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New Hampshire physician assistant guilty of Insys opioid kickback scheme

A physician assistant who at one point was one of the largest prescribers of opioids in the state was found guilty Monday of receiving nearly $50,000 in kickbacks from Insys Therapeutics Inc. Read more

News

UK prison guards smell a rat and find rodents stuffed with drugs

Guards grew suspicious when they found the bodies of three rats with long stitches along their stomachs, officials said. Read more

Never too late: Quit smoking before lung surgery

Smokers who’ll be having surgery for lung cancer should quit smoking before the operation, and the sooner the better, a new study shows. Read more

Women diagnosed years later than men for same diseases

For a wide range of diseases, diagnosis comes later in life for women than for men, according to a large Danish study. Read more

Sports

Bambino's bat sells at auction for $156,000

In case you were sleeping, a Louisville Slugger once swung by Babe Ruth himself sold at auction Sunday night for $156,000. Read more

Ex-Knicks player, analyst Ramsey dies at 81

Cal Ramsey, a New York basketball icon who starred in the city in high school and college while later serving as a player and broadcaster f… Read more

After offseason of small upgrades, Yanks seek revenge on Sox

Amid much fuss this winter over two players the Yankees did not sign, Manny Machado and Bryce Harper, it was sometimes easy to forget who t… Read more

Opinion

David Harsanyi: Warren's plan to break up big tech would be bad for America

Presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren has a new plan to break up Big Tech companies.  Read more

Another View: David Hodges -- New Hampshire must preserve scholarships that protect kids

David Hodges is an attorney at the Institute for Justice. He testified about the constitutionality of the Education Tax Credit Scholarship at the New Hampshire Legislature. Read more

Traffic tsunami: Manchester bracing for a rough weekend

Once again Manchester is on the brink of a downtown traffic nightmare. Read more

Obituaries

Brandon Adams, Georgia Tech football player, dies

Brandon Adams, a defensive tackle at Georgia Tech, passed away Saturday in Atlanta, the school announced Sunday. He was 21. Read more

Economics professor Alan Krueger dies

Alan Krueger, a prominent Princeton University economics professor who advised U.S. Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama, took his own life over the weekend, his family said. Read more

Character actor Richard Erdman dies

He also had a role in “The Twilight Zone.” Read more

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Mainly sunny. Highs in the low 40s and lows in the low 20s.

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More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 20s.Wed
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Plenty of sun. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.Thu
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More clouds than sun. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the low 40s.Fri
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Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 50s.Sat
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Chance of showers. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the mid 30s.Sun
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