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Messi, Salah score 2 each in Champions League goal rush

Oct. 19, 2021 17:27 PM EDT

Lionel Messi and record-breaker Mohamed Salah converted coolly taken penalties to seal 3-2 wins for Paris Saint-Germain and Liverpool amid a goal rush on a wild night in the Champions League. Thirty-five goals were scored across eight group games on Tuesday — at an...

Puppet Little Amal arrives in UK after journey across Europe

Oct. 19, 2021 12:06 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — A giant puppet of a Syrian refugee child created to symbolize millions of displaced children landed Tuesday on the coast of southeast England on the last leg of a 5,000-mile (8,000-kilometer) journey across Europe from the border of Syria. The 11.5-foot...

Man indicted in 1-year-old's drowning death in bathtub

Oct. 18, 2021 11:31 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The death of a 1-year-old child who was found unresponsive in a bathtub in 2019 has led to the indictment of a Manchester man. The child was found at a motel in Manchester and was taken to a local hospital, but did not regain consciousness,...

Veterans, hospital in Bible dispute agree to mediation

Oct. 18, 2021 09:29 AM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Two U.S. Air Force veterans and New Hampshire's veterans hospital involved in a legal dispute over the display of a Bible have agreed to mediation. The lawsuit filed in federal court in 2019 by the veterans against the Manchester hospital director...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 21:30 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bow 43, Hollis/Brookline 16 Concord 48, Manchester Memorial 28 Hillsboro-Deering/Hopkinton 41, Kingswood 8 Laconia 20, Interlakes-Moultonborough 12 Lebanon 47, John Stark 0...

Salah scores another wonder goal as Man United slumps in EPL

Oct. 16, 2021 14:54 PM EDT

There seemed to be no route to goal for Mohamed Salah when he received the ball at a standing start just inside the area with three opponents around him. The Liverpool forward is in the form of his life, though, and after a series of feints, deft touches and shoulder...

Man arrested in Florida in 2020 killing of Manchester man

Oct. 12, 2021 13:42 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An arrest has been made in the killing of a Manchester man last year, authorities said Tuesday. The Manchester Police Department and other law enforcement agencies started investigating the disappearance of Zakhi Charabaty, 42, in March of last...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 22:04 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bedford 54, Manchester Memorial 14 Bishop Brady 34, Franklin 0 Campbell 18, Monadnock 0 Epping-Newmarket 16, Mascoma Valley 0 Hollis/Brookline 34, John Stark 8 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 08, 2021 22:31 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bishop Guertin 26, Nashua North 25 Concord 35, Manchester Central 12 Exeter 40, Dover 0 Goffstown 35, Spaulding 6 Laconia 35, ConVal 6 Merrimack 35,...

Column: Saudi control of Newcastle — victories over reality

Oct. 08, 2021 14:19 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — When the broker of Newcastle's buyout was asked when she last spoke to Saudi Arabia crown prince Mohammad Bin Salman about the English Premier League club, she was momentarily unsettled. After a long sigh and further hesitation, Amanda Staveley was clearer...