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Travel ban to be lifted at midnight

The storm is ending, but coastal communities are contending with flooding, and thousands were without power.

In Phoenix, Patriots fans live in 2008’s wreckage

Patriots fans everywhere recall the 2008 Super Bowl and its nightmarish ending, but in Phoenix, Patriots fans live at the scene of the crime.

Travel details, school closings, and power outages

As the storm winds down and travel begins to resume in the area, here is a round-up of what you need to know.

You were right — that storm really was a blizzard

Meteorologists said the storm met the requirements of a blizzard, including sustained gusts and reduced visibility.

New Hampshire’s southern tier experiences heavy snowfall

Southern New Hampshire saw two feet or more of snow, while central and northern parts of the state recorded 6 to 12 inches.

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Travel ban to be lifted at midnight

The storm is ending, but coastal communities are contending with flooding, and thousands were without power.

KEVIN CULLEN

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.

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

Years of battering took toll on 1980s Patriots star Mosi Tatupu

Mosi Tatupu, a Patriots fan favorite in the 1980s, underwent a heartbreaking metamorphosis toward the end of his football career. Now, his family knows why.

Bob Guillemin, also known as “Sidewalk Sam,” created chalk and paint artwork in the streets.

Sidewalk Sam dies; he turned streets of Boston into his canvas

Known for decades as “Sidewalk Sam,” Bob Guillemin used chalk and paint to recreate masterpieces on sidewalks.

Aaron Hernandez on trial

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The former Patriots tight end is charged with the murder of Odin Lloyd, whose body was found near Hernandez’s home.

US v. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his now-deceased brother, Tamerlan, allegedly set off explosives at the Boston Marathon.

Thomas Farragher

Farragher is a Globe columnist and associate editor. He spent eight years as editor of the Spotlight Team. His columns appear Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Boston's 2024 Olympic bid

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Boston will compete with cities from around the world as it seeks to host the Summer Games in nine years.

Data desk

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Yes, we write software and design websites. But the New England economy chugged along for almost 400 years on the strength of other products.

Coverage of Thomas Menino

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Globe coverage of former Mayor Thomas Menino’s life and legacy.

Globe Investigations

Special section

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Read recent stories and ongoing investigations from the Globe’s journalists.

Special Report: The Longest Road

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At 17, the shadow fell: a devastating diagnosis of mental illness. Trouble, hospital, home, into the depths again. Now, he aims to make his way back.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/12/25/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/BG_Moments_final2-7646.jpg Fourteen political moments of 2014

A mysterious fisherman. A geography blunder. A change of the guard at City Hall. Here’s a look at some of the top political moments of 2014.