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3 Afghan soldiers who fled in Mass. say they can’t go home

BATAVIA, N.Y. – Three Afghan military officers who sought refuge in Canada after taking off from a military training exercise in Massachusetts said Wednesday they … Full story    

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Councilors concerned about Faneuil Hall changes

BOSTON – City Councilors are concerned that proposed renovations at the Faneuil Hall Marketplace might force out some of the complex’s familiar pushcart vendors. Councilors … Full story    
Updated 8 hours ago

3 Afghan soldiers who fled in Mass. say they can’t go home

BATAVIA, N.Y. – Three Afghan military officers who sought refuge in Canada after taking off from a military training exercise in Massachusetts said Wednesday they … Full story    
Updated 8 hours ago

Dartmouth: Sexual assault reports were up in 2013

CONCORD – The number of sexual assaults reported at Dartmouth College increased from 24 to 35 last year, but officials said the numbers likely reflect … Full story    
Updated 8 hours ago

Emergency plan on New England cod fish sought

PORTLAND, Maine – The National Marine Fisheries Service expects to implement emergency measures in November aimed at stemming cod fish decline in the Gulf of … Full story    
Updated 8 hours ago

Police find nothing at Bedford schools after bomb threat

BEDFORD (AP) – Police in Bedford say nothing was found after they searched a high school and middle school complex that canceled classes because of … Full story    
Updated yesterday

NH police believe suspect is in Georgia

CONCORD (AP) – A New Hampshire man suspected of killing his parents and setting their house on fire is believed to be in the Atlanta … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Time capsule placed inside Maine Statehouse dome

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – When the coating on the Maine Statehouse dome is replaced again in 100 years, workers will come across more than just … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Judge hearing Hernandez bid to suppress evidence

FALL RIVER, Mass. – A Massachusetts prosecutor in the murder case against former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez testified Tuesday against his lawyers’ efforts to … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Falcon has cataract surgery, gets new lenses

CONCORD (AP) – A falcon in New Hampshire has undergone eye surgery to remove cataracts and has received new synthetic lenses. Banner, a 4-year-old falcon, … Full story    
Updated yesterday

New Hampshire budget surplus $7M short of target

CONCORD – The first year of New Hampshire’s two-year budget ended with a $19.5 million surplus, balancing the books for year one but leaving the … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Man wanted in robbery outside hotel turns self in

MANCHESTER (AP) – One of two men accused of robbing a woman and her two children outside a Manchester, New Hampshire, hotel has turned himself … Full story    
Updated yesterday

NH falcon has cataract surgery, gets new lenses

CONCORD (AP) — A falcon in New Hampshire has undergone eye surgery to remove cataracts and has received new, synthetic lenses. Banner, a 4-year-old falcon, … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Charges dropped for Milton man who sold rhino head

MILTON (AP) — A New Hampshire man who tried to sell an 80-pound rhinoceros head online is happy that charges against him have been dropped. … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Jury selection for marathon suspect’s friend

BOSTON (AP) – Jury selection began Monday in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who is accused of … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

Report: High absenteeism among kindergartners

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Sixteen percent of all kindergarten students in the state missed at least 18 days of the 2013-14 school year, according to … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

Man with implanted horns gets life

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) – A Massachusetts man who has bumps resembling horns implanted in his forehead maintained his innocence before a judge sentenced him Monday … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

Politics meets energy at forum

CONCORD – Political candidates who spoke at an energy forum Monday agreed with one lawmaker’s apt summary that “price, price, price” is the top concern … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

Vermont considers ban on aerial hunting

MONTPELIER, Vt. – Vermont is poised to become the latest state to ban hunting with the help of aerial drones. The state Fish and Wildlife … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

End of line for thoroughbred racing in New England

BOSTON (AP) – Suffolk Downs, New England’s last thoroughbred racing track which once hosted Seabiscuit and other premier horses of the day, is closing this … Full story    
Published:  September 28, 2014

New conductor begins tenure at Boston Symphony

BOSTON – Andris Nelsons makes his highly anticipated debut this weekend as the youngest conductor in more than 100 years to lead the Boston Symphony … Full story    
Published:  September 27, 2014

Louisiana Gov. Jindal campaigns with Havenstein

MANCHESTER – Republican Walt Havenstein told young students Friday that he’s running for governor to make sure they can find good jobs in New Hampshire … Full story    
Published:  September 27, 2014

Ex-student behind lockdown wanted reference letter

MANCHESTER – A 21-year-old man who prompted a lockdown at his former high school when a student spotted a gun tucked into his waistband had … Full story    
Published:  September 27, 2014