Vermont

Gas tax revenue down, officials eye mileage levy

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Carpooling, higher fuel economy, hybrids and electric cars may be good for the environment, but they’re bad for government transportation funding, which relies on gasoline and diesel taxes.

01/18/2013

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Census: US population growth rising again

WASHINGTON (AP) — America’s population is increasing a bit faster thanks to an improving economy, but not enough to lift growth above its lowest level since the Great Depression.

12/20/2012

Justin Bieber

Prisoner plotted to kill Justin Bieber

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – An imprisoned man whose infatuation with Justin Bieber included a tattoo of the pop star on his leg has told investigators he hatched a plot to kill the singer, according to documents recently filed in a New Mexico court.

12/13/2012

Romney wins in West Virginia

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney has captured West Virginia and its five electoral votes. President Barack Obama is unpopular in the state, and West Virginia GOP officials have been hoping that would lead to victories […]

11/06/2012

Disabled patients to benefit from Medicare change

WASHINGTON (AP) – Lawyers for Medicare patients say the Obama administration has agreed to a change that would help people with severe chronic illnesses like Alzheimer’s keep receiving rehabilitation services — even if they’re not […]

10/23/2012

Year after Irene, celebration and mourning in Vt.

WAITSFIELD, Vt. (AP) – For some Vermonters, it’s block parties and parades. For others, a moment of silence. For still others, just another day of cleaning up the mess. But if there’s one unifying event, […]

08/28/2012

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