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Charter buying Time Warner Cable as TV viewers go online

As TV watchers increasingly look online for their fix, cable companies are bulking up. In the latest round, Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion. And executives say they're…

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Closed-door trial in Iran of Washington Post reporter begins

An Iranian security court yesterday began the closed-door espionage trial of an Iranian-American reporter for the Washington Post who has been detained for more than 10 months. Jason Rezaian, the Post's…

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Cleveland, US Justice Department announce police settlement

Cleveland agreed to sweeping changes in how its police officers use force, treat the community and deal with the mentally ill, under a settlement announced yesterday with the federal government that will…

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Police: US airman shoots Wal-Mart workers, kills self

A United States airman "with no apparent motive" walked into a Wal-Mart Supercenter in North Dakota early yesterday and opened fire with a handgun, killing one worker and injuring a second before turning…

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Floodwaters rise in Houston; search goes on for the missing

Floodwaters kept rising yesterday across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously congested highways that…

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:

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Ship accidentally discharges oil into New Hampshire river

NEW CASTLE, N.H. (AP) - A ship from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has accidentally discharged oily water into the Piscataqua River.

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State House could be open on weekends starting next summer

The State House could open its doors to weekend visitors for the first time in roughly two decades starting next summer if a proposal approved by Senate budget writers yesterday becomes law. The Senate…

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

ATLANTA (AP) - The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:

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Cleveland reaches deal with Justice on policing

The city of Cleveland has reached a settlement with the U.S. Justice Department over a pattern of excessive force and civil rights violations by the police department, and the agreement could be announced…

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A better life

Malaysia has been a sort of promised land for Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution in Myanmar. The tens of thousands who endured perilous journeys to get here find more work opportunities than in Indonesia…

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Biden reassures Iraqi PM of support

Vice President Joe Biden reassured Iraq's government yesterday of U.S. support in the fight against the Islamic State, telephoning Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi with thanks for "the enormous sacrifice…

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Obama pays tribute

President Obama marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery and thanking American soldiers and their families for sacrifices made from World…

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Fiorina returns to New Hampshire

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) AAA" Former technology executive Carly Fiorina is returning to New Hampshire as she campaigns for the Republican presidential nomination.

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Police say man was selling fireworks at Hollis flea market

New Hampshire fire officials say a Massachusetts man faces charges after selling fireworks at the Hollis Flea Market. Authorities say 74-year-old Timothy Donovan of Danvers, Mass., was arrested Sunday…

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Hike Safe cards being offered to support searches, rescues

As the summer hiking season gets underway, New Hampshire's Fish and Game Department is offering Hike Safe cards for people to support search and rescue efforts, and be exempt from liability for repaying…

May 25
NOAA: $9M for projects to mitigate climate change threats

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities deal with extreme weather, changing ocean conditions and climate hazards. The NOAA National…

May 25
Actress and comedian Anne Meara dies

Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85. Jerry Stiller and son Ben Stiller say Meara died Saturday.…

May 25
Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell together again for new album

Even though the server got his order wrong, Rodney Crowell waits patiently for his egg-white omelet. He chats with Emmylou Harris as she picks at her grapefruit, revealing his easygoing nature and their…

May 25
Budget proposal in Concord puts money toward new technology

Online systems to license dogs and apply for building permits. A new staff person for the IT department. A computerized time-keeping system for employees. Those items are all included in Concord's proposed…

May 25
A day of remembrance: Warner residents honor fallen soldiers on Memorial Day

At the last stop of Warner's Memorial Day parade, Korean War veteran Ted Young and a unit from the town's American Legion Post 39 stood solemnly on a bridge over the Warner River. Young tossed a bunch…

May 25
Officials: Waco shootout won't affect Laconia bike week

The biggest motorcycle rally in the Northeast kicks off in New Hampshire in two weeks, and law enforcement officials and organizers said they do not believe this month's deadly shootout between rival motorcycle…

May 25
21 New Hampshire museums free for military families

There are 21 museums in New Hampshire offering free admission to military families from Memorial Day through Labor Day under the Blue Star Museums program. The New Hampshire museums are among 2,000 nationwide…

May 25
Launching campaign, Sanders appeals to party's Warren wing

For Democrats who had hoped to lure Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren into a presidential campaign, independent Sen. Bernie Sanders might be the next best thing. Sanders, who is opening his official…