CONCORD — The campaign to create a buffer zone between landfills and state parks in New Hampshire ended abruptly Monday when House negotiators dropped their demand that it be a part of an unrelated bill dealing with future disasters or states of emergency.
CONCORD — A proposed 24-week ban on abortions, except those when the mother’s life is at risk, would be part of any House and Senate Republican compromise for the pivotal trailer bill to a two-year state budget.
Attorney General Merrick Garland said on Monday the U.S. Justice Department is considering changing its policies for obtaining records from the legislative branch after revelations that former President Donald Trump’s administration had secretly gotten the communications records of some memb…
TRENTON, Maine - At the height of tourist season, the recycling bins in this coastal town used to swell with glass and plastic, office paper and piles of cardboard from the local boatyard. But the bins are gone, and their contents now join the trash, destined either for an incinerator to gen…
ST. IVES, England -President Joe Biden plans to press Vladimir Putin in their upcoming meeting to rein in ransomware attacks launched from Russian soil. He is expected to demand that Russia withdraw from Ukraine. He will almost certainly tell the Russian president to stop interfering in U.S.…
WASHINGTON — U.S. Roman Catholic bishops are due this week to discuss whether politicians, including President Joe Biden, should receive Communion while supporting abortion and LGBTQ rights, a debate that has divided the clergy and laid bare internal cultural rifts.
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court on Monday asked President Joe Biden's administration to give its views on whether the justices should hear a challenge to Harvard University's consideration of race in undergraduate student admissions.
BRUSSELS — NATO leaders designated China as presenting “systemic challenges” in a summit communique on Monday, taking a forceful stance towards Beijing at Joe Biden’s first summit with an alliance that Donald Trump openly disparaged and ridiculed.
Abortion restrictions, gubernatorial emergency powers, an expansion of school choice and the teaching of racial diversity all will be debated vigorously over the next four days as legislators try to reach consensus on a two-year state budget.
Multimillion-dollar ventilation projects in New Hampshire schools are in limbo, while the state and U.S. Departments of Education sort out how to approve spending money from the COVID relief bill passed in December.
BRUSSELS — White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said on Sunday G7 leaders rallied around the need to “counter and compete” with China on challenges ranging from safeguarding democracy to the technology race.