Vermont

Jon Queally, staff writer
Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin was given a " huge ovation " on Thursday after calling on fellow lawmakers to fully divest the state's pension funds from ExxonMobil as well as the coal industry. Shumlin, a Democrat, made the call during his annual State of the State address before the Vermont legislature in Montpelier in which he specifically cited...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Environmental activist and 350.org co-founder Bill McKibben was arrested on...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
With a progressive vision that includes breaking up the biggest banks ,...