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NEW YORK — Storming past questions about his health, Bernie Sanders vowed that he’s “more ready than ever” to fight for a political revolution — with a little help from new friends — at a rally Saturday that drew thousands to a New York City park. The rally offered a pointed reminder to skep…
CLEVELAND (AP) — The nation’s three biggest drug distributors and a major drugmaker agreed to an 11th-hour, $260 million settlement Monday over the terrible toll taken by opioids in two Ohio counties, averting the first federal trial over the crisis.
WASHINGTON — If the FBI discovers that foreign hackers have infiltrated the networks of your county election office, you may not find out about it until after voting is over. And your governor and other state officials may be kept in the dark, too.
SPRINGFIELD, Vt. — New England history buffs flocked to Springfield on Friday to tour the town’s historic “Precision Valley” manufacturing district for a day of viewing and learning about Springfield’s prominent machine tool makers of the 19th and 20th centuries.
CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Authorities in New Hampshire say a woman was struck and seriously injured on the tracks by a Conway Scenic Railroad train carrying passengers.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire authorities say a search over four months for a man wanted on violations stemming from a drug conviction has led to his arrest.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — University of New Hampshire researchers have shown it's possible to grow strawberries in the state from early summer through late fall.
LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — A pickup truck driver accused of causing a collision that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire has been indicted on 23 charges saying he negligently caused the deaths and was under the influence of one or more drugs at the time.
NORTH HERO, Vt. (AP) — Vermont investigators believe a house fire that led to the death of two young brothers was accidental, caused by an issue with an electric clothes dryer and vent system, state police said Monday.
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a frenzied week of activity in Parliament, and possibly in the courts, as he tries to woo rebellious lawmakers in time to meet the Oct. 31 Brexit deadline.
AKCAKALE, Turkey (AP) — Dozens of vehicles rolled out of a besieged Syrian border town, evacuating Kurdish fighters and civilians and opening the way for Turkish-backed forces to take over in the first pullback under a three-day-old U.S.-brokered cease-fire.
RANDOLPH, N.H. (AP) — A motorcycle club shared tears and memories in New Hampshire at the site of a new monument for seven riders who died in a June crash.
WASHINGTON (AP) — As President Donald Trump describes it, the U.S. swooped into an intractable situation in the Middle East, achieved an agreement within hours that had eluded the world for years and delivered a "great day for civilization."