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Dion sparks New Hampshire past Boston U 75-68

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - Daniel Dion put together a late 12-point surge, finishing with 23 points off the bench and carrying New Hampshire past Boston University 75-68 on Tuesday night.

Today at 04:58PM
AP-BKC--Boston U.-New Hampshire Box

Dieudonne 2-4 1-3 5, Alston 3-7 2-3 8, Papale 5-13 3-5 16, Mosely 1-5 0-0 3, Hankerson 6-13 10-11 26, Johnson 0-2 2-2 2, Fanning 2-7 4-6 8, Mbargorba 0-1 0-0 0, Goff 0-0 0-0 0, Curry 0-0 0-0 0, Haines 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 19-52 22-30 68.

Today at 02:00PM
No Indictment in Ferguson

Ferguson, Mo. -- After months of deliberations over one of the nation's most widely watched and racially charged criminal investigations, a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson, a white…

Today at 01:02PM
Vermont lawmakers seek child-protection changes

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - A special legislative committee set up to investigate the state child welfare system after two toddlers' deaths plans to propose a law to prioritize the best interest of the child over keeping families intact.

Today at 12:30PM
State jobless-pay rules differ in FairPoint strike

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - FairPoint worker Jeff Dorn has already told his kids Christmas is going to be more about family than presents this year.

Today at 12:16AM
Sanders: Time to address veterans' suicides

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, who is wrapping up his time as chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, says he'll work to pass legislation before year-end to address high suicide rates among veterans.

Nov 24
Toys for Tots drive kicks off in New Hampshire

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Gov. Maggie Hassan is helping to kick off New Hampshire's annual Toys for Tots drive.

Nov 24
State police to outline patrols for holiday travel

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire State Police are set to outline their traffic patrol preparations for the busy Thanksgiving holiday and beyond.

Nov 24
Aging Gracefully?

Participants at the Tri-State Roundtable on Aging, held last week in Portsmouth, did not beat around the old bush. Rapidly aging populations in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, conferees noted, present…

Nov 24
Column: GOP Vs. Obama: Now the Division Is Clear

Washington Stay wide awake in the coming weeks. This is a historic moment when all of the divisions, misunderstandings and hatreds of President Obama's time in office have come to a head. We are in…

Nov 24
Column: A Billionaire Gives to Harvard: Yes, It's Worthy of Charity

Now that he's retired as chief executive officer of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer has time for popular billionaire pastimes. First, he bought a basketball team for $2 billion. Now he's gotten into big-bucks…

Nov 24
Column: Save Ovations For Great Performances

I was commenting to my freshman class on their just completed series of presentations, a harrowing process of public speaking while being observed, taped and scored by professor and students alike. "You…

Nov 24
New Hampshire Leads Nation In Average Student Debt Load

Washington -- It may house some of the most esteemed colleges in the country, but if you want to graduate without backbreaking debt, steer clear of schools along the eastern seaboard. That's what a series…

Nov 24
Andrew Gillette Warner

Grantham, N.H. -- Andrew Gillette Warner died at home, Sunday afternoon, Nov. 23, 2014. Andy was born in Rochester, N.Y. on June 11, 1943, second son of Karl and Jane (Moore) Warner. He attended Colgate…

Nov 24
Melanie Updegraff Adams

Wilder, Vt. -- Melanie Updegraff Adams died on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Valley Terrace in Wilder. She was born in Miraj, India, on Jan. 30, 1916, of missionary parents. Like other children of American…

Nov 24
Dana O. Goodnow

Tunbridge, Vt. -- Dana O. Goodnow, 80, died at his home on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. Arrangements are pending at the Boardway & Cilley Funeral Home in Chelsea, Vt.

Nov 24
Neil Wigglesworth

Bethel, Vt. -- Neil Wigglesworth, 57, of Bethel died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at his home surrounded by his loving family after a long and courageous battle with Leukemia. He was born on March 14, 1957,…

Nov 24
Taking Up Pen and Paper to Say Thanks in a Season of Gratitude

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…

Nov 24
Forum: Nov. 25: A Misstep in Canaan; Who's Your Emperor?; Haters and the ACA

A Misstep in Canaan To the Editor: Reading the front page of Saturday's Valley News ("Taxes Pit Canaan, Mascoma") certainly did nothing to alleviate the dismay I felt upon opening my tax bill yesterday.…

Nov 24
More States Weigh a 'Yes Means Yes' College Policy

Trenton, n.j. -- You think the attractive woman at the party who has been chatting you up all night is ready to take things to the next level. She seems to be throwing all the right signals. But if…