Vermont man charged with kidnapping his 12-year-old niece could
face death penalty; U.S. Customs officials want to avoid long backups
at Canadian border; educators meeting in Washington discuss what the
national union wants from the next
presidential administration. Vermont communities gear up for
Independence Day observances.
summer months mean an increase in traffic at border crossings between the U.S. and Canada. Customs
officials have been looking at ways to minimize wait times at the land ports of
Neal Charnoff reports.
the first day for new identification procedures at the Vermont-Quebec border,
traffic flowed smoothly.
officials said almost everyone entering the United States on Thursday had the proper documents to
prove who they were.