New Hampshire

How Tom Price decided chartered, private jets were a good use of taxpayer money

After Tom Price was sworn in as health and human services secretary, the Georgia Republican faced an inconvenience known to millions of Americans: His flight was delayed, an aide said, and he was forced to spend hours at an airport. The delay left Price a no-show at an early public appearance his …

News (U.S.)

Kris Kobach Can Prove U.S. Elections Are Messy, But That’s Not The Same Thing As Fraudulent

President Trump’s voter fraud commission has the stated goal of ensuring the integrity of the vote as “the foundation of our democracy.” But, like …

Politics

Leaders highlight early education for drug misuse prevention

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — More than 100 children in New Hampshire's largest city have witnessed an adult overdose in their home since 2016. Now, a police program that officials hope will be replicated elsewhere is working to prevent kids from meeting the same fate.<p>Political and law enforcement …

Early Childhood Education

Humpback whales have been enjoying their meals very close to Salisbury Beach

Humpback whales have been giving visitors to Salisbury Beach a show, rising above the waters just off the shore in pursuit of their next snack.<p><i>The</i> …

Boston

Tale of the tape shows Hendrick Motorsports slumping in '17

Jimmie Johnson smacked the wall first and Chase Elliott quickly followed the champion's miscalculated route when his car slammed into about the same …

Motorsport

The 10 Coolest Covered Bridges in New Hampshire

01 of 10<p>It's the only New England covered bridge with the power to transport you to another state. And it's not just New Hampshire's longest covered …

England

Reinvigorating America’s economy

The New Hampshire economy, like that of other states in New England, is built around small business. They are the backbone of American enterprise and …

Social Justice

New Hampshire assault suspect falsely claimed to be policeman

NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Prosecutors say a man charged with sexual assault pulled a gun on the victim’s boyfriend and falsely claimed he was a police …

Crime

C'mon Man: There's No Good Excuse for Tom Price's Profligate Private Jet Travel

File this story under, "if it were the Obama administration, conservatives would be screaming." And you know it's true. The Right teed off security …

Conservative View

Your guide to 13 New England Oktoberfests

Sure, autumn is a time for pumpkins, changing leaves, and Halloween. It’s also a time for German beer and cuisine — and lots of it.<p>Welcome to …

Beer

New Holland Beers To Be Available In Maine, New Hampshire, More Of New York | Brew Studs

Powered in part by developing relationship with Pabst.<p>Holland, Michigan-based craft brewery and artisan distiller, New Holland Brewing, begins …

2 women seek class-action status for suit against Equifax

Numerous lawsuits seeking class-action status have been filed against credit monitoring company Equifax over a massive data breach, including one …

Business

Opioids are killing too many people to autopsy all the bodies – VICE News

Whenever New Hampshire’s medical examiners suspect someone died of a drug overdose, they autopsy the body. Or at least, they used to.<p>Thanks to the nation’s out-of-control opioid epidemic, the state’s Office of the Chief Medical Examiner can’t completely autopsy every body anymore. It’s been getting …

Crime

Hop from Peak to Peak on this Northeast Road Trip

You don’t need to visit Colorado to summit mountains. In fact, the Northeast has its own high peaks and outdoor adventure, just outside the big …

Road Trips

"Color Misting" Is the New Technique Behind This Mesmerizing Rainbow Hair

We love subtle highlights and low-key color transformations just as much as the next person. For proof, look to our obsession with hair-dye …

Hair

Some states have more student debt than others — here’s why - MarketWatch

With 70% of bachelor’s degree recipients graduating with loans, student debt is becoming an almost universal experience, but that experience may …

Business

UNH Sorority Racial Investigation Over Kanye Song Rhymes with Gold Digger

White sorority girls singin' the n-word ... yep.<p>Question is, should they be thrown out of the Univ. of New Hampshire for their bars ... considering …

Republicans

Scoop: Tom Price has been taking charter jets

<b>SCOOP: TOM PRICE HAS BEEN TAKING CHARTER JETS —</b> The HHS secretary has been chartering private planes for routine travel to cities like Philadelphia, Dan Diamond and Rachana Pradhan first reported for POLITICO last night.<p>Price last week took private jets on five separate flights for official …

ObamaCare

Tom Price Is Quite Literally Taking Taxpayers for a Ride—to the Tune of Tens of Thousands of Dollars

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price was known to be corrupt before ever being named to the post. And now that he’s in the job, he’s …

Health Care

NASCAR at New Hampshire: Standings, TV schedule, qualifying drivers for 2nd postseason race

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship favorite Martin Truex Jr. locked his spot in the Round of 12 with a win Sunday in the Tales of the …

Motorsport

Where are the women? Crowded field for Kansas governor is one big men’s club

The more than a dozen candidates seeking the Kansas governor’s mansion in 2018 span the political spectrum and range in age from 16 to 71, but they …

Elections

Tom Price blasted government use of private jets, now regularly uses them for domestic travel

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price chartered a private jet at a cost of “tens of thousands of dollars” for official business on five …

Liberal View

Six-Year-Old Girl From New Hampshire Collects More Than 2,000 Books for Hurricane Harvey Victims

More than 1,800 miles away in Salem, New Hampshire, six-year-old Brooklyn Murray was horrified by the devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey in …

Travel

How Bernie Sanders is cultivating California for 2020

Bernie Sanders can’t get enough of California.<p>Sanders, the independent senator from Vermont, barnstormed the Golden State ahead of the June 2016 …

Bernie Sanders

4 New Hamsphire residents die in NC wreck

MONROE, N.C. (AP) — Four New Hampshire residents have died in a wreck in North Carolina.<p>The North Carolina Highway Patrol said the wreck happened …

Boston

West Coast states eye early presidential primaries

Democratic candidates considering a run for president in 2020 will have to make their case early to voters on the liberal Left Coast, if officials in …

Bernie Sanders

13 New England farmers markets and food festivals to visit this fall

There are certain things worth planning a weekend around, and food definitely makes the cut. This fall, eat your way across New England at these 13 …

England

Price’s private-jet travel breaks precedent

HHS secretary took chartered aircraft on five flights last week, while his predecessors would fly commercial.<p>In a sharp departure from his predecessors, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price last week took private jets on five separate flights for official business, at a cost of tens of …

Politics

Are You Living in One of the Happiest States in America?

In these transient times, where we're constantly being urged to pick up and move in search of better jobs or a better quality of life — and many of …

Rhode Island

Chocolate lab carried down New Hampshire mountain by rescue volunteers

FRANCONIA, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire search and rescue team had to save a Labrador retriever from the trails of Mt. Lafayette over the weekend.<p>The …

Republicans