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Updated: 17 min 39 sec ago

Ex-Portland club owner ‘head’ of Maine cocaine ring, feds say

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 00:13
A new prosecution document filed Tuesday accuses Robert Evon for the first time of drug dealing in Maine; he has already pleaded guilty in New York.
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Brunswick restaurateur named one of America’s ‘10 Best New Chefs’

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 00:11
Cara Stadler of Tao Yuan also was a semifinalist for a James Beard Award earlier this year.
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Teen wins acceptance to all eight Ivy League schools

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 00:07
The Melville, N.Y., 17-year-old hasn’t decided which to attend.
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Maine police, advocates call for end to child abuse

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 00:05
The Maine Children’s Alliance found that more than 4,000 cases of child abuse were substantiated in 2012. That number is up from the previous year,
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Maine virtual charter school in limbo

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 00:04
The proposed online school won’t be reconsidered by the charter commission until at least May, if ever.
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Tiger Woods has back surgery, will miss the Masters

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 00:02
The four-time Masters champion had surgery Monday for a pinched nerve that had been hurting him for several months.
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LePage board nomination angers pro-rail group

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 00:02
Robert McEvoy, LePage’s choice for a rail agency, opposes a proposed train facility in Brunswick.
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Eliot Cutler focuses on transportation infrastructure in policy rollout

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 00:01
The gubernatorial candidate lays out 21 priorities, including cellphone and broadband upgrades, and say borrowing is key.
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Obama honors Red Sox for World Series win

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 23:56
The president gets his own jersey during a ceremony on the White House lawn.
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Maine House OKs studying single-payer health care system

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 23:45
Proponents say such a system would cut costs, but critics say the state can’t afford it.
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Local & State Dispatches

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 23:42
Second suspect charged in string of Portland dumpster fires / Voters save one school, decide to close another / One dead, one injured in head-on crash ... and more news from around the state.
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Report spotlights racial gaps in child well-being

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 23:18
The Annie E. Casey Foundation report shows Asian and white children in advantageous positions.
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Updated Republican budget would slash $5.1 trillion

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 23:17
The updated plan is seen – and maybe intended – more as a policy statement than achievable legislation.
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NATO moves to build up defenses of easternmost alliance members

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:32
Secretary of State John Kerry proclaims that U.S. commitment to their security is ‘unwavering.’
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Nation Dispatches

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:30
News from around the nation.
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Clark Insurance buys rights to name Cumberland County Civic Center

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:09
The company’s name will be on the main entrance of the newly renovated arena for at least five years.
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Voters choose to close Cornish Elementary, keep open Baldwin Elementary

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 22:06
The district school board had recommended that both schools be closed in order to reduce education costs.
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Marathon victim sues Glenn Beck for defamation

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 21:38
Abdulrahman Alharbi, 20, says his reputation was ‘severely damaged’ as a result of Beck’s statements linking him to the bombings.
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Feature Obituary: Roger Laprise, 68, Sanford police sergeant, baseball standout

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 21:37
Roger Laprise, who also coached many youth teams, is a member of the Maine Baseball Hall of Fame.
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Gorham voters could decide if drunken-driving is reason to oust councilors

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 21:32
After a second councilor in two years is charged with OUI, a fellow councilor proposes making a rule against it.
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