Federal regulators say the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant is
not allowed to use funds set aside for decommissioning to pay for storing its
spent fuel; a Vermont civil rights panel will focus in the next two years on
immigration and possible racial profiling; more…
Vermont has given its approval to legislation that bans the
sale of baby toys that contain a group of chemicals known as phthalates. These chemicals
are often used to make teething products and other toys for toddlers more
flexible and durable.