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Newscast: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 12:04 p.m.

Federal regulators say they’re confident the public is not in danger from the tons of radioactive spent fuel stored in an above-ground pool at the Vermont Yankee Nuclear power plant. The price of gasoline is about to go up. Yesterday, Governor Peter Shumlin signed the transportation budget, which contains the new tax. At the Statehouse today, lawmakers are spending much of their time on the House and Senate floor debating a slew of bills. A Franklin man has pleaded not guilty to a charge of driving while intoxicated with death resulting following a collision that killed a high school basketball player.