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High court won't hear child custody dispute

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court is staying out of an international child custody dispute between a New Hampshire woman and her former husband in Turkey.

Today at 05:29AM
Man charged with murder in Brownington shooting death

BROWNINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont man is due in court to answer first-degree murder charges in the shooting death of an acquaintance in the town of Brownington.

Today at 05:13AM
Body of man found in car fire at sand and gravel business

MADBURY, N.H. (AP) - Authorities say the body of a 64-year-old man has been found in a car fire in Madbury, New Hampshire.

Today at 04:34AM
Author of Pamela Smart-inspired book asks for her parole

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - An author whose book "To Die For" was inspired by the Pamela Smart case is asking the governor to consider parole for the former school adviser.

Today at 04:27AM
Man dies of smoke inhalation in house fire

SOMERSWORTH, N.H. (AP) - State Fire Marshal Bill Degnan says a 54-year-old man has died in a house fire in Somersworth, New Hampshire.

Today at 03:35AM
Dartmouth-Hitchcock to introduce device for unruly patients

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) - Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is going to become the second hospital in New Hampshire to give its officers hand-held safety devices to record and help control unruly patients and visitors.

Today at 03:18AM
Woman bitten by Black Widow to be monitored for months

COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) - A 21-year-old Vermont woman is in the hospital after she was bitten by a black widow spider.

Today at 12:10AM
Coronis Sends Tigers To 7-1 Defeat of Royals

Staff Report Newport -- Spencer Coronis limited Mascoma batters to just three hits and used an early offensive burst to guide the Newport High baseball team to a 7-1 win over the Royals in a Memorial…

Today at 12:10AM
Newport Softball Gets Better of Mascoma

Newport -- During the fourth inning of Monday's softball game between Newport and Mascoma, a coiled hose behind the visitors' bench suddenly sprang a leak, spraying bystanders and prompting Tigers infielder…

Today at 12:09AM
Column: As Whites Are Poised to Lose Majority Status, Backlash Is Muted

The U.S. is in the midst of a demographic transition unlike any in history. No nation with a white European ethnic majority has evolved to become a nonwhite-majority nation, a shift the U.S. is on track…

Today at 12:09AM
Thetford English Teacher Plans a Fundraising Contest

Once upon a time around the turn of the 21st century at Thetford Academy, Amanda Frost tested the patience of English teacher Joe Deffner. "I was -- I don't know -- sassy, and he would call me out and…

Today at 12:09AM
Column: Exercise Is Great, but Diet Drives Weight

The fitness industry has never been stronger. Health clubs in the United States brought in $22.4 billion in 2013, doubling their revenue in just 15 years. Sales of fitness trackers (the wearable devices…

Today at 12:09AM
Editorial: For Hillary Clinton, Mum's the Word

The Hillary Clinton campaign staged an event for the New Hampshire media recently that struck us as the antithesis of what the New Hampshire primary is about. Clinton operatives held a conference call…

Today at 12:09AM
Students Write About What They Missed, and a Picture of Cats

Young Writers Project is an independent nonprofit that engages Vermont and New Hampshire students to write, helps them improve and connects them with authentic audiences in newspapers, before live audiences…

Today at 12:09AM
NBC's New Show 'Aquarius' Takes on 1960s Los Angeles

A little more than three months after the moon was in the seventh house and Jupiter aligned with Mars on Feb. 14, NBC is launching the new summer series Aquarius. David Duchovny trades tracking aliens…

Today at 12:09AM
Joel McHale To Host Annual ESPY Awards

New York -- Actor and talk-show host Joel McHale will be the host of the annual ESPY Awards show in July. The irreverent sports awards show, created by ESPN, is actually being shown on sister network…

Today at 12:09AM
Column: GOP to the Rescue on Obamacare?

A Wall Street Journal editorial last Friday predicted what would happen if Republicans won the King v. Burwell case, which the Supreme Court is expected to decide any week now. The Journal said that if…

Today at 12:09AM
Forum, May 26: Time for Change at the Co-op; Things are Fine at the Co-op; Splendid Art in Manchester

Time for Change at Co-op To the Editor: On Wednesday, the Co-op's new board of directors will meet for the first time since the April elections. As has been widely reported, the Co-op membership elected…

Today at 12:09AM
Time to Play on a Holiday

Despite the presence of light rain, Sean Plottner, of South Strafford, takes advantage of the Memorial Day holiday as he tees off on the par-3 first hole of Lake Morey Country Club in Fairlee on Monday…

Today at 12:09AM
Robert E. "Red" Dukeshire

Hartland, Vt. -- Robert E. "Red" Dukeshire, 87, a longtime resident of Hartland, passed away Sunday morning, May 17 at the Cedar Hill Continuing Healthcare Center in Windsor. He was born July 11, 1927…

Today at 12:09AM
Nelson Arthur Shepard

UVM Medical Center -- Nelson Arthur Shepard passed away at UVM Medical Center on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 surrounded by his loving family. Nelson was born March 9, 1946 in Springfield, Vt., to Paul B.…

Today at 12:09AM
Constance L. Hart

Barnard, Vt. -- Graveside Committal Services for Constance L. Hart, 82, who died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014 will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 29th at the Methodist Cemetery in Barnard. Arrangements are by…