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Valley Visual: Keeping Up with a Hunting Family that Gave 'the Gift of a Home Away From Home' (4 Photos)

In early November 2010, on the night after I called the Bassette family to ask permission to photograph them deer hunting as a family, they held a meeting to discuss how they should respond to my request. "We…

Today at 09:27AM
Education board to seek spending, equity ideas

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Controlling costs and ensuring educational opportunity across the state are two of the state Board of Education's primary goals as it develops a five-year strategic plan, the board chairman said.

Today at 07:29AM
Police identify driver in fatal crash

BERWICK, Maine (AP) - Police have identified the driver who died in a crash in Berwick, Maine, after he lost control of his car due to slippery road conditions and slid in the path of a van.

Today at 06:09AM
Lawyers argue against statements after fatal crash

NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H. (AP) - Attorneys for a former Fortune 500 executive accused of second-degree murder in a New Hampshire crash that killed a Vermont couple have argued that statements he made to police from his hospital bed hours afterward cannot be used against him in court.

Nov 27
Police: Men Planned St. Louis Bomb 2 allegedly planned to bomb Gateway Arch, kill local prosecutor and police chief

St. Louis -- Two men indicted last week on federal weapons charges allegedly had plans to bomb the Gateway Arch -- and to kill St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch and Ferguson, Mo.,…

Nov 27
OPEC Keeps Oil Output on Hold

Vienna -- Reflecting its lessening oil clout, OPEC decided Thursday to keep its output target on hold and sit out falling crude prices that will likely spiral even lower as a result. Oil prices fell…

Nov 27
Poroshenko, Putin Hold Talks

Kiev, Ukraine -- Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko held his first talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in almost a month on the conflict in the country's east, as German Chancellor Angela Merkel…

Nov 27
Britain Opens Arms To Thanksgiving

London -- If you can't be at home on Thanksgiving Day, stuffing your face with turkey and then collapsing onto the sofa in front of football, the next best place to be in the world might be Britain. Kinda,…

Nov 27
For 60 Years, America Officially Excluded Chinese People

Most Americans know about our nation's history of slavery and the later internment of Japanese Americans in special camps during World War II. Less well-known is that for more than 60 years, the United…

Nov 27
Full Holiday Menu for Obamas, Plus 6 Pies

Washington -- President Obama spent a quiet Thanksgiving at the White House where the belly-stuffing menu featured all the holiday's basics. He also continued a tradition of telephoning members of the…

Nov 27
First U.S. Liver Transplant Recipient Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Severn, Md. -- Alyssa Riggan hasn't dwelled on being the first person in the U.S. to successfully receive part of a liver from a living donor 25 years ago, a medical procedure that paved the way for routine…

Nov 27
Garbutt and Lowry Suspended by the League

The Associated Press New York -- Dallas Stars forward Ryan Garbutt has been suspended for two games by the NHL while Winnipeg Jets forward Adam Lowry received a one-game ban for separate incidents this…

Nov 27
TCU Makes Statement

The Associated Press Austin, Texas -- Trevone Boykin passed for two touchdowns and ran for another, and No. 6 TCU earned a dominating 48-10 win over Texas on Thursday night that kept alive its hope of…

Nov 27
'The Good Wife' Cast Is a Who's Who of Broadway Talent

New York -- Next time you're seeing a show in New York, here's a new diversion while you're waiting for curtains to go up and people around you to, please, turn off their cellphones. Take a look at the…

Nov 27
Norwich Trims Town Budget

Norwich -- Money, or lack of it, was the prevailing theme at Tuesday night's Selectboard meeting, where members of the board spent nearly four hours searching for ways to cut costs in the town's capital…

Nov 27
Winning numbers drawn in 'Lucky For Life' game

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) - The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the "Lucky For Life" game were:

Nov 27
Storm upsets Thanksgiving in northern New England

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The first major snowstorm of the season left more than 300,000 customers in northern New England without power, forcing many to make last-minute changes to their Thanksgiving plans.