Two are dead in a plane crash in Hampton Monday morning. Labor leaders and politicians join together for the annual AFL-CIO Labor Day breakfast in Manchester. The new Hampshire Supreme Court orders new sentencing hearings for convicted murderers who were juveniles at the time of their crimes. A Maine hiker dies of a medical condition on Mt. Jefferson over the Labor Day weekend. And FairPoint Communications workers say they are considering a strike.
The killer of Gregg Smart is asking for a furlough to visit his wife in Mane. A woman is recovering from a gunshot would after police searched her home in Manchester. Police are seeking information about a pit bull who mauled a dog to death on a trail on Mount Washington.
Market Basket has finally inked a deal to sell the company to Arthur T. Demoulas. New Hampshire’s AG was called to a house on Beech Street in Manchester after shots were fired. Portsmouth movie lovers are angry that a handful of complaints canceled a movie in the park.
A meeting of the board of Market Basket has been canceled again. A Nashua woman fought with a mugger just outside her home, suffering a broken bone in her foot. A Raymond man was crushed by a 6,000 pound boulder he was trying to move.
A former director of the FBI was seriously injured in a crash in Barnard, Vermont. A probable cause hearing is scheduled in the Abby Hernandez kidnapping case. Market Basket employees are protesting again after a weekend board meeting was canceled without a deal. A school principal is making strides toward a full recovery after a devastating accident in March. And a man stopped for moving three kids’ bicycles was arrested on a drug charge.
The friends and family of slain journalist James Foley are planning memorial services for him. There is hope that the Market Basket standoff may end on Friday. Several Farmington families are considering a lawsuit against the school district for not doing more to end bullying. A new biomass plant in Berlin is producing electricity under a controversial 20 year contract. And the new Hampshire Civil Liberties Union sues Hudson over its treatment of panhandlers.
President Obama is condemning the murder of journalist James Foley by Islamic extremists. He says the world is appalled by the beheading of Foley and that the group ISIS has no place in the 21st Century. Meanwhile, in Rochester today, Foley’s parents said their 40-year-old son was passionate about reporting and felt compelled to return to the Middle East, despite being held captive in Libya for 44 days in 2011. Foley was kidnapped in Syria in November of 2012.
Rochester native journalist James Foley appears to have been killed by the militant group ISIS. new Hampshire will release its 10-year energy strategy by September 1. Police say that pounds of marijuana was delivered to a Manchester man by mail and FedEx. A man is accused of trying to push another man off a roof in Somersworth.
New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan and Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick met with Arthur T. and Arthur S. Demoulas on Sunday….John McCain campaigned with Scott Brown in NH yesterday.
Two motorcyclists were arrested Saturday after state police clocked allegedly their speeds at 128 miles per hour. The speed limit was 55 miles per hour…. Nashua police said one person is in custody after a shooting on Gilman Street Sunday evening. A woman suffered a gunshot to the arm and abdomen.