US East Coast battens down the hatches ahead of blizzard

BOSTON (AP) — Last-minute shoppers cleared grocery shelves and raided snowblower dealers Friday along the U.S. East Coast ahead of a storm expected to drop heavy, fast-falling snow on some of the nation’s biggest metro areas, including Philadelphia, New York and Boston. Officials from Virginia to Massachusetts rushed to declare snow emergencies, impose parking bans… Continue reading US East Coast battens down the hatches ahead of blizzard

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Californians could get $500 tax credit for donating blood under new bill

As California and the rest of the nation faces a critical blood supply shortage, one state lawmaker has unveiled legislation that would offer a financial motivation for residents who give the vital and lifesaving resource. The measure was introduced Wednesday by Assemblymember Freddie Rodriguez, a Democrat whose 52nd District includes Pomona and parts of the… Continue reading Californians could get $500 tax credit for donating blood under new bill

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Reward offered for tips on fire that damaged home of Nathan Fletcher, Lorena Gonzalez

SAN DIEGO – Authorities Friday offered up a cash reward for information on a fire they believe was intentionally set this month at the home of San Diego County Supervisor Nathan Fletcher and former state lawmaker Lorena Gonzalez. The fire broke out about 4 a.m. on Jan. 12 when they and their family were sleeping… Continue reading Reward offered for tips on fire that damaged home of Nathan Fletcher, Lorena Gonzalez

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Biden says he’ll send troops to eastern Europe in ‘near term’

(The Hill) – President Biden said Friday he plans to send a small number of U.S. forces to eastern Europe in the “near term” amid growing fears of a possible Russian invasion of Ukraine.   Billionaire GOP donor maxed out to Manchin following his Build Back Better opposition: report “I’ll be moving troops to eastern Europe in… Continue reading Biden says he’ll send troops to eastern Europe in ‘near term’

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Giants hiring Bills OC Brian Daboll to be next head coach: sources

The Giants are going all-Bills. They are hiring Buffalo offensive coordinator Brian Daboll to be their next head coach, according to sources, teaming him with recently hired GM Joe Schoen, the Bills’ assistant GM for the past five years. John Mara and Schoen said Wednesday they want to give Daniel Jones every chance to succeed,… Continue reading Giants hiring Bills OC Brian Daboll to be next head coach: sources

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Wild goaltender Cam Talbot grateful for his time with Henrik Lundqvist

NEW YORK — Wild goaltender Cam Talbot spent two years in New York City at the start of his NHL career and that time literally changed his life. That’s because Talbot got to come to work every day and learn from Henrik Lundqvist, the longtime New York Rangers goaltender who was set to have his… Continue reading Wild goaltender Cam Talbot grateful for his time with Henrik Lundqvist

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2 women found dead in Crystal home; authorities investigating it as possible murder-suicide

Police are investigating the deaths of two women whose bodies were found in a home in a Minneapolis suburb. According to police, officers were called to a home in Crystal about 11:40 p.m. Thursday. When they arrived at the home in the 5100 block of 49th Avenue North, they found the bodies of a 62-year-old… Continue reading 2 women found dead in Crystal home; authorities investigating it as possible murder-suicide

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Lynx reportedly agree to deal with WNBA legend Angel McCoughtry

The Lynx are reportedly adding one of the best players in the history of women’s basketball into their fold. Minnesota and legendary wing Angel McCoughtry have agreed to a deal to bring the 35-year-old to Minnesota on a free-agent deal, per multiple reports. Free-agent deals can be made official Feb. 1. McCoughtry is a five-time… Continue reading Lynx reportedly agree to deal with WNBA legend Angel McCoughtry

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Travel trouble in store as nor’easter barrels toward Bay State, residents urged to stay home

City officials are urging people to stay off the roads and use the MBTA if necessary. The T’s General Manager Steven Poftak announced Friday that the Commuter Rail and subway lines would be running on a normal Saturday schedule. Service on the D Branch of the Green Line and the Mattapan Line will be suspended… Continue reading Travel trouble in store as nor’easter barrels toward Bay State, residents urged to stay home

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‘Expected to make travel nearly impossible’: Baker advises Bay State residents to stay home ahead of weekend nor’easter

Governor Charlie Baker on Friday urged residents to stay off the road as a nor’easter is slated to bring heavy snow, intense wind gusts, and coastal flooding to the region on. Saturday. Barnstable, Dukes, Essex, Norfolk, Plymouth, Middlesex, Bristol, and Suffolk counties are under a blizzard warning from 12 a.m. Saturday until 12 a.m. Sunday.… Continue reading ‘Expected to make travel nearly impossible’: Baker advises Bay State residents to stay home ahead of weekend nor’easter

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