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Facial Recognition Helps Find Lost Dogs

Los Angeles -- Any worried pet owner who has spent days hanging posters, making phone calls and knocking on neighbors' doors hopes there's a more scientific way to find a lost dog. That became a reality…

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'He'll Be My Boy Forever': Bridgewater Mom Works Hard to Manage Son's Anxiety

Bridgewater -- When the yellow school bus pulled into Hanover, Delia Vanek, of Bridgewater, was following close behind in her car. Her son, Frank Vanek, was among a group of people with special needs who…

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How I Learned to Love RV-ing

This is what it has come to, I thought grimly, as we steered our rented RV onto a gravel road, past a dimly lit, shuttered gas station and toward a dark, unseeable campsite. I am now a person who sleeps…

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Column: Tomato or Eggplant? How French Intellectuals Settled the Shape of the Earth

Two hundred and 30 years ago, Charles Marie de la Condamine returned to France with proof about the shape of the Earth after spending 10 years in Latin America. For thousands of years, human beings had…

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Social Security Q&A: How to Protect Against Identity Theft

Q uestion: How can I protect myself against identity theft? Answer: First, don't carry your Social Security card with you. Keep it secure at home with your other important papers. Second, don't readily…

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Children's Book Examines Atheism

Washington -- Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post columnist Gene Weingarten is known for exploring morality in both somber and extremely silly ways, including an in-depth article on parents who mistakenly…

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At the Hospitals: Oct. 26, 2014

New Overnight Visiting Procedures at DHMC Lebanon -- Beginning Monday , Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center will require visitors to register and wear a temporary badge from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., after…

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Humor in Pain, Pain in Humor: Author James McBride Finds the Funny in Slavery, Poverty, Abuse

The Good Lord Bird, James McBride's 2013 novel about a young boy in abolitionist John Brown's ragtag army, is probably the funniest book about slavery you will ever read. His 1996 memoir, The Color…

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Wheels: A Land-Based Luxury Yacht

There is beauty in the beast, the 2015 Cadillac Escalade, Premium edition. But it remains a beast, a humongous sport-utility vehicle stretching nearly 17 feet long and carrying a factory weight (sans…

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Nuts & Bolts: 2015 Cadillac Escalade

Bottom line: It is a limousine, an estate runner. It is not a sport-utility vehicle for the rest of us. Nor is it something designed to take up residence in the city. Ride, acceleration, handling: Ride…

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Raking It In

John Rosseau watches as his mother, Pauline, rakes leaves in front of their home in Claremont on Monday. Pauline Rosseau, who is 85, has lived in the house since the second day of her life, and keeps the…

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Sonja T. Jacobson

New London, N.H. -- Sonja T. Jacobson, 83, of Burpee Hill Road, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at The William P. Clough Extended Care Center in New London, where she had been a resident for the past four…

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Report: Oral Health Has Improved for N.H. Children

Concord -- A new report shows there has been statewide progress in children's oral health in New Hampshire. The report released recently by the HNH Foundation found significant improvement since a survey…

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3 Interim School Administrators in Burlington Resign

Burlington -- The three interim school administrators in the city of Burlington resigned their posts Friday because of what they said was tension with the School Board. Burlington's acting superintendent,…

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John E. Roberts

Fairlee, Vt. -- John E. Roberts, 65, of Fairlee, Vt., died Friday, October 24, 2014, at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, N.H. Funeral arrangements with service details and a full obituary…

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Raymond B. Woolson

Grantham, N.H. -- Raymond B. Woolson, 81, of Grantham, died on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. Born the son of Raymond B. Woolson and Harriette Lewis Woolson in New Haven, Conn., he was raised in West Hartford,…

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Janice A. Rowell

Hartland, Vt. -- Janice A. Rowell, 80, passed away early Saturday morning, Oct. 25, 2014, at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Care in Windsor, Vt. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Knight Funeral…

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Iraq Claims Key Town Wrested From ISIS Control

Baghdad -- The Iraqi government claimed that its troops and Shiite Muslim militias captured a key Islamic State stronghold near Baghdad on Saturday in an operation to boost security for Islamic new year…

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31 Egyptian Soldiers Slain

Cairo -- Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi vowed Saturday to punish those responsible for attacks that killed 31 soldiers in the restive Sinai peninsula. Friday's assault, which targeted a military…

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Just Like Us: 132 Members of Congress Show Negative Worth

Washington -- While the wealth of Congress surged $150 million last year and at least a third of federal lawmakers are millionaires, there's a sizable group of have-nots in Congress too. One hundred…

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Cream Vocalist. Bassist Jack Bruce Dies at 71

London -- Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues…

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Utah Man Charged in Murder of 2 Calif. Sheriffs

Sacramento -- A Utah man accused of a rampage in which two Northern California sheriff's deputies were killed was booked Saturday on charges of murder, attempted murder and carjacking early Saturday morning. …

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Dartmouth Huffs and Puffs Past Columbia

New York -- Columbia University football coach Pete Mangurian said before Saturday's Ivy League game with Dartmouth that the visitors were the best of the Lions' opponents to that point. The Big Green…

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Investors Sell Off Amazon

New York (ap) -- Investors confident in Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos' invest-and-expand strategy flooded into the stock as the company revolutionized shopping, upended the book industry and took…

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MacKenzie's Ace Gives Him Share of Lead

St. Simons Island, Ga. -- Will MacKenzie made a hole-in-one that hardly anyone saw and finished with a 45-foot birdie putt that gave him a 5-under 65 on Saturday and a share of the lead with Andrew Svoboda…