In this weekend's Sunday News
A conversation with the Obamas
The Obamas address questions from readers about the economy, the political stalemate in D.C., their family life and what they hope to accomplish next. Also, a new book by Curtis Eichelberger examines how NFL players reconcile their deep faith and love of the game with their on-field violence.
The high school football season kicks off with games Friday and Saturday, and no one covers the action more comprehensively than the Union Leader and Sunday News. We'll bring you game stories, roundups and, on Sunday, Marc Thaler's “First & 10” notebook column.
On his feet
Sitting in a power scooter less than four months after a partial amputation of his left leg, diabetes patient Don Willikens is already talking about the prosthesis he'll be getting. Dartmouth-Hitchcock care coordinator Diane Flint is helping to ensure he'll be walking again soon, putting a face on the new way of providing medicine called accountable care organization.
In September 1961, Barney and Betty Hill of Portsmouth claimed they had been abducted by aliens while driving through Lincoln. Their tale has been recounted many times and will be again ... and again ... during the fourth annual Exeter UFO Festival on Saturday. We'll be there to report on any unusual sightings.
Beyond beach chairs
Now that summer is over, here are some important moves you should make before the end of the year — including updating wills, financial records, reviewing insurance, making charitable contributions, and contributing to IRAs and 529 plans.
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- George Will: The benefits of prudence - 0
- Jonah Goldberg: Paul and Cruz vie to become Reagan's heir - 0
- Thomas Sowell: Liberal education policies hurt minorities - 0
- Charles Arlinghaus: Yes, our paltry rainy day fund is a really big deal - 3
- Rep. Terie Norelli: New Hampshire workers deserve higher minimum wages - 2
- Les Bernal: Why don’t casino advocates and executives patronize casinos? - 5
- David Harsanyi: Do most Americans agree with Demsocrats? - 3
- Sam Cohen: ‘No compromise’ gun groups shoot themselves in the foot - 10
- Kathy Sullivan: Scott Brown’s prospects for a U.S. Senate win are poor - 18
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- Sens. Shaheen, Ayotte slam latest push for online sales tax - 0
- Bedford girls basketball team spreads the scoring wealth - 0
- New Hampshire high school athletes on the run (and jumping) in NYC - 0
- Ian Clark's High School Hockey: Teams anxious to play - 0
- Manchester Mayor Gatsas: Vote tells me Hooksett is satisfied with Manchester schools - 0
- After Pinkerton rejection, what's next for Hooksett students? - 0
- Nashua aldermen approve pair of union contracts - 0
- Was a crime committed? Nashua police are not certain - 0
- Nashua must decide on parkway project's bridge aesthetics - 0
SCORE workshop offers social media tips
Minimum wages: Maximum spin
Hooksett votes down Pinkerton schools deal
Hooksett has five new school board members
A CIA bombshell: Feinstein and the Fourth