Documentary about Market Basket dispute nears release
07/01/2015 09:04 PM EDT - BOSTON >> One of the most remarkable work stoppages in U. Full Story

Sale of IBM microchip plants in Vermont, New York completed
07/01/2015 09:03 PM EDT - MONTPELIER >> GlobalFoundries announced Wednesday it had completed its purchase of IBM's microchip plants in Vermont and New York, giving a new lease on life to a big employer in Vermont and New York's Duchess County. Full Story

New England in brief
07/01/2015 09:02 PM EDT - Maine crews use drone to rescue 2 boys from raging river Officials in Maine used a drone to help deliver a life jacket to a boy stranded on a rock in the middle of a raging river before bringing him and another boy to safety. Full Story

Father, son, hoping for return of stolen guitars
07/01/2015 08:32 AM EDT - TUNBRIDGE (AP) — A father and his 16-year-old son are hoping for the return of their guitars, which were taken from their car after they played at a music festival in Vermont over the weekend. Full Story

Prosecutor: Woman shot firearms instructor in face
06/30/2015 08:53 PM EDT - MONTPELIER >> A woman brought a hammer to a firearms lesson and then tried to kill her instructor by shooting him in the face with a revolver, a prosecutor said. Full Story

Vermont inmates move from Kentucky to Michigan
06/30/2015 08:52 PM EDT - MONTPELIER >> The transfer of 280 Vermont prison inmates from a private prison in Kentucky to one in Michigan has been completed, a state Department of Corrections official said Tuesday. Full Story

New England in brief
06/30/2015 08:52 PM EDT - May unemployment rate in 4 New England states lower than U. Full Story

Remains of schooner raised from Lake Champlain back to Navy
06/30/2015 08:52 PM EDT - MONTPELIER >> The remains of a Revolutionary War battleship that burned and sank as the Americans and British struggled for control of Lake Champlain will be in the hands of the U. Full Story

Park fountain pump sent out to get tested
06/30/2015 08:16 AM EDT - ST. JOHNSBURY (AP) >> A Vermont park fountain that has been temporarily out-of-order for maintenance is still not functioning due to a bad water pump. Full Story

Firearms teacher shot, woman scheduled for lesson arrested
06/30/2015 08:16 AM EDT - WESTFORD (AP) >> Vermont State Police say a firearms safety instructor was found shot in the torso and jaw, and a woman scheduled for a lesson has been charged with first-degree attempted homicide. Full Story

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    Man charged with robbing same New Jersey bank 5 years later

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A Philadelphia man robbed a New Jersey bank four months after he was released from prison for robbing the same place five years earlier, prosecutors said. Full Story
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    Billy Joel bests Elton John, sets new record at MSG

    NEW YORK (AP) — Billy Joel set a record for most performances by a single artist at Madison Square Garden with his 65th show Wednesday night, besting Elton John. Full Story