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Sen. King hears No Child Left Behind inputSen. King hears No Child Left Behind inputSen. Angus King heard from Maine educators on Wednesday about changes they'd like to see in the No Child Left Behind Act.
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Sheriff: Jail inmates file false sex assault complaint against officerSheriff: Jail inmates file false sex assault complaint against officerKnowles has been charged with False Public Alarm/Report and Breen was charged with Hindering Investigation.
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New York man sentenced to 10 years for stabbing deathNew York man sentenced to 10 years for stabbing deathA New York man who stabbed a Bangor man to death was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday afternoon.
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2 Maine breweries make craft beer Top 50 list2 Maine breweries make craft beer Top 50 listThe top three were Pennsylvania-based D.G. Yuengling, Boston Beer Co. and California-based Sierra Nevada.
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Ark. governor won't sign 'religious freedom' bill as isArk. governor won't sign 'religious freedom' bill as isRepublican governor wants lawmakers to either recall the bill or pass a follow-up measure.
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Tall Ships to return to Portland HarborTall Ships to return to Portland HarborThe historic vessels will moor in the Portland Harbor for two days, after a parade.
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Accident in Lincolnville kills one, injures anotherAccident in Lincolnville kills one, injures anotherA 31-year-old man has died in an accident in Lincolnville.
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New Hampshire man imprisoned for seeking sex with Maine teenNew Hampshire man imprisoned for seeking sex with Maine teenProsecutors said he began having inappropriate online sexual conversations with a 13-year-old girl from northern Maine in March 2014.
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Maine Gov. LePage vetoes first 3 bills of his 2nd termMaine Gov. LePage vetoes first 3 bills of his 2nd termRepublican Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a handful of bills that deal with taxes in Maine.
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Eliot Cutler to lead new graduate center for UMaine SystemEliot Cutler to lead new graduate center for UMaine SystemCutler is a lawyer who served as an adviser on energy policy to President Jimmy Carter.
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Portland school day will be 20 minutes longerPortland school day will be 20 minutes longerThe Portland School Board has voted to lengthen the school day for 20 minutes.
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Wednesday's Top StoriesWednesday's Top StoriesWednesday's Recap 4/1/2015
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Sheriff: woman runs over man after attempted sexual assaultSheriff: woman runs over man after attempted sexual assaultLincoln County Sheriff's office said the woman walked in on the attempted seuxal assault of a 12-year-old girl.
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MORNING STUMPER for Wednesday, Apr. 1MORNING STUMPER for Wednesday, Apr. 1What qualities did Otto Von Bismarck identify as the keys to German success in his most famous speech?
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Defense rests in Boston Marathon bombing trialDefense rests in Boston Marathon bombing trialDefense attorneys called just four witnesses in case against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
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$28 million budget fix heads to Maine Gov. LePage$28 million budget fix heads to Maine Gov. LePageThe measure also maintains about $5 million in a fund that supports anti-smoking programs. R
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Westbrook Police investigating supermarket robberyWestbrook Police investigating supermarket robberyThe man allegedly said he had a gun, but police said one wasn't displayed.
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Governor wants more support in war on drugsGovernor wants more support in war on drugsDemocrats want the governor's plan to include money for drug treatment.
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Mainers still ice fishing, but time to pack up shacksMainers still ice fishing, but time to pack up shacksWednesday is the day fishermen must remove the shacks.
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Town rallies for couple left homeless by fireTown rallies for couple left homeless by fireFirefighters tried to battle the flames at Glenn Martin's Hogback Mountain home, but it couldn't be saved.
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Downeast liquefied gas project could export to EuropeDowneast liquefied gas project could export to EuropeA company that wanted to import gas via downeast Maine now plans to export it.
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Environment Maine releases new report on climate changeEnvironment Maine releases new report on climate changeEnvironment Maine gathered to explain the report's findings, which examines climate change over five generations.
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Maine seeks federal reimbursement for blizzard costsMaine seeks federal reimbursement for blizzard costsMany towns blew their budgets on the January blizzard, but that was only that start of a harsh, snowy winter.
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Telephone town hall meeting will discuss national parkTelephone town hall meeting will discuss national parkThe national park could offers hundreds of full time, well paying jobs.
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Biddeford Police looking for alleged high speed driverBiddeford Police looking for alleged high speed driverThe driver allegedly drove a high speeds before going through a red light.
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Maine attorney to argue gay marriage issue before U.S. Supreme CourtMaine attorney to argue gay marriage issue before U.S. Supreme CourtAccording to the Portland Press Herald, Mary Bonauto from Portland was selected on Tuesday to represent gay couples in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee on April 28.
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Local senior center looks for community supportLocal senior center looks for community supportThe Hammond Street Senior Center is looking for community support to help financially support the center.
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