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Maine Gets Sewage Funds, But Says It Needs More

Maine officials say the $29.7 million they're receiving for wastewater treatment upgrades in seven facilities is a small portion of the more than $1 billion needed for similar projects over the next 20 years.

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Panel Makes Recommendations To Stop Domestic Abuse

Creating a state database of concealed handgun permits and encouraging health care providers to screen patients regularly for physical abuse are among dozens of recommendations from a panel of Maine officials and law enforcement members who examined recent domestic violence homicides.

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University Of Maine Researchers Get Project Money

Three University of Maine research scientists will receive grants from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration for projects related to the fishing industry.

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Maine Man Says In Lawsuit Petco Rat Made Him Sick

A Maine man who says he developed a serious disease after getting bit by a rat he bought at Petco has sued the pet supply retailer.

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Judd Apatow’s ‘Simpsons’ episode to air after 24 years

The "Knocked Up" writer/director submitted a script in the 90s. Now it's finally being made.

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Yellen, Cyrus strange bedfellows in ‘Time 100′

There are 41 women on this year's list, of "most influential," but some of them may surprise you.

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Florence Welch, Arcade Fire among donors at celebrity yard sale

Proceeds will be donated to the Oxfam charity to help women in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Companies Selected for MaineCare Rides Program

Maine officials have chosen three companies to provide non-emergency rides to patients in the Medicaid program.

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Rock Hall says Jimi Hendrix at Monterey ‘greatest’ festival moment

Fans vote on the top 10 music festival performances of all time. Do you agree with the list?

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Do you want fries with your truck fire?

A tractor-trailer carrying 40,000 pounds of french fries catches fire. You're going to need a lot of ketchup.

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Ronald McDonald is ready for his selfie

America's most famous spokesclown has a new look and new TV ads.

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Lupita Nyong’o, Scarlett Johansson close to signing on for ‘Jungle Book’

Idris Elba will voice the villainous tiger Shere Khan in the latest adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's adventure tale.

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John Leguizamo chops off fingertip during filming of ‘Chef’

The actor came away from filming with a new-found respect for kitchen staff, a few tips and a great party tale.

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Wilkerson, Close to receives degrees from Bates

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - Pulitzer Prize winning author Isabel Alexis Wilkerson and Oscar-nominated actor Glenn Close are among four people scheduled to receive honorary degrees at the Bates College commencement.

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Yankees Pineda ejected for substance on neck

Pitchers are not allowed to use foreign substances to give them a better grip on the ball.

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Oakland Man Sues Over Injuries Suffered At Fair

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - An Oakland man injured by a malfunctioning starting gate during a harness race at the Windsor Fairgrounds in 2010 has filed a lawsuit after efforts to reach an out-of-court settlement failed.

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Seahawks, Packers kick off NFL season

The Seattle Seahawks open the defense of their Super Bowl crown and kick off the 2014-15 season at home against Green Bay.

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Knicks looking for hometown discount from Anthony

Potential free agent Carmelo Anthony will be asked to give the New York Knicks a discount on his next contract.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, April 24.

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Richmond Trailer Park Residents Evicted

RICHMOND, Maine (AP) - Residents of a Richmond mobile home park say they don't know where they'll live now that they've been ordered to vacate their homes.

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Judd Apatow’s ‘Simpsons’ episode to air after 24 years

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The "Knocked Up" writer/director submitted a script in the 90s. Now it's finally being made.

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Florence Welch, Arcade Fire among donors at celebrity yard sale

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Proceeds will be donated to the Oxfam charity to help women in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Rock Hall says Jimi Hendrix at Monterey ‘greatest’ festival moment

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Fans vote on the top 10 music festival performances of all time. Do you agree with the list?

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Lupita Nyong’o, Scarlett Johansson close to signing on for ‘Jungle Book’

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Idris Elba will voice the villainous tiger Shere Khan in the latest adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's adventure tale.

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John Leguizamo chops off fingertip during filming of ‘Chef’

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The actor came away from filming with a new-found respect for kitchen staff, a few tips and a great party tale.