Jeanne Shaheen

World War II intelligence officer gets Congressional medal

A 97-year-old World War II intelligence officer, who sent coded messages across hundreds of miles jungles in Southeast Asia, has received the highest …

World War II

New Hampshire gets $250,000 to boost exports

A program that helps businesses increase exports and better reach foreign markets is getting a funding boost.<p>The Small Business Administration has …

New Hampshire

Inspector General To Review Trump's Document Declassification Order

On Monday, President Trump ordered the unredacted release of some documents linked to the Russian meddling investigation.<p>Allies of President Donald …

Donald Trump

12-year-old girl from Honduras reunited with her family

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A girl from Honduras has been reunited with her family in New Hampshire after she was separated from them by the Trump …

New Hampshire

FBI expected to fight Trump’s demand for ‘immediate declassification’ of Russia probe materials: report

President Donald Trump has routinely acted in unprecedented ways while handling the FBI — and now the FBI is taking steps to assert their …

Liberal View

Grant goes to Dover to improve transportation

Several members of New Hampshire's Democratic Congressional delegation have announced a grant aimed at improving transportation networks in …

New Hampshire

Some employees' personal data revealed in State Department email breach: report

A small number of State Department employees had their personal information exposed in a recent hack, Politico reported Monday.<p>The news outlet …

U.S. State Department

New Hampshire gets federal grant to help homeless veterans

The state's Democratic congressional delegation says that New Hampshire is getting more than $2.8 million in federal grants to help homeless veterans.<p>…

New Hampshire

Sen. King to vote 'no' on Kavanaugh

Sen. Angus King announced his opposition to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Wednesday.<p>“I have determined that I cannot support this nomination,” King, an independent from Maine who caucuses with Democrats, said in a statement. He joins a handful of senators, including New Hampshire …

Politics

Senators grill Pompeo on vulnerable cybersecurity at State Department

A bipartisan cadre of senators sent a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday calling out the department's poor adoption of multi-factor …

U.S. Dept. of State

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen: Cause of illness sickening U.S. diplomats in Cuba must be probed

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, a Democratic lawmaker, on Tuesday called for a congressional investigation into new reports that Russia may be behind the …

U.S. Dept. of State

Report: Trump to sign executive order threatening election meddling sanctions

President Trump is expected to sign an executive order as soon as Wednesday that would threaten sanctions on foreign companies, individuals or …

Politics

Sen. Mark Warner Will Vote Against Kavanaugh

Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., announced on Tuesday that he will oppose the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, the <b>Washington Examiner</b> is …

Conservative View

Kelly And Marchand Hustle As Primary Nears

Democratic candidates for governor Molly Kelly and Steve Marchand are working to stoke support -- and pounding core messages -- in advance of …

New Hampshire

US considers Guantanamo, Iraqi prisons for ISIS fighters captured by Syrian rebels: report

The Trump administration is considering sending hundreds of captured ISIS fighters held in Syria to an Iraqi prison or the U.S. detention facility at …

Guantanamo Bay

US Officials Looking to Transfer Captured ISIS Fighters to Gitmo

The administration is looking at a plan to send several captured ISIS fighters to the U.S. detention facility in Guantanamo Bay, <b>NBC News</b> is reporting.<p>…

Conservative View

Senate Democrats To Mike Pompeo: Give Us Interpreter's Notes From Trump-Putin Meeting

"Our questions over what commitments President Trump made ... during the private, two-hour meeting remain unanswered."<p>WASHINGTON ― What the hell happened in President Donald Trump’s private, two-hour meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki last month?<p>Top Democrats on the Senate …

Donald Trump

Sen. Pat Toomey Targeted in Email Hacking Attempt

Several people working for Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) received phishing emails this week as part of a hacking attempt, <i>The Morning Call</i> reports. The …

News (U.S.)

Democrats on DeVos Gun Proposal: ‘A Fountain of Bad Ideas’

Comes after report Education Department considers letting states use federal funds to buy guns for schools<p>Democrats are slamming Secretary of …

Politics

Shaheen, Hassan attack Trump climate plan as health threat

New Hampshire's Democratic Congressional delegation criticized the Trump administration efforts to scale back restrictions on climate-changing …

Business

New Hampshire gets $16 million to protect water resources

New Hampshire will receive a $16 million grant to improve water infrastructure and ensure the supply of clean drinking water.<p>The state's Democratic …

Water

Report: Hackers targeted Democratic opponent of Rep. Dana Rohrabacher

The FBI has reportedly investigated a series of cyberattacks against a former Democratic opponent of Rep. Dana Rohrbacher, R-Calif., one of the most …

Cyber-attacks

Defense law has measures helping Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

Measures helping the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard are included in the defense policy bill that President Donald Trump signed into law.<p>Democratic New …

News (U.S.)

Funding to help fishermen with at-sea monitor costs

CONCORD, N.H. — Funding is now available to reimburse New England fishermen for the cost of at-sea monitors that gather data to help inform fishing …

Fishing

NH Senate Leader Charged With Domestic Violence

New Hampshire State Senator Jeff Woodburn, a key Democrat, was charged with hitting and biting a woman.<p>CONCORD, NH — The New Hampshire Senate …

Domestic Violence

Congress OKs bill to force tech firms to reveal foreign probes into military software

The US Congress has approved a spending bill that includes legislation aimed at keeping military software safe from foreign hacking.<p>The bill, which was approved on Wednesday, requires tech companies to disclose if they allowed countries such as China and Russia to look closely at software sold to …

Cybersecurity

Poet Donald Hall's Final Words In Rhyme Came In 2014 Senate Race

New Hampshire's U.S. Senate race between Jeanne Shaheen and Scott Brown inspired the prolific poet, who died last month.<p>When the poet Donald Hall died last month at age 89 at his home in Wilmot, New Hampshire, The New York Times called him “a staggeringly prolific writer.”<p>Hall, who was poet …

Scott Brown

Senate Dems to regulators: Proposed Volcker changes go too far

The proposal released in May to clarify how banks comply with the proprietary trading ban would “undermine a fundamental provision" of Dodd-Frank, …

Jeff Merkley

Donald Hall’s last poem was about Scott Brown

You’ll be forgiven, perhaps, if you don’t recall a brief moment of poetry in the 2014 US Senate race in New Hampshire between incumbent Democrat …

Scott Brown

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen Says She Was A Target Of A Hacking Attempt

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Sen. Jeanne Shaheen D-N.H., about reports that her office may have been a recent target for Russian hackers.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>Many parts of the U.S. government are warning about foreign interference in our elections. For our next guest, the mission has …

Politics