Gusting winds, heavy snow across Mass.

A blizzard has continued to batter the region, triggering a state of emergency and the shutdown of the state.

Snow totals in your town

How much snow has been dumped on your area? See a map of snowfall totals.

// Nantucket without power as outages hit Mass.

More than 23,000 National Grid and NStar customers have now lost power in eastern Massachusetts.

// Pilgrim nuclear plant offline because of storm outage

Officials said the problem is similar to one that hit during the blizzard of 2013, and posed no safety threat.


// Dispatches from the storm

Explore photos, updates, and more from Boston Globe reporters and send us your own.

// Power outages in Mass.

Keep track of power outages throughout the state.


// Blizzards can seem like the end of the world

These storms are like roller coasters: they’re only fun if they scare the bejeebers out of you.

// For small businesses, storm’s punch can be especially painful

Losing a day’s worth of sales or a valuable customer because of the weather can have a painful impact.

Evan Horowitz

// How much will this blizzard cost?

With closed businesses, lost wages, and plowing costs, a one-day storm can have a price tag of hundreds of millions of dollars.

New York City buses, subways and trains were expected to restart later in the morning and a return to a full schedule was expected Wednesday.

Powerful storm spares Philadelphia, New York City

Some areas in the Northeast escaped the brunt of a winter storm that is now pounding Massachusetts.

NFL playoffs

// Robert Kraft wants apology from NFL if team is exonerated

“I want to make it clear that I believe unconditionally that the New England Patriots have done nothing inappropriate,” Kraft said.

// NFL eyes Patriots’ locker room attendant in probe, report says

The attendant had access to the Patriots’ game footballs after the officials inspected them, Fox Sports reported.


// This time, it’s the Patriots against the world

Around here, fans believe Bill Belichick gave the Patriots their swagger back; everywhere else, the view is harsher.

Mosi Tatupu’s brain showed evidence that the former Patriot had chronic traumatic encephalopathy.


Hard hits led to devastating illness for ex-Patriot

The family of former Patriots fan favorite Mosi Tatupu is sharing for the first time the player’s odyssey with CTE.

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey.

Healey opposes deal with Partners HealthCare

Attorney General Maura Healey said she’ll file an antitrust suit if a state judge rejects the pact Partners signed with Martha Coakley.


Steven Pinker

// Why free speech is fundamental

We must have the reasons at our fingertips when this right is called into question.

The Big Picture

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The Big Picture

Unrest in Yemen

The future for Yemen is uncertain after the president resigned this week following a rebel takeover of the country.

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