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Connecticut's attorney general has proposed selling the replica of a historic slave ship to a nonprofit in order to pay its $2.2 million debt.


New York is joining more than 20 other states in prohibiting the sale of powdered alcohol.

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Fort Ticonderoga has launched its newly acquired tour boat and is offering weekend excursions on Lake Champlain through the Columbus Day weekend.

Massachusetts shoppers looking for summer dog day deals are expected to crowd local stores for another sales tax holiday this weekend.

A federal official says no distress call was made from a small plane that crashed in the Adirondack Mountains, killing four people in a fiery wreck.

A Springfield company has submitted the apparent low bid of $8.2 million to build a new South End Community Center, replacing one destroyed in a tornado four years ago.

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Police searching for a kayaker in the Hudson River do not suspect foul play in his disappearance.

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Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin says a woman who lost custody of her 9-year-old daughter is "the alleged perpetrator" in the deaths of three relatives.

State police say a civilian plane has crashed in the Adirondack Mountains, killing four people aboard.

Vermont state officials say a mother who was upset about losing custody of her child has fatally shot a Department for Children and Families worker.