September 17, 2019

Child sex trafficking survivors need your help

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Survivors of child sex trafficking need your help. Instead of being treated as victims, children across the U.S. are being arrested for crimes they were forced to commit as a result of being trafficked. You can help put an end to this. Right now, New Hampshire has a crucial opportunity to change this injustice. By passing House Bill […]

Destinations of the week

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Can You Guess the Greenest State in the US? By Mary Daly From Care2 To protect the environment we have to invest in it — through our own behaviors and the collective actions of our communities. In a new study, WalletHub aimed to highlight the greenest states in the U.S. It awarded each state points for 27 green metrics divided […]

Now you can buy a Caribbean island on eBay for less than $1 million

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From FOX News Is your beach vacation home getting a little too crowded? Consider purchasing your very own island. Located in Central America, this 3.9 acre island off the coast of Belize is now for sale on eBay for just $936,900. Belize, which is smaller than New Hampshire, is known for its lush jungles, sandy beaches […]

The Arctic is now missing enough ice to cover 23 US states

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By Rafi Letzte From Business Insider Look at the map above. Go to the upper right-hand corner, start with Maine, and start counting. Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, and 96.5% of […]

US election: Is Trump or Clinton going to win?

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By Anthony Zurcher North America reporter BBC News There are two days to go, so what is the state of the race now? Another day, another mixed bag of poll results for Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The Democrat’s lead continues to grow in the Washington Post/ABC poll, now standing at five points. In the […]

most elite boarding school in America

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What it’s like to attend the most elite boarding school in America By Melia Robinson From Business Insider Students in class sit at the oval-shaped Harkness Table, the cornerstone of Phillips Exeter Academy’s unique, student-centered teaching method. We recently named Phillips Exeter Academy the most elite boarding school in America — for the second year […]

Heirs of New Hampshire poet sue ‘Big Bang Theory’ producers

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By Larry Neumeister, From The Associated Press The heirs to a New Hampshire teacher who wrote a poem about a “soft kitty” eight decades ago said in a lawsuit Monday that TV’s “The Big Bang Theory” is violating their copyrights. Edith Newlin’s daughters sued CBS and other media-related companies over the copyright to a song the […]

Residents in 9 US States could need a second form of ID to pass through airport security next year

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By Ashlee Kieler From Consumerist Ten years ago, Congress passed the REAL ID Act, which set minimum security standards for state-issued driver’s licenses and photo IDs. While the rules haven’t exactly been enforced to the “T” by the Dept. of Homeland Security, that’s poised to change, leaving millions of people in nine states in need […]

New Hampshire hospital may have exposed patients to an incurable, terrifying brain disease

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By Jennifer Welsh Business Insider PHOTO: #1 Wikipedia/Sbrandner There’s a small chance that 13 patients in and around New Hampshire were exposed to an extremely rare, terrifying, and deadly degenerative brain disease known as Creutzfeldt-Jakob, according to a state health official announcement Wednesday. The potential contamination was announced after a patient who “likely had the […]

Racist New Hampshire Police Commissioner not sorry for calling Obama the N word in public

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By Joe Coscarelli From New York Magazine A small-town elected official was in a local restaurant last month when he took an opportunity to express his opinion of the president. Robert Copeland, a member of the police commission in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, exclaimed loudly that he hated watching TV because every time he turns it […]