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May 21. 2014 3:26PM

Woman sentenced for Boston Marathon bombing One Fund fraud

A New York woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to collecting a fraudulent $480,000 claim from One Fund Boston, a nonprofit group that benefits victims of the Boston Marathon bombings, according to the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office.

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Conway motel condemned by fire department; 29 residents displaced

CONWAY — The Conway Fire Department was forced to shut down the White Deer Motel for 49 violations of the state fire code Friday. Occupants on Sept. 18 were given 24 hours to move out by 1 p.m. the next day.

Parasite decreases Moose population, impacting New England hunting season

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Sportsmen hoping to bag a big moose are seeing increased competition from a tiny parasite that’s cutting down moose populations in New England and across parts of the northern United States, prompting some states to offer hunters fewer permits or halt hunting altogether.

Chesterfield church to explore ugly parts of the Bible

There are portions of Christian scripture that is hard to reconcile, and when taken as is, they do not serve to preach a grace-filled or loving God, but instead lay out a deity that is hateful, ugly, and violent. In scripture there are more than a handful of stories of rape, murder, genocide, betrayal, and racism.

Meriam Ibrahim attorneys banned from leaving Sudan over accusation they tainted country's image helping her avoid a whipping, execution for faith

Sudan this week banned five attorneys from leaving the country after another lawyer accused them of tainting the country's image by defending Meriam Ibrahim, the Christian mother of two falsely accused of apostasy, two of the attorneys said.

Lesson in patriotism: Lebanon High senior petitions for American flag to be flown after school snubs 9/11

The anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks last week spurred Lebanon High School senior Bhavna Kaushik, a dual citizen of the United States and India who was 4 years old on 9/11, to look for the school’s flag. She couldn’t find one. She found it 'really shameful on a day like that'

Conway police commissioner pleads guilty to road-rage assaults, won't resign

CONWAY – Police commissioner Larry Martin was ordered to undergo anger-management counseling as part of his sentence after being found guilty of two counts of simple assault and disorderly conduct in connection to a road rage type incident in August.

Fireball over New Hampshire may have been Russian spy satellite (VIDEO)

The object probably was a piece of Russia’s Cosmos 2495 reconnaissance satellite, launched in May, said Charles Vick, an aerospace analyst with military information website Globalsecurity.org.

Legislators agree on not paying ransom, but want feds to treat families of hostages better

ROCHESTER — Members of the New Hampshire legislative delegation seem to agree with the U.S. policy against paying ransom to terrorist groups, even if it means freeing a loved one from captivity, though they ask that government officials treat families of American hostages with compassion.

Robots now milk cows at Orford dairy farm

Nate Tullar shows off his Lely robotic milker at Tullando, his family farm in Orford, New Hampshire.

MassLive finds little to convey NH advantage at Big E pavilion

For most of New England, championing the state's food traditions is a time-honored practice. In New Hampshire? Not so much.

As it becomes legal, states need common standard for marijuana intoxication says Vt. officer

'If we legalize marijuana, we have to make sure that our driving laws are the same as our alcohol driving laws. Which right now they're not, they're different,' said Scott.

Franklin man accused of stabbing 10-year-old girl's bicycle tire

A Franklin man is facing multiple charges after a run-in Wednesday with a 10-year-old girl on a bicycle.

NASCAR: Who the Vegas wise guys like heading into Loudon

When it comes to this weekends race all of the usual suspects are the favorites. However Kyle Busch is getting himself some love this weekend and Keselowski is the firm favorite in the eyes of the wise guys.

Bitcoin ATMs coming soon to New Hampshire

Nashua, Manchester, Dartmouth and UNH are likely first sites.

Groveton High School beats the odds to make Newsweek Top 100 national rankings

Groveton High School is listed at #90 on the 2014 Newsweek America’s Top High Schools, and at #71 on its new ranking, Beating the Odds: America’s Top High Schools for Low-Income Students.

Fall foliage season may be later, but longer on warmer Earth

The fall foliage season that prompts millions of Americans to undertake jaunts into the countryside each year could come much later and possibly last a little longer within a century, according to new research.

Litigation is only option for Portsmouth to stall Newington propane expansion

In July, New Hampshire’s congressional delegation requested federal government provide an environmental impacts study. That request was denied on Tuesday.

More schools stocking shots that counter serious allergic reactions, only NH and R.I. don't

Only two states -- New Hampshire and Rhode Island -- have no current or pending legislation regarding stocking epinephrine in schools, according to FARE.

New farmer-to-locavore business model at odds with state law

A Colebrook woman is trying to make it easier for people to buy locally grown foods while giving farmers an economic boost. Her idea is a variation on the classic roadside farm stand, and it is a model that could be used around the state. But it’s going to require a change in state law.

NH firm's futuristic firefighter suit has sensors, head-up display

Mark Mordecai, director of business development at Pittsfield, N.H.–based Globe, says that this fall three firefighter-training academies in the United States will start instructing students in the use of the WASP system.

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