BURLINGTON — A Bristol man who produced and distributed child pornography was sentenced Thursday to serve 10 years in prison.
For many, the Rutland Free Library is a place to read, but for people who have nowhere to live or who are staying in an unstable environment, the library can provide a clean, safe, warm and dry place to spend some time.
BEIJING (AP) — China's economic growth slowed further in the latest quarter, adding to challenges for Communist leaders as they fight a tariff battle with Washington.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The president of Australia's top lawyers' group has told a parliamentary inquiry that proposed cybersecurity laws to force global technology companies such as Facebook and Google to help police by unscrambling encrypted messages sent by extremists and other crimina…
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean progressives accused the government of caving to xenophobic sentiment by rejecting a plea for refugee status by hundreds of asylum seekers from war-ravaged Yemen whose arrival on a resort island earlier this year triggered outrage.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal safety investigators have been unable to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York because of a criminal case against the limo company's operator.
ORWELL — After offering carrots, the Board of Education resorted to sticks Wednesday night when they made the decision to consolidate the reluctant Orwell School District with the Slate Valley Unified Union School District.
WASHINGTON (AP) — South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster and the state's congressional delegation urged President Donald Trump on Thursday to reconsider his administration's plan to shut down a half-built nuclear fuel facility in their state.
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Calls to breach four hydroelectric dams in Washington state have grown louder in recent months as the plight of critically endangered Northwest orcas has captured global attention.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says Islamic State militants in Syria have recently seized some 700 people as hostages and are carrying out executions.
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The bitter cold snap that kept much of New England in the deep freeze during the Christmas and New Year's holidays last winter had people who supply the region with electricity worried they might have to impose rolling blackouts, the head of the company that mana…
SEATTLE (AP) — Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen invested large sums in technology ventures, research projects and philanthropy, some of it eclectic and highly speculative.
KILLINGTON — A Morrisville man with a home on Estabrook Road that he rents out through the internet is in a dispute with the town about how many people can stay there.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities say StarKist has agreed to plead guilty to price fixing as part of a broad collusion investigation of the canned tuna industry.
From 1973 to 1976, when Dr. Maurice ‘Mo’ Cyr is still in his early 20s and Vermont’s counterculture is at the peak of its blossoming. In the story, Cyr is riding high as young man about town. He’s always loved cooking for his friends, gigging on the mountain making breakfast and lunch when h…
The response to a public records request about the investigation of a city police officer who resigned in August said state’s attorneys in two counties were involved, did not find a reason to file criminal charges against Cpl. Damon Nguyen.
MONTPELIER — The name of a former University of Vermont president may be removed from the library because of his support of research into eugenics that helped lead to sterilizations.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Election officials and federal cybersecurity agents are touting improved collaboration aimed at confronting and deterring efforts to tamper with elections.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former University of Vermont president may have his name removed from the library due to his support of research into selection reproduction of humans that helped lead to sterilizations as well as his misappropriation of university funds.
Regardless of how midterm elections turn out, Wall Street usually ends up a big winner.
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Officials in Ecuador say they're expelling Venezuela's ambassador because an official from the neighboring country called its president a "liar."
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Italy's plans to ramp up public spending (all times local):
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is facing criticism from mothers with big families both at home and abroad for comments he made about women and fertility in Africa.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former University of Vermont president may have his name removed from the library due to his support of research into selection reproduction of humans that helped lead to sterilizations as well as a misappropriation of university funds.
JERUSALEM (AP) — Lawyers for a U.S. student who was denied entry to Israel because of alleged support for a boycott campaign say the Supreme Court has accepted her appeal and will allow her to study in the country.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former University of Vermont president may have his name removed from the library due to his support of research into selection reproduction of humans that led to sterilizations as well as a misappropriation of university funds.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he will not attend an investment conference in Saudi Arabia.
BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders have commissioned work on a new system for slapping sanctions on the perpetrators of cyberattacks, in the wake of the attack on the world chemical weapons watchdog.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he will not attend investment conference in Saudi Arabia .
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The three top officials in Afghanistan's Kandahar province were killed when their own guards opened fire on them at a security conference Thursday, the deputy provincial governor said, and a Taliban spokesman said the target was Washington's top general in Afghanist…
BRUSSELS (AP) — European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is playing down trans-Atlantic trade tensions after U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross accused the EU of dragging its feet in exploratory trade talks.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. has slapped sanctions on a Colombian man with ties to the South American country's largest rebel group who allegedly controls a narcotics trafficking corridor in northern Colombia.
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Brexit: (all times local):
WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates dipped slightly this week, taking a pause after weeks of steady increases stoked by rising interest rates.
MADRID (AP) — Police in Spain say they have seized more than 115 properties as they dismantled a network that allegedly purchased real estate in Spain to launder illicit money from former officials in Venezuela.
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Lawmakers in Kosovo have agreed to consider proposed laws on transforming the country's security forces into a regular army.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A new U.N. report says South Sudan's armed opposition abducted women and girls as young as 12 and lined them up so commanders could choose "wives."
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Officials behind a planned hotel and garage development in Vermont's capital city say the project won't lead to traffic issues.
PUTNEY, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont winery's sparkling apple wine has been selected to christen the nuclear-powered submarine USS Vermont.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny says he accepts the "duel" proposed by the chief of the National Guard — if it's is a televised debate with words as weapons.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are falling Thursday morning as interest rates resume their upward climb and several industrial companies post disappointing third-quarter results. Interest rates started rising a day ago after the Federal Reserve released minutes showing that a minority of its le…
The flood of education-related tax advice that seems to crest during back-to-school season often centers on students or their parents. But teachers can score a few tax breaks, too — if they do their homework. Three tax pros share their own lesson plans for cutting teachers' tax bills.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Hundreds of taxi drivers have driven slowly through Poland's capital city of Warsaw, causing traffic jams as they protested low wages and competition from unlicensed companies like Uber.
NEW YORK (AP) — The company that runs the beleaguered MoviePass discount service for theater tickets is being investigated by the New York Attorney General on allegations that it misled investors.
MOSCOW (AP) — The Latest on Russia President Vladimir Putin's comments (all times local):
JERUSALEM (AP) — The United States says it is placing its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians under the authority of its embassy to Israel.
MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says Russia would only use its nuclear weapons in response to an incoming missile attack.
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A new documentary on massacres by Zimbabwe's military has led to harsh exchanges as the 1980s killings challenge a new president who preaches unity but refuses to apologize for his alleged role in one of the country's deepest wounds.
LONDON (AP) — The uncertainty over Brexit that's hobbling the British economy is set to go on for longer than expected, leaving companies and households in a limbo.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — South Korea's president has met with Pope Francis in a private audience, and his office says that the pontiff indicated his willingness to visit North Korea.