- Associated Press - Thursday, November 5, 2015

Upcoming New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015.

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Hampshire. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to Northern New England Correspondent Rik Stevens at 603-224-3327 or [email protected]

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

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UPCOMING:

MEDICAL MARIJUANA-LAWSUIT

An Alstead woman with advanced lung cancer is suing New Hampshire’s health commissioner in hopes of getting a medical marijuana identification card before dispensaries are opened. By Holly Ramer. UPCOMING: 400 words by noon.

GOVERNOR-NEW HAMPSHIRE-CONNOLLY

CONCORD, N.H. - Businessman Mark Connolly is jumping into the gubernatorial race, kicking off a contested Democratic primary. Connolly will announce his candidacy Thursday morning in Manchester - entering a Democratic field that already includes Executive Councilor Colin Van Ostern. By Kathleen Ronayne. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words by 3 p.m.

QUEENS-SMALL AIRCRAFT

NEW YORK - Police say a small plane was en route to New Hampshire from Philadelphia when it went down in the Atlantic Ocean off Breezy Point, Queens. Authorities recovered a male body and parts of the aircraft, including pieces of fiberglass, an aircraft wheel, fuselage and personal property. SENT: 130 words, will be updated.

GOP 2016-BUSH

WOLFEBORO, N.H. - Jeb Bush has a new rasp in his voice, thanks to a little more shouting on the stump. And he’s punctuating his points a little more often with a well-placed, PG-rated curse word. The former Florida governor is trying to reboot a campaign for president mocked by his most notable rival as “low-energy” by providing a new burst of enthusiasm. But as he pounded across New Hampshire this week, Bush was working even harder at something beyond a zestier stage presence. By Thomas Beaumont. SENT: 860 words, photos.

IN BRIEF:

ETHANOL MANDATE-OHIO-ADS: Opponents of federal corn ethanol mandates are targeting Ohio in a national ad campaign.

DAY CARE DEATH: A trial date has been set for a New Hampshire woman facing charges in connection to the 2014 death of a 4-year-old girl outside her day care.

CLEAN POWER PLAN: Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont are joining a coalition of 25 states, cities and counties in defending the Environmental Protection Agency’s “Clean Power Plan” against a legal challenge.

DRUG COURT: Authorities are holding an open house at the adult drug court in Nashua to mark its first year of operation.

HIKERS FOUND: Authorities say two hikers who became lost while on an evening hike in Pawtuckaway State Park in Nottingham have been found.

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