Lebanon

NH News
2:48 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

N.H. Man Gets 35 To Life For Fatally Shooting Wife

 A judge has sentenced a New Hampshire man to the maximum of 35 years to life in prison for fatally shooting his wife in a jealous rage as their young son slept nearby.

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NH News
12:03 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Upper Valley Flooding Causes Millions In Damages

City officials estimate that last week’s flooding caused $6.5 million in infrastructure damages.



Over the past week, the dollar figure for damage has continued to rise.


The most damage is on Slayton Hill Road, which was washed out and is estimated to cost $3.4 million.


The Lebanon Municipal Airport also experienced detention pond failures, road washouts and buckling pavement that will cost $1.4 million.

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Middle East
5:08 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

Lebanese Fear Spillover Violence From Syria

Syria's turmoil has been spreading into Lebanon, where residents say Syrian soldiers have crossed the border and killed civilians. Here, Lebanese army soldiers patrol in the northern port city of Tripoli, Lebanon, earlier this month, where clashes broke out between pro- and anti-Syria gunmen.
Bilal Hussein AP

Originally published on Mon June 11, 2012 8:10 pm

A rash of kidnappings in Lebanon over the weekend, coupled with deadly cross-border attacks by the Syrian army, are all worrying signs that Syria's troubles are continuing to spill over into its smaller and weaker neighbor.

In the most recent incidents, a Sunni sheik known to support the Syrian uprising was abducted. In retaliation, several Alawites aligned with the Syrian government were taken. Days before that, the Syrian army shot several people on Lebanese territory.

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