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Northeast wakes up to record cold for Valentine's Day

NEW YORK (AP) - Much of the northeastern United States found itself in the not-so-warm embrace of teeth-chattering, record-shattering cold on Valentine's Day.

Today at 04:53AM
Montpelier, Vermont, ties cold record at -19

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Northern New Englanders are waking up to bitter cold temperatures that dropped to 10 to 20 below zero overnight.

Today at 04:05AM
Hiker dies after collapsing new summit of mountain

FRANCONIA, N.H. (AP) - Officials say a 65-year-old hiker has died after having a medical emergency near the summit of a New Hampshire mountain.

Today at 03:28AM
Dartmouth summit to examine Nepal earthquake

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) - Dartmouth College is hosting a summit to examine last year's earthquake in Nepal from a variety of perspectives.

Today at 03:25AM
NOAA advises residents: stay away from baby seals

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is advising New Englanders to stay away from seal pups and their mothers if they encounter the animals at the beach.

Feb 13
'Home' explores how habitats make us human

When traveling in a foreign city, or even just working late at the office, we may suddenly be flooded with a feeling: I just want to go home. There's a scientific reason behind that yearning, says neuroanthropologist…

Feb 13
Ex-students say boarding school kept them in isolation boxes

A boarding school for troubled teenagers in Iowa that is being investigated by the FBI routinely kept pupils in small concrete "isolation boxes" for days or weeks and wouldn't let them out unless they…

Feb 13
Pope gives tough love to Mexico's political, church elite

Pope Francis issued a tough-love message to Mexico's political and church elites Saturday, telling them they have a duty to provide their people with security, justice and courageous pastoral care to confront…

Feb 13
Top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is leaving, but the troops are staying

Gen. John Campbell, commander of coalition forces in Afghanistan, arrived here 18 months ago expecting to be the U.S. military leader who would bring the war to a close. On Saturday, as he prepares to…

Feb 13
As FBI goes through evidence at refuge, town awaits normalcy

As the FBI focuses on its criminal investigation at the national wildlife refuge taken over by an armed group, land managers must get ready to reopen the 300 square-mile area, which draws birdwatchers,…

Feb 13
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dies at 79

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the intellectual cornerstone of the court's modern conservative wing, whose elegant and acidic opinions inspired a movement of legal thinkers and ignited liberal critics,…

Feb 13
AP-BKC--Brown-Dartmouth Box

Kuakumensah 6-13 0-0 15, Spieth 0-3 0-0 0, Okolie 6-10 3-4 16, Blackmon 8-14 4-4 22, Hobbie 1-2 0-0 3, Fuller 1-1 0-3 2, Sullivan 1-2 0-0 2, Triplett 1-2 0-0 2, Williams 0-1 0-0 0, Daugherty 2-3 0-2 4, Haber 0-1 4-4 4, Massey 0-0 0-0 0, Ljuboja 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 26-52 11-17 70.

Feb 13
Dartmouth handles Brown 87-70

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) - Evan Boudreaux scored 27 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and Dartmouth cruised to an 87-70 win over Brown on Saturday night.

Feb 13
Man sentenced to 8 years for using drugs to pimp women

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire judge has sentenced a man to 8 years in prison for human trafficking, after the man pleaded guilty to pimping three women by controlling their access to heroin.

Feb 13
College officials suspend hockey season over hazing claims

RINDGE, N.H. (AP) - Officials at a New Hampshire college say they are suspending the rest of the men's hockey season over hazing allegations.

Feb 13
Letter: Let's keep solar working

In response to the editorial "State's solar formula needs adjustments" (Monitor Opinion, Jan. 31): I am a solar worker and employer in New Hampshire and can attest through firsthand experience that full…

Feb 13
Letter: Net metering isn't a subsidy

As New Hampshire's largest local solar installer, we are proud to have seen our business grow by leaps and bounds as the cost of our product (solar panels) declined by over 75 percent in the last 10…

Feb 13
Letter: Raise the minimum wage

Because New Hampshire does not have a minimum wage, we are required to follow the federal minimum wage, a stipend of $7.25 an hour, which is below the poverty level for a family of two. An analysis by…