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Boston bounces back quickly after 2-foot blizzard

BOSTON (AP) - Boston bounced back quickly Wednesday from the Blizzard of 2015, with subways, buses and trains up and running again the morning after the storm buried a swath of New England in 2 to 3 feet of snow.

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Dartmouth President to Announce Reforms Thursday; Check 'Valley News' Website For Updates

Hanover -- Dartmouth College President Phil Hanlon on Thursday is scheduled to announce a number of reforms intended to curb high-risk behavior, increase diversity and improve academics at the college,…

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2 more rounds of snow could be headed to New England

BOSTON (AP) - Forecasters are watching two weather systems that may bring significant snow in the coming days, just as New Englanders are digging out from a historic blizzard.

Jan 27
Leahy Among Those Urging Seizure Reform

Washington -- The wave of opposition to the nation's civil asset forfeiture laws grew a little larger on Tuesday as advocacy groups spoke out in favor of legislative reforms supported by members of both…

Jan 27
AP News in Brief at 7:58 p.m. EST

Gunmen Storm Luxury Hotel in Libya, Killing 10, Including American, Europeans Tripoli, Libya (ap) -- In the latest sign of Libya's descent into chaos, gunmen stormed a luxury hotel used by diplomats and…

Jan 27
Woods Ready for Phoenix, and That's the Tooth

Scottsdale, Ariz. -- Tiger Woods was all smiles Tuesday -- and with a full set of teeth. Woods gave a play-by-play account of how his front tooth was knocked out in Italy on Jan. 19 while celebrating…

Jan 27
Keys Dismisses V. Williams From Open

Melbourne, Australia -- American teenager Madison Keys overcame a left thigh injury to beat Venus Williams 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 at the Australian Open on Wednesday, ensuring there would be no Williams sisters…

Jan 27
In Some States, Storm Hype Well Warranted

Boston -- Its winds howling at more than 70 mph, the Blizzard of 2015 slammed Boston and surrounding parts of New England on Tuesday with none of the mercy it unexpectedly showed New York City, piling…

Jan 27
Cavs Streak to 7th Straight Win

Auburn Hills, Mich. -- Kyrie Irving matched his season high with 38 points and LeBron James added 32 to lift the Cleveland Cavaliers to their seventh straight victory Tuesday night, 103-95 over the Detroit…

Jan 27
Isles Exert Superiority

Uniondale, n.y. -- Jaroslav Halak stopped 40 shots, falling 8.1 seconds short of his second consecutive shutout of the New York Rangers, and the Islanders beat their biggest rivals 4-1 on Tuesday night…

Jan 27
Hartford Preps for Year Ahead

Hartford -- The Selectboard has agreed on a municipal budget that, if approved by voters, would increase the municipal portion of the property tax rate by 9.1 percent. The $15.7 million general…

Jan 27
10 Jockey for Slots on Hartford Boards

Hartford -- With a Monday evening filing deadline now past, it appears that 10 candidates will vie for four open slots on the Hartford Selectboard and School Board. Mike Morris, Rebecca White and Dennis…

Jan 27
Fairlee Receives State Classification for Village

Fairlee -- Officials say town planning is moving in the right direction following the state's recent identification of a "designated village center" in the heart of Fairlee. The classification makes…

Jan 27
State digging out, opening up after heavy snow

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire is digging out from a strong winter storm that dumped more than two feet of snow in some places.

Jan 27
Burlington school superintendent search down to 2

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The search for a new school superintendent in Vermont's largest city is down to two.

Jan 27
Column: New Battlegrounds in the Culture Wars

Washington The old culture war politics is dying, but new culture wars are gathering force. The transformation of the battlefield will change our public life. The idea of a "culture war" was popularized…

Jan 27
How much snow fell vs. how much was forecast

A look at some snowfall totals across the Northeast as of Wednesday after a massive winter storm and the National Weather Service's forecast snow totals as of Monday night:

Jan 27
Blizzard-stricken East digs out amid forecast 2nd-guessing

BOSTON (AP) - New Englanders savaged by a blizzard packing knee-high snowfall and hurricane-force winds began digging out as New Yorkers and others spared its full fury questioned whether forecasts were overblown.