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Supreme Court to hear school tax credit challenge.

The State's Supreme court will hear arguments Wednesday on whether a tax credit program runs afoul of the constitution because it offers scholarships to students attending religious schools.

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Shaheen thanking NH police who responded to Boston.

Senator Shaheen is scheduled to meet with members of the Manchester Police Department on Tuesday afternoon to thank them for their response to the tragedy, which killed three people and injured more than 250 on April 15, 2013.

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yesterday

Man in child neglect case faces assault charges.

28-year-old Roland Dow has been indicted on new charges of assaulting and threatening a county jail inmate in New Hampshire.

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Monday

New Hampshire moves to nix adultery as a crime.

Lawmakers are taking steps to repeal a centuries-old law that makes it a crime to commit adultery after 2003 ruling by the New Hampshire Supreme Court that said same-sex partners in an adulterous affair could not be charged with a crime because of long-standing case law defining adultery as between a man and woman.

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Sunday

New Hampshire ready to start 2 new drug courts.

Judge Kenneth Brown says a pair of drug courts could open as soon as this fall in Hillsborough County if a $700,000 grant is approved.

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Friday

Senate hopeful Brown: Health law costs liberty.

Former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown formally announced his campaign Thursday in Portsmouth.

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Thursday

Senate panel endorses death penalty repeal measure.

The Senate Judiciary Committee is recommending passage of a bill to repeal the state's death penalty.

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April 9, 2014

Long-delayed school should be done end of August.

The construction schedule for Unity's new elementary school should be ready at the end of August.

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April 8, 2014

Vermont police release ID of man shot by officer

Vermont State Police have identified the man shot and killed last week by a Brattleboro officer as 35-year-old Michael Santiago of Brattleboro.

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April 8, 2014

2 charged with selling fake marijuana in NH, Maine.

Kyle Hurley and Robert Costello have been charged with selling a form of synthetic marijuana in New Hampshire and Maine.

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April 7, 2014

NH senators press for more heating funds.

Senators Shaheen & Ayotte want to see more federal aid go towards the Low Income Home Heating Assistance Program in 2015.

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April 6, 2014

NH House panel holding hearing on new casino plan.

On Tuesday the House's tax writing committee will hold hearing on a new Senate plan to legalize casino gambling in the Granite State.

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April 4, 2014

Police: 1 dead after police shooting at hotel.

Vermont State Police say one person is dead following a shooting involving a Brattleboro police officer.

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April 4, 2014

Man taken into custody following police standoff.

William Silva of Londonderry has been accused of barricading himself inside a house and being armed with a hatchet and knives in a standoff with police that lasted several hours.

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April 4, 2014

Shooting at Vermont hotel involved police.

Vermont State Police are investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred Friday morning at a Brattleboro Hotel.

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April 4, 2014

100 students competing in NH Geographic Bee.

Students from across the Granite State will compete Friday afternoon at Keene State College in state level of the part of the National Geographic Bee.

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April 3, 2014

Senate committee tackles death penalty repeal.

The fathers of two murder victims will be among those testifying in favor of repealing the state's death penalty.

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April 3, 2014

NH’s senators speak out against more base closings.

Both of New Hampshire's senators are speaking out against the Department of Defense's call for a new Base Realignment and Closure round.

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April 2, 2014

NH gov visiting Berlin bridge to discuss funding.

Governor Hassan will visit Berlin Wednesday to talk about the need to strengthen the investment in the state's transportation's infrastructure.

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April 2, 2014

Cummington man sentenced for child sexual assault.

53-year old Richard Meyer was sentenced up to 18 years in prison for sexually assaulting a friend's 10-year-old daughter.

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The State's Supreme court will hear arguments Wednesday on whether a tax credit program runs afoul of the constitution because it offers scholarships to students attending religious schools.

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Obama to announce $600M job training initiative

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The plan is part of an effort launched in the State of the Union speech to act in the absence of a consensus from a divided Congress.

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Students plan to gather in prayer and in support a week after a mass stabbing.