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Bangor Fire Chief Placed on Leave

BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ Bangor's fire department is without a chief, at least temporarily, because city officials have placed him in on a paid leave of absence.

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Grand jury to weigh case against Stewart in fatal crash

The case of a fatal dirt-track accident involving the three-time NASCAR champion will be heard by a grand jury.

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Number of Uninsured Mainers Rose in 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ New figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau show that the number of Mainers without health insurance grew in 2013.

GENERIC POLICE CRUISERS

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Police: Suspect in Maine Drug Store Robbery Dead

CAMDEN, Maine (AP) _ Police say the suspect who took a pharmacist hostage during an attempted drug store robbery in Camden has been found dead.

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Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling are parents

The pair reportedly welcomed a baby girl last week.

GENERIC PORTSMOUTH NAVY YARD LARGE

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Navy Prison Redevelopment Plan Moving Forward

The Navy says it has received more than one proposal in its latest attempt to enlist the private sector to redevelop the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard's shuttered prison.

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UPS hiring 95K temp workers for holiday season

UPS is almost doubling the number of seasonal employees for this year's holiday shopping season.

GENERIC COURT LARGE

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UPDATE:Couple Sues Portland Police After May Arrest; City Issues a Statement

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Bar Harbor couple who were arrested after trying to film police officers in Portland.

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Judge: Police Assault Investigation Details Closed

HALLOWELL, Maine (AP) _ A judge says the Maine State Police do not have to release the details of an investigation into a sexual assault complaint brought against the chief of the Hallowell Police Department by one his subordinates.

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Maine Close on Endangered Species Proposal

Maine environmental officials expect to craft legislation to add several new species to the state's threatened and endangered animals list within a month.

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Obama to deploy troops as Ebola crisis worsens

The U.S. announced a ramped-up plan to help tackle the Ebola outbreak, including a major deployment in Liberia.

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‘National Lampoon’s Vacation’ reboot in the works

The 1983 classic is getting a new look for a new generation, picking up the story with the now-grown children of Clark and Ellen Griswold.

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Sesame Street’s ‘Star S’mores’ trailer

Sesame Street has its own take on "Star Wars" and it's adorable, funny, creative ... and makes us want to be a kid again.

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Urban Outfitters apologizes for Kent State sweatshirt

The shirt sparked outrage for its blood-red dye and holes, in a look reminiscent of the infamous 1970 campus shootings.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the latest on the Adrian Peterson case and the Eagles comeback over the Colts, here is a…

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FCC sees record feedback on ‘net neutrality’

The FCC has received a record number of comments from consumers and lawmakers on proposed new Internet traffic rules.

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115K could lose Obamacare insurance over immigration

People in 36 states could lose their health insurance under Obamacare, because of problems involving citizenship.

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Foles rallies Eagles to beat Colts in Indy

Philadelphia rallied for a second successive week to record a 30-27 victory with a Cody Parkey field goal as time expired.

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Lawmakers push ahead with bid to arm Syrian rebels

Lawmakers began debating legislation to arm and train rebels who oppose both ISIS militants and Syria's government.

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Do you tip the hotel maid?

Marriott is placing envelopes in its 160,000 hotel rooms to encourage guests to leave gratuity.

Latest Headlines

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‘NBA 2K15′ adds 3D face mapping for latest game

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"NBA 2K15" is angling for a slam dunk with an innovative new feature that allows players to put their game faces on.

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‘Easy Rider’ chopper on the auction block

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Peter Fonda's iconic "Captain America" Harley-Davidson is set to sell for more than $1 million.

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American waistlines still expanding

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The average waistline increased by more than an inch over the past decade.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Barbra Streisand’s ‘celebrity’ duets

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The star appears on late-night TV for the first time in 50 years and is joined by some big names to perform a series of duets.

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Today in entertainment history: Sept. 17

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.