC Championship win over the Indianapolis Colts, it was Brady who ordered it.
Jan 30, 2015

Montana Says Brady Ordered DeflateGate, But No Big Deal « CBS Boston

Jan 30, 2015

Montana Says Brady Ordered DeflateGate, But No Big Deal « CBS Boston

Roger Goodell Super Bowl Press Conference Live Blog — By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston 11:15 a.m. MT: Good morning/afternoon, folks, from a gray, rainy Phoenix, where moments from now, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will step to the podium and address the media in advance of Super Bowl XLIX. The Super Bowl is the league's signature event of the year, and this week has gone rather smoothly for all parties involved.
Jan 30, 2015

This is not 'Nam. RT @985TheSportsHub: Roger Goodell Live Blog: 'We Have Rules; We Are A League Of Rules'

Jan 30, 2015

RT @985TheSportsHub: Roger Goodell Live Blog: When Asked About Kraft's Request For Apology, Commissioner Says 'This Is My Job'

Massarotti: 49 Observations Ahead Of Super Bowl XLIX — PHOENIX (CBS) - By now, we have examined everything from physics and air pressure to the read option and the cover-3, from the bubbly Pete Carroll to the grumpy Bill Belichick. The Patriots are the San Francisco 49ers of this era, entering Super Bowl XLIX, and by late this afternoon, the game will be precisely 49 hours away.

Remains Found On Beach Identified As Missing Swampscott Woman — SWAMPSCOTT (CBS) - The remains of Jaimee Mendez, a Swampscott woman who had been missing since November, have been found. The Essex County District Attorney's office says Mendez's remains were found on King's Beach in Swampscott on Wednesday. The remains were found near two lobster pots.

Patriots Families And Coaches Give Back To Phoenix Community — Patriots family members and coaches put together carts of food for Arizona families in need. WBZ-TV's Lisa Hughes reports.

Dog Rescued From Wareham Icy Pond — WAREHAM (CBS) - A dog was rescued after falling through the ice at Mill Pond in Wareham Friday morning. The dog was spotted treading water on Mill Pond off Ames Island Road. Firefighters used a rescue sled to pull the dog from the freezing waters. The dog was not injured.

WBZ AccuWeather Midday Forecast For Jan. 30

Boston To Up Security During Super Bowl Game — BOSTON (CBS) - City officials are taking measures to ensure residents stay safe during Super Bowl Sunday. The Boston Police Department announced Friday it plans to increase patrols in high-traffic parts of the city on Sunday. The department will also enforce temporary parking restrictions in parts of the city Sunday night.
Jan 30, 2015

Boston will up security during the Superbowl. Kenmore Square to be shut down in 3rd qtr

Mitt Romney Expected To Reveal Plans For 2016 Presidential Campaign — WASHINGTON (AP) - Three weeks after unexpectedly saying he was considering another run for president, Mitt Romney plans to update supporters Friday about his plans for the 2016 campaign. The Republican Party's 2012 nominee will host a conference call with supporters at 11 a.m. EST, according to an email from Romney obtained by The Associated Press.

Five Super Bowl Questions With Seattle’s Steve Sandmeyer, Jason Churchill — BOSTON (CBS) - It's Super Bowl week, and though there are plenty of sound bites and side stories, what often gets lost is that there's an actual football game to be played.

Boston Residents Upset Over Snow Cleanup — Julie Loncich Julie Loncich is a general assignment reporter for CBS Boston's WBZ-TV... BOSTON (CBS) - Two full days after the snow stopped falling, it is still accumulating on Shirley Cawdette's sidewalk. "They actually picked it up out of the street and dumped it over here and this has to stop," the Dorchester resident said.