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4 from New Hampshire die in wreck in North Carolina.

Four New Hampshire residents have died in a wreck in North Carolina.

- WRAL.com - US

U.S. Senate votes to oust Russian security software vendor Kaspersky from federal use.

Following a directive from the Department of Homeland Security last week banning the use of Kaspersky Lab security software in the executive branch, the U.S. Senate has followed suit. On Monday, the Senate passed an amendment against Kaspersky Lab pushed forward by New Hampshire Democrat Jeanne Shaheen.

- TechCrunch - US

A Nightmare in New Hampshire.

They might as well have been shouting “You will not replace us!” State authorities in New Hampshire are investigating a possible hate crime after a family reported that their 8-year-old boy was pushed by teenagers off a picnic table with a rope around his neck, injuring him. The boy, who is biracial, was treated ...

- washingtonmonthly.com - US

Impax acquires Pax to expand its sustainable investment strategy.

Aim-listed sustainable investment group Impax Asset Management has today announced it will acquire US firm Pax World Management, to create an investment manager with £10.3bn in assets under management. London-headquartered Impax will initially pay $52.5m for New Hampshire-based Pax, with another $37.5m due in 2021 ...

- City AM - UK

New Hampshire's marijuana decriminalization law goes into effect.

New Hampshire decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana Saturday, becoming the 22nd state in the country to do so.

- UPI - US

Trump's voter fraud commission proves a magnet for controversy.

As President Donald Trump's voter fraud commission prepared to convene in New Hampshire this week, it already faced questions about its seriousness of purpose and whether it was a hopelessly biased endeavor. Then things got worse. An email surfaced in which the Heritage Foundation's Hans von Spakovsky,...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Search for toxic chemicals expands at former Navy base in Brunswick, Maine.

The Navy plans to expand its search on the former Brunswick Naval Air Station property for potential contamination from chemical compounds that have caused health alarms near military bases in New Hampshire and other states.

- Stars and Stripes - US

California lawmakers green light early primary in 2020.

SACRAMENTO — California lawmakers sent Gov. Jerry Brown a bill early Saturday that would move the state's 2020 primary election up three months to March, bidding to exert greater influence on the next presidential nominating contest.If signed into law by Brown, the early primary could dramatically alter the shape of the ...

- POLITICO - US

The 28 States Where a Little Pot Can Still Send You to Jail.

Tomorrow New Hampshire becomes the 22nd state to eliminate that possibility.

- Reason.com - US

Price: More than $200M Coming to Fight Opioid Crisis.

Tom Price, the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, announced Thursday in New Hampshire that more funding is on its way to combat the opioid crisis, according to New Hampshire's WMUR.

- Newsmax - US

Memorial services planned for woman fatally shot at hospital.

Memorial services have been scheduled for a woman whose son is charged with shooting her in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital.

- FOX News - US

'NIGHTMARE': Corey Lewandowski Intimidated Neighbors With Baseball Bat, Per Lawsuit

A new lawsuit accuses Corey Lewandowski, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, of intimidating and threatening his New Hampshire neighbors — even brandishing a baseball bat.

- Mediaite - US

Democrats Flip State House Seats In 2 Districts That Trump Won By Double Digits

Democrats won two GOP-held legislative seats in Oklahoma and New Hampshire on Tuesday, bringing the total number of state legislature seats the party has flipped since the November election to six.

- Yahoo! News - US

Woman says hanging incident that injured 8-year-old son was 'intentional'

The mother of an 8-year-old biracial boy says he suffered injuries to his neck after a group of children tried to hang him in New Hampshire.

- ABC News - US

Rally In New Hampshire Held For Biracial Boy Nearly Hanged By Teens

CLAREMONT, N.H. — More than 100 people, holding hands and singing “We Shall Overcome,” gathered at a park to offer support to the family of an 8-year-old biracial boy who was nearly hanged by a group of teenagers. The boy's grandmother said the teens taunted him with racial slurs on Aug. 28 in the mostly ...

- TPM News - US

Police slow to probe New Hampshire boy's hanging, family alleges

Over the past two weeks, the alleged hanging of an 8-year-old biracial boy has roiled the small, picturesque town of Claremont, New Hampshire. As a few hundred residents gathered in town for a prayer vigil organized by local clergy on Tuesday night, fresh allegations by the boy's family further rock...

- The Raw Story - US

Cops: Man asked stepdad to leave, then shot mom in hospital

A Rhode Island man accused of fatally shooting his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital is set to be arraigned on murder charges.

- FOX News - US

The Latest: Complaint: Man saw stepson point gun, shoot mom

The Latest on a Rhode Island man accused of fatally shooting his mother at New Hampshire's largest hospital : 9:45 a.m.

- FOX News - US

Rhode Island man accused of shooting mom in hospital due in court

A man accused of shooting dead his 70-year-old mother as she lay in a hospital intensive care unit will appear at a New Hampshire Court on Wednesday, media reported. Travis Frink, 49, of Warwick, Rhode Island, is suspected of shooting his mother Pamela Ferriere, 70, a patient in the intensive care u...

- The Raw Story - US

Kobach: 'High Possibility' Commission Won't Make Any Recommendations

MANCHESTER, N.H. — The vice chairman of President Donald Trump's commission on election fraud on Tuesday dismissed criticism that the panel is bent on voter suppression, saying there is a “high possibility” it will make no recommendations when it finishes its work — and even if it does, it can't force ...

- TPM News - US

Rhode Island man accused of mom shooting in hospital due in court: media

- A man accused of shooting dead his 70-year-old mother as she lay in a hospital intensive care unit will appear at a New Hampshire Court on Wednesday, media reported.

- Reuters - US

Democrats pick up state House seats in Oklahoma and New Hampshire districts Trump won by double digits

In special elections on Tuesday, Democrats in Oklahoma and New Hampshire won state legislative seats vacated by Republicans in districts President Trump won by double digits. In New Hampshire, Democratic small-business owner Charles St. Clair beat Republican Steve Whalley, 55 percent to 45 percent, for a state House seat ...

- The Week - US

Rhode Island man accused of mom shooting in hospital due in court: media

Travis Frink, 49, of Warwick, Rhode Island, is suspected of shooting his mother Pamela Ferriere, 70, a patient in the intensive care unit of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon on Tuesday, WMUR 9 reported. Frink will be arraigned in a Grafton County Superior Court in New Hampshire on a first degree murder ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Rally held for biracial boy who was nearly hanged by teens

CLAREMONT, N.H. — More than 100 people, holding hands and singing "We Shall Overcome," gathered at a park to offer support to the family of an 8-year-old biracial boy who was nearly hanged by a group of teenagers.

- Billings Gazette - US

Man accused of killing his mom in hospital to be arraigned

LEBANON, N.H. — A Rhode Island man accused of fatally shooting his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital was set to be arraigned Wednesday on murder charges.

- Billings Gazette - US

Man accused of killing his mom in hospital to be arraigned

Rhode Island man accused of fatally shooting his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital was set to be arraigned Wednesday on murder charges

- The Daily Star - LB

Civil and Human Rights Coalition Condemns Sham Pence-Kobach Commission

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human RightsWith the Pence-Kobach voting commission gathering in New Hampshire for its second meeting on Tuesday, Vanita Gupta, president and CEO of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, wrote an op-ed in the Concord Monitor discrediting the sham commission's claims of ...

- Common Dreams - US

Man accused of killing his mom in hospital to be arraigned

A Rhode Island man accused of fatally shooting his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital was set to be arraigned Wednesday on murder charges. Travis … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

John Podhoretz Brings the Truth on Voter Fraud to Liberal Panel

The Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity was in New Hampshire on Tuesday to look into the state’s same-day voting system. And in the wake of their inquiries, the liberals of MSNBC were up in arms with claims of voter suppression and denials of voter fraud existing at all. But Commentary magazine ...

- NewsBusters - US

Authorities: Man shoots mother dead in hospital, is arrested

Police say they are investigating reports of an active shooter at New Hampshire's largest hospital.

- FOX News - US

Rally held for biracial boy who was nearly hanged by teens

More than 100 people have gathered at a New Hampshire park to offer support to the family of an 8-year-old biracial boy who was nearly hanged by a group of teenagers and to call for more action against racism.

- FOX News - US

Man accused of killing his mom in hospital to be arraigned

A Rhode Island man accused of fatally shooting his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital is set to be arraigned on murder charges.

- FOX News - US

Howard Dean threatens New Hampshire's early primary status over proposed voter ID measures

Campaign Action Former Democratic National Committee chair Howard Dean is putting New Hampshire on notice: Enact new voter ID measures and risk losing your treasured first-in-the-nation primary. The ultimatum came Monday as Donald Trump's sham election commission prepped for a Tuesday meeting in which officials planned to ...

- Daily Kos - US

Trump's Voter Fraud Panel Unlikely to Recommend Reforms

The vice chairman of the controversial government commission President Donald Trump has charged with investigating alleged fraudulent voting practices in last year's U.S. elections said Tuesday there is a "high possibility" the panel will complete its work without making any recommendations. Kris Kobach, a Republican who is ...

- Voice of America - US

Patient killed by son at New Hampshire hospital, authorities say

A patient is dead and a suspect is in custody after a violent incident at a New Hampshire hospital that forced a lockdown.

- Hawaii News Now - US

Kobach Catches Flak From Fellow Commissioners Over Voter Fraud Claims

Kris Kobach may have thought he had a slam dunk case when he showed up in New Hampshire Tuesday to claim mass voter fraud. Instead, he found himself getting dunked on — by both the members of the voter fraud commission he's leading, and the witnesses who testified at its meeting — who bashed him for screwing up ...

- TPM News - US

Patient slain inside hospital by her son, authorities say

LEBANON, N.H. — A Rhode Island man has been arrested after shooting shot dead his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital, sending dozens of police officers to the facility and forcing the facility into…

- Billings Gazette - US

The Latest: Victim identified as shooting suspect's mother

LEBANON, N.H. — The Latest on a person taken into custody in connection with reports of an active shooter at New Hampshire's largest hospital :

- Billings Gazette - US

Kris Kobach watches his voter fraud lie get fact-checked. It didn't go well.

Several Democratic voting experts including New Hampshire's secretary of state on Tuesday repudiated White House voting commission co-chair Kris Kobach's claim that thousands of out-of-state voters in New Hampshire likely tipped the Senate race to Democrats. Kobach acknowledged he should have hedged his wording, but did not ...

- ThinkProgress - US

Authorities: Man shoots mother dead in hospital, is arrested

A Rhode Island man who fatally shot his mother in the intensive care unit of New Hampshire's largest hospital, sending dozens of police officers scrambling there and briefly forcing a lockdown, has been arrested, authorities said. No one else was injured in the violence.

- WRAL.com - US

Trump's voter fraud commission has contentious meeting in New Hampshire

The second public meeting of President Trump's voter fraud commission, held Tuesday in New Hampshire, included protesters who called it a "sham" and a few rebukes of vice-chair and Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, who claimed in a Breitbart column last week it was "highly likely" that voters in New Hampshire with ...

- The Week - US

Trump voter fraud panel strikes civil tone in New Hampshire

Assertions that out-of-state voters swung a Senate race lead to the session's only drama.

- POLITICO - US

Rhode Island man accused of killing mother at New Hampshire hospital

Authorities say a 70-year-old woman was shot and killed by her son in the intensive care unit at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Tuesday, sending New Hampshire's largest hospital into lockdown.

- FOX News - US

Patient slain inside hospital by her son, authorities say

Police say they are investigating reports of an active shooter at New Hampshire's largest hospital.

- FOX News - US

Elderly woman killed at New Hampshire hospital, son arrested

Authorities say a 70-year-old woman was shot and killed by her son in the intensive care unit at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Tuesday, sending New Hampshire's largest hospital into lockdown.

- FOX News - US

The Latest: Victim identified as shooting suspect's mother

The Latest on a person taken into custody in connection with reports of an active shooter at New Hampshire's largest hospital : 5 p.m. Rhode Island State Police say the suspect taken into custody following reports of an active shooter at New Hampshire's largest hospital is a Rhode Island resident.

- FOX News - US

New Hampshire's biggest hospital in lockdown after patient, 70, slain in intensive care

A patient was shot to death inside an intensive care unit Tuesday by a family member, leading to a lockdown at New Hampshire's largest hospital, ...

- The Japan Times - JP

New Hampshire officials slam Kris Kobach for unfounded assertion that election was fraudulent

President Donald Trump's "election integrity" commission, a source of roiling controversy since its inception, convened here Tuesday amid fresh discord over an unfounded assertion by its vice chairman that the result of New Hampshire's Senate election last year "likely" changed due to voter fraud....

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Ex-Sec of State blasts Trump's voter fraud panel: It's based on the 'biggest lie a president has ever told'

The former chief elections officer for the state of Missouri had harsh words for President Donald Trump's voter fraud commission. Speaking with Jake Tapper on CNN's “The Lead,” former Secretary of State Jason Kander was asked about the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, which met in ...

- The Raw Story - US

New Hampshire hospital shooting suspect in custody: police

Police in New Hampshire on Tuesday took into custody a suspect linked to an active shooting report at Dartmouth-Hitchcock hospital, a spokesman for the Lebanon, New Hampshire, police department said. The hospital, the state's largest, was locked down following reports of an active shooter, a s...

- The Raw Story - US

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