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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) - Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:

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Trump returns to debate stage; Rubio to face onslaught

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) - An aggrieved Donald Trump returns to the debate stage Saturday night hoping to find his way into the winner's circle in New Hampshire, while a rising Marco Rubio looks to fend off an onslaught of attacks from his rivals.

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Trump returns to GOP debate, where Rubio could face attacks

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (AP) - An aggrieved Donald Trump returns to the debate stage Saturday night hoping to find his way into the winner's circle in New Hampshire, while a rising Marco Rubio looks to fend off an onslaught of attacks from his rivals.

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That Iowa couple Christie talks about? They voted for Rubio.

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - An Iowa couple whose son is heading to Iraq made such an impression on GOP presidential hopeful Chris Christie that he's made them a staple of his New Hampshire stump speech this week. But while the couple came away from the encounter just as impressed, they supported rival Marco Rubio in the state's caucuses.

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New England digs out from first big snowfall of season

BOSTON (AP) - New England is digging out from its first big snowfall of the season that dumped more than a foot in some places and left tens of thousands of homes and businesses without power, as forecasters eye another potential winter storm early next week.

Feb 5
New Technology Brings Earliest Recorded Sounds Back to Life

Until 2008, it was an article of faith that Thomas Edison was the first person to record sound, when, in 1877, he recited Mary Had A Little Lamb into the phonograph he had invented. But in March 2008,…

Feb 5
Column: In 2016, Is 'Girl Power'Offensive?

Let me wade into churning waters to comment on a controversial front-page headline that appeared in the Valley News Jan. 30: "Girl Power in Hanover." The subhead explained the context: "Feminist Leader…

Feb 5
Editorial: The Analog Experience

T he Wall Street Journal reported this week that online colossus Amazon is planning to open several hundred bookstores. Real bookstores -- with walls, shelves, bricks and mortar. The New York Times later…

Feb 5
Volunteer Group to Take Over, Expand Enfield Food Pantry

Enfield -- An all-volunteer organization soon will be running three food pantries for families and children in the Mascoma Valley. The Friends of Mascoma Foundation plans to take over operation of the…

Feb 5
A Fleeting Art Form

In 1998, Adrian Tans was living in Burlington and joined with a group of friends for a snow sculpture contest in one of the city's lakeside parks. It was a lark, but to their surprise, their sculpture…

Feb 5
Column: Feeling Left Out? Blame the Two-Party System

In the 10 days leading up to the Iowa caucuses on Monday night, I witnessed a genuine democratic process that involved a good percentage of the state's voting age population (those coin tosses notwithstanding).…

Feb 5
Voters Prep for Turn in Spotlight

West Lebanon -- In accordance with a newly implemented piece of a 2012 voter identification law, New Hampshire voters on Tuesday can expect to be asked to present a photo ID to election officials before…

Feb 5
Natalie Barbara Shirman

Quechee, Vt. -- Natalie Barbara Shirman, 79, died surrounded by her family on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, in Naples, Fla. Natalie was born on Feb. 14, 1936, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of Joseph and Sara…

Feb 5
Movie Review: 'Hail, Caesar!' Is a Loopy Love Letter to Old Hollywood

It's fitting that Hail, Caesar! is arriving just in time for Valentine's Day. This big box of creamy bonbons is a rapturous love letter: a loopy, affectionately jaundiced portrait of Hollywood's Golden…

Feb 5
Raymond A. Robie, Jr.

Bridgewater, Vt. -- Raymond A. Robie, Jr. lost his two year battle with cancer at his home on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. He was a fighter right to the end. Ray was born in Franklin, N.H. on Jan. 8, 1961,…

Feb 5
Politicians Strive to Speak Meaninglessly About Culture

The presidential campaign trail always intersects with pop culture, and the 2016 race has been no exception. Scott Walker tried to use the unofficial Star Wars holiday May 4th to bolster his flagging…

Feb 5
Dartmouth Boots Another Fraternity

Hanover -- Based on fresh findings of misconduct, Dartmouth College will derecognize the fraternity that was the subject of a high-profile Rolling Stone article on hazing in 2012. Complaints of alcohol-related…

Feb 5
Upper Valley Polling Places

Canaan -- Fire station, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Charlestown -- Library/municipal building, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Claremont Ward 1 -- Middle School, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Claremont Ward 2 -- Middle School, 8 a.m. to…

Feb 5
QB Manziel's Father Fears for Life of Son

Cleveland -- With Johnny Manziel's professional career in doubt and his personal life crumbling, his father fears for his safety. The troubled quarterback was under investigation by two police departments…

Feb 5
Anniversary Trip

Garrett Hubert, of Newport, is the first to carry the torch during the 30-mile run, roller-ski and ski relay to Newport from Hanover on Friday. A relay team re-enacted the solo trip John McCrillis took…

Feb 5
Samantha Bee's 'Full Frontal' on TBS Ready to Cause a Buzz

Los Angeles -- After a day of dutifully answering reporters' questions about her new TBS show, Full Frontal, Samantha Bee confesses to an urgent desire. "I want a ponytail so badly. I want my hair…

Feb 5
CDC: Drinking Presents Serious Problem for Women During Pregnancy

Consuming small amounts of alcohol normally doesn't carry a dire warning, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says millions of women could be putting their developing babies at risk because…

Feb 5
Slower Job Growth Still Has Positives

At first glance, Friday's government report on U.S. hiring was a downer -- 151,000 added jobs, well below the pace of the previous few months. Yet once you take a fuller view, a brighter picture of the…

Feb 5
Syria Regime Launches Big Offensive

Beirut -- Pro-government forces backed by Russian airstrikes consolidated their grip Friday on strategic terrain in northwestern Syria, escalating an offensive that has pushed thousands of civilians…

Feb 5
Parts of New England See Season's First Significant Snowfall

Boston -- A winter storm packing heavy, wet snow gave New England its first real taste of winter Friday, toppling trees and knocking out power to more than 180,000 customers and threatening to cover some…