- Vermont hosting Great Lakes scientists at not-so-great lake Updated: May-24-15 12:49 pm
BURLINGTON, Vermont - Scientists at the University of Vermont still chuckle at the memory of Lake Champlain's brief listing as the sixth Great Lake, and they don't hold a grudge: those who spent years studying the not-so-great lake are hosting colleagues from across the globe eager to hear about the latest research about the world's largest bodies of fresh water.
- Leahy, Grassley back bill on humanitarian patents Updated: May-23-15 3:34 pm
- Senators sing blues over impasse; GOP hopefuls stuck in DC Updated: May-22-15 10:13 pm
WASHINGTON - Two senators have a plane to catch to Cuba, others were hoping to impress Republican presidential primary voters and then there's Sen. Lamar Alexander, who is slated to deliver a sunset piano performance of "Ol' Man River" on the banks of the Mississippi.
- Surveillance debate produces unusual alliances in Capitol Updated: May-22-15 10:29 am
WASHINGTON - Congress' debate over domestic surveillance is scrambling partisan divisions in the Senate as libertarian-minded Republicans defy their leaders to make common cause with liberal Democrats.
- Obama nominates Miller as US attorney for Vermont Updated: May-22-15 7:48 am
BURLINGTON, Vermont - President Barack Obama has nominated Burlington lawyer Eric Miller to serve as the next U.S. attorney for Vermont.
- University of Vermont, other schools holding commencements Updated: May-16-15 11:10 am
BURLINGTON, Vermont - More college commencements are taking place across Vermont this weekend.
- US Sen. Leahy highlights Milton farm to school program Updated: May-11-15 3:43 pm
MILTON, Vermont - Vermont U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy says schools are one of the best places to educate children and their families about the value of healthy, nutritious lifestyles.