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Candy Maker Mars Adding GMO Labeling to Its Products
In such small print that it's easy to miss, Mars has started to include the labeling of genetically modified organisms (GMO) on its candy and chocolate packaging. The words, "Partially produced with genetic engineering ," are printed on the back of M&M bags. You can also find GMO labels on Mars'
APNewsBreak: 2 Vermont DNC Delegates Replaced Due to Gender
A complaint to the Democratic National Convention says two male Vermont delegates were replaced by women in the name of "gender balance" and without adequate due process
Congress OKs Bill Requiring First GMO Food Labels
Consumers wanting to know if their foods contain genetically modified ingredients will be able to find out for the first time
Young Vermont Father Torn Between Family and Heroin: Part 1
Two-year Fusion investigation follows Justin Bemis, a father of four, who struggled with drug abuse.
The Note: Trump Gone Wild
NOTABLES HOW STUPID ARE THE PEOPLE OF IOWA TO BELIEVE THIS CRAP': On a contentious day in the GOP race, frontrunner Donald Trump didn't shy away from calling out his rival "in second place" Ben Carson , asking the 1,500 Iowans in the crowd today about Carson's "pathological stories" in his book
Passenger Describes 'Heavy Thud' as Amtrak Train Derailed in Vermont
An Amtrak passenger said he heard a "really heavy thud" as the train derailed over an embankment near Northfield, Vermont, this morning, injuring seven people. "The car was shaking from side to side and I could tell something was going off the tracks," Ian Turpin, 24, from Brooklyn, New York, told
Amtrak Passengers 'Very Lucky,' Vermont Governor Says
Gov. Peter Shumlin describes the passengers' climb to safety after the train derailed over an embankment.
NY Prison Escape Search Intensifies After Bloodhounds Pick Up Escapees' Scent, Official Says
The manhunt for two inmates who escaped from an upstate New York prison intensified after bloodhounds picked up a strong scent, suggesting the escapees could be nearby, an official briefed on the search told ABC News. New York State Police closed a road east of Dannemora to investigate. A stretch
Search for Escaped New York Prison Inmates Expands to Vermont
The inmates who pulled off a brazen escape from a maximum-security prison in upstate New York may have considered Vermont as "a possible destination," New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said today. Cuomo and Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin held a joint news conference this afternoon in Dannemora, New York,