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Feb 11
Job fair to be held in Exeter

EXETER, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Employment Security agency is holding a job fair in Exeter.

Feb 11
Man burned by exploding e-cigarette sues maker, vendor

MOLTONBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire man who was severely burned after the battery of an electric cigarette exploded in his pocket is suing the maker of the cigarette and the store that sold it to him.

Feb 11
Judge orders ex-officer to pay $10K in inheritance case

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - A former Portsmouth police officer whose $2 million inheritance from a woman's disputed will was overturned has been ordered to pay more than $10,000.

Feb 11
Police: Grad student found dead in college dorm

COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) - Police in Vermont are investigating the death of a St. Michael's College student who was found dead in his dorm room.

Feb 11
Landlord pleads not guilty to 88 housing violation charges

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A Burlington landlord has pleaded not guilty to more than 80 charges related to several alleged housing violations at his properties.

Feb 11
Sanders online fundraising gives Clinton a run for her money

WASHINGTON (AP) - Bernie Sanders is giving Hillary Clinton a run for her money, $27 at a time.

Feb 11
An Operatic Novel of a 19th Century Diva

The Queen of the Night by Alexander Chee; Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (561 pages, $28) Alexander Chee's second novel, The Queen of the Night, has a plot so crammed with wild incident, shattering…

Feb 11
Bringing Medieval Works to the Digital World

Bethlehem, Pa. -- At Lehigh University, a visitor to the Linderman Library can plunge into the Middle Ages and study a 15th-century text that shows the Earth as the center of the universe. Or touch the…

Feb 11
Questions Grow as Bank Profit Warnings Pile Up

Paris -- Questions grow over the financial health of banks, particularly in Europe and the U.S., as they face a toxic mix of low economic growth, bad loans and squeezed earnings. France's Societe Generale…

Feb 11
6 communities share $68K in historic preservation grants

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Six Vermont communities are sharing more than $68,000 in grants for local preservation projects.

Feb 11
Group from country of Georgia to visit with Red Cross staff

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Visitors from the country of Georgia are meeting with members of the American Red Cross in New Hampshire to discuss youth volunteerism.

Feb 11
Chittenden Solid Waste District gets hazardous waste grant

WILLISTON, Vt. (AP) - The Chittenden Solid Waste District will be using a $72,650 grant to help provide facilities and education for the proper disposal of hazardous waste from homes and qualifying businesses.

Feb 11
Log Cabin Lost in Newport

Newport -- Fire officials said a pellet stove could be to blame for a house fire that destroyed a log cabin on Coon Brook Road in rural Newport Thursday afternoon. Fire Chief Wayne Conroy said there was…

Feb 11
Clinton, Sanders Clash Over Minorities, Money and Obama

Milwaukee -- Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders battled for the crucial backing of black and Hispanic voters in Thursday night's Democratic debate and clashed heatedly over their support for President…

Feb 11
Local Roundup: Hanover Girls Place Second at D-II Ski Meet

North Conway, n.h. -- Hanover's Laila Stevens placed sixth overall in the New Hampshire Girls Division II Alpine State Championships at Cranmore on Thursday morning, leading the way to Hanover's second-place…

Feb 11
In Brief: Raiders Return to Oakland for 2016

Oakland, Calif. -- With the Oakland Raiders' long-term plans still up in the air, team officials announced Thursday afternoon that the team had agreed to a one-year lease extension to remain at the O.Co…

Feb 11
Union Head Pitches for More Jobs

New York -- With spring training approaching and dozens of players still seeking jobs, union leader Tony Clark concluded baseball's current system needs change. Among those still on the free-agent market…

Feb 11
IOC Doc Allays Zika Fears

London -- Seeking to calm fears over the Zika outbreak, the IOC medical director said "everything that can be done is being done" to combat the virus in Brazil and provide safe conditions for athletes…

Feb 11
Right Turn: Hartford Senior's Decision to Run Track Pays Off

White River Junction -- Matthew Phipps' decision came down to the wire. Three days before the Hartford High boys basketball team was set to begin its preseason, Phipps was still making up his mind. He…

Feb 11
Minus 2 Biggest Stars, NASCAR Soldiers On

Daytona Beach, Fla. -- Jeff Gordon will be in the booth and Tony Stewart in a bed when the NASCAR season begins. Neither NASCAR star will be in a car when Daytona International Speedway opens today…

Feb 11
Man With the Golden Boot: Hanover Senior Wins Top Soccer Honor

Hanover -- It's a good thing Hanover High senior Asa Berolzheimer is heading off to college soccer soon. He's running out of high school awards to win. The Marauders' attacking midfielder added to his…

Feb 11
NBA All-Star Game Heads North

Toronto -- Of all the goodies Kobe Bryant collects in his farewell season, one this weekend might be particularly useful. After all, you need a good winter coat in Canada. Though Bryant probably wouldn't…

Feb 11
Sox, Yanks Bosses Talk Shop

New York -- Now that he's with the Boston Red Sox, Dave Dombrowski doesn't expect to be making a lot of trades with Yankees general manager Brian Cashman. During Dombrowski's 13 1/2 seasons as Detroit's…