Weird Things to Google, Grab the Extra Blanket Tonight, Voting Results + Chesney/Aldean Tickets!
Wow, some of the things people google are just plain wrong! Did you listen to The Morning Waking Crew this morning?
Voting Results Are In
Thanks to everyone who participated in our 'Straw Poll.' Check out the results.
Sunshine today with a high of 52...mostly sunny in the North Country and 40. Grab those blankets outta the closet! Cold everywhere tonight. Check out the five-day forecast.
Top News Stories
Funeral today for former Boston Mayor Tom Menino
Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino's funeral procession will be taking a tour of the city he loved on the way to his funeral. The private Mass for family and friends is scheduled for noon Monday at Most Precious Blood Parish in Hyde Park The funeral procession will depart Faneuil Hall at about 10:45 a.m. and pass places of significance to the former mayor on the way to Hyde Park for the funeral Mass. Menino was diagnosed with cancer in February. He died Thursday at the age of 71.
Fire damages vacant home in Newport
Firefighters believe a fire that has damaged an old, vacant home in Newpor is suspicious.The blaze was reported at about 1:30 a.m. this morning. It was brought under control at about 3:30 a.m. The house is located at Pleasant andNorth Mainstreets. No injuries have been reported.
Investigation continues into deadly Maine fire
Officials say it could take days to determine the cause of a fire that ripped through a two-apartment house near theUniversity ofSouthern Maine, killing five people and critically injuring one. Authorities say the investigation into the state's deadliest fire in three decades is in a preliminary stage. It could take several days before officials know how it started.
A New York fugitive that jumped bail and fled from one of upstate New York’s biggest pot busts in history has been caught in Oregon after 20 years. 72-year-old John Franklin Forbis had been hiding out under a fake name. He was apprehended after applying for Social Security benefits using his true identity. His drug trafficker, by the way, was making marijuana-infused rum.
Joke du Jour
Ladies and gentlemen, join me in welcoming world-wide wise-man and noted philosopher, Donald Briand!
'Before you criticize someone you should walk a mile in their shoes. That way, you're a mile away and have their shoes!'
Coming Up Tuesday
Another pair of 'win 'em before you can buy 'em tickets' to Kenny Chesney/Jason Adlean at Gillette Stadium next August!