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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
nhdoti93: ROADWORK COMPLETE: Windham I-93 NB mile marker 7.6 to 8.6 left lane open.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Youth deer hunting weekend is underway in New Hampshire.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The writer Salman Rushdie, who gained international fame with the publication of his book The Satanic Verses in 1988 and then was threatened with death for allegedly blaspheming Islam, is set to pay a visit to Vermont in January.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The Granite State's transportation chief is leaving for a senior post at the University of New Hampshire.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts Democrat who beat Scott Brown in 2012, is coming to New Hampshire to campaign with U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen.
nhdoti93: ROADWORK ALERT: Windham I-93 NB mile marker 7.6 to 8.6 left lane closed.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:
ATLANTA (AP) - The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
Bedford 44, Dover 6
NHDOTI89: NEW TWITTER ACCOUNTS: Follow NHDOTI293 for Interstate I-293 in Manchester and NHDOTRoutes for all US/ NH state routes
nhdoti93: NEW TWITTER ACCOUNTS: Follow NHDOTI293 for Interstate I-293 in Manchester and NHDOTRoutes for all US/ NH state routes
nhdoti93: ROADWORK COMPLETE: Hooksett Tolls, I-93 northbound Open Road Toll lanes.
nhdoti93: ROADWORK COMPLETE: Hooksett Tolls, I-93 southbound Open Road Toll lanes.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's deputy epidemiologist is heading to Liberia to train medical workers on how to protect against the Ebola virus.
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) - A man has been found guilty of taking part in the fatal beating of a well-known physicist from New Hampshire a decade ago.
nhdoti93: ROADWORK COMPLETE: Londonderry, I-93 Southbound, mile marker 14.6-14.2.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - 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.
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas company is stopping shipments of a common highway-guardrail system and conducting more crash tests after it lost a $175 million jury verdict.
BOSTON (AP) - Facing an anxious electorate, Democrats are turning to Hillary Rodham Clinton to drum up support among female voters as polls suggest her party could be losing ground among women heading into next month's elections.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire's deputy state epidemiologist is heading to Liberia to train clinical teams on how to protect against the Ebola virus.