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NH mother details grief of son’s murder by ISIS in new book
02-08-2024 11:12 AM

By ERIC TUCKER

WASHINGTON — After hours of talking about faith and family, redemption and war, the grieving American mother had an additional question for the Islamic militant convicted in her son’s murder.Do you know, Diane Foley asked, where my son is buried?The...


Jury selection starts for NH father accused of killing 5-year-old Harmony Montgomery
02-06-2024 11:25 AM

By KATHY McCORMACK

CONCORD, N.H. — More than two years after a police chief begged for information to find a long-missing 5-year-old New Hampshire girl, her father faces trial on charges that he killed her and spent months moving her body before disposing of it. The...


Town manager quits over anti-gay pressure in quaint NH town
02-06-2024 11:11 AM

By NICK PERRY and KATHY McCORMACK

LITTLETON, N.H. — The quaint town of Littleton, New Hampshire, is seeing more tourists, drawn to a main street of shops and restaurants where rainbow colors and gay pride symbols can be seen alongside American flags. Its population of 6,000 is growing...


Jury gets manslaughter case against Michigan school shooter’s mother
02-05-2024 2:27 PM

By ED WHITE

PONTIAC, Mich. — A Michigan jury received instructions from a judge and began deliberations Monday in a novel trial against a school shooter’s mother who could go to prison if convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the deaths of four students in...


It’s so cold and snowy in Alaska that fuel oil is thickening and roofs are collapsing
02-03-2024 4:29 PM

By MARK THIESSEN and BECKY BOHRER

Much of Alaska has plunged into a deep freeze, with temperatures well below zero. Anchorage has seen some of its coldest temperatures in years and the mayor opened warming facilities for people who are homeless or don’t have reliable heating. To the...


Marilyn Manson completes community service sentence for blowing nose on videographer
02-03-2024 2:51 PM

By KATHY McCORMACK

CONCORD, N.H. — Marilyn Manson, who was sentenced to community service for blowing his nose on a videographer at a 2019 concert in New Hampshire, recently completed his time at an organization that provides meeting space for Alcoholics Anonymous and...


Punxsutawney Phil predicts an early spring at Groundhog Day festivities
02-02-2024 10:54 AM

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. — Punxsutawney Phil predicted an early spring on an overcast Friday morning at Gobbler’s Knob in Pennsylvania, the scene of the largest and best-known Groundhog Day celebration in the United States.The annual event is a...


Shaheen calls on Hungarian leader to immediately approve Sweden’s NATO membership
02-02-2024 10:19 AM

By JUSTIN SPIKE

US lawmakers call on Hungarian leader Viktor Orbán to immediately approve Sweden’s NATO membershipEds: UPDATES: Updates Media.BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers are urging Hungary to immediately ratify Sweden’s application...


Break away from the USA? New Hampshire once again says nay
02-02-2024 10:18 AM

By HOLLY RAMER

CONCORD, N.H. — New Hampshire voters won’t be asked to add a secession clause triggered by the national debt to the state constitution, nor will lawmakers study the broader issue of breaking away from the United States.Without debate, the House on...


Meredith school worker is charged with assaulting 7-year-olds, weeks after similar incident
02-02-2024 8:23 AM

MEREDITH, N.H. — A New Hampshire man was charged Thursday with assaulting two 7-year-old children at an elementary school, two weeks after similar charges were filed against another worker at the school.Manchester Police said witnesses saw 24-year-old...


NH House refuses to either further restrict or protect abortion rights
02-01-2024 3:46 PM

By HOLLY RAMER

CONCORD, N.H. — The Republican-led but closely divided New Hampshire House rejected three abortion bills Thursday, refusing to either further restrict or protect reproductive rights.Current state law prohibits abortion after 24 weeks of pregnancy...


Trump wins final delegate out of New Hampshire
02-01-2024 11:44 AM

By ROBERT YOON

WASHINGTON — Former President Donald Trump has won the last remaining unresolved delegate from New Hampshire, giving him a 13-9 delegate advantage in the Granite State over former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley.The Associated Press allocated the final...


‘Traitor’: After bitter primary, DeSantis may struggle to win over Trump supporters if he runs again
01-31-2024 11:42 AM

By JILL COLVIN

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Before launching his ill-fated campaign for the White House, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis was a star. Again and again, Republican voters said they saw him as the future of the party — a potential vice president who, after serving four...


Small farmers hit by extreme weather could get assistance from proposed insurance program
01-31-2024 8:00 AM

By LISA RATHKE

MIDDLESEX, Vt. — Since catastrophic flooding hit Vermont in July and waterlogged crops, some farmers are trying to figure out how to get through the next season.Water washed away seeds planted in the summer at Bear Roots Farm, which grows about 20...


Mass. state troopers arrested for taking bribes to pass commercial drivers on test
01-30-2024 4:04 PM

By MICHAEL CASEY

BOSTON — Two current and two former Massachusetts State Police troopers were among six people charged Tuesday in a scheme to allegedly take bribes including a new snowblower and driveway in exchange for giving passing scores on commercial driving...


NH lawmakers consider multiple bills targeting transgender students and athletes
01-30-2024 4:01 PM

By HOLLY RAMER

CONCORD, N.H. — New Hampshire lawmakers considering whether to ban transgender athletes from competing in school sports that align with their gender identities heard from two former athletes Tuesday who took opposite positions on the bill.At least 20...


Republicans see an opportunity with Black voters, prompting mobilization in Biden campaign
01-29-2024 10:59 AM

By MATT BROWN

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump isn’t known for fostering deep connections with the Black community.From his earliest days as a New York real estate developer, Trump has faced accusations of racist business practices. He spent years spreading the lie that...


U.S. agencies set plans to protect endangered right whales during offshore wind operations
01-27-2024 2:32 PM

By WAYNE PARRY

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Two federal environmental agencies issued plans Thursday to better protect endangered whales amid offshore wind farm development.The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...


Small plane crashes in neighborhood after takeoff from New Hampshire airport; pilot hospitalized
01-26-2024 9:39 PM

LONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) — A small plane crashed in a neighborhood near the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport in New Hampshire shortly after takeoff, and firefighters helped remove the trapped pilot, who was taken to a hospital, authorities said...


Biden, eager for rematch in November, is quick to anoint Trump as his 2024 rival
01-25-2024 3:51 PM

By SEUNG MIN KIM and ZEKE MILLER

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden is zeroing in on an expected rematch against Donald Trump after this week’s New Hampshire primaries, eager to sharpen the contrast with his predecessor.Ten months from Election Day, Biden’s write-in victory in a New...

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