MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Sen. Maggie Hassan is hosting the second Innovate New Hampshire Entrepreneurship Forum to help entrepreneurs launch innovative businesses and thrive.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. senators across the Northeast are working to create new regional greenhouse gas reduction programs and expand existing efforts.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A World War II veteran who will turn 105 on Veterans Day is being honored by U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan.
Hassan will join Martin Roy, of Manchester, on Saturday at the...
SWANZEY, N.H. (AP) — The entire town of Swanzey would share a zip code under legislation being proposed by U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Sen. Maggie Hassan is leading a bipartisan effort to help more students earn college credit while still in high school.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's congressional delegation is calling on the Environmental Protection Agency to level the playing field for producers of biomass energy.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan and Republican Gov. Chris Sununu are asking President Donald Trump to clarify federal rules related to housing for people with...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The head of the largest agency in New Hampshire's state government is heading to the private sector.
Jeff Meyers has been commissioner of the Department of Health and...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan of New Hampshire has been overseas this week, visiting several countries to discuss counterterrorism efforts, drug trafficking and other...
MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan (AP) — Sniper fire from India killed a woman outside her home in the border village of Abbaspur, in Pakistan-held Kashmir, a senior Pakistani police official said...
U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire on Thursday told family members of the sailors killed in the deadliest submarine disaster in the nation's history that they did not die in vain and their...
BOSCAWEN, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire has honored prisoners of war and soldiers missing in action with an annual ceremony at the state Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen says she's glad to see the Trump administration's announcement that it would move to ban flavored e-cigarettes.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Democratic Congressional delegation has announced over $ 1 million in federal funding to support survivors of domestic and sexual violence.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's faith leaders said Tuesday they are working with law enforcement to keep their congregations safe but need more resources as they try to strike a delicate...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire is getting a grant of nearly $150,000 to help with programs at correctional and detention facilities for those struggling with substance use disorder.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Amid a spike in hate crimes nationwide, New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation announced Friday that seven houses of worship in the state are getting funding to...
KITTERY, Maine (AP) — The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is undergoing a change of command.
Capt. Daniel Ettlich is taking command of the shipyard Friday. He's taking the helm from Capt. David...
DOVER, N.H. (AP) — A criminal investigation is underway in New Hampshire after Stafford County computers were infected with a virus believed to have come from overseas.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation is welcoming Senate passage of a bill creating a commemorative coin to honor Christa McAuliffe, the Concord High School...
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A Republican military veteran on Monday announced his campaign to oust Democrat Jeanne Shaheen from her New Hampshire U.S. Senate seat, which the GOP sees as...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A former congressional staffer was sentenced to four years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to illegally posting online the home addresses and telephone numbers of five...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Former New Hampshire governors have returned to the Statehouse as part of this week's celebration of the building's bicentennial, recalling their favorite portraits and their...
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — All 10 U.S. senators in coastal New England reintroduced a proposal Friday to bar oil and gas drilling from the region's shores.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation support the call for Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before Congress following the release of his...
HOOKSETT, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan is speaking up about what she calls a growing number of threats to America's homeland.
Hassan, a Democrat, spoke Tuesday at Southern New...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — U.S. Senators from Maine and New Hampshire say they are encouraged by a new Defense Department memo that appears to maintain funding for projects at the Portsmouth Naval...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A former congressional staffer has pleaded guilty to five federal offenses that stem from illegally posting online the home addresses and telephone numbers of five Republican...
KITTERY, Maine (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's congressional delegation have visited with workers at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard to discuss military construction projects that could be cut to...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's congressional delegation and Gov. Chris Sununu are welcoming nearly $12 million in additional funding to fight the opioid epidemic.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation is urging President Donald Trump to prioritize funding for State Opioid Response grants in his annual budget proposal to...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan have voted against confirming Andrew Wheeler as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, questioning his...
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's congressional delegation have introduced a bill to designate parts of rivers in the state and in Massachusetts as scenic rivers under the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System.
The bill would create an advisory committee that works with state and federal agencies to protect and manage the Nashua, Squannacook, and Nissitissit rivers.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's congressional delegation say they appreciate that President Donald Trump touched on issues in his State of the Union address such as high prescription drugs costs and infrastructure investment, but they're disappointed he didn't rule out shutting down the government again.
Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said the recent shutdown took a terrible toll on many New Hampshire families and businesses, and must not be repeated.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's congressional delegation is proposing the creation of a commemorative coin to honor Christa McAuliffe, the Concord High School teacher who died in the NASA space shuttle Challenger disaster 33 years ago.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Senate president, Donna Soucy, is among at least 34 women nationwide to hold a top legislative spot this year. It's a new role for her but not an unfamiliar scenario for the state.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Maggie Hassan is visiting organizations that provide shelter and food to discuss the impacts of the partial government shutdown.
Hassan is visiting the Nashua Soup Kitchen on Friday, which relies on programs within the USDA to supply food and shelter.
A news release from Hassan's office says if the shutdown continues, the Nashua Soup Kitchen will find some of its services affected.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has introduced a bill that would prohibit pharmaceutical companies from claiming tax deductions for consumer advertising expenses.
Under current law, drug manufacturers are allowed to deduct the cost of advertising expenses from federal taxes. A news release from Shaheen's office Thursday said those advertising expenses have more than quadrupled over the past two decades, rising from $1.3 billion in 1997 to $6 billion in 2016.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren is hosting an organizing event in New Hampshire for her 2020 presidential exploratory committee this weekend.
The event is scheduled Saturday afternoon at Manchester Community College. The announcement was advertised Wednesday on her Facebook page.
Meanwhile, New Hampshire's Democratic Party says Warren will be the keynote speaker at its McIntyre-Shaheen 100 Club Dinner on Feb. 22 in Manchester.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — The University of New Hampshire is getting nearly $4 million to research the development of a plan for a comprehensive and coordinated early childhood care and education system.
The Preschool Development Grant from the Department of Health and Human Services was announced by U.S. Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Sens. Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan are backing a bill that would prevent new red tape from being imposed on small businesses following a court decision on collecting sales taxes from online shopping.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Some U.S. senators, including New Hampshire's Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, want Senate leadership to take action before the end of the year to protect small businesses from red tape following a court decision on collecting sales taxes from online shopping.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Most of New Hampshire's living former governors are backing the re-election of Secretary of State Bill Gardner.
Lawmakers will decide on Dec. 5 whether to give Gardner a 22nd two-year term or give the position to fellow Democrat Colin Van Ostern, a former executive councilor and gubernatorial candidate.
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers' work plan for Fiscal Year 2019 includes $4.6 million to dredge the Hampton-Seabrook Harbor.
The New Hampshire congressional delegation has repeatedly called for the Corps to dredge the harbor. They say severe shoaling has made the water shallow and difficult to navigate.
Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said fishermen depend on the harbor, but the shoaling has become so extreme that they are unable to access open waters for several hours each day.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Republican governor has joined Democratic congressional members in expressing concern over Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' proposed overhaul to the way colleges and universities handle sexual misconduct complaints.
Sen. Maggie Hassan and Rep. Annie Kuster joined survivor advocates on Monday to say the changes will hinder protections for students on college campuses. Gov. Chris Sununu sent DeVos a letter with similar concerns.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Entrepreneurs looking for help turning innovative ideas into thriving businesses can attend a forum in Manchester this month.
U.S. Democratic Sen. Maggie Hassan is hosting the Innovate NH Entrepreneurship Forum on Nov. 13 at Manchester Community College. The event will include workshops on topics such as funding, creating a business plan, managing social media as a start-up and women business ownership.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation are urging residents to carefully consider their health insurance options under the Affordable Care Act.
The open enrollment period for the Obama-era health overhaul law ends Dec. 15. The same three companies that offered plans this year are offering plans for 2019: Anthem, Harvard Pilgrim and Ambetter.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — The University of New Hampshire is getting nearly $800,000 for a program that seeks to boost U.S. seafood production.
The money from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will fund an aquaculture training program that will recruit fishermen and farmers from New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Maine and will focus on farming steelhead trout and blue mussels.
ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's Congressional delegation were among those honoring slain journalist James Foley at a 5k race in Rochester.
The 4th annual Foley Foundation 5k Freedom Run was held Saturday. It raises money for a foundation Foley's parents created after their son's death. Foley, who grew up in Rochester, was kidnapped in northern Syria in 2012 and killed in August 2014.