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Today at 03:49PM
After probe, Lakeview rehab center gets new leadership

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - An Effingham facility for people with brain injuries is bringing in new leadership after months of scrutiny following reports of abuse and neglect.

Today at 03:30PM
After vaccination vote, tearful senator defends decision

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Two days after the Vermont Senate voted to end the philosophical exemption for parents who don't want their kids vaccinated, a senator opposed to the change delivered a tearful address about being attacked online, his father's death and how scientific uncertainty led him to his decision.

Today at 01:23PM
Mistrial in case of sex assault defendant who shot himself

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - A judge declared a mistrial in the case of a New Hampshire man who shot himself Friday in the courthouse parking lot while awaiting a jury's verdict on charges he sexually assaulted a piano student more than a decade ago.

Today at 12:58PM
Hassan says she's 'likely' to sign 2-casino bill

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Gov. Maggie Hassan says she would likely sign a two-casino bill now before the Legislature if it came to her desk.

Today at 12:36PM
Suspect arraigned in fatal Springfield shooting

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) - A suspect arrested in the shooting death of a Springfield man was being held without bail after pleading not guilty to second-degree murder on Friday.

Today at 11:16AM
Vermont senator talks of scientific uncertainty, dad's death

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont State Sen. David Zuckerman has delivered a tearful address to his colleagues, talking of being attacked over his position on vaccines, his views of scientific uncertainty and his father's death.

Today at 11:02AM
Armed man who prompted school lockdown sent to prison

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A 21-year-old New Hampshire man who prompted a lockdown at his former high school when he went there to get a recommendation letter with a pellet gun in his waistband is heading to prison for three years.

Today at 10:47AM
Man awaiting verdict in sex case shoots self outside court

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - Court officials say a piano teacher awaiting a jury's verdict on charges he sexually assaulted an underage student has shot himself outside a New Hampshire courthouse.

Today at 10:39AM
Lakeview NeuroRehabilitation Center appoints new leadership

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Following months of scrutiny over reports of abuse and neglect, an Effingham facility for people with brain injuries is appointing new leadership.

Today at 10:15AM
Shumlin says he'll sign gun-restrictions bill

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A spokesman for Gov. Peter Shumlin says the governor is likely to sign a bill he once opposed - a measure placing new restrictions on firearms ownership in Vermont.

Today at 10:03AM
FBI chief Comey says bureau needs cybercrime fighters

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The head of the FBI used a Friday visit to Vermont to urge college students studying ways to fight cybercrime and conduct digital investigations to take their talents and training to the FBI.

Today at 09:51AM
After violence last year, new city to host pumpkin festival

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) - The annual New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival has a new home in the city of Laconia after its longtime host city declined to issue a permit following violence that led to more than 100 arrests near last year's event.

Today at 09:46AM
After violence in Keene, Laconia to host Pumpkin Festival

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) - The city of Laconia, New Hampshire, will host this year's annual Pumpkin Festival after its long-time host city declined to issue a permit following violence near last year's event.

Today at 09:37AM
Defendant awaiting verdict in case shoots self outside court

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - Court officials confirm a New Hampshire defendant awaiting a jury's verdicts in a trial on multiple counts of sexual assault on a minor shot himself outside the Rockingham County Superior Courthouse.

Today at 09:12AM
Man pleads guilty in stabbing death, plans to testify

DOVER, N.H. (AP) - A man charged with killing a teenager during a robbery has pleaded guilty in return for his testimony against another man who is still awaiting trial.

Today at 08:08AM
Vermont House committee approves tax package

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The tax-writing committee of the Vermont House has approved a series of new tax levies targeting soda, candy and vending machine sales.

Today at 07:41AM
Vermont Senate passes bill banning revenge porn

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Senate lawmakers in Vermont have passed a house bill that would create criminal penalties for "revenge porn" - the sharing of explicit images of a person without consent.