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Washington Post's Wemple Defends Sneaky Tactics of AP Freelancer at New Hampshire GOP Event.

On Tuesday, Randy Hall at NewsBusters covered how 'the Associated Press hired a 'freelancer' -- who turned out to be 'a hardcore left-wing activist' -- to attend a 'closed press' fund-raiser for the GOP in New Hampshire.' In other words, the wire service sent Melanie Plenda to the event for the express purpose of crashing ...

- NewsBusters - US

The Associated Press Cracks, Issues Correction Undermining Hit Piece from Leftist Activist Hired to Sneak into Kellyanne Conway Event.

The leftist activist that the Associated Press hired as a freelancer to sneak into a private event with White House counselor Kellyanne Conway in New Hampshire, it turns out, violated the AP's editorial standards.

- Breitbart - US

6,300-plus stoves recalled following electrocution death.

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. " The federal Consumer Product Safety Commission has announced the voluntary recall of 6,300 electric stoves in connection with the electrocution death of a plumber last year.The recall is for Blomberg and...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Democrats pick up two GOP-held legislative seats, the first flips of the Trump era. There'll be more.

On Tuesday night, Democrats flipped not one but two state legislative seats in special elections—and both came in deep red territory. In New Hampshire, Democrat Edie DesMarais defeated Republican Matthew Plache by a 52-48 margin in the state House's 6th Carroll District, a seat Donald Trump won 51-44 last fall. Meanwhile, ...

- Daily Kos - US

AP Leftist Freelancer Sneaks Into Event to Slam GOP, Kellyanne Conway.

The antagonism between the “mainstream media” and the Trump administration reached a new low last week when the Associated Press hired a “freelancer” -- who turned out to be “a hardcore left-wing activist” -- to attend a “closed press” fund-raiser for the GOP in New Hampshire ...

- NewsBusters - US

Prep school grad appeals judge's decision denying new trial.

A New Hampshire judge has rejected claims that a prep school graduate received ineffective counsel during his sexual assault trial.

- FOX News - US

New England prep school: 13 past staffers engaged in sexual misconduct.

BOSTON - An elite New Hampshire prep school acknowledged on Monday that 13 former members of its staff engaged in sexual misconduct with students in incidents dating back decades, following an independent review by a Boston law firm.

- Reuters - US

23 staff members implicated in sexual abuse scandal at an elite New England prep school: report.

A shocking investigation into allegations of sexual abuse at St. Paul's School in Concord, New Hampshire found “substantiated evidence” of abuse dating back to the 1940's. According to the New York Times, 23 staff members were implicated in a report a...

- The Raw Story - US

AP Hires Leftist Activist as Freelancer to Sneak Into Closed Press NH GOP Event to Attack KellyAnne Conway.

A freelance reporter with the Associated Press has drawn the ire of the GOP in New Hampshire after working her way into a closed press' fundraiser last week and then falsely reporting on the event.

- Breitbart - US

New England prep school: 13 past staffers engaged in sexual misconduct.

An elite New Hampshire prep school acknowledged on Monday that 13 former members of its staff engaged in sexual misconduct with students in incidents dating back decades, following an independent review by a Boston law firm. The St. Paul's School apologized and said that it had failed to adequ...

- The Raw Story - US

New England prep school: 13 past staffers engaged in sexual misconduct.

An elite New Hampshire prep school acknowledged on Monday that 13 former members of its staff engaged in sexual misconduct with students in incidents dating back decades, following an independent review by a Boston law firm. The St. Paul's School apologized and said that it had failed to adequately investigate allegations ...

- Yahoo! News - US

An investigation at an elite New Hampshire boarding school found 13 former staff members engaged in 'sexual misconduct'

AP Photo/Jim ColeA report released on Monday by St. Paul's School, an elite boarding school in Concord, New Hampshire, details the "substantiated claims" of sexual misconduct by 13 former faculty and staff members at the school. The investigation, conducted by Casner & Edwards law firm in Boston, Massachusetts, was ...

- Business Insider - US

Westinghouse says locking out union members at New Hampshire plant

Westinghouse, which has been operating under bankruptcy protection, had only begun formal negotiations with the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers, Iron Shipbuilders, Blacksmiths, Forgers and Helpers in April for a contract that expired April 29 of this year. The Boilermakers and Westinghouse engaged in a mediation ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Report backs sex abuse claims against 13 at prep school

CONCORD, N.H. — An investigation into sexual misconduct at an elite prep school in New Hampshire has found substantiated claims of abuse involving 13 former faculty and staff.

- Billings Gazette - US

Westinghouse to lock out 172 union members at New Hampshire plant

- Westinghouse Electric Co, a unit of Japan's Toshiba Corp , said on Sunday it issued a lockout notice to 172 union members at its nuclear components manufacturing plant in Newington, New Hampshire, declaring that the sides had reached a stalemate in contract negotiations.

- Reuters - US

Study: Higher-income youth employed more than lower-income

DURHAM, N.H. — Teenagers from higher-income families are more likely to hold jobs than those from lower-income households, according to University of New Hampshire research that suggests employment itself has become an extracurricular activity.

- Yahoo! News - US

Westinghouse to lock out 172 union members at New Hampshire plant

Westinghouse Electric Co, a unit of Japan's Toshiba Corp , said on Sunday it issued a lockout notice to 172 union members at its nuclear components manufacturing plant in Newington, New Hampshire, declaring that the sides had reached a stalemate in contract negotiations. Westinghouse, which ha...

- The Raw Story - US

Westinghouse to lock out 172 union members at New Hampshire plant

- Westinghouse Electric Co, a unit of Japan's Toshiba Corp , said on Sunday it issued a lockout notice to 172 union members at its nuclear components manufacturing plant in Newington, New Hampshire, declaring that the sides had reached a stalemate in contract negotiations. Westinghouse, which has been operating under ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Reinventing high school

Textbooks are rare. So are traditional grades. Students progress at their own pace. See how one New Hampshire school is retooling education.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

Land around powerlines could be boon to birds

CONCORD, N.H. — Transmission lines may be eyesores for most people but for songbirds, the forest around them might just be critical habitat.

- Billings Gazette - US

Study: Higher-income youth employed more than lower-income

DURHAM, N.H. " Teenagers from higher-income families are more likely to hold jobs than those from lower-income households, according to University of New Hampshire research that suggests employment itself has become an extracurricular...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Study: Higher-income youth employed more than lower-income

DURHAM, N.H. — Teenagers from higher-income families are more likely to hold jobs than those from lower-income households, according to University of New Hampshire research that suggests employment itself has become an extracurricular activity.

- Billings Gazette - US

Downward-facing goat: Yoga trend draws flock to New Hampshire farm

Eight people dressed in bright-colored athletic tops and soft pants sat on foam mats and stretched until five tiny Nigerian Dwarf goats, the size of small dogs, pranced into the studio and their goat yoga class began.

- BDNews24 - BD

Downward-facing goat: Yoga trend draws flock to New Hampshire farm

Yoga enthusiasts practice moves while goats climb around and sometimes on them The post Downward-facing goat: Yoga trend draws flock to New Hampshire farm appeared first on The Express Tribune.

- The Express Tribune - PK

Northrop Grumman to modernize turbine engines on USS New Hampshire

Northrop Grumman has received a $7.3 million contract for for maintenance, material support, and modernization of the turbine engines on the USS New Hampshire.

- UPI - US

'Natural Foods Cookbook' author Beatrice Trum Hunter dies

CONCORD, N.H. " Beatrice Trum Hunter, who wrote "The Natural Foods Cookbook" in 1961, long before organic foods became a staple at supermarkets, has died. She was 98.Family members said Trum Hunter, who also took an early stance...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

US Coast Guard continues search for survivors from missing airplane

MIAMI, United States - The US Coast Guard up to late Wednesday was continuing to search for survivors from an aeroplane that went missing off the coast of the island of Eleuthera in The Bahamas on Monday.Missing are Jennifer Blumin, 40, from New York City; Nathan Ulrich, 52, from Lee, New Hampshire; and Blumin's two and ...

- JamaicaObserver.com - JM

Pentagon holding meeting in central NY for relatives of MIAs

Relatives of MIAs who have been invited to the meeting come from an 11-state region of the East Coast that stretches from New Hampshire to Virginia.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Kellyanne Conway tells Trump's supporters to ignore critics

NASHUA, N.H. — President Donald Trump's counselor Kellyanne Conway has told supporters in New Hampshire they should "just ignore" his critics and the incessant chatter about the scandals dogging him.

- Billings Gazette - US

The Latest: Lawmaker who resigned says he feared for safety

CONCORD, N.H. " The Latest on a Republican lawmaker who created a misogynistic online forum :4:35 p.m.A Republican lawmaker in New Hampshire who was criticized for creating a misogynistic online forum says...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Lawmaker criticized for online misogynistic forum resigns

CONCORD, N.H. " The founder of a misogynistic online forum resigned from the New Hampshire House on Wednesday, shortly after his Republican colleagues recommended that no action be taken against him.Rep. Robert Fisher of Laconia...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

New Hampshire couple among wealthy school-choice advocates

- Education Week - US

New Hampshire Disenfranchised This 94-Year-Old, Legally Blind Woman Because of Her Signature. Now We're Suing.

The state's signature match' test disenfranchises hundreds of voters each year, many of whom have disabilities. In New Hampshire, hundreds of voters are disenfranchised each election due to a statute which requires all absentee voters to undergo a signature match' requirement — essentially a handwriting test. One of these ...

- ACLU - US

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