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South China man charged with arson after mobile home fire

South China man charged with arson after mobile home fireThe man was taken into protective custody by police after reports that he was verbally and physically abusive to firefighters.
  • News
  • 19 hours, 45 minutes ago
Augusta-Waterville

Two men charged with armed robbery in Augusta

Two men charged with armed robbery in AugustaPolice were called to the home after a report of an armed robbery.
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 16 hours, 20 minutes ago
Portland

Man injured in Portland shooting

Man injured in Portland shootingThe incident happened near Elizabeth Road around 3:45 p.m.
  • Portland
  • 1 day, 10 hours ago
News

South China boy raises money for Maine veteran program

South China boy raises money for Maine veteran programA nine-year-old boy has raised more than $1500 for the Wounded Heroes Program of Maine, a non-profit organization for veterans.
  • News
  • 17 hours, 12 minutes ago
Tech

5 most incredible discoveries of the week

5 most incredible discoveries of the weekWhy our knuckles crack and bad news for pot smokers' GPAs make the list.
  • Tech
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

York HS students may be using app to spread nude images

York HS students may be using app to spread nude imagesAdministrators at York High School are warning parents to be aware of an app that they believe has been used to post nude photos of students.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 38 minutes ago
Boston Red Sox

Maine Lotto selling Big Papi ticket

Maine Lotto selling Big Papi ticketYou could meet David Ortiz if you have the lucky ticket.
  • Boston Red Sox
  • 23 hours, 47 minutes ago
Business

States with the most deadly accidents

States with the most deadly accidentsTo identify the states with the most deadly accidents, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the age-adjusted accidental death rate in each state in 2013 from the CDC.
  • Business
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Education

School says two new buildings important for the future

School says two new buildings important for the futureLincoln Academy celebrated a new technology center and dormitory.
  • Education
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago
Politics

Protections proposed for pregnant inmates and juvenile defendants

Protections proposed for pregnant inmates and juvenile defendantsTwo bills want to remove the shackling of juvenile defendants and pregnant inmates.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

Portland's Police Chief nominated as acting city manager

Portland's Police Chief nominated as acting city managerThere will be a council meeting on April 27 to vote on Sauschuck's nomination.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

Jurors find man guilty of killing his employer

Jurors find man guilty of killing his employerWilliam Morse has been convicted for killing Richard Bellittieri.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Nation

Man realizes he's babysitting a kidnap victim

Man realizes he's babysitting a kidnap victimAnother strange kidnapping story is in the news, but the good part is that the 2-year-old at the center of it is safe and sound.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Portland

Maine man sentenced for under-the-table dealing of lobsters

Maine man sentenced for under-the-table dealing of lobstersProsecutors said he paid cash for lobsters and then sold them for cash to a company in Eliot, Maine.
  • Portland
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Local

Crews struggle to battle Dayton farmhouse fire

Crews struggle to battle Dayton farmhouse fireOfficials say the fire started in the barn but is now under control.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Local

Parents of marathon victim want death penalty off the table

Parents of marathon victim want death penalty off the tableAccording to the front page of the Boston Globe Billy and Denise Richard would rather the man convicted in the bombings to spend life in prison.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Weather

Ice jam makes way down Aroostook River

Ice jam makes way down Aroostook RiverThe ice jam closed Route 1A bridge for a bit while the jam moved under it.
  • Weather
  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Olympics

Tepid local support puts Boston's Olympic bid in doubt

Tepid local support puts Boston's Olympic bid in doubtQuestions about cost, use of public funds causing skepticism as key IOC dates loom
  • Olympics
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Portland

Portland airport gets $917K grant to plan for growth

Portland airport gets $917K grant to plan for growthLast year about 1.7 million passengers used the Portland Jetport, and traffic could set a new all-time record this year.
  • Portland
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Nation

'Plane-car' on I-95 mistaken for real thing

'Plane-car' on I-95 mistaken for real thingOn Monday, several people called police about a plane on the highway. Police eventually checked it out and searched the area, but found no plane.
  • Nation
  • 2 days ago
Local

Bookkeeper gets 2 years for $1M in unauthorized checks

Bookkeeper gets 2 years for $1M in unauthorized checksJanis Woods of Conway pleaded guilty in October to interstate transportation of stolen checks and tax evasion.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Local

Bar Harbor man destroys apartment, charged with arson

Bar Harbor man destroys apartment, charged with arsonThere are 24 other apartments in the building and most are occupied. No one was injured.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Life

Dad's viral photo helps heal boy's heartbreak over scars

Dad's viral photo helps heal boy's heartbreak over scars"We told him that his scars are beautiful and make him look like a superhero. How many likes can Carter get for his bravery?" Gentle wrote in his post.
  • Life
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
Portland

#BlackLivesMatter march takes over city hall

#BlackLivesMatter march takes over city hallThe marchers went into city hall and interrupted a meeting with the chant, "Black Lives Matter."
  • Portland
  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
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