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Man Allegedly Drives Drunk On AA Co-founder's Lawn

AP | Posted 12.27.2012 | Weird News

DORSET, Vt. -- Vermont State Police say a man faces a drunken driving charge after driving onto the lawn of a historic home once owned by the co-found...

Accused Cop Car Crusher Held On Bail

AP | DAVE GRAM | Posted 08.09.2012 | Crime

NEWPORT, Vt. -- A Vermont man who authorities said used a large farm tractor like a monster truck and drove over seven police vehicles, then tried to ...

Cops: Angry Farmer Crushed Our Squad Cars

AP | DAVE GRAM | Posted 10.02.2012 | Weird News

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Working in a stout former bank building with windows closed and air conditioners humming, Orleans County sheriff's deputies di...

Resolved: Vermont Legislator Honored By Peers For Handing Out M&Ms

AP | Posted 04.30.2012 | Weird News

MONTPELIER, Vt. -- The Vermont House has passed a resolution thanking one of its members for the peanut M&Ms. Rep. Ken Atkins, a Winooski Democrat, h...

See How They Squeal! Inmate Adds Pig To Decal On Cop Cars

AP | LISA RATHKE | Posted 04.03.2012 | Crime

MONTPELIER, Vt. — A prison inmate who makes stationery and license plates pulled a fast one on state police by adding the image of a pig to the ...

Man Tries To Steal Woman's Heart With Stolen Ring: Cops

AP | Posted 02.27.2012 | Weird News

BURLINGTON, Vt. — A diamond engagement ring didn't have the outcome a Vermont man had hoped for. His girlfriend said yes, but the ring landed hi...

Woman Slams City Hall -- With Raccoon Carcass

AP | Posted 02.03.2012 | Crime

BURLINGTON, Vt. -- Police in Vermont say a woman who might have been angry about a dead raccoon left on a street took its bloody carcass to City Hall ...

After Car Crash, Man Allegedly Tries To Hijack Fire Truck That Came To The Rescue

Posted 11.22.2011 | Weird News

A car accident in Vermont was the start of a wild afternoon chase and a showdown for police and firefighters who responded to the crash on Wednesday. ...

Sinkhole De Mayo (PHOTOS)

Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

Intense thunderstorms wreaked havoc in the Northeast over the weekend, ripping up streets, flooding neighborhoods and forcing schools to close. In ...