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Trimfoot recalls children's shoe

Trimfoot recalls children's shoeTrimfoot "Children's Soft-Soled Sneakers" were sold in Macy's.
  • National News
  • 2 hours, 3 minutes ago
Augusta-Waterville

Drug take-back effort yields 19,060 pounds

Drug take-back effort yields 19,060 poundsDrug take-back effort yields 19,060 pounds
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 6 hours, 5 minutes ago
Local

Arrests made in Minot home invasion

Arrests made in Minot home invasionPolice said that more arrests are likely and this is an ongoing investigation
  • Local
  • 3 hours, 26 minutes ago
Washington

Congress grills Secret Service on White House breaches

Congress grills Secret Service on White House breachesAgency director is questioned about reports of numerous security missteps.
  • Washington
  • 5 hours, 34 minutes ago
Nation

Iowa couple's generous tip for 'bad service' goes viral

Iowa couple's generous tip for 'bad service' goes viralHusband, wife who used to wait tables give $100 tip for overworked waiter.
  • Nation
  • 1 hour, 20 minutes ago
Nation Now

Striking NASA images: Fourth-largest lake nearly dried up

Striking 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 hours, 32 minutes ago
News

5 things you need to know Tuesday

5 things you need to know TuesdayThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.
  • News
  • 11 hours, 25 minutes ago
World

Afghanistan, U.S. sign long-delayed security pact

Afghanistan, U.S. sign long-delayed security pactAbout 9,800 American troops will remain in Afghanistan past this year.
  • World
  • 10 hours, 46 minutes ago
Local

3 creditors want GNP bankruptcy moved to Maine

3 creditors want GNP bankruptcy moved to MaineThe company owes more than $50 million to its creditors.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

10 fire departments fight Hartford forest fire

10 fire departments fight Hartford forest fireThe remote forest fire started at the bottom of a cliff on Pinnacle Mountain.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 53 minutes ago
Local

Family member reacts to Chester man's death

Family 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.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 48 minutes ago
Portland

State Theatre announces plans for outdoor concert venue

State Theatre announces plans for outdoor concert venueState Theatre and Thompsons's Point announce plans to develop outdoor concert venue in Portland
  • Portland
  • 8 hours, 48 minutes ago
Politics

LePage will debate, poll shows tight race

LePage 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.
  • Politics
  • 19 hours, 3 minutes ago
Local

11-year-old shoots 502 pound bear

11-year-old shoots 502 pound bearThe 11-year-old registered hunter shot and killed the bear in Bethel.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 44 minutes ago
Bangor

Hammond Street Senior Center lowers age of admittance

Hammond Street Senior Center lowers age of admittanceA Bangor based recreational senior center lowered its age requirement from 60 to 55.
  • Bangor
  • 22 hours, 38 minutes ago
Local

Men allegedly pose as officers and steal marijuana

Men allegedly pose as officers and steal marijuanaState Police said three men stole medical marijuana plants from a property in Winterport.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Nation

Dallas hospital isolates possible Ebola patient

Dallas hospital isolates possible Ebola patientPatient admitted based on symptoms, travel history; test results expected Tuesday.
  • Nation
  • 11 hours, 5 minutes ago
Nation Now

CDC: Respiratory illnesses up to 277 confirmed cases in 40 states

CDC: Respiratory illnesses up to 277 confirmed cases in 40 statesConfirmed cases of an uncommon respiratory illness have risen to 277 in 40 states
  • Nation Now
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Bill Green's Maine

Fairs provide old-fashioned fun

Fairs provide old-fashioned funRacing crossbred pigs is one of the fun highlights of the Cumberland Fair.
  • Bill Green's Maine
  • 22 hours, 26 minutes ago
Nation

Poll: 70% of troops say no boots on ground in Iraq

Poll: 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.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Local

Clerk for Maine House of Reps dies

Clerk for Maine House of Reps diesMille MacFarland died Saturday in Lincoln, Nebraska at 58-years-old.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 32 minutes ago
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Dempsey Challenge inspires friend of Patrick Dempsey

Dempsey 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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  • 23 hours, 27 minutes ago
Local

Salon owners back call for DEP to take action on phthalates

Salon 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.
  • Local
  • 1 day ago
Local

Maine hunting season for 6 birds, mammals starts

Maine hunting season for 6 birds, mammals startsSeveral Maine hunting seasons get started in the middle of this week.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
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