U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor in Fort Worth agreed with a coalition of 20 states that a change in tax law last year eliminating a penalty for not having health insurance invalidated the entire Obamacare law.
President Donald Trump on Friday said his budget chief, Mick Mulvaney, will take over as White House chief of staff on a temporary basis after former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie abruptly withdrew from consideration for the post.
WASHINGTON — New Hampshire now has a seat on both U.S. Senate committees dealing with federal spending, taxes and trade with the promotion of U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan, D-NH, to the Senate Finance Committee Thursday.
WASHINGTON — A woman accused of acting as a Russian agent to infiltrate a powerful gun lobby group and influence U.S. policy toward Moscow pleaded guilty to a single count of conspiracy in federal court on Thursday in a deal with prosecutors that could give them insight into Russian meddling…
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Thursday introduced legislation holding Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and insisting on accountability.
LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May survived a humiliating challenge to her leadership on Wednesday night, beating back a no-confidence vote triggered by rebels in her Conservative Party who oppose her compromise deal on how to leave the European Union.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer, was sentenced to a total of three years in prison on Wednesday for his role in making illegal hush-money payments to women to help Trump's 2016 election campaign and lying to Congress about a proposed T…
CONCORD — Attorney Charles “Chuck’’ Douglas became the eighth recipient Monday night of the Josiah Bartlett Center’s Libertas Award. He said he was surely the first to so closely match Bartlett’s biography.
NASHUA — Several months after approving a $15.5 million bond to construct a downtown performing arts center, aldermen this week amended the bond resolution to allow funding from a mandated endowment fund to be used for the design phase of the project.
President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn requested on Tuesday a sentence of a year's probation for lying to FBI agents in a case stemming from a probe into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.
MANCHESTER — Embattled Manchester school board member David Scannell said Tuesday he is convinced he did the right thing in leaking a letter from a lawyer critical of fellow board member Richard Girard.
GILMANTON — Police Chief Matt Currier and the town’s selectmen agreed Tuesday to a 60-day cooling off period in an attempt to resolve a dispute over the degree to which selectmen can tell Currier how to run his department.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended his search for a new White House chief of staff, telling reporters he would make an announcement about the job within two weeks, after his first choice declined the position.
DERRY — The town of Derry has an opportunity to use 10 acres of an old landfill site to build a 1 megawatt solar farm that would supply 40 percent of the town’s overall usage and about 80 percent to 90 percent of the department of public works’ needs, according to Derry Net Zero Task Force C…
MANCHESTER — School board members voted Monday to direct administrators to continue working with the city’s Office of Youth Services to provide an alternative education program at Manchester High School West.
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court signaled Monday it is not anxious to revisit the abortion controversy in the year ahead, disappointing conservative activists who were cheered by the appointment of Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh.
MANCHESTER — Following a vote Monday by school board members to ask the Hillsborough County Attorney’s office or Manchester police to investigate who leaked to members of the media a confidential letter from an attorney to At Large board member Rich Girard, Ward 2 board member David Scannell…
WASHINGTON — Nick Ayers announced Sunday that he is leaving the White House and will not be President Donald Trump’s next chief of staff, with four other candidates now in the running to succeed John Kelly as Trump eyes a decision by the end of the year.
Fresh off surviving the stiffest challenge of a storied 42-year career, Secretary of State Bill Gardner now faces another affront to New Hampshire’s vaunted first-in-the-nation primary, this one from a familiar foe with a new strategy.
The Republican chairmen of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee and House Oversight Committee on Saturday released a transcript of former FBI Director James Comey’s closed-door testimony about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s emails.
White House chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of this year, President Donald Trump said on Saturday, marking the biggest in a string of changes one month after Republicans lost control of the House of Representatives in midterm elections.
Lawyers for the state's judicial retirement plan said a former judge who resigned in 2008 after helping her disbarred lawyer hide money from the state is not entitled to get nearly a $90,000 annual pension and more than $400,000 in back pay and health coverage.