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Congressional report presses for e-cigarette rules

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 11:48
While the FDA plans to set marketing and product regulations for electronic cigarettes in the near future, for now, almost anything goes.
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Yankees beat Red Sox, 3-2

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 10:54
A dispute over a replay ruling leads to the ejection of Sox manager John Farrell.
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NSA spy report among potential Pulitzer contenders

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 10:04
The revelations were first published in June in The Guardian and The Washington Post, which last week received a George Polk Award for national security reporting.
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Portland TV veteran uses video skills to help orphans in India

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 09:50
John Marshall helps Good Shepherd orphanage raise $30,000 for a new school in less than a month.
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Gas prices in Maine increase over 2 cents

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 09:46
Prices are 3.5 cents higher than they were a month ago and 5.5 cents higher than at this time last year.
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US retail sales up strong 1.1 percent in March

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 09:32
The strong March gain — the largest jump since September 2012 — provides more evidence that the economy is emerging from a harsh winter with some momentum.
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Portland Hockey Trust gives elementary students a chance to play

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 08:45
The free 20-year-old after-school program wraps up its season with an annual 'trophy game.'
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Police search for suspect in break-ins at Buckfield, Bethel stores

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 08:06
Police are looking for what appears to be a silver Kia Soul captured on surveillance video outside the Buckfield convenience store at about 4:15 a.m. Sunday.
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Chile fire toll: 12 dead; 2,000 homes destroyed

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 07:54
With no municipal water or fire hydrants to use, and narrow streets jammed with abandoned vehicles, fire crews could do little but watch some neighborhoods burn.
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Local & State Dispatches

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 07:45
Unidentified man’s body pulled from Penobscot River / Mainers can win cash prize by finding state’s worst road / Church leaders to conduct ritual foot-washing in Portland . . . and more Maine news.
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Maine triple slaying suspects to be tried together

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 07:20
Their lawyers had argued for separate trials, saying evidence against one man could unfairly prejudice the jury against the other.
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Teachers returning to school where 22 were stabbed

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 06:34
Four students remained hospitalized Sunday, all in critical condition.
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Webpage focuses on Mainers with disabilities

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 06:04
The Maine Department of Labor says it was developed in response to concerns there is not enough state-specific information.
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Man shot by deputy died of head wound

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 01:00
Police say Nicholas Mangino, 25, was the officer who fired at Stephen McKenney, 66, as he held a handgun in Windham.
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After voter denial, Saco group tries raising private funds to save historic stone bridge

Mon, 04/14/2014 - 00:56
The new nonprofit hopes to keep the Stackpole Bridge from being replaced by a simple concrete span.
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Bubba tames Augusta for 2nd Masters title

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 23:41
His easy win shows he’s even better-suited to wear the green jacket.
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Most of Maine under flood watch through Wednesday evening

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 23:10
Monday’s warmth and Tuesday’s rain will melt any remaining snow and ice, raising the levels of Maine rivers.
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Holocaust lesson elicits outrage from Palestinians

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 22:54
A Palestinian professor is branded a traitor for trying to teach a lesson in empathy and tolerance.
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Window opens on secret camp within Guantanamo

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 22:44
A declassified review of the detention and interrogation program at the top-secret Camp 7 within the prison is expected to be sharply critical.
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Russia surpassed U.S. in share of economy spent on arms in 2013

Sun, 04/13/2014 - 22:22
Russia spent 4.1 percent while the U.S. spent 3.8 percent of gross domestic product, a Swedish arms watchdog reports.
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