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CDC is hopeful weather will suppress coronavirus, others unsure of weather's role

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) on Thursday confirmed the 15th case of novel coronavirus in the United States after a Chinese evacuee was flown to Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio. The 14th U.S. case of COVID-19, the official name for the strain of novel coronavirus that has infected tens of thousands mostly in China, was confirmed on Wednesday night.The death toll for the virus reached more than 1,300 total fatalities as of Thursday morning, the vast majority of which have occurred i...
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Biden tells New Hampshire Democrats: Buttigieg is ‘not a Barack Obama’

By JULIE PACE and HUNTER WOODALL MANCHESTER, N.H. — Scrambling to salvage his presidential campaign, Joe Biden escalated his criticism of Pete Buttigieg on Saturday, mocking Buttigieg’s experience as a small city mayor and cutting down the comparisons Buttigieg has drawn to the last Democratic president, declaring: “This guy’s not a Barack Obama.” Biden’s biting attacks on Buttigieg’s relatively thin resume mark a new, more aggressive attempt to slow the momentum of the youngest candidate in the...
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2016 GOP candidate Fiorina calls Trump’s impeachment ‘vital’

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Carly Fiorina, a 2016 GOP presidential candidate, says “it is vital” that President Donald Trump be impeached, but she did not go so far as to say he should be removed from office. The Democratic-led House is expected to vote Wednesday to approve two impeachment articles, though the president’s removal by […]
Tags: News, Nation, Gop, House, Donald Trump, Carly Fiorina, Trump, Fiorina, MANCHESTER N H AP


Hikers answer plea to find wedding ring lost on mountaintop

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A man’s quest to find his wedding ring on a 4,000-foot snow-covered mountain in New Hampshire has been completed by a couple of hikers — and a metal detector. WMUR-TV reports Bill Giguere, of Massachusetts, recently lost the gold band on Mount Hancock. Giguere, who had been wearing it for three […]
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Layoffs, office closings for Harris’ New Hampshire campaign

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — California Sen. Kamala Harris is winding down her presidential campaign’s efforts in New Hampshire. The entire New Hampshire field organizing team was laid off, and three field offices are also closing. That’s according to the Harris campaign’s New Hampshire spokesman. Harris has spent little time in New Hampshire since announcing her […]
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Man charged in church shooting accused of assaulting lawyer

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say a public defender is in intensive care after being attacked by a client charged with attempted murder in connection with a church shooting. Court documents released Tuesday allege that 37-year-old Dale Holloway, of Manchester, New Hamsphire, assaulted public defender Michael Davidow during a jailhouse meeting Monday. Police say Davidow […]
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Hillary Clinton implies Gabbard is favored by Russia

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Hillary Clinton appears to call Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard “the favorite of the Russians” in a recent interview, while also describing 2016 Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein as “a Russian asset.” During a podcast appearance on Campaign HQ with David Plouffe, the former U.S. secretary of state and 2016 […]
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2020 Democrats clash over impeachment, felons' right to vote

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — California Sen. Kamala Harris joined the call for President Donald Trump's impeachment as five leading Democratic presidential contenders clashed in a series of prime-time town hall meetings that exposed deep divisions in a party desperate to end the Trump presidency.
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Impeachment Divides Dems At Back-To-Back CNN Forums

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — California Sen. Kamala Harris joined the call for President Donald Trump’s impeachment as five leading Democratic presidential contenders clashed in a series of prime-time town hall meetings that exposed deep divisions in a party desperate to end the Trump presidency. Harris’ unexpected support for impeachment follows Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s push for Congress to begin the process to remove the Republican president following the release of special counsel ...
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The Latest: Buttigieg: It's clear Trump deserves impeachment

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on a series of town halls with five 2020 Democratic presidential candidates (all times local):
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Harris faces calls to prove her commitment to NH voters

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — When Sen. Kamala Harris made her first trip to New Hampshire, she attracted an enthusiastic crowd of more than 1,000 people who braved a treacherous February snowstorm to see the person vying to become America’s first black female president. But as the California senator returns to the state this week, she’s […]
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The Latest: Harris plans executive action on gun violence

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on a series of town halls with five 2020 Democratic presidential candidates (all times local):
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Fight for 2020 Democratic nomination moves to prime time

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The fight for the Democratic presidential nomination moves to prime time as five White House contenders showcase their policies and personalities from the same stage for the first time. During Monday night’s town halls, the candidates will take turns fielding questions from young people in New Hampshire and CNN anchors. The […]
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Buttigieg Scrambles To Turn 2020 Enthusiasm Into An Organized Campaign

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — There are no policy positions on his website. He has virtually no paid presence in the states that matter most. And his campaign manager is a high school friend with no experience in presidential politics. Welcome to the campaign of Pete Buttigieg , the 37-year-old Indiana mayor who has suddenly become one of the hottest names in the Democrats’ presidential primary season. Yet there is an increasing urgency, inside and outside of the campaign, that his moment may pass ...
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Buttigieg scrambles to turn 2020 buzz into momentum

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — There are no policy positions on his website. He has virtually no paid presence in the states that matter most. And his campaign manager is a high school friend with no experience in presidential politics. Welcome to the campaign of Pete Buttigieg, the 37-year-old Indiana mayor who has suddenly become one […]
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Booker to deliver commencement speech in New Hampshire

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker will be one of four commencement speakers at Southern New Hampshire University’s graduation ceremonies in May. The school announced Tuesday that the presidential candidate will speak at a ceremony for online students on the morning of May 12. Booker is one of six current senators who […]
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NH Republicans welcome Trump primary challenge

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire gave Donald Trump his first presidential primary victory. Some prominent New Hampshire Republicans aren’t so sure he deserves a second. In sharp contrast to Republicans in other states, some New Hampshire GOP leaders are actively encouraging — or at the very least failing to discourage — Trump primary challengers. […]
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Sanders’ past New Hampshire backers wary to commit again

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire has been good to Bernie Sanders, delivering him a 22-point victory in 2016 that was one of his biggest blowouts that year. But as he launches his second campaign for the presidency, there are early signs that he doesn’t have a lock on the nation’s first primary. More than […]
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Sen. Warren: US needs to address 'ugly history of racism'

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who said earlier this week that she supports reparations for black Americans who have been affected by slavery, told reporters Friday that the nation needs to confront its "ugly history of racism" and "talk about the right way to address it and make change."
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Sen. Warren: Every family deserves high-quality child care

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Sen. Elizabeth Warren told New Hampshire Democrats on Friday that she proposed a universal child care plan because no American family should experience the desperation she did as a working mother to find safe, reliable, quality child care. “We’re the richest country in the history of the planet,” Warren told a […]
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Gillibrand backs bipartisanship but not in Cabinet

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand told young voters in New Hampshire that she won’t promise to appoint a bipartisan Cabinet if she’s elected president, but said she’s proven she can work with both Republicans and fellow Democrats. The New York senator arrived Friday night for a weekend swing through the state that will […]
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Eyeing 2020, Jay Inslee pitches himself as climate candidate

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee introduced himself by first name to one college student after another this week as he toured the state that's home to the nation's first presidential primary. Then, still with a smile, he told them that humanity is under existential threat because of climate change.
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2020 hopeful Castro tells NH voters that ‘everyone counts’

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Democrat Julian Castro is in New Hampshire for the first time as a presidential candidate, and his message to voters is that he believes “everyone counts.” The former Obama administration housing chief and San Antonio mayor was in New Hampshire before the November election campaigning for Democratic candidates. And he’s back […]
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The Latest: Booker speaks at Democrat victory celebration

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on Sen. Cory Booker's visit to New Hampshire (all times local):
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Sen. Cory Booker visits New Hampshire in preview for 2020

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Sen. Cory Booker, returning to the first-in-the-nation primary state Saturday for a two-day trip that could turn out to be a tuneup for the New Jersey Democrat's potential presidential campaign, said the visit leaves him "a lot more confident in making decisions going forward."
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Booker trip to New Hampshire possible preview for 2020

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Cory Booker is returning to the first-in-the-nation primary state for a trip that could turn out to be a tuneup for the New Jersey senator’s potential Democratic presidential campaign. Booker’s been invited by the New Hampshire Democratic Party to headline their post-midterm election “Victory Celebration” Saturday in Manchester. He’ll also be […]
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Baldwin urges ‘overthrow’ of Trump government via voting

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully “overthrow the government of Donald Trump.” Baldwin spoke Sunday night at a fundraising dinner for the New Hampshire Democratic Party a night after returning to “Saturday Night Live” to portray the president. He says […]
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Collins: Delay vote to let Kavanaugh accuser testify

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine said Friday that President Donald Trump’s tweet criticizing his Supreme Court nominee’s accuser was “appalling” and a disservice to both the judge and the woman who has accused him of a long-ago sexual assault. Collins, a swing vote on the nomination, spoke at events in […]
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12-year-old girl from Honduras reunited with her family

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A girl from Honduras has been reunited with her family in New Hampshire after she was separated from them by the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy on illegal border crossings. Twelve-year-old Nathalia Guzman travelled from Yoro, Honduras with her aunt Francia Guzman, her uncle, Henrry Cruz-Amaya, and her cousin, Fernando Cruz-Guzman. WMUR-TV […]
Tags: News, New Hampshire, Honduras, Trump, MANCHESTER N H AP, Nation & World, Nathalia Guzman, Yoro Honduras, Francia Guzman, Henrry Cruz Amaya, Fernando Cruz Guzman


Alec Baldwin to speak at New Hampshire Democrats’ dinner

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Alec Baldwin will be the keynote speaker at the New Hampshire Democratic Party’s annual fall fundraising dinner. The actor, who won an Emmy last year for his portrayal of President Donald Trump on “Saturday Night Live,” will speak at the Oct. 14 Eleanor Roosevelt Dinner in Manchester. Baldwin says he is […]
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