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A&E

'Candidate Barbie' was once presented as possible image of female president

By MONICA HESSE The Washington Post

Jul 22, 2016

In the summer before 1992's presidential election, the toy company Mattel decided to award its famous Barbie doll a new role: presidential candidate.

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If you've read Harry Potter, you might be less likely to support Donald Trump

By COLBY ITKOWITZ The Washington Post

Jul 22, 2016

In December, after Trump proposed his ban on Muslims entering the United States, a flood of social-media users began comparing him to Lord Voldemort.

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Reporter caught playing Pokemon Go during briefing on ISIS

By HAYLEY TSUKAYAMA The Washington Post

Jul 22, 2016

A State Department reporter got called out for playing Pokemon Go in the middle of a briefing on U.S. efforts to fight the Islamic State.

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49th annual Stratham Fair is open and set to run through Sunday

By JASON SCHREIBER Union Leader Correspondent

Jul 22, 2016

The fair is presented by the Stratham Volunteer Fire Department and offers rides, games, food, daily entertainment, tractors, horse and oxen pulling,...

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Food and Dining

Japanese restaurant in Epping outraged over claims made in anonymous letter about cat, dog meat
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Lifestyles and People

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Loudon woman wins $1,000 a week for life at live drawing
NH Club Notes: Effingham Preservation Society event mixes art and pancakes
Muralist adds some splash to former pool
NH Club Notes: Bow Garden Club hosts annual progressive dinner
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Barnstead farmers open doors for Open Farm Day
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Entertainment and Nightlife

Manchester music school hosts ‘Mid-Summer Starz Concert’

The Manchester Community Music School, 2291 Elm St., will present its “Mid-Summer Starz Concert,” featuring performances by guest artist...