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kristen: now at noon, more rain is helping ease drought concerns across the granite state. why the need to conserve is far from over. kevin: showers off and on this afternoon as the next batch of cooler air moves in. what that means for the weekend ahead. kristen: commitment 2016. with 5 days to go, the big names targeting granite state voters targeting granite state voters in the race for the white house. after 108 years of baseball heartbreak, the cubs finally bring a world series championship back to chicago. it's another day of welcome rain in new hampshire. and our recent weather is starting to have some impact on
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while the drought isn't over, conditions are getting better. on the left is the drought monitor map from late september when about 20% of the state had extreme drought conditions. now, on the right, that area is down to 5% of the state. wmur's siobhan lopez is live with why we're still being asked to conserve water. siobhan: we've been saying for months when it comes to rain we'll take what we can get. the drought map just released today proves it's been helping, but officials at the department of environmental say we're not out of the woods yet. the southern part of the state has been hardest hit. significant rain over the past few weeks has made a huge
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drought conditions across the state shrunk from 19% down under 5%. des says this is good news, but they want to warn residents to the drought will continue through winter. >> usually we get the recharge in the fall to help to alleviate drought situations but right now we're going to be heading into winter time in a severe drought situation and people need to understand that they need to conserve their ground water because there's not going to be new recharge helping their wells. siobhan: des urges anyone affected by the drought is survey to help track the needs across the state. live in concord, sl wmur newsnine. kristen: let's send it over to meteorologist kevin skarupa to see what this rain will mean for the weekend. kevin: in a little bit helps. just like it takes several months to get into a drought it will take several months to gradually get out of it.
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us the quarters to a full inch of rainfall. the race is on before the ground freezes and anything we get as far as rain after that just runs off. least amounts may be a third of an inch in southern areas of the state. the farther north you go we could wind up to three quarters to a coupl the cooler drier breeze sets up the air mass we will have for the weekend. details with your forecast coming up. kristen: right now the department of corrections is looking for an inmate who never returned to a transitional housing unit last night. 68-year-old william roy is now on walkaway status after he didn't return from an appointment yesterday afternoon. roy was sentenced in 20-14 for forgery he is not eligible for release until september 20-18. roy is 5 foot 8 185 pounds with
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he walks with a cane. new this noon police are looking for this man who they say exposed himself at a dunkin donuts in bradford. he's said to be in his late 20's or early 30's. around 6 feet tall 185 to 210 pounds with a brown hair or beard. he was last seen driving a black chevy silverado pickup truck. the retrial of convicted murderer gary sampson resumed in federal court in boston today. massachusetts and one man from new hampshire back in 2001. he was handed the death sentence for the massachusetts murders but was later granted a new trial for his sentence only. the jury for his retrial will decide if sampson gets life in prison without parole or the death penalty. the defense is arguing that sampson had excessive head injuries growing up, which affected his decision making. some of the victims' family members were in court during
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chief accused of setting a brush fire in maine says he's not guilty. ricky plummer was in court this morning to answer to an arson charge. prosecutors say he set a fire that burned 42 acres in old orchard beach, maine back in april. he was serving as the fire chief in that town at the time but resigned two weeks later. our granite state debates continue tonight with 3 candidates in the first the stage. the latest wmur granite state poll has democrat carol shea-porter ahead in the race with 43% support. incumbent republican frank guinta is at 29%. and independent candidate shawn o'connor is at 10%. 16% of likely voters polled were undecided. the debate begins at 7:00 tonight live from saint anselm college in manchester. watch it here on wmur as well as
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republican senator kelly ayotte and democratic challenger governor maggie hassan faced off last night in the second of our granite state debates. recent polls show the two are locked in a very close race. the candidates covered a wide range of issues during the debate including cyber security the drug crisis and gun rights. >> i appreciate so much how important it is that we keep guns away from criminals and terrorists. important that we stand up for the 2nd amendment rights of our citizens. >> we should be closing the loopholes in our background check systems so that terrorists can't buy guns online and at gun shows, and even after the tragedy in orlando, senator ayotte had the opportunity to vote to close those loopholes, and she has declined to do that. kristen: neither ayotte nor hassan was willing to fully support their respective party's presidential nominee the candidates did agree that there should be no u.s. ground troops in iraq for the fight against
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if you missed the debate, you can watch it right now on wmur.com and on our mobile app. now to the race for the white house just 5 days to go. presidential candidates are ramping up campaigns here in new hampshire ahead of election day. donald trump's daughter ivanka is making stops in manchester, hollis and nashua today. also today melania trump is delivering her first solo speech of the general election campaign. and president obama campaigning for hillary clinton across the abc's maggie rulli has the latest from washington. maggie: with just 5 days to go, donald trump's celebrating in florida and hillary clinton's counting her chances in arizona. >> this state is in play for the first time in years. maggie: both key battleground states that like many recent polls show the race could go either way. today's abc news washington post national tracking poll shows
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colleagues are there with them every step of the way. karen travers is with the trump campaign in north carolina. >> we just landed in nc where dt holds two rallies today. he has his work cut out for him here-the latest poll shows hrc up 3 points. maggie: trump wants to stay in the game by staying on message. even giving himself some advice on stage. >> just we've got to be nice and cool, nice and cool. right? stay on point donald, stay on point. no sidetracks donald, nice and easy. be fooled by this new, 'nice and cool' candidate. >> please remember we now know who donald trump is, but that is not who we are and that is not who america is. maggie: and both campaigns are putting their big name teams to work in these final days. clinton's armed with her team of political heavy hitters like president obama in florida. >> if you don't vote, then you've done the work of those who would suppress your vote. maggie: for team trump it's a family affair. >> he's going to do well here because he wants to infuse common sense back into the
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we'll hear from his wife melania trump in her first speech of the general election campaign. sources tell abc news that melania plans to talk about her family, her personal history and share more about the man she married. the clinton campaign also has a big speech coming up later vp candidate tim kaine will be giving a speech in arizona entirely in spanish. maggie rulli abc news washington kristen: donald trump will be back in new hampshire tomorrow. he'll attend a rally at the atkinson country club at noon. the republican nominee will make one final push here monday night at an event at snhu arena in manchester. the granite state tomorrow campaigning for her mother hillary. she will appear at events at keene state college and dartmouth college in hanover. and president obama is making a trip to new hampshire monday afternoon. the day before the election to also campaign for clinton. new questions about that deadly ambush attack on police officers in iowa. coming up what we're learning about the suspect now in custody and his history of run-ins with the law. kevin: rainfall this afternoon.
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kristen: chicago fans probably still partying. after a world series win for the record books. how the cubs broke the curse 108
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overnight in afghanistan while battling taliban insurgents alongside local troops. officials say 26 civilians were killed and two other americans wounded in the assault. nato says the service members were part of what it calls a train, advise and assist mission. charges could soon be filed against a man accused of killing two iowa police officers in an ambush attack. officer justin martin and sergeant anthony beminio were shot and killed early yesterday cruisers. police now say a search dog discovered the gun believed to be the weapon used in the shootings. 46-year-old scott greene turned himself in several hours later by flagging down a car and asking the driver to call 911. these killings happened less than 3 weeks after he was kicked out of a high school football game after complaints that he was flying a confederate flag near black spectators. a former police officer in south carolina charged with murder in the shooting death of an unarmed
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stay out of jail during his trial. michael slager faces 30 years to life if convicted of murder in the 2015 shooting death of walter scott as he fled a traffic stop in north charleston. before jurors entered the courtroom for opening statements today. the judge ruled slager could remain free on bond during the trial. kevin: we need a lot more rain to really get it all finished. we have the weekend forecast coming up. details coming up. kristen: coming up next, a world series win 108 years in the making. how theo epstein helped the cubs
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imagine if hillary clinton wins the white house... then what? liberal carol shea-porter? she'll be a rubber stamp for clinton's agenda. progressive shawn o'connor? he'll be a rubber stamp, too. and you know their agenda: higher taxes. more government spending. and a weaker national defense. only frank guinta will put new hampshire first. that's the key difference in this race. frank guinta. i'm frank guinta
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i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. donald trump: i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters, okay? and you can tell them to go f--- themselves! you know, you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her wherever... you gotta see this guy. ahh, i don't know what i said, ahh. "i don't remember." he's going like "i don't remember!? vo: ending funding for planned parenthood. taking away our right to choose. restricting our health care choices. this is senator kelly ayotte's record. ayotte voted six times to end funding for planned parenthood - putting access to birth control and cancer screenings at risk. and she supports overturning roe v. wade. woman 1: kelly ayotte says she's for women. but it's just an act.
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for the content of this advertising. kevin: it is what this time of year is all about. a lot of the state was in the 60's.
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upper 40's to mid 50's for a good part of the afternoon. rainfall picking up more for the next several hours. we should continue to see a push to the east with fairly rapid changes going on this evening and continuing over the next couple of days. a batch of rainfall making steady progress in east. even if you breaks in the overcast. potential as this back edge moves through. skies may start to break a bit late this afternoon. northwesterly wind will become a factor over the next couple of days. there is a reinforcing disturbance to the west that moves through during the overnight.
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inch to locally over inch of rain. areas that will see the least out of this will be extreme southern areas of the state. a lot of this should be to the east except maybe the coast by the evening commute. rainfall will start to lighten this afternoon. temperatures upper 40's to low 50's. breeze out of the east and this afternoon. that will start to funnel in cooler drier air moving out of canada. temperatures around 70. we will continue to see cooler air over the next couple of days. later showers by the evening commute up north. the potential for a few breaks
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north may switch to showers by tomorrow morning. northwest winds busy through the day tomorrow. temperatures in the 40's to the 50's. another reinforcing disturbance. friday night or saturday and another one saturday evening into early sunday. otherwise we are looking at a stretch of partial sunshine and other than average the number of election day. saturday night early sunday news in our and daylight savings ends. we gain an hour of sleep. temperatures 40's to 50's through the weekend. kristen: 10 innings and a
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kevin: the longest drought in baseball is finally over as the cubs won the world series after a rain delay and extra innings. abc's ryan burrow has more on the historic win. ryan: the new world series champions arrived at wrigley field this morning after flying home from cleveland. >> the cubs win the world series. ryan: it was a victory 108 years in the making. the chicago cubs defying the odds and beating the cleveland indians in game 7 of the world series. >> i cried. i cried like a little kid. you know, it hasn't been done in a century and some, so, you know, to be a part of this is definitely great. >> chicago, i love you, thank you. thanks for all the love. we're world champ, baby, yeah. ryan: the road to victory was torturous for cubs fans, holding a 3-run lead chicago called on overworked closer aroldis chapman. but the indians rallied with 3
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rajai davis which stunned the cubs faithful as cleveland started to celebrate. >> home run. ryan: but the cubs regrouped, after a 17 minute rain delay, they pushed two runs across in the 10th inning, led by world series most valuable player ben zobrist. but the indians wouldn't give up. they rallied for a run of their own but fell short when michael martinez grounded out to kris bryant to end the longest championship drought in baseball history. >> i love this team when our back is against the wall, just really good baseball. ryan: chicago erupting overnight. thousands of fans celebrating, soaking up the win that's been in the making for over a century. ryan burrow, abc news chicago. kristen: general manager theo epstein built this year's cubs roster but he's used to killing curses. he helped lead the red sox to victory in 2004. here's what he had to say about
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>> the effect on so many people and generations and bringing families together and thinking of the people who didnt make it thinking of ernie and thinking of ronnie celebrating with us. kristen: not only are baseball fans reacting to the cubs' big win. politicians also stayed up late to watch the historic game. president barack obama tweeted the cubs win a change even this south sider can believe in and he asked if they want to come to the white house before he leaves. another native chicagoan hillary clinton caught the finom 108 years later and the drought is finally over. way to make history.
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what's kelly ayotte costing you? you're paying more for prescription medicines. kelly ayotte blocked lower cost generic drugs. you're paying high interest rates on college loans. ayotte voted against letting you refinance at lower rates. and you're paying higher bank fees while ayotte voted for special breaks to wall street executives. she's siding with corporate special interests and that's costing you. she's not working for new hampshire. when you're raised by a single mom, you learn how important it is to live within your means. i'm colin van ostern, and i took that lesson to my work in business, and it's how i'll stand up for you as governor. by cutting inefficient spending and using innovation to save tax dollars, we'll make new investments without a sales or income tax.
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protect affordable health care, and lower college costs and cut student debt. as governor, i'll stand up for you. as governor, molly's not thinking about cancer today, but three years from now, a routine screening will catch it early and make all the difference. so when chris sununu voted to cut funding for planned parenthood, cutting access to cancer screenings and birth control for thousands of women, it's politics for him. for molly, it's the rest of her life. this advertisement has been paid for by put new hampshire first and has not been authorized by any candidate. i'm maggie hassan, and new hampshire has a very clear choice: do we keep going with a senator who repeatedly votes with the corporate special interests... or a new senator who sides with the people of new hampshire? my focus has always been on creating opportunity for working families: making college and job training more affordable.
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to make her own health care decisions. these are my priorities, why i approve this message... and why i respectfully ask for your vote. kristen: we are getting some rain. kevin: three quarters of an inch of rain with this system coming
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looking cooler for the weekend with partial sunshine. kristen: starting tonight at 5:00, new information about the long-term effects of sports injuries on players' brains, thanks to a difficult decision from the family former patriots player kevin turner. and holiday sales are in full swing. we'll break down some of the biggest bargains available before black friday arrives. that does it for us. have a great afternoon. [captioning performed by the national captioning institute, which is responsible for its caption content and accuracy. visit ncicap.org] narrator: two kinds of business experience. chris sununu's family handed him a top-rated ski resort. he ran it into the ground. chris sununu cut jobs, and cut workers' hours so he wouldn't have to provide health insurance. colin van ostern went to college on student loans, became a stonyfield business manager. then a top executive at college for america. colin van ostern: i'm colin van ostern. real success is helping others get ahead. a bright new hampshire future starts
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i alone can fix it! bomb the [bleep] out of 'em. i'd like to punch him in the face. i like people that weren't captured, okay? he's a mexican! she ate like a pig... i moved on her like a [bleep] i did not say that... i love war. yes, including with nukes. blood coming out of her... they're rapists... wrong. there has to be some form of punishment. such a nasty woman. i wanna be unpredictable. ...on 5th avenue and shoot somebody... she's a slob... i don't remember! and you can tell them to go [bleep] themselves! priorities usa action is responsible
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kate: my mom and i love shooting hoops. but you know what - she could still learn a few things from me - just like i've learned a lot from her. mom helps with homework... she helped dad start his business... and she even fought to put bad guys in jail. now, mom helps make laws that help people - especially when they need it most. i'm really proud of her. and she's taught me that with hard work - i can do... anything. kelly: i'm kelly ayotte, kate: and i'm kate.
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now on "celebrity page tv." jon stewart comes out of retirement for one night only. the comedian recalling his twitter war with gop presidential nominee donald trump. >> you remember by the way lincoln used to get into this [ bleep ] all the time. >> adele reveals a battle with post partum depression. how the singer overcame the debilitating illness. "glamour" names their women of the year. which of your favorite ladies made the list? plus we're getting trolled by the a-listers. >> the dedication and passion and creativity here is so overwhelming and inspiring. >> going inside the new animated movie "trolls." >> we did it! >> we are going to scrapbook them to freedom. >> big stars, big hollywood. "celebrity page tv" starts now. welcome to "celebrity page."

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