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Developing Storm: Snow To Increase in Coverage and Intensity After Midnight

A major Nor'easter now developing off the mid Atlantic coast will put eastern New York and western New England on its western side through Tuesday.  Snow will become steadier from SE to NW across the region after midnight and towards daybreak Tuesday with snowfall of varying intensity through Tuesday evening.  A gusty NNW wind from 20-30 mph at times will cause blowing and drifting of the very dry snow creating poor visibility and hazardous travel conditions into Tuesday night. General Storm accumulations in the Capital Region of 8"-14" are expected.

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Vermont sues Dollar Tree over sale of jewelry

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- The Vermont attorney general is suing Dollar Tree Stores, Inc. for selling jewelry that the state says contains toxic substances.
  
The attorney general's office said Tuesday that the national discount chain has violated a 2010 settlement with the state to stop selling the jewelry.
  
The attorney general says the items contain high amounts of lead and cadmium in violation of Vermont law.
  
The office says Dollar Tree sold 30,000 pieces of jewelry including rings, earrings, bracelets and necklaces through stores in Barre, Bennington, Burlington, Derby/Newport and Rutland.
  
A spokesman for Dollar Tree, based in Chesapeake, Virginia, said he could not comment on the lawsuit.

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