Vermont

  • Scholars visit US birthplace of 'The Jungle Book' 08-10-2013 10:13 AM

    Mention the name Rudyard Kipling, and images of tropical forests, mongooses and cobras come to mind " not the snowy vistas of Vermont. But that's exactly where many of the British writer's best-known tales, including "The Jungle Book," took shape. In honour of his connections to Vermont, a group of...
  • US: East struggles to recover from Irene 01-09-2011 12:57 AM

    Killington: Running low on food and money, Vermont residents stranded by flooded roads relied upon provisions dropped by National Guard troops to get by Wednesday while the rest of the East Coast labored to recover from the wrath of the hurricane-turned-tropical storm known as Irene. At Killington Elementary School, residents...
  • Vermont, New Jersey flooded as Irene spares NYC 30-08-2011 07:07 AM

    Fairfield: New Jersey and Vermont struggled with their worst flooding in decades on Monday, a day after Hurricane Irene slammed an already soaked US Northeast with torrential rain, dragging away homes and submerging neighborhoods underwater. The massive storm churned up the US East Coast over the weekend killing at least...
  • New York City back to business after Irene 30-08-2011 01:14 AM

    New York: New York City was back to business on Monday after Hurricane Irene but hundreds of thousands of people who normally travel in from the surrounding area faced a difficult commute as flooding knocked out some transit routes. Farther north, Vermont was battling the state's worst flooding since 1927...
  • Watch: Five-year-old's wit saves mom's life 11-12-2009 11:17 AM

    Navaeh called 911 when her mom passed out in a bath tub. ...
  • Welcome to the nude-teens town 25-08-2006 07:56 PM

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