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Striking NASA images: Fourth-largest lake nearly dried upStriking NASA images: Fourth-largest lake nearly dried upA lake that used to be the fourth-largest in the world is nearly completely dried up, according to recently released NASA images.
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5 things you need to know Tuesday5 things you need to know TuesdayThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.
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Afghanistan, U.S. sign long-delayed security pactAfghanistan, U.S. sign long-delayed security pactAbout 9,800 American troops will remain in Afghanistan past this year.
- 8 hours, 31 minutes ago
3 creditors want GNP bankruptcy moved to Maine3 creditors want GNP bankruptcy moved to MaineThe company owes more than $50 million to its creditors.
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Supervalu, Albertsons disclose new data breachSupervalu, Albertsons disclose new data breachSupervalu supplies information technology services for Albertsons, Acme, Jewel-Osco, Shaw's and Star Market stores.
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10 fire departments fight Hartford forest fire10 fire departments fight Hartford forest fireThe remote forest fire started at the bottom of a cliff on Pinnacle Mountain.
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Family member reacts to Chester man's deathFamily member reacts to Chester man's deathThe mother of a man shot and killed by State Police this weekend said officials should have taken different steps.
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State Theatre announces plans for outdoor concert venueState Theatre announces plans for outdoor concert venueState Theatre and Thompsons's Point announce plans to develop outdoor concert venue in Portland
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LePage will debate, poll shows tight raceLePage will debate, poll shows tight raceAfter saying he would not debate because of a Mike Michaud attack ad, Gov. LePage changed his mind on Sunday.
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11-year-old shoots 502 pound bear11-year-old shoots 502 pound bearThe 11-year-old registered hunter shot and killed the bear in Bethel.
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Hammond Street Senior Center lowers age of admittanceHammond Street Senior Center lowers age of admittanceA Bangor based recreational senior center lowered its age requirement from 60 to 55.
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Men allegedly pose as officers and steal marijuanaMen allegedly pose as officers and steal marijuanaState Police said three men stole medical marijuana plants from a property in Winterport.
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Dallas hospital isolates possible Ebola patientDallas hospital isolates possible Ebola patientPatient admitted based on symptoms, travel history; test results expected Tuesday.
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CDC: Respiratory illnesses up to 277 confirmed cases in 40 statesCDC: Respiratory illnesses up to 277 confirmed cases in 40 statesConfirmed cases of an uncommon respiratory illness have risen to 277 in 40 states
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Fairs provide old-fashioned funFairs provide old-fashioned funRacing crossbred pigs is one of the fun highlights of the Cumberland Fair.
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Poll: 70% of troops say no boots on ground in IraqPoll: 70% of troops say no boots on ground in IraqU.S. military's rank and file mostly opposed to expanding the new mission in Iraq, Syria.
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Clerk for Maine House of Reps diesClerk for Maine House of Reps diesMille MacFarland died Saturday in Lincoln, Nebraska at 58-years-old.
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Dempsey Challenge inspires friend of Patrick DempseyDempsey Challenge inspires friend of Patrick DempseyDennis Richardson quit smoking and trained for months to bike in the Dempsey Challenge a long side Patrick Dempsey.
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Salon owners back call for DEP to take action on phthalatesSalon owners back call for DEP to take action on phthalatesSalon owners joined forces to back a call to the Maine DEP to consider the four forms of phthalates as priority chemicals.
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Maine hunting season for 6 birds, mammals startsMaine hunting season for 6 birds, mammals startsSeveral Maine hunting seasons get started in the middle of this week.
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LePage says he will participate in the 5 debatesLePage says he will participate in the 5 debatesLePage says he will participate in the 5 debates
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Jovan Belcher likely had degenerative brain disease, says examJovan Belcher likely had degenerative brain disease, says examKansas City Chiefs player Jovan Belcher likely had CTE, a degenerative brain disease.
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TCTC students learn skills while being hands onTCTC students learn skills while being hands onStudents at Tri-County Technical Center built a greenhouse for the center's culinary program.
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Activists cite civilian casualties as airstrikes heat upActivists cite civilian casualties as airstrikes heat upHuman rights group say raids have struck towns, caused civilian casualties.
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Bikers take on Dempsey ChallengeBikers take on Dempsey ChallengeBikers at the Dempsey Challenge
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A man was arrested and charged with injuring a police officer following an incident that included him ramming an SUV into the side of a Valero gas station.
The Aral Sea used to be one of the largest lakes in the world. NASA satellite images capture its dramatic shrinking.
Hadley Malcolm interviews Senior Data Editor Jodi Upton about where Americans will make the most money in the next 3 years.
Caiden Perez may seem like your average seven-year-old, but this second-grader is giving back to those in need.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month this October, USA TODAY's 10Best has compiled a list of iconic pink landmarks found around the world.
Spin off sets PayPal up to better compete in mobile payments market.
New 3D maps have investigators targeting specific section of Indian Ocean.
Seemingly taking tips from a 'Breaking Bad' scene, Jason Hart tried to dispose his strangled girlfriend's body by putting her in a tub of water and acid. Hart pleaded guilty on Monday to second-degree murder in exchange for a 14-year sentence.
Police report that they've located the body of Beverly Carter, the Arkansas realtor who disappeared nearly a week ago after she was supposed to show a home. Suspect Arron Lewis shared a message for Carter's family on his way to jail.