Top News & Analysis New Hampshire


  • Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz

    America may have a serious case of debate fatigue but they're actually really important, explains Ryan King.

  • That's what many ranchers and sympathizers opposing federal control of public lands in the West concluded after the armed occupation of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon. But not all condone the tactics of the armed group that drew the nation's gaze to the snowy landscapes of eastern Oregon. State lawmakers, notably in Utah, are considering a legal way to...

  • Canadian company seeks to buy Joplin utility Thursday, 11 Feb 2016 | 3:04 PM ET

    JOPLIN, Mo.— Missouri regulators are evaluating a Canadian company's planned purchase of a Joplin- based utility. Algonquin Power and Utilities Corp. said Tuesday it would buy Joplin's Empire District Electric in a $2.4 billion deal. The Joplin Globe reports the deal has to be approved by the Missouri Public Service Commission.

  • DURHAM, N.H.— The oversized Carly Fiorina campaign signs along New Hampshire's Route 4 weren't enough to keep the Republican presidential hopeful's campaign alive past Tuesday's primary, but they could end up helping people with disabilities live their lives more independently. For the past four years, University of New Hampshire professor Therese...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 11- Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Thursday he has settled a $500 million lawsuit against Spanish-language television network Univision over its decision not to broadcast the Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants. The lawsuit, which sought $500 million, stemmed from comments Trump made in announcing his presidential...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 11- Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump said on Thursday he has settled a $500 million lawsuit against Spanish-language television network Univision Communications Inc over its decision not to broadcast the Miss Universe and Miss USA pageants. Terms of the settlement were not disclosed. Trump, a billionaire real estate mogul...

  • WASHINGTON— Protecting the privacy of law-abiding citizens from the government is a pillar of Ted Cruz's Republican presidential candidacy, but his campaign is testing the limits of siphoning personal data from supporters. Cruz's sophisticated analytics operation was heralded as key to his victory in Iowa earlier this month— the first proof, his campaign...

  • NEW YORK, Feb 11- A campaign advisor and longtime employee of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has been appointed his social media director, the campaign said on Thursday. Dan Scavino, who was executive vice president and general manager at the Trump Organization, the Republican frontrunner's real estate company, from 2003 to 2013, has worked...

  • Trump, Sanders sweep to victory in New Hampshire Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016 | 1:33 AM ET
    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders celebrates victory during a primary night rally in Concord, New Hampshire, on February 9, 2016.

    Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire as expected, but many were watching for which GOP hopeful could nab second place.

  • Candidate signs are displayed in front of a middle school serving as a voting station on the day of the New Hampshire Primary on February 9, 2016 in Bow, New Hampshire.

    The outcome in New Hampshire may be like a "Seinfeld" episode: amusing, full quirky characters but with no clear message, Politico's Ben White says.

  • Sanders leads poll into NH primary Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 11:43 AM ET
    Sanders leads poll into NH primary

    CNBC's John Harwood reports from New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation primary on what voters had to say about the candidates, and the status of polls.

  • HOOKSETT, N.H.— After New Hampshire loss, Clinton says she'll' take this campaign to the entire country.'.

  • NH: Kasich gaining ground? Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 8:44 AM ET
    NH: Kasich gaining ground?

    CNBC Senior Contributor Larry Kudlow talks about his conversation with GOP presidential hopeful John Kasich and which candidates will likely be left after the New Hampshire primaries. Dr. Carson will probably drop out, predicts Kudlow.

  • What NH voters want... Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016 | 6:23 AM ET
    What NH voters want...

    CNBC's John Harwood asks New Hampshire voters who they favor in the upcoming 2016 presidential elections.

  • All but Florida had accepted a Medicaid expansion that is one of two major pathways to coverage under President Barack Obama's health care law. GOP presidential candidates are vowing to repeal "Obamacare," while offering hardly any detail on how they'd replace it without millions losing coverage. They are Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois,...

  • Albany International posts 4Q profit Monday, 8 Feb 2016 | 5:47 PM ET

    ROCHESTER, N.H. _ Albany International Corp. on Monday reported fourth-quarter profit of $37.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Rochester, New Hampshire- based company said it had net income of $1.17. Albany International shares have fallen 13 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • Op-ed: New Hampshire primary isn't about Trump Monday, 8 Feb 2016 | 1:49 PM ET
    Donald Trump after the Republican U.S. presidential candidates debate in Manchester, New Hampshire, Feb. 6, 2016.

    There are some serious questions heading into the New Hampshire primary—but they're not about Trump, says GOP strategist Sara Fagen.

  • DETROIT— Electronic gear shifters on some newer Fiat Chrysler SUVs and cars are so confusing that drivers have exited the vehicles with the engines running and while they are still in gear, causing crashes and serious injuries, U.S. safety investigators have determined. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, in documents posted during the...

  • WASHINGTON— The main thing to know about President Barack Obama's final, $4 trillion budget is that it comes on the same day as the New Hampshire primary, ensuring it gets minimal attention with all the focus on the White House contenders. Typically, the budget is released on a Monday, but White House press secretary Josh Earnest says Tuesday's release allowed...

  • Steinem, Albright rip women Sanders backers Sunday, 7 Feb 2016 | 9:24 AM ET
    Madeleine Albright

    Hillary Clinton’s older feminist supporters have a message for young women not backing her candidacy: Shame on you, The NY Times reports.