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    UVM students raise awareness of sexual assault on campus

    10/31/2014 07:01 AM EDT
    BURLINGTON -- It was a long time before Caroline DeCunzo could talk about her sexual assault. The University of Vermont junior was assaulted in high school, she said Wednesday, but still grapples with the experience.  
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    Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71
    10/31/2014 06:29 AM EDT - BOSTON -- Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes belied his shrewd political tactics to govern as Boston's longest-serving mayor and one of its most beloved, died Thursday. Full Story

     

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    UVM students raise awareness of sexual assault on campus

    10/31/2014 07:01 AM EDT
    BURLINGTON -- It was a long time before Caroline DeCunzo could talk about her sexual assault. The University of Vermont junior was assaulted in high school, she said Wednesday, but still grapples with the experience.  
    Full Story
    Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71
    10/31/2014 06:29 AM EDT - BOSTON -- Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes belied his shrewd political tactics to govern as Boston's longest-serving mayor and one of its most beloved, died Thursday. Full Story

    Democrats hit Havenstein on raises amid scam probe
    10/30/2014 11:29 PM EDT - CONCORD, N.H. -- Democrats say Republican gubernatorial candidate Walt Havenstein knowingly approved 5 percent raises of consultants involved in a massive fraud scandal involving a company he led. Full Story

    New England in Brief
    10/30/2014 11:30 PM EDT - VMONTPELIER (AP) -- The state of Vermont is going to be hosting a hearing on the possible legalization of marijuana. Full Story

    Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71
    10/30/2014 12:20 PM EDT - BOSTON -- Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes belied his shrewd political tactics to govern as Boston's longest-serving mayor and one of its most beloved, died Thursday. Full Story

    Study: Health care reforms could save Vermont property taxpayers tens of millions of dollars
    10/30/2014 06:36 AM EDT - MONTPELIER -- Taxpayers and school districts could save tens of millions of dollars if school staff were insured on the Vermont health care exchange or through a single payer system, according to a new report. Full Story

    Vermont 46th in Tax Foundation business tax climate index
    10/29/2014 05:47 PM EDT - MONTPELIER -- Vermont remains among the lowest ranked states in the Tax Foundation's annual index of business tax climates. The state kept its 2013 position of 46th place, overall. Full Story

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    Rowling reveals new tidbits on Pottermore site

    LONDON (AP) — Just in time for Halloween, J.K. Rowling has given fans a glimpse of what makes a wicked witch tick. Full Story