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A Grammar Gripe Centering On 'Centers Around,' As Illustrated by Zombies in Alabama

On Sunday, or maybe it was Saturday, I was listening to the weekend edition of National Public Radio’s All Things Considered with host Arun Rath. He’s one of my favorite NPR newscasters, someone I…

Today at 09:00AM
Ex-Secretary of State Powell to speak at Norwich

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (AP) - Former Secretary of State Colin Powell is going to be speaking at Vermont's Norwich University on Veterans Day.

Today at 08:37AM
Report: Oral health has improved for NH children

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A new report is shows there's been statewide progress in children's oral health in New Hampshire.

Today at 08:24AM
Blood test thrown out in DWI-fatal case

HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire judge has rejected key blood-test evidence in the case against a Hampton woman facing trial on charges of driving drunk and killing a pedestrian.

Today at 07:31AM
Market Basket back on its feet, opening new stores

BOSTON (AP) - A New England supermarket chain that was nearly brought to its knees by a feud among owners and a revolt by workers is quickly putting the turmoil behind it.

Today at 06:20AM
Vermont DMV chief: focusing on driving is best

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Nearly a month after the advent of Vermont's new law banning cellphones and other hand-held devices while driving, the state's motor vehicles chief says it's likely best to leave the electronics alone altogether and focus on driving.

Today at 05:45AM
Vermont economy challenges mirror US issues

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Democratic Gov. Peter Shumlin says the Vermont economy has created thousands of jobs during his almost four years in office. GOP challenger Scott Milne and, more broadly, Republican interest groups say the state's economy has suffered under his leadership.

Today at 05:23AM
New Hampshire girl, 6, lauded for heroism

ALTON, N.H. (AP) - A 6-year-old New Hampshire girl who had the presence of mind to run home and call 911 after a tree fell on her grandfather is being lauded for heroism.

Today at 04:42AM
Bears sighted in suburban Burlington

ESSEX, Vt. (AP) - Police in the town of Essex are advising residents to take in bird feeders and bring pets indoors after bears were spotted in a suburban neighborhood.

Today at 04:42AM
Heroin overdose deaths already near 2013 total

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Through the first nine months of this year, New Hampshire has already counted almost as many heroin overdose deaths as all of 2013 and officials say they need to beef up enforcement efforts and treatment and consider expanding the use of a drug that can counter overdoses.

Today at 12:29AM
Column: Big Blue Sings the Blues, and Here's Why

Big Blue's got the blues. On Monday, IBM's stock tumbled by 7 percent after it unveiled a dismal quarterly earnings report that showed a 4 percent drop in revenue -- the 10th consecutive quarter of flat…

Today at 12:29AM
Editorial: Contain the Islamic State

Western leaders sometimes suggest that the Islamic State is its own worst enemy, so extreme in doctrine and practice that it will galvanize opposition within the Islamic world. While that is proving true…

Today at 12:29AM
Natalie Metcalf Allen

West Topsham, Vt. -- Natalie Metcalf Allen, 87, of West Topsham, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at The Berlin Health and Rehab in Berlin, Vt. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hale Funeral Home and Cremation…

Today at 12:29AM
Forum: Saturday, Oct. 25

Ending the Greek System To the Editor: Congratulations to Lindsay Ellis, editor of The Dartmouth, for challenging Dartmouth's Greek system. In 1947 at Amherst, my then-fiance John Sibley and his roommate…

Today at 12:29AM
'Maze Runner' Meant to Launch Series

Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: (G) for general audiences; (PG) parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; (PG-13) parents are strongly cautioned…

Today at 12:29AM
'Ouija' Could Scare Tweens

Ouija might just be an example of anti-product placement. If you have a Ouija board at home and see the new movie inspired by the Hasbro toy, you will want to blow the dust off the box, toss it into…

Today at 12:29AM
'St. Vincent' Draws a Big Halo Over Bill Murray

Bill Murray, the closest thing pop culture has to a secular saint, makes it official in St. Vincent, in which he's canonized -- if not literally, then pretty close to it -- as America's most cherished…

Today at 12:29AM
Warhol Bodyguard Sued Over 'Liz'

New York -- Andy Warhol's foundation sued the iconic pop artist's former bodyguard, accusing him of stealing Liz, a 1964 painting of actress Elizabeth Taylor, and hiding it for more than 30 years. The…

Today at 12:29AM
After Reports, TLC Cancels 'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo'

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo has been officially canceled by TLC, the network confirms, after disturbing reports that star Mama June is in a relationship with a convicted child molester. "TLC has canceled…

Today at 12:29AM
Anthem Says Health Rates in N.H. Will Stay Flat

Concord -- 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…

Today at 12:29AM
Watchdogs Warn Of Yankee Cuts

Montpelier -- 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 12:29AM
Remains Are Those of Missing Virginia Student

Richmond, Va. -- Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a university student who disappeared last month, authorities said Friday, ending a search that left the campus…

Today at 12:29AM
In Brief: Pats' Sacks Leader Jones Out

Foxborough, Mass. -- Defensive end Chandler Jones, who leads New England with 4 1/2 sacks, will not play this weekend against the Chicago Bears. The Patriots listed Jones as out for Sunday's game with…

Today at 12:29AM
D-H Doctor To Liberia to Train Others

Concord -- New Hampshire's deputy epidemiologist is heading to Liberia to train medical workers on how to protect against the Ebola virus. Besides her state position, Dr. Elizabeth Talbot is an infectious-disease…

Today at 12:29AM
Two Students Dead in Shooting at High School in Washington

Marysville, Wash. (ap) -- A student recently crowned freshman class Homecoming prince walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria Friday and opened fire, killing one person and shooting four others…