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Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 02:42 PM EST

15-Year-Old Killed, 4 Others Injured in Maine Crash

15-Year-Old Killed, 4 Others Injured in Maine Crash

A 15-year-old girl was killed and four other people were injured when a car hit a tree in Maine Tuesday night.

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 11:34 AM EST

Zinke Seeks to Keep Intact Maine's Katahdin Woods & Waters

Zinke Seeks to Keep Intact Maine's Katahdin Woods & Waters

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is reiterating his support for a "made in Maine" solution that keeps intact the boundaries of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 05:56 PM EST

Maine High School Hosts Sexual Assault, Awareness Forum

Maine High School Hosts Sexual Assault, Awareness Forum

As powerful men fall, and more women speak up about sexual misconduct, some students in Maine are hoping to learn from the "Me Too" movement.

Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017 at 10:45 AM EST

Tax Protesters at Collins' Office Charged With Trespassing

Tax Protesters at Collins' Office Charged With Trespassing

Five protesters who refused to leave Maine Sen. Susan Collins' Bangor office over her support for the overhaul of the tax code have been arrested on a trespassing charge.

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 03:34 PM EST

Complaint to Be Issued to Remove Maine Sheriff From Office

Complaint to Be Issued to Remove Maine Sheriff From Office

Commissioners in Maine's Oxford County have voted to file a complaint to Gov. Paul LePage to remove a sheriff under investigation for allegedly sending sexually explicit photographs while in uniform.

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 02:38 PM EST

Officials: More Great White Sharks Could Come to Maine Coast

Officials: More Great White Sharks Could Come to Maine Coast

A great white shark detected in waters off Maine could be a sign that the big fish will become a more common sight in the years to come, say scientists who study sharks in New England.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 05:55 PM EST

CoworkHERS Offers Female-Only Office Space

CoworkHERS Offers Female-Only Office Space

An all-female place to work has opened in Portland, Maine, promising a safe and accepting environment.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 01:50 PM EST

Rep. Chellie Pingree Considering Run for Maine Governor

Rep. Chellie Pingree Considering Run for Maine Governor

U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree's campaign says the Democrat is considering a run for Maine governor.

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 07:27 PM EST

Missing Memorial Teddy Bear Reunited With Child

Missing Memorial Teddy Bear Reunited With Child

Little kids lose toys all the time, but the story of one lost teddy bear in Maine has pulled at the heart strings of thousands of people this week.

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 04:38 PM EST

Man Dies in Crash a Mile From Where Mom Was Killed Last Week

Man Dies in Crash a Mile From Where Mom Was Killed Last Week

Police in Maine say a 32-year-old man has died in a car crash close to the site of a crash that killed his mother last week.