If you live in the U.S. and are unable to work due to an illness or injury (or a combination of illnesses or injuries,) you may qualify for Social Security disability benefits. Before applying for dis(...)
Ceremonies in New Orleans formally mark the completion of the Louisiana Purchase; South Carolina becomes the first state to secede from the Union; Vermont's Supreme Court rules in favor of homosexual couples. (Dec. 20)
A Vermont man wounded by state police troopers following a high-speed chase could spend the rest of his life in prison if he's found to be a habitual offender. Orleans County prosecutors added the habitual offender enhancement to some of the charges already filed against 27-year-old Eric Jackson of Lyndon. The Caledonian Record reports that on Monday a judge found probable cause to charge ...
The Vermont man who authorities say used his family's 20,000-pound farm tractor to flatten most of the nearby sheriff department's fleet of vehicles in that state two years ago may never see prison for those crimes, his lawyer said Friday.