Latest New Hampshire News

Warren, Buttigieg scrap puts Democratic divide on display

Dec. 7, 2019 12:28 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Elizabeth Warren has spent weeks absorbing attacks from moderate rivals looking to blunt her surging campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination. Now, as the Massachusetts senator risks losing momentum, she's starting to hit back. After a Democratic Party fundraiser in Boston on...

Buttigieg backs black leaders after Indiana event disrupted

Dec. 5, 2019 7:18 PM EST

HENNIKER, N.H. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg is applauding African American leaders in his home city for “speaking their truth” after a protester disrupted an event held to demonstrate black support for the mayor in South Bend, Indiana. African American leaders held...

Senator: Lebanon must be 'on notice' on jailed US citizen

Dec. 5, 2019 2:32 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An American citizen jailed in his native Lebanon since September on no charges is very ill, and if he dies there, then Lebanon should be subject to sanctions, U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire said Wednesday. Shaheen, who was addressing a Senate Foreign Relations Committee...

New Hampshire routs Maine Maritime 91-37

Dec. 4, 2019 9:10 PM EST

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Jayden Martinez and Josh Hopkins scored 17 points apiece as New Hampshire routed Maine Maritime Academy 91-37 on Wednesday night. Nick Guadarrama added 16 points, nine rebounds and five assists for the Wildcats and Marque Maultsby contributed 15 points and six rebounds. Nicholas DePatsy...

New Hampshire voting law on trial, just weeks before primary

Dec. 3, 2019 5:10 PM EST

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Ten weeks before New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation presidential primary, challengers of a state law that requires additional documentation for voters to register testified Tuesday that it has created confusion and intimidation, while supporters said the changes increase...

Daye’s free throw lifts FIU past New Hampshire 70-69

Nov. 30, 2019 9:41 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Antonio Daye Jr. sank a free throw with two seconds remaining to give Florida International a 70-69 win over New Hampshire on Saturday night. The Panthers (5-3) were down by eight with just under four minutes to play but rallied to tie it on an Eric Lovett jumper with 42 seconds left. In the...

Request denied to block New Hampshire’s voter residency law

Nov. 28, 2019 11:37 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A federal judge in New Hampshire denied a request Wednesday that would have blocked a new state law requiring voters to be full-fledged residents from being enforced for the first-in-the-nation presidential primary in February. The American Civil Liberties Union of New Hampshire sued...

Study warns helmets don’t offer full protection on slopes

Nov. 28, 2019 8:30 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — For several years now, it has been almost de rigueur for skiers and snowboarders to strap on a helmet amid rising concerns about safety on the slopes. But a new study caution that helmets cannot protect skiers from all head injuries. Two trauma surgeons studied data of seriously...

Hikers answer plea to find wedding ring lost on mountaintop

Nov. 27, 2019 6:51 PM EST

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A man’s quest to find his wedding ring on a 4,000-foot snow-covered mountain in New Hampshire has been completed by a couple of hikers — and a metal detector. WMUR-TV reports Bill Giguere, of Massachusetts, recently lost the gold band on Mount Hancock. Giguere, who had...

Sutherlin carries New Hampshire past Bryant 87-76 in OT

Nov. 26, 2019 10:34 PM EST

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Sean Sutherlin had career highs of 21 points and 20 rebounds as New Hampshire beat Bryant 87-76 in overtime on Tuesday night. Nick Guadarrama had 15 points and seven rebounds for New Hampshire (4-3). Jayden Martinez added 14 points and 12 rebounds. Chris Lester had 13 points for...