An employee of the New Hampshire drug recovery center that Vice President Mike Pence was scheduled to visit earlier this month before abruptly canceling the trip agreed to plead guilty last week to federal drug trafficking charges.
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg soared into the lead on attracting money from donors in the first-in-the-nation primary state, according to a Union Leader analysis of Federal Election Commission records.
Congress and the White House are on the brink of an agreement that would raise the debt limit until July 31, 2021 and increase government spending for two years, according to people briefed on the discussions.
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Tuesday will significantly expand its power to quickly deport undocumented immigrants who have illegally entered the United States within the past two years, using a fast-track deportation process that bypasses immigration judges.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump, members of the U.S. Supreme Court and others paid their respects on Monday to liberal Justice John Paul Stevens, who died last week, as his body lay in repose in the courthouse’s stately great hall.
Britain called on Monday for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz, days after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker in what London described as an act of “state piracy” in the strategic waterway.
MANCHESTER — The deadline to file papers to run for office in the 2019 Manchester municipal primary election came and went Friday, with contested races looming for alderman and school board seats in all 12 wards and the mayoral race.
DERRY — At a Town Council workshop Thursday, councilors discussed a list of over 20 goals for the town that they would like to pursue, but renovations at Hood Park was the only item with the support of more than two councilors.
The two House chairmen who will oversee this week’s hearings featuring former special counsel Robert Mueller III on Sunday declared President Donald Trump an “unindicted co-conspirator” and accused him of high crimes and misdemeanors but stopped short of calling for his impeachment.
DUBAI - A British warship tried but failed to prevent Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps from seizing a British tanker in the Strait of Hormuz last week, intercepted radio communications show, fueling a wave of recriminations in London on Sunday over who was to blame for the incident l…
DUBAI/LONDON — Britain was weighing its next moves in the Gulf tanker crisis on Sunday, with few good options apparent as a recording emerged showing that the Iranian military defied a British warship when it boarded and seized a ship three days ago.
CONCORD — The New Hampshire state budget stalemate hit Day 20 Saturday, and Gov. Chris Sununu has been applying his charm offensive — including in an unprecedented private meeting with municipal leaders to plead his case.
DUBAI — Iran posted a video on Saturday showing masked men descending from a helicopter onto the deck of the British tanker that was seized by Iranian forces in the Strait of Hormuz, as Britain warned of “serious consequences” should Iran fail to release the vessel.
HONG KONG — Tens of thousands gathered in Hong Kong on Saturday to voice support for the police and to call for an end to violence, after a wave of protests against an extradition bill triggered clashes between police and activists and plunged the city into crisis.
New Hampshire had two major moves for public schools Thursday as Gov. Chris Sununu signed a landmark, anti-discrimination law while an administrative rules panel objected to the Learn Everywhere plan of Education Commissioner Frank Edelblut.
Democratic presidential contender Cory Booker trails his rivals in the polls and in pursuit of the biggest checks but he struck a blow in his bid to win the "first primary" Thursday with a list of 42 new activists backing his 2020 campaign.
The state took over the property in 1901 to create a “school for feeble-minded children” -- which grew into the Laconia State School that operated until 1991. Plans are being drafted to determine how to best repurpose the site.
WASHINGTON — U.S. and Japanese officials are working hard to reach agreement on a bilateral trade agreement, a senior Japanese official told Reuters on Wednesday, adding he was looking forward to news on the deal in the near future.
WASHINGTON — The House of Representatives voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William P. Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt for failing to provide documents related to the Trump administration’s efforts to add a question on citizenship to the 2020 Census, furth…
WASHINGTON — A Republican senator moved Wednesday to stall for the moment legislation providing compensation to 9/11 workers, sparking an emotional appeal on behalf of those sick and dying after responding to Ground Zero.
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a freshman lawmaker who has clashed with Republican President Donald Trump and her own Democratic leadership, has sought a meeting with House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi to discuss their relationship, a Pelosi aide said on Wednesday.
NEW YORK — A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the release of documents relating to hush-money payments by Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen to two women who said they had sexual encounters years ago with the President, declaring the matter of “national importance.”
MANCHESTER -- In the wake of President Donald Trump's controversial tweets about four minority congresswomen, one local Republican candidate decried Trump's comments while others avoided direct criticism of the President.
WASHINGTON -- Former Justice John Paul Stevens, a Republican appointee to the U.S. Supreme Court who later became an outspoken leader of the liberal wing as the court moved to the right, died on Tuesday at age 99, the court said in a statement.
WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to condemn President Donald Trump for racially charged attacks against four minority Democratic congresswomen, a symbolic vote aimed at shaming Trump and his fellow Republicans who stood by him.
WASHINGTON — Army Secretary Mark Esper made his case to become the nation’s next Pentagon chief before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday and received widespread support — apart from a broadside by Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., who raised questions about his years as a top defe…
A coalition of immigrant advocacy groups led by the American Civil Liberties Union filed suit against the Trump administration in a federal court in San Francisco on Tuesday in an attempt to halt the implementation of a new policy disqualifying most asylum seekers who pass through Mexico bef…
WASHINGTON -- A visibly irritated federal judge on Tuesday banned President Donald Trump's former adviser Roger Stone from posting on social media, describing him as behaving like a schoolchild unable to follow simple orders, after prosecutors accused him of violating a gag order by repeated…