In Vermont, a progressive haven, emissions spike forces officials to consider drastic action
Despite its green reputation, and impressive goals to lower carbon pollution in the state, Vermont has seen a 16 percent increase in greenhouse gas levels since 1990.
Wild ride on Pike — with one man on the hood — leads to court for two drivers
Mark Fitzgerald, who authorities say drove nearly three miles on the Massachusetts Turnpike Friday as an older man desperately clung to his hood, appeared to face charges on Monday.
In the face of industry opposition and divided government, older Americans may have to wait till after the next election for relief.