Latest New Hampshire News

Cops: 5 kids removed from home because of squalid conditions

Jan. 27, 2023 15:11 PM EST

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire couple is facing criminal charges for allowing five children, including one who hollered out a window for help, to live in squalid conditions, police say. Steven Legault, 36, and Candace Krauklin, 35, both of Manchester, were arraigned Friday...

Trump's return to Facebook could be major fundraising boost

Jan. 26, 2023 12:15 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The decision by Facebook's parent company to soon reinstate Donald Trump's account comes at a critical moment for the former president as he tries to build campaign momentum for a return to the White House. Reclaiming his social media megaphone could open an...

Dems vote to give states more time on new primary calendar

Jan. 25, 2023 21:30 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Democratic National Committee panel voted Wednesday to give New Hampshire and Georgia more time to make changes that would allow both to be part of a revamped group of five states leading off the party's presidential primary starting next year. But even as they...

Brown scores 23, New Hampshire knocks off Albany (NY) 84-65

Jan. 25, 2023 20:53 PM EST

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Kyree Brown's 23 points helped New Hampshire defeat Albany (NY) 84-65 on Wednesday night. Brown had five rebounds for the Wildcats (9-10, 4-3 America East Conference). Matt Herasme scored 22 points and added seven rebounds and three steals. Nick Johnson shot 6...

New marijuana legalization bill gets New Hampshire hearing

Jan. 25, 2023 17:21 PM EST

CONCORD, N.h. (AP) — The New Hampshire Legislature is once again debating recreational use of marijuana but efforts to legalize it still face significant hurdles. In the decade since the state legalized medical marijuana, the House has passed recreational marijuana bills several...

New England states getting hit by latest winter storm

Jan. 23, 2023 16:54 PM EST

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Some of the New England states were getting hit with a winter storm Monday that was snarling roads, knocking down electric wires and keeping some children home from school. A winter storm warning issued by the National Weather Service is due to expire Monday...

Boonyasith's 14 help UMBC defeat New Hampshire 80-69

Jan. 21, 2023 16:14 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Jacob Boonyasith had 14 points in UMBC's 80-69 victory against New Hampshire on Saturday. Boonyasith was 5 of 9 shooting, including 2 for 4 from distance, and went 2 for 5 from the line for the Retrievers (14-7, 4-2 America East Conference). Dion Brown scored 13...

Drive Free or Die? NH considers restricting pets in cars

Jan. 20, 2023 14:42 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire is the only state that allows adults to drive without wearing seatbelts. Want to use your dog instead? Go for it, for now. While the state currently has no lapdog-related laws, the Legislature is considering a bill that would make it illegal for...

Man formally indicted in couple's death, faces arraignment

Jan. 20, 2023 12:52 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A man has been formally indicted in the shooting deaths of a couple in New Hampshire. A Merrimack County grand jury recently indicted Logan Clegg, 26, on two counts of second-degree murder “for knowingly" causing the deaths of Stephen and Djeswende Reid by...

Reports of hate crimes have grown in New Hampshire

Jan. 20, 2023 11:32 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The number of hate crime complaints being reported New Hampshire has grown in the nearly six years since the state set up a dedicated civil rights unit in the attorney general's office. The office received 187 hate crime complaints statewide in 2022, up from...