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Correction: Death Penalty-New Hampshire story

Apr. 12, 2019 1:52 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — In a story April 11 about the New Hampshire Senate voting to repeal the death penalty, The Associated Press reported erroneously how the relatives of murder victims, retired prosecutors and others testified. They testified in favor of the bill, which is against the death penalty, not...

De Blasio calls Obama's early days in office 'a lost window'

Mar. 17, 2019 8:29 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New York Mayor Bill de Blasio on Sunday criticized former President Barack Obama during a small gathering as he mulls a run for president, saying that Obama's early days in office were "a lost window." Minutes later, in front of a larger audience, de Blasio praised the Affordable Care...

The Latest: Buttigieg questions Pence support for Trump

Mar. 10, 2019 11:45 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on Democratic presidential candidates (all times local): 11:25 p.m. Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg (BOO'-tuh-juhj) says he and Vice President Mike Pence have different views of their Christian faith and that he doesn't understand Pence's loyalty to President...

New Hampshire debates 'red-flag' gun control bill

Mar. 5, 2019 3:25 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The debate over making it easier to take guns away from dangerous people in New Hampshire featured red T-shirts on one side and white pearls on the other Tuesday. The House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee held a public hearing on a bill that would allow family members or...

New Hampshire cold case unit solves 5 decade old murder

Feb. 20, 2019 3:39 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Cold Case Unit said Wednesday it has solved its oldest crime, the 52-year-old shooting death of an auto repair shop worker, and said the man who did it killed himself years later. On Sept. 1, 1966, Everett Delano, 49, was shot three times in the head while working at...

Harris: Facts unfolding in probe of alleged Smollett attack

Feb. 18, 2019 11:38 PM EST

Sen. Kamala Harris says she won't comment again on the investigation into a reported attack on "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett until it's completed. Speaking Monday to reporters in Concord, New Hampshire, during her first presidential campaign trip to the state, the U.S. senator from California says that "the...

The Latest: Klobuchar takes a 'relative' look at gun laws

Feb. 18, 2019 11:36 PM EST

The Latest on the presidential candidates (all times EST): 11:30 p.m. Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar says that she comes at gun safety legislation from the perspective of: "Would this hurt my Uncle Dick in the deer stand?" Appearing Monday night at a CNN town hall in New Hampshire, the 2020 Democratic presidential...