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Newscast: Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 7:34 a.m.

A bill allowing terminally ill patients to get medication to end their lives became law yesterday with Governor Peter Shumlin’s signature. Although the law takes effect immediately, it may be some time before it’s used. Doctors and hospitals are looking carefully at whether and how to participate. Police in Burlington are increasing security for the KeyBank Vermont City Marathon this weekend. Police in Morristown say two women have been charged with attempted murder for allegedly setting fire to a house occupied by a family.