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Biddeford Council Says No To Independent Investigation

Biddeford, ME (WGAN) Biddeford city councilors have decided not to pursue an independent investigation into allegations of sexual abuse involving a former police officer.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 2

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Americold to Build Key Refrigerated Warehouse in Portland

The world's largest cold-storage company will build a modern refrigerated warehouse on Portland's waterfront.

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McDonald’s all-day breakfast is coming next month

Breakfastarians rejoice as the Golden Arches announces you'll soon be able to buy an egg McMuffin at dinner time.

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Cops: Intruder Shot by Maine Resident Faces Burglary Charges

Police in Maine say an intruder has been shot by a home owner during a break-in and is facing burglary charges.

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Los Angeles wants to host 2024 Summer Olympics

The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to pursue a bid to bring the Summer Games to town in 2024 and become the only city besides London ever to host the Olympics three times.

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Maine Charter Schools in High Demand as School Year Starts

Charter schools in Maine are in high demand as the school year gets underway.

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Nicholas Hoult to take on J.D. Salinger in new biopic

The British actor will portray the beloved American author in "Rebel in the Rye."

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‘Spectre’ could be Daniel Craig’s last ‘Bond’ movie

The British star, whose turn in "Spectre" marks his fourth time playing 007, has now admitted he has no current plans to appear in another Bond movie

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Maine Group Done Collecting Submissions For New Bay Advocate

An environmental organization is done collecting applications for a new baykeeper to advocate for Casco Bay in Maine.

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Rescued Hiker Recounts Ordeal in Maine’s Baxter State Park

A 78-year-old hiker from Virginia who went missing in Maine's Baxter State Park says he survived on granola bars, water and his backwoods skills for three days until he was rescued.

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Police Chief Says He’s Sorry Former Officer Not Charged

A police chief in Maine says he is sorry the state's attorney general declined to charge a former police officer with sexually abusing a teenager.

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The bicycle bank bandit gets busted

Federal prosecutors in Missouri say Shaun Christopher Becker robbed six banks and used a bicycle as his getaway ride.

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Jack White to play on Colbert’s ‘Late Show’

Jack White's band The Dead Weather are to give their first live performance in five years.

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Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony among frontrunners for new $10 bill

Officials plan to make a decision by this fall with the total redesign completed by 2020, the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote.

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Top seeds in a hurry on day of U.S. Open upsets

World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic launched their U.S. Open title bids in ruthless style.

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Why Bill Murray is in the new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie

After spending a quarter of a century not agreeing to be in "Ghostbusters 3" as Peter Venkman, Bill Murray recently signed on to Paul Feig’s reboot of the franchise.

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Will Smith to take on NFL coverup

"Concussion" is based on Dr. Bennet Omalu, who was the first to discover the existence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (or CTE): a disease of the brain found in athletes with a history of repetitive brain trauma.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this September

On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 2

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A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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McDonald’s all-day breakfast is coming next month

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Breakfastarians rejoice as the Golden Arches announces you'll soon be able to buy an egg McMuffin at dinner time.

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Nicholas Hoult to take on J.D. Salinger in new biopic

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The British actor will portray the beloved American author in "Rebel in the Rye."

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‘Spectre’ could be Daniel Craig’s last ‘Bond’ movie

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The British star, whose turn in "Spectre" marks his fourth time playing 007, has now admitted he has no current plans to appear in another Bond movie

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