MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont House has endorsed a measure to ban so-called microbeads from personal-care products sold in the state.
Quotes from New Hampshire residents coping with the snowstorm:
A look at some snowfall totals across the Northeast as of Tuesday morning after a massive winter storm:
BOSTON (AP) - A howling blizzard with wind gusts over 70 mph heaped snow on the Boston area along with other stretches of lower New England and Long Island on Tuesday but failed to live up to the hype in Philadelphia and New York City, where buses and subways started rolling again in the morning.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Attorney General's office is calling a second public hearing on the state's rules to implement the ban on genetically modified organisms.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The main east-west highway across southern Vermont is closed at this hour after a tractor trailer truck became stuck on Route 9 in Searsburg.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Amtrak says limited service is resuming between New York and Albany, New York, as storm conditions ease.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont roads crews are starting to plow snow as the northern edge of a storm that is paralyzing coastal areas further south and east moves across the state.
BOSTON (AP) - A howling blizzard heaped snow on Boston, the rest of eastern Massachusetts and parts of Long Island on Tuesday, delivering wind gusts topping 75 mph, but it failed to live up to the hype farther south in Philadelphia and New York City, which canceled its travel ban amid better-than-expected weather conditions.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Utilities in New Hampshire have faced a few challenges so far as a major snowstorm moves through the state.
Areas of the busy Northeast corridor were left to deal with a storm that packed a winter wallop of heavy snow and high winds for some and left others with more typical snow accumulations.
BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Arts Council is holding a series of community forums to discuss the future of arts education in the state.
The snowstorm pounding the Northeast left millions hunkered down waiting for the weather to clear, while others got an early start on their job or commute. Some others, namely travelers, were just left waiting.
SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Police in South Burlington, Vermont, are searching for a man who robbed a store at gunpoint.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Amtrak says it's suspending service north of New York and reducing its schedule for trains operating south of New York due to the massive winter storm.
NEW YORK (AP) - A storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday, pounding coastal eastern Long Island into Maine with high winds and heavy snow, but it failed to live up to the hype in big cities like Philadelphia and New York, which canceled its travel ban amid better-than-expected weather conditions.
LYNDEBOROUGH, N.H. (AP) - Authorities have identified a woman who was out hiking and fell into Purgatory Falls near Lyndeborough, New Hampshire.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Widespread power outages are not expected as a big snowstorm makes its way through New Hampshire, but the state Department of Health and Human Services says residents need to take some precautions about food if they lose their electricity.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A New York City man is going to federal prison for five years after pleading guilty to charges he had another person buy handguns for him in Vermont.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Vermont road and utility crews are preparing for a major snowstorm that threatens to paralyze areas further south and along the coast.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A powerful coastal snowstorm has headed into New Hampshire amid a state of emergency that shut down government.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire is getting more than $6.6 million in grants to support 68 homeless housing and service programs in the state.