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  • A tour bus struck a jackknifed tractor-trailer on an icy western Vermont roadway, killing the bus driver, police said Saturday.
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  • Police searching for a moose found something else -- a pot-growing growing operation.
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  • Travel eased and life slowly returned to normal for most New Englanders after a massive blizzard.
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  • Damon Rasinya carts debris from his family home past the fire-scorched landscape of Breezy Point after a Noreaster snow, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 in New York. The beachfront neighborhood was devastated during Superstorm Sandy when a fire pushed by the raging winds destroyed many homes. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
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  • Damon Rasinya carts debris from his family home past the fire-scorched landscape of Breezy Point after a Noreaster snow, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012 in New York. The beachfront neighborhood was devastated during Superstorm Sandy when a fire pushed by the raging winds destroyed many homes. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
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  • The Boston fire department says an 11-year-old boy has died of carbon monoxide poisoning after being overcome as he sat in a running car to keep warm, while his father was shoveling snow to get the car out of a snow bank.
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  • New Englanders began the back-breaking job of digging out from as much as 3 feet of snow Saturday.
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  • A snow plow waits for a man to move his vehicle during a city parking ban as snow falls in East Hartford, Conn., Friday, Feb. 8, 2013. Snow began to fall as a massive blizzard headed for the American Northeas, sending residents scurrying to stock up on food and supplies ahead of a storm poised to dump up to 3 feet of snow from New York City to Boston and beyond. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
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  • This image made available by NOAA shows storm systems over the eastern half of the United States on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 at 11:15 EST. A blizzard of potentially historic proportions threatened to strike the Northeast with a vengeance Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 with 1 to 2 feet of snow feared along the densely populated Interstate 95 corridor from the New York City area to Boston and beyond. (AP Photo/NOAA)
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  • Camera captures train slamming into truck
  • A surveillance camera caught dramatic footing of a train slamming into a truck in Vermont.
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  • Vermont State Police say a man faces a drunken driving charge after driving onto the lawn of the historic home in Dorset once owned by the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous.
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  • The crime wasn't quite breaking and entering.
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  • A Vermont man who'd been arrested for marijuana possession and resisting arrest is now in even bigger trouble.
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  • A Vermont man, who authorities say was angry over an arrest and used his tractor to drive over seven police vehicles, is expected in court.
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  • A man, who authorities say was angry over an arrest allegedly used his tractor to take out his frustrations.
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  • Vermont State Police say a man died after he broke into a home by smashing a glass window and was severely cut as he climbed through it.
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  • The Vermont House has passed a resolution thanking one of its members for the peanut M&Ms.
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  • black bear
  • Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says he was chased and nearly caught by four bears that were raiding his birdfeeders.
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  • A snowplow driver and his wife went to great lengths to dispose of the body of a popular teacher they had just beaten and strangled, putting her nude body on a tarp, pouring bleach on it, weighing the corpse down with concrete blocks and tossing it into the Connecticut River, court documents allege.
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  • Police investigating the death of a Vermont prep school teacher are planning to hold a news conference to address what they call "significant developments."
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  • A missing high school teacher whose 2-year-old son was found alone in her SUV with the engine running was probably a victim of foul play, Vermont State Police said Monday.
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  • A woman who was asked to leave an airplane in Vermont for breast-feeding her child has reached a settlement with the Delta Airlines and two other airline companies she sued.
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  • An elusive emu on the lam in Vermont has been amusing residents in communities on Lake Champlain.
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  • Female prison inmates are to blame for a prank that put the image of a pig in a decal on the doors of some Vermont state police cruisers.
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  • Remember the pig hidden within the decal on the doors of some Vermont State Police cruisers?
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  • A prison inmate who makes stationery and license plates pulled a fast one on state police by adding the image of a pig to the state decal on their cruisers.
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  • A national organization of recreational cavers is questioning a new estimate of the number of bats killed by a mysterious ailment.
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  • Violence has grown at Occupy protest sites, with three deaths in different cities, including two by gunfire.
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  • In the disastrous days after the remnants of Hurricane Irene sent stones and mud surging down swollen waterways, workers in Vermont and New York were given special permission to dig in river and stream beds without written permits.
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  • Weary residents across the Northeast pulled soggy furniture and ruined possessions onto their front lawns as they cleaned up and surveyed the damage wrought by Hurricane Irene.
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  • Police say nearly two dozen Vermont teenagers were involved in a sexting ring in which students accessed indecent photos and videos of female classmates.
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  • A Vermont fisherman has hooked more than a nine and a-half pound salmon.
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  • Violent weather swept across the Eastern seaboard overnight, dropping heavy rains that flooded towns from New England to Georgia, knocking out power and killing at least three people in the Atlanta area.
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  • New Jersey is dropping out of the Northeast's program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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  • Students wanted.
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  • A Vermont neighborhood is being stalked by a renegade gray squirrel.
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  • A Vermont woman has been crowned the nation's top grocery bagger.
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  • Vermont's state capital is aflutter in hearts again.
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  • Pete the Moose's pardon may be short-lived after all, now that state lawmakers are being urged to reconsider it. Or he may just have to find a new home.
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  • A Vermont woman is facing charges that she failed to return hundreds of dollars' worth of books and videos from the library.
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  • Vermonters have a beef with McDonald's -- over maple.
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  • Sometimes derided for his "dog and pony show" press conferences, outgoing Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas used his last one to trot out the real thing.
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  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Vermont will receive $95,000 as part of a multistate settlement with a subsidiary of pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson accused of promoting a drug for uses not approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
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  • Tour Amelias Grocery Outlet and check some prices
  • The move follows a request from the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
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  • Boot-up instead of light-up.
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  • Animals and Oddities
  • You've heard of cow tipping?
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  • Does a 25-foot-tall, 122-foot-long dinosaur need a permit to avoid extinction?
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  • Animals and Oddities
  • It was almost more than it could bear.
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  • The ice is "out" earlier than ever at a Vermont pond where folks bet on the arrival of spring.
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  • Salamander crossing signs
  • Future generations of salamanders in one town are going to be getting some help crossing the road.
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