Boston hunkers down as snow accumulates and icy, windy day looms

Medford, MA, 01/20/2019 -- Tyler Champagne, of Medford cleans up after a storm as sleet falls. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: 21weather Reporter:

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A winter storm warning is in effect through Sunday night with a windchill advisory through Monday. After a snowy night, rain and sleet was falling in the Boston area on Sunday morning.

Medford, MA, 01/20/2019 -- Lester Onofre (cq) spreads salt as he cleans up after the storm as sleet falls in Medford. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) Topic: 21weather Reporter:

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Power outages and dangerous driving are possible as temperature falls

Freezing rain will continue Sunday and the temperature will plummet, creating icy conditions that can lead to broken branches, downed power lines, and slippery roads.

Snow in Needham on Saturday night.

Here’s how much snow has fallen in Greater Boston

Towns across the region are waking up this morning to a snowy scene.

‘Saturday Night Live’ parodies presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren

Kate McKinnon played the Massachusetts senator during a segment of “Weekend Update.”


// No one thinks the Patriots suck, they just want them to lose

Fans in New England are circling the wagons. Fans everywhere else just want the Patriots to not win this game.


// Patriots’ keys to victory over the Chiefs

The AFC’s two best teams are set to slug it out in Kansas City for the right to advance to the Super Bowl.

Natick, MA - 1/17/2019 - New England Patriot fans Keith Kingdon, at left, and brother Ken for feature on Patriot fans who are considered jinxed or bad luck. Keith won't allow Ken into his home on game days during the Patriots playoffs because he feels he may jinx the game. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Metro, Reporter: Beth Teitell Mandl, Topic: 19patsjinx, LOID: 8.5.148316317.

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Left out in the cold, ‘jinxed’ Pats fans ostracized on game day by friends

With postseason success on the line, no relationship is sacred.

Troy Brosnan (left) and Eric Rogers are cofounders of TINC, a startup cannabis brewing company that hopes to open in Georgetown.

A cannabis-infused craft beverage could be just around the corner

A pair of entrepreneurs hope to brew cannabis-infused beverages north of Boston in Georgetown.

Massport’s plans for Logan Airport include reconfiguring the access roads for terminals B and C.

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Logan Airport due for huge makeover aimed at improving access

Plans are underway for expanded and updated terminals, new access ramps, and limited curbside access to terminals. Is there a monorail in its future?

// Democrats call Trump’s offer of temporary DACA protection a ‘non-starter’

They dismissed Trump’s proposal for failing to offer a permanent solution for the immigrants in question and because he refuses back away from his demand for a wall.

// Students in ‘MAGA’ hats mock Native American veteran after D.C. rally

A diocese in Kentucky apologized after videos emerged showing students from a Catholic boys’ high school mocking Native Americans after a rally in Washington.

// Robert Mueller’s office did not know extent of BuzzFeed’s allegations

Within 24 hours of the story’s publication, Mueller’s team publicly disputed reporting on evidence in their ongoing investigation.

// In rebuke to Charlie Baker, state GOP picks conservative to lead party

The GOP elected former state representative Jim Lyons, whose legislative career was best known for his pro-Trump, very socially conservative positions.

A crowd gathers in front of a stage to listen to speakers during the Boston Women's March on Boston Common Saturday afternoon.

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Amid cold and controversy, women’s march draws crowd to the Common

In its third iteration on a frigid day, Boston’s march for women drew several thousand people Saturday.

Students worked in the greenhouse, in 1976, at Hampshire College, which encourages educational experimentation.

Hampshire College

Protests, Frisbees, and deep thinking — Hampshire College has carved an offbeat path

Alumni, faculty, and students worry about the school’s long-term future and fear something unique could be lost.

Boston 01/19/19-Boston Bruins vs NY Rangers- Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask was injured on this goal scored by Rangers Filip Chytil in the 1st period during the collision into Rask. Photo by John Tlumacki/Globe Staff(sports)


Bruins lose Tuukka Rask, game to Rangers

After the goalie left with a concussion in the first period, New York got a third-period goal to earn the win.

Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving (11) brings the ball up as Atlanta Hawks forward DeAndre' Bembry (95) defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Todd Kirkland)


Brad Stevens was worried about the Celtics last night, but he liked what he saw

In their second game in as many nights, the Celtics rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Hawks.

Special reports

Boston, MA - 1/16/1919: Looking across North End Park on Jan. 16, 1919, the day after a giant tank at the Purity Distilling Co. on Commercial Street collapsed, sending a wave of an estimated 2.3 million gallons of molasses through the streets of Boston. The great molasses tank was located in the center of this picture. Sections of the metal may be seen at the extreme left and right in the picture. Twenty-one people perished, including two 10-year-olds, Pasquale Iantosca and Maria Distasio, who were collecting firewood near the molasses tank while home from school for lunch. (Boston Globe Archive/) --- BGPA Reference: 150115_MJ_001

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The day Boston was swamped by a deadly wave of molasses

One hundred years ago today an enormous steel tank ruptured, sending a torrent of brown syrup on a deadly path through the North End.

The Big Picture

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The best Globe staff photos of 2018

Our photographers share the stories behind what went into making the year’s best photos, as selected by the editors of the Globe Magazine and photo department.


// Aaron Hernandez and Football Inc.

The story of a profoundly troubled young man and the ugly underside of America’s most popular sport.


// Court Sense

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// The herd to the rescue: How an invisible shield can keep us healthy

When you get a vaccination, you make the herd stronger.

Love Letters: The Podcast

// Love Letters: Until next year, my sweetheart

In a special bonus episode, Meredith Goldstein explores what happens to summer romance when the summer ends, and “Wet Hot American Summer” creator David Wain shares a girl-crazy memory from his own camp days.

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