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New Hampshire prep school settles with abused former student

Jun. 23, 2018 12:03 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An elite New Hampshire prep school has agreed to a confidential legal settlement with a former student who was sexually abused by two teachers in the 1970s. The settlement between the St. Paul's School in Concord and William Foley was reported by New Hampshire Public Radio. "I wish...

Prep school says it will pay for abused alumni's therapy

Jun. 22, 2018 4:01 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An elite New Hampshire prep school that was hit with multiple sexual misconduct allegations spanning decades announced Wednesday that it will be starting a therapy fund for abused alumni. In a statement, Concord's St. Paul's School confirmed they're establishing an independent therapy...

Naked man arrested for burglary, animal cruelty

Jun. 21, 2018 4:32 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A man who ran through a New Hampshire apartment complex terrorizing residents while naked, also threw glass at police officers and beat a dog before being hit with a stun gun and arrested. The Concord Monitor reports that 28-year-old Irakoze Ildephonse had appeared high on drugs...

Legal fight winding down in hospital hepatitis C case

Jun. 20, 2018 1:01 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire hospital is closer to holding others financially accountable for a traveling medical technician who infected dozens of patients in multiple states with hepatitis C. David Kwiatkowski is serving 39 years in prison for stealing painkillers and replacing them with...

Bernie Sanders declining to help son in race fits pattern

Jun. 16, 2018 6:40 PM EDT

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — An endorsement by Bernie Sanders is one of the most coveted gifts in Democratic politics. But the Vermont senator and liberal darling is notoriously reluctant to back many politicians, including, it turns out, his own son. Sanders has come under scrutiny in recent weeks for not...

Police: Stabbing began with hot sauce squirting incident

Jun. 15, 2018 4:15 PM EDT

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — Two men have been arrested in connection with a stabbing that began with a hot-sauce squirting incident in a New Hampshire restaurant. The Portsmouth Herald reports that police say the fight began when Nicholas Abraham squirted Ethan Fishbaugh with hot sauce and chased him out of...

Woman whose Great Danes were seized avoids jail time

Jun. 14, 2018 7:48 PM EDT

OSSIPEE, N.H. (AP) — A woman who was found guilty of housing dozens of filthy and sick Great Danes in her New Hampshire mansion will serve no jail time, but is responsible for paying back nearly $2 million for their care until they find new homes, a judge ruled Thursday. Christina Fay was sentenced on 17...

Dartmouth professor retires in sex misconduct case

Jun. 14, 2018 3:18 PM EDT

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College's president says one of three psychology professor facing sexual misconduct allegations has chosen to retire following an investigation and recommendation that the school fire him. President Phil Hanlon announced Professor Todd Heatherton's retirement in a letter to...

Student leaving early for military duty gets own graduation

Jun. 14, 2018 12:45 PM EDT

ALTON, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire high school senior class president about to head out for military training couldn't make his graduation, so he got his own personal ceremony instead. People attending the Prospect Mountain High School senior awards program Wednesday night were asked to stay after the...

Man who tricked girls into sending nude photos gets 25 years

Jun. 13, 2018 5:28 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man who posed online as a modeling agency representative to get sexually explicit photos of young girls was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years in federal prison. Matthew Felton, of Somersworth, pleaded guilty in January to child pornography charges. He used social media...