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All Burlington police will get body cameras

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - All patrol officers in Vermont's largest city are going to be using body cameras as part of an effort to increase public trust in the police.

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At Highland Games, revelers split on Scottish vote

LINCOLN, N.H. (AP) - People celebrating their Scottish heritage at New Hampshire's annual Highland Games are split on Scotland's failed effort to break away from the United Kingdom.

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Family of CIA contractor slain in Benghazi may sue

BOSTON (AP) - The family of a CIA contractor killed in Benghazi, Libya, has filed claims seeking $2 million in damages from the CIA and State Department, alleging there was inadequate security at the U.S. diplomatic post and CIA compound when it came under attack by militants in 2012.

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More than 1,000 Vermonters head to climate march

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - More than 1,000 Vermonters are planning to attend the New York version of what is expected to be a series of world-wide marches calling for solutions to the threat of climate change.

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Vermont unemployment up to 4.1 percent

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Labor says the state's unemployment rate is up four-tenths of one percent to 4.1 percent, the third increase in three months.

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Column: Illegal Drugs Aren't as Dangerous as Scientists Say

Is America's scientific research biased to focus on the harmful effects of drugs? That was one of the questions at the heart of a congressional hearing this summer seeking to understand more comprehensively…

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Editorial: The World's Best Spies

Yahoo Inc., as it turns out, has cared about privacy since 2007. It just couldn't tell anyone. The company posted a note last week saying it was "pleased to announce" that it had gotten thousands of pages…

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King Arthur Cafe Here to Stay

Hanover -- King Arthur Flour will keep its cafe in Dartmouth College's Baker-Berry Library after all, company officials said, after a mix-up earlier this summer over the bakery's menu options at its Hanover…

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No Clear Oscar Film Favorite Emerges From Toronto and Telluride Festivals

Two years ago, Toronto International Film Festival audiences fell in love with Jennifer Lawrence in Silver Linings Playbook and loudly cheered all the Canadian references (natives don't pronounce the…

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Ghosts Haunt Fall Movies

When you go to a film festival, cramming down four movies a day can make it easier to spot patterns than it is when you watch at a more leisurely pace. I will be reporting on some of the trends from the…

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Quechee Wants Interstate Study

Quechee -- It may be time to rethink the future of development near Interstate 89 in Quechee, town leaders said. Earlier this week, the Hartford Planning Commission voted to support a new $26,000 land…

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Presiding Over a TV Empire

For Shonda Rhimes, Thursday is Thursday. For much of America, Thursday might as well be renamed Shondaday in recognition of the TV savant's prime-time conquest. As if the back-to-back helping of Grey's…

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A Lesson in Patriotism: Lebanon High Senior Petitions for American Flag to Be Flown

Lebanon -- The anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks last week spurred Lebanon High School senior Bhavna Kaushik, a dual citizen of the United States and India who was 4 years old on 9/11, to look…

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David A. Fowler, Jr.

Bridgewater, Vt. -- David A. Fowler, Jr. passed away suddenly in Claremont, N.H. on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, of a fatal heart attack. David was born in Rutland, Vt. on Jan. 12, 1980, to Michelle (Belisle)…

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Isabel F. (Kelleher) Bergin

New London, N.H. -- Isabel F. (Kelleher) Bergin died peacefully on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, after a brief illness. Isabel grew up in Belmont, Mass., and was a 1947 graduate of Emmanuel College in Boston.…

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Linda Saada

Wellesley, Mass. -- Linda Saada, 56, passed away at her home on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. She was born on Dec. 27, 1957, to Walter S. and Louise E. (Story) Nylund. Linda graduated from Wayland High School,…

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VLS Mourns Three Tragedies

South Royalton -- Students and faculty at Vermont Law School are trying to come to terms with the third tragedy involving their community in the past two months. A 35-year-old Amherst, N.H., man who…

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Caren D. Calafati

Eastman, N.H. -- Caren D. Calafati, 61, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Family and friends are invited to the Ricker Funeral Home in Lebanon to a memorial calling hour on Tuesday, Sept. 23, from…

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Local & Regional Briefs for Friday, Sept. 19, 2014

Traffic Patterns Changed For Anniversary Celebration Claremont -- Several Claremont roads will be closed Saturday for "Birthday in the Bricks," the city's 250th anniversary celebration. Between 9 a.m.…

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James Doyle Wilson

Auburn, Ala. -- James Doyle Wilson, 99, died peacefully at home at 5:28 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014. Born 16 May, 1915 in a one-room hand-hewn plank cabin homesteaded in Hazel Valley, in the Ozark Mountains…