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Friday, Jul 13, 2018 at 12:37 PM EDT

Judge Rules Infant's Death 39 Years Ago Was Homicide

Judge Rules Infant's Death 39 Years Ago Was Homicide

A judge has ruled that an infant's death 39 years ago was a homicide and not sudden infant death syndrome.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 06:29 PM EDT

Maine Business Connects Adventure Seekers With Guides

Maine Business Connects Adventure Seekers With Guides

A new business in Maine connects adventure seekers with expert guides, giving tourists the ability to "rent" a host for an outdoor adventure off the beaten path.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 01:53 PM EDT

Maine Police Department Launches Anti-Shoplifting Campaign

Maine Police Department Launches Anti-Shoplifting Campaign

A police department in Maine is going to start shaming shoplifters by posting mug shots online to deal with an "out-of-control" problem.

Thursday, Jul 12, 2018 at 12:29 PM EDT

Plane Goes Off Runway at Portland International Jetport

Plane Goes Off Runway at Portland International Jetport

A plane reportedly went off the runway Thursday morning at the Portland International Jetport in Maine.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 10:44 PM EDT

2 Buildings Burn Down at Historic Maine Fairgrounds

2 Buildings Burn Down at Historic Maine Fairgrounds

Two buildings were destroyed and six others were damaged when a fire swept through the Fryeburg Fairgrounds in Maine Tuesday evening. The 160-year-old Fryeburg Fair, held annually at the fairgrounds, confirmed...

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 06:09 PM EDT

Lawmaker Suffers Serious Burns at His Farm in Maine

Lawmaker Suffers Serious Burns at His Farm in Maine

Fire officials say a state lawmaker suffered serious burns while using gasoline to start a brush fire at his farm in Winthrop, Maine.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 02:34 PM EDT

Police: Drunken Woman Repeatedly Threw Kittens Into Pond

Police: Drunken Woman Repeatedly Threw Kittens Into Pond

Police in Maine say they rescued two kittens from a pond, and they accused their owner of being inebriated and repeatedly tossing the animals into the water.

Tuesday, Jul 10, 2018 at 02:23 PM EDT

Collins to 'Carefully' Scrutinize Supreme Court Nominee

Collins to 'Carefully' Scrutinize Supreme Court Nominee

Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine said she's going to conduct a "careful, thorough vetting" of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 02:13 PM EDT

Police in Maine Throw Birthday Party for 8-Year-Old Girl

Police in Maine Throw Birthday Party for 8-Year-Old Girl

A Maine police department has thrown their own celebration for an 8-year-old girl who had no one show up to her birthday party.

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 01:54 PM EDT

Maine House Upholds Veto of Medicaid Expansion Funding Bill

Maine House Upholds Veto of Medicaid Expansion Funding Bill

Lawmakers have returned to Augusta once again to consider dozens of vetoes along with bonds and legislation held up by politics.