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Bourque helps unveil hockey-themed lottery ticket

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - Boston Bruins legend Ray Bourque is helping Gov. Maggie Hassan unveil New Hampshire's latest lottery ticket.

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Dangerous East Coast storm brings misery to South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - A dangerous rainstorm drenching the East Coast brought more misery Sunday to South Carolina - cutting power to thousands, forcing dozens of water rescues around the capital city and closing "too many roads to name" because of floodwaters.

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Lost hunter found safe in New Hampshire

ODELL, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire authorities say a hunter avoided a long, cold night in the woods by doing everything right when he got separated from his group.

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Lawmaker calls for statewide audit of untested rape kits

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire lawmaker is proposing an audit of all untested sexual assault kits statewide, saying his research suggests that no one seems to know how many there are and that the gap that could allow serial rapists to keep committing crimes.

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Keene State uses therapy dogs to help freshmen transition

KEENE, N.H. (AP) - While many colleges bring dogs and puppies to campus to help students de-stress during finals, Keene State College is taking a different approach.

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UNH scientist develops new cherry tomato

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - A University of New Hampshire scientist has developed a new cherry tomato called "Rambling Rose," designed to be grown in hanging baskets in greenhouses.

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Seeking a candidate to love, voters find Clinton one to like

DERRY, N.H. (AP) - Inside the arena, the roar was deafening when Hillary Rodham Clinton took the stage at the annual convention of the New Hampshire Democratic Party. Thousands of people jumped to their feet to welcome their party's White House front-runner with cheers and noisemakers emblazoned with her campaign logo.

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Renoir, Degas works on display at Currier Museum

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Two impressionist paintings by Renoir and Degas are on currently on loan to the Currier Museum of Art.

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Letter: Follow the 'Greatest Generation' and vote

On Sept. 4, I registered to become a candidate for the Concord City Council representing Ward 9. On that same day, I received the registered voter list, which includes a list of those who voted in the…

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Headlines from around the world in sports

Motorsports Smith wins Xfinity Series race at Dover DOVER, Del. - Regan Smith strengthened his NASCAR Xfinity Series championship push with a victory Saturday at Dover International Speedway. Smith won…

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Fast Patriots start has fans thinking of another 16-0 season

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - This is not 2007. Sure, the NFL has found the New England Patriots guilty of cheating and punished them - again. And, true, they are off to a quick start, opening this season with…

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NASCAR notebook: Trip to Dover should spark Johnson's chances at seventh Sprint Cup title

Want to see if Jimmie Johnson is still a championship contender? This week will have a lot to say about it. For all the talk surrounding the Joe Gibbs drivers and Kevin Harvick's travails, plenty of attention…

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UNH football team doesn't let visiting Elon find a comfort zone in blowout victory

DURHAM - Elon had never traveled this far north for a football game. And the team from North Carolina looked a little lost during its debut minutes on a New England gridiron. New Hampshire outgained Elon…

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NFL penalties: Flag increase due largely to pre-snap fouls

Watching the NFL is a wildly popular experience, proven by massive ratings and undeterred by constant interruptions. Commercial breaks. Replay reviews. And, of course, penalties. There's nothing like…

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Alabama finds its swagger in emphatic blowout win over Georgia

Jake Coker ran the offense to perfection, the defense turned in a dominating performance, and No. 13 Alabama even got a touchdown from its special teams Saturday in a 38-10 rout of No. 8 Georgia that re-established…

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Ex-Patriots receiver Irving Fryar sentenced to 5 years in prison

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. - Former NFL star Irving Fryar, a five-time Pro Bowler in a career than spanned 17 seasons from 1984 to 2000, was sentenced Friday to five years in prison for his role in a mortgage scam. His…

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Charlie Statires scored the lone goal for the Bedford High boys' soccer team in its 2-1 loss to Concord in a Division I showdown last Tuesday. The Bulldogs' scorer was misidentified in Wednesday's Monitor.

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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

JV result The Concord JV football team defeated Manchester Memorial, 18-8. Liddon Ling, Claufy Bongambe and Dakota Cooper led the defense. The offensive line played well and was led by Fletcher Waterman,…

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Hunter's Corner: Get ready for Waterfowl season

The waterfowl season in New Hampshire is divided into four zones: The Northern Zone, Connecticut River Zone, Inland Zone and Coastal Zone. The Northern Zone opened Friday, the Connecticut River Zone and…

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Chicago Fire denies New England chance to clinch with 3-1 win

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. - David Accam and Harry Shipp scored eight minutes apart in Chicago's three-goal second half and the Fire beat New England, 3-1, on Saturday night to deny the Revolution a chance to clinch…

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Scherzer throws second no-hitter of the season; Angels stun Rangers in ninth

Max Scherzer pitched his second no-hitter this season for Washington, striking out a team-record 17 and leading the Nationals over the NL East champion New York Mets, 2-0, Saturday night for a doubleheader…