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Looking back at the week in news

Hub of Greater Nashua and its ongoing traffic dilemma There are Hudson town officials who want to conduct a traffic study because of congestion related … Full story    
Updated 5 hours ago

More than just a sign of the times

If it is election time in New Hampshire, there's at least one unfortunate guarantee: too many campaign signs will get destroyed faster than old Halloween … Full story    
Updated yesterday

‘Rigged’ claims only harm nation

Even the most loyal Donald Trump voters will admit their candidate has a well-documented case of foot-in-mouth disease, which has done nothing but embolden their … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

Mars plan a bold goal for Obama

President Obama on Tuesday renewed the bold goal, first set by him in 2010, to send a manned spacecraft to Mars by the 2030s - … Full story    
Published:  October 17, 2016

Preparing for a long opioid battle

Democratic Gov. Maggie Hassan last week issued an executive order to establish a Drug Overdose Fatality Review Committee that, according to her office, would examine … Full story    
Published:  October 16, 2016

Looking back at the week in news

Nashua helps make voting accessible to all residents Voter apathy has concerned local officials for many years. Sometimes, though, people don't vote simply because they … Full story    
Published:  October 15, 2016

Hungary refugee attitude a danger

Hungary's anti- immigrant referendum last week was declared invalid because less than half of the electorate turned out. But it is distressing that 3.3 million voters, … Full story    
Published:  October 14, 2016

A big good-bye to our Big Papi

Sports fans across New England this week watched David Ortiz - the only constant in an ever-changing squad of big-money free agents, scrappy youngsters and … Full story    
Published:  October 13, 2016

Anthem protest reaches NH field

New Hampshire has largely been spared the turmoil that has been sweeping communities each time a black or brown man is killed in a confrontation … Full story    
Published:  October 10, 2016

It’s a mistake to discount the law

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's pledge to make America's streets safer is nonsense, opponent Hillary Clinton has insisted. Why, the nation already is safe, she … Full story    
Published:  October 9, 2016

It’s our tax system that is ‘rigged’

How can you lose nearly $1 billion and be a business genius? If losing $916 million and possibly avoiding federal income taxes for nearly two … Full story    
Published:  October 8, 2016

Congress needs to keep moving

Considering it is such a volatile election year, Congress had every incentive to cut a major budget deal and avoid a government shutdown that has … Full story    
Published:  October 7, 2016

Liberating North Koreans is the key

The U.S. hasn't been able to stop North Korea's nuclear program, so bravo to South Korean President Park Geun-hye for her ground-breaking speech Saturday urging … Full story    
Published:  October 6, 2016

Palmer won more than golf trophies

Every sport has great stars. But some stars are so great that they transform and embody their sports: Michael Jordan in basketball. Babe Ruth in … Full story    
Published:  October 3, 2016

Barbarism in Syria is textbook

What Russia "is sponsoring and doing" in the Syrian city of Aleppo "is barbarism," U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power said on Sunday. … Full story    
Published:  October 2, 2016

Celebrating open access to ideas

On May 10, 1933, Nazis burned more than 25,000 books as part of what the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum describes as "a massive propaganda campaign … Full story    
Published:  October 1, 2016

A loss for more than just baseball

It's amazing - the nightmares that Jose Fernandez survived and the common reward of the American Dream that he didn't. The Marlins pitcher with the … Full story    
Published:  September 30, 2016

First debate proves underwhelming

The two most unpopular presidential candidates in modern history had their first debate Monday, and the best we can say is that they lived up … Full story    
Published:  September 29, 2016

The dark side of drug marketing

The phrase heroin epidemic is now all too familiar. So too are the feelings associated with the news of yet another tragic overdose death. The … Full story    
Published:  September 26, 2016

Tragic futility in Syrian cease-fire

A big diplomatic push by President Barack Obama to bring humanitarian relief to Aleppo crumbled Monday when Syrian aircraft resumed bombing rebel positions after a … Full story    
Published:  September 25, 2016

The success of the voter fraud myth

How does a lie come to be widely taken as the truth? The answer is disturbingly simple: Repeat it over and over again. When faced … Full story    
Published:  September 24, 2016

In perilous times, Tulsa faces a test

For the second time in less than two years, the focus of the community and the nation is on the shooting of a black man … Full story    
Published:  September 23, 2016

LA’s city attorney deserves his due

U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., has been getting a lot of notice for her tough questioning of Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf, and that's as … Full story    
Published:  September 22, 2016

Making a case for national optimism

America has a reputation for its optimism, its can-do spirit, its willingness to explore and innovate. And yet an atmosphere of pessimism has spread across … Full story    
Published:  September 20, 2016

Failure to discuss poverty in the US

Poverty in the United States is deeper than in all other wealthy nations. Yet neither Hillary Clinton nor Donald Trump has a specific anti-poverty agenda. … Full story    
Published:  September 19, 2016

New Hampshire must protect kids

Last week, in Nashua, the mother of 3-year-old Brielle Gage was found guilty of beating her to death. In Manchester, another mother stands accused of … Full story    
Published:  September 12, 2016

Nashua’s 9/11 ties still resonate today

  EDITOR'S NOTE: This piece originally ran Sept. 12, 2001. The words coming over the school's loudspeaker were almost unbelievable. One of the two hijacked … Full story    
Published:  September 11, 2016

Looking back at the week in news

As if news on the addiction front here wasn't bad enough The news on the local addiction front continues to be grim. Drug overdoses totaled … Full story    
Published:  September 10, 2016

Lawmakers on a hunt for scandal

Congress returned from its summer break to what may be a brief but contentious pre-election legislative spell. Among the likely arguments: whether Congress should radically … Full story    
Published:  September 9, 2016

DWC's best shot for smooth flying

Pilots call it “chop” – the turbulence found in the air that can buffet even the largest jumbo jets and toss unsecured passengers around like … Full story    
Published:  September 8, 2016