LOCAL NEWS
Evaluations pending for man shot by Bennington police

BENNINGTON -- The attorney for a man facing charges after he allegedly attempted "suicide by cop" in April says at least one doctor has deemed him competent to stand trial, but his mental status at the time of the incident may offer a defense. On the morning of April 22, Gregory Filo, 42, of Safford Street, went to the Bennington Police Station and requested that an officer kill him. Full Story
SPORTS
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Panthers push past Warriors

HOOSICK, N.Y. -- A simple look at the stats and even the score from Monday's Wasaren League contest between Stillwater and Hoosick Falls was a blowout for the Panthers. Hoosick Falls won the game 5-0, and took 16 corner kicks to zero for the Warriors. But with a wind gusting to 30 mph, it was a day of crazy bounces and missed opportunities. Full Story
ENTERTAINMENT
Mark Zuckerberg ticks off San Francisco neighbors

Facebook founder’s massive home restoration involves 40 to 50 workers and has been under way for more than a year. Full Story
REGION
Vt. Fish & Wildlife close to ban on drone-assisted hunting

A petition to ban hunting with the assistance of unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, in Vermont is making its way through the state's Department of Fish and Wildlife. Full Story

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Mark Twain will return to Dorset Theatre Festival with wry comedy

Dorset Theatre Festival brings Mark Twain to town. In the summer of 1904, bare weeks after his wife died, he came to the mountains. Full Story
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Police deliver pie after Pizza Hut driver hurt

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — After a pizza delivery driver was injured in a crash in Portland, Oregon, two police officers completed the delivery for him. Full Story
Patti LaBelle party wins cadet-beating suit

HOUSTON (AP) — A former West Point cadet has lost his multimillion-dollar lawsuit against staff members for R&B singer Patti LaBelle over a beating received while waiting outside a Houston airport terminal for a ride home. Full Story

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring.   Full Story
 
Roger Goodell wants the Dolphins to stay in Miami
The Dolphins don't have one foot out of Miami, according to Roger Goodell. The NFL commissioner said Thursday that the Dolphins don't necessarily have to relocate despite the Florida legislature's refusal last week to fund renovations to Sun Life Stadium. Full Story

Evan Agostini
None of the current crop of TV moms is likely to be voted Mother of the Year, unless the ability to put dinner on the table counts for more than mental health.   Full Story
 
 
Updated: May 10, 2013 3:19:58 PM EDT
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring.   Full Story
 
 
Updated: May 10, 2013 3:19:58 PM EDT
 
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Obama launches sales pitch for health insurance program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring. Full Story
(Evan Agostini)
Happy Mother's Day, you heartless, killer psycho TV moms

None of the current crop of TV moms is likely to be voted Mother of the Year, unless the ability to put dinner on the table counts for more than mental health. Full Story
(REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)
Obama launches sales pitch for health insurance program

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama launched a campaign to promote his signature healthcare program on Friday in the face of harsh criticism from congressional Republicans who say the plan will raise costs and hurt hiring. Full Story