• Business Buzz - 07/21/2014 09:04 PM EDT
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    Our Opinion: The disposables

    07/23/2014 11:29 PM EDT
    Governors such as Deval Patrick of Massachusetts and our own Peter Shumlin have taken the lead in the Northeast to offer refuge to the Central American children who are housed in deplorable conditions along the United States' border with Mexico. 
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    Our Opinion: Making sure our kids count
    07/22/2014 09:35 PM EDT - The latest Kids Count report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation is out. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Look deeper than the headlines
    07/21/2014 10:06 PM EDT - The news out of Chicago following the Fourth of July holiday was horrendous: More than 75 people were shot, resulting in the deaths of more than a dozen men, women and children. Full Story

    Their Opinion: Privacy is a skill
    07/20/2014 09:52 PM EDT - If you care about online privacy, you are forgiven for your despair. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Don't buy the anti-vaccination rhetoric
    07/18/2014 10:09 PM EDT - With the recent news that 15 cases of whooping cough have been discovered in Brattleboro, and that the number of cases of measles nationwide is nearing 600, the debate over vaccinations has once again risen in a crescendo. Full Story

    Our Opinion: The bio-threat from within
    07/17/2014 10:13 PM EDT - Government agencies and laboratories responsible for the safe handling and oversight of deadly microbes and pathogens have a lot to answer for given the serious mishaps that have come to light. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Is it apartheid?
    07/16/2014 11:26 PM EDT - Of all the people who should be sensitive to the plight of the oppressed and toward people who have been persecuted because of their racial identities, it should be the Jews. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Congress fiddles, our roads crumble
    07/15/2014 09:26 PM EDT - Congress is in crisis mode ... again. This time it's the Federal Highway Trust Fund. Full Story

    Our Opinion: Taking our time to do it right
    07/14/2014 09:43 PM EDT - Perhaps the best advice state officials received during a meeting in Brattleboro on July 12 came from a former Selectboard and Development Review Board member. Full Story

    Their Opinion: Immigrants provide needed labor
    07/13/2014 10:18 PM EDT - The flood of children crossing the border from Mexico is being blamed on President Barack Obama's lenient policy toward child immigrants. Full Story

    Rotting food prompts German gas leak scare

    BERLIN (AP) — Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food. Full Story
    (Scott Everett White/AP)
    MTV's 'Teen Wolf' cast delights fans at Comic-Con

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fans squealed and screamed, and some shed tears at Thursday's Comic-Con panel for MTV's hit series "Teen Wolf. Full Story
    (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
    Surprise! Justin Bieber in news for his music

    The troubled singer releases clips of 11 new tracks on Instagram, hinting at prospect of new album.