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Washington

Obama calls 2014 a 'breakthrough year'

Obama calls 2014 a 'breakthrough year'The president holds his annual end-of-the-year news conference.
  • Washington
  • 1 day ago
Local

Human Rights Commission to sue Brunswick schools over bullying

Human Rights Commission to sue Brunswick schools over bullyingThe state's Human Right Commission has decided to file a lawsuit against a school department over a case of bullying.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 58 minutes ago
Augusta-Waterville

6,500 Mainers to lose food stamps

6,500 Mainers to lose food stampsMayhew said the state must create incentives for people to advantage of employment training.
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

Dozens of new police officers set to graduate

Dozens of new police officers set to graduateThe keynote speaker made a reference to the protests around the country about police treatment of African Americans.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 1 minute ago
Local

Icy roads blamed for deadly Wilton crash

Icy roads blamed for deadly Wilton crashIcy roads blamed for deadly Wilton crash
  • Local
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Local

New high-speed toll plaza plan presented for York

New high-speed toll plaza plan presented for YorkNew toll plaza plan presented for York
  • Local
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
News

5 things you need to know Friday

5 things you need to know FridayThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.
  • News
  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Local

Most read stories of 2014 on WLBZ2.com

Most read stories of 2014 on WLBZ2.comWhat did you click or tap on in 2014?
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Nation Now

Timeline: North Korea and the Sony Pictures hack

Timeline: North Korea and the Sony Pictures hackA look at key moments
  • Nation Now
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

Police: man raped girl, committed suicide

Police: man raped girl, committed suicideA Waterville man allegedly raped a teenage girl to have to courage to commit suicide.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Morning Report

MORNING STUMPER for Friday, Dec. 19

MORNING STUMPER for Friday, Dec. 19Which of Scrooge's ghostly visitors carries a heavy chain?
  • Morning Report
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Bangor

Woman dies after being struck by car in Glenburn

Woman dies after being struck by car in GlenburnA Glenburn woman was struck and killed by car on Pushaw Road in Glenburn Wednesday evening.
  • Bangor
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Bangor

Medical marijuana users rent space to smoke in Bangor

Medical marijuana users rent space to smoke in BangorMedical marijuana patients will be able to gather in a lounge in Downtown Bangor to smoke.
  • Bangor
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Politics

Poliquin "excited and ready" to start work in Congress

Poliquin "excited and ready" to start work in CongressBruce Poliquin said he has staff hired and offices ready to begin work as Maine's new Member of Congress.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

Teen charged for RSU 14 threats appears in court

Teen charged for RSU 14 threats appears in courtThe prosecutor said very little is known about the teen accused of sending the threatening emails.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Politics

LePage the most frugal in Maine governor's race

LePage the most frugal in Maine governor's raceFinance reports show that Gov. LePage spent about $1 million less than his competitors.
  • Politics
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Augusta-Waterville

Man allegedly attempts abduction at Maine State Museum

Man allegedly attempts abduction at Maine State MuseumPolice said a museum staffer intervened and stopped the abduction.
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 2 days ago
Local

Middle school students build race car

Middle school students build race carThe school is partnering with Crazy Horse Racing to design and build the race car.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

LePage OKs funds for 3 domestic violence projects

LePage OKs funds for 3 domestic violence projectsThe projects will begin in January and last up to six months.
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  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Local

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard hiring 715 workers

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard hiring 715 workersThe shipyard announced Thursday that recruiting is underway.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Biddeford-Saco

State Police respond to home invasion & shooting

State Police respond to home invasion & shootingSaco Police said it was not a random act and the public is safe.
  • Biddeford-Saco
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

Tsarnaev appears in court for 1st time since 2013

Tsarnaev appears in court for 1st time since 2013Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is back inside a courtroom for the first time since July 2013.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Biddeford-Saco

Lockdowns lifted at Saco schools after phone threat

Lockdowns lifted at Saco schools after phone threatA threat called into Thornton Academy in Saco Thursday morning led officials to lock down all public schools in Saco.
  • Biddeford-Saco
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Local

USPS gears up for busy delivery day

USPS gears up for busy delivery dayUSPS gears up for busy delivery day
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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