Hi 50° | Lo 36°

Just Posted

Today at 02:10PM
New Hampshire doctor heading to Liberia to help

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's deputy epidemiologist is heading to Liberia to train medical workers on how to protect against the Ebola virus.

Today at 01:13PM
Man convicted in 2004 killing of physicist

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) - A man has been found guilty of taking part in the fatal beating of a well-known physicist from New Hampshire a decade ago.

Today at 12:53PM
Groups have concerns with 3 Entergy nukes

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Nuclear watchdog groups said Friday that Entergy Corp. is trying to cut costs at reactors it owns in Vermont, Massachusetts and New York, and may be placing safety in jeopardy as a result.

Today at 12:46PM
Manufacturer halts sales of highway guardrails

DALLAS (AP) - A Texas company is stopping shipments of a common highway-guardrail system and conducting more crash tests after it lost a $175 million jury verdict.

Today at 12:43PM
Hillary Clinton rallies women in New England

BOSTON (AP) - Facing an anxious electorate, Democrats are turning to Hillary Rodham Clinton to drum up support among female voters as polls suggest her party could be losing ground among women heading into next month's elections.

Today at 12:31PM
New Hampshire doctor heading to Liberia

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's deputy state epidemiologist is heading to Liberia to train clinical teams on how to protect against the Ebola virus.

Today at 11:37AM
Strikers continue to target FairPoint owners

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) - A group of striking FairPoint workers is picketing a meeting of Colby College's trustees, saying one of them has the power to force the telephone company to return to the bargaining table.

Today at 11:21AM
Secretary of state files complaint over mailers

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Montana Secretary of State Linda McCulloch filed a complaint Friday alleging that Stanford University and Dartmouth College researchers broke four laws by sending 100,000 election mailers to voters that appeared to come from the state.

Today at 11:06AM
Anthem: 2015 rates in health marketplace stay flat

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Hampshire said Friday that on average, its customers who have purchased insurance plans under the federal health care overhaul law will see no increases in premiums next year.

Today at 10:54AM
O'Malley to campaign again in New Hampshire

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is returning to New Hampshire to campaign for Sen. Jeanne Shaheen.

Today at 10:51AM
University of Vermont workers approves contract

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The union that represents about 350 University of Vermont service workers has ratified a new contract.

Today at 09:52AM
New addiction treatment center opens in Bennington

BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A new drug treatment center is getting ready to open in Vermont.

Today at 09:46AM
Maine independent King endorses GOP Sen. Alexander

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Independent U.S. Sen. Angus King of Maine said Friday that he is endorsing his Republican colleague Lamar Alexander in Tennessee's Senate race, but is still awaiting the results of elections nationwide before deciding which party to caucus with.

Today at 09:35AM
All 3 interim school administrators in city quit

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The three interim school administrators in the city of Burlington resigned their posts Friday because of what they said was tension with the School Board.

Today at 09:06AM
Commissioner: Mailer explanation leaves questions

HELENA, Mont. (AP) - Stanford University's explanation of a research project that sent 100,000 official-looking mailers about Montana's Supreme Court races to voters less than two weeks before the elections leaves many questions unanswered, including who funded the fliers, the state commissioner of political practices said Friday.

Today at 08:24AM
Groups in 3 states question Entergy finances

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A spokeswoman for the company that owns nuclear plants in Vermont, Massachusetts and New York says it will respond to any new requirements federal regulators might seek after a complaint by anti-nuclear groups.

Today at 06:19AM
Vermont City seeks US customs house on border lake

NEWPORT, Vt. (AP) - The city of Newport has agreed to help lobby U.S. Customs and Border Protection to set up a port of entry on the Vermont end of Lake Memphremagog to increase cross-border tourism on the border-spanning lake.