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Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 02:38 PM EDT

Maine Man Charged, Hospitalized After Police Chase

Maine Man Charged, Hospitalized After Police Chase

Officials say a 71-year-old Maine man is facing charges after he refused to stop for sheriff's deputies and police until after a police officer disabled his vehicle by shooting at its tires.

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Police: Man Found Dead Inside Maine Home ID'd

Police: Man Found Dead Inside Maine Home ID'd

Maine State Police say the man whose body was found inside a home in Presque Isle on Sunday has been identified as 35-year-old Lee Theriault.

Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 01:19 PM EDT

Conservatives Lambast Outside Influence in Ballot Questions

Conservatives Lambast Outside Influence in Ballot Questions

A conservative group is decrying the influence of outside donors in Maine's ballot initiative process.

Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 01:05 PM EDT

Sen. Angus King Gets Behind Push for Cannabis for Veterans

Sen. Angus King Gets Behind Push for Cannabis for Veterans

Maine's independent senator says he is getting behind an effort to research how medicinal cannabis could help veterans.

Monday, Aug 20, 2018 at 11:51 AM EDT

LePage Calls Lawmaker 'The Most Repugnant Human,' Storms Off

LePage Calls Lawmaker 'The Most Repugnant Human,' Storms Off

Republican Gov. Paul LePage has called a fellow Republican "the most repugnant human" and stormed away from lawmakers who are investigating whether his administration retaliated against mill owners. The...