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Bowdoin to Cover Education Costs for Officer’s Son

BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) _ Maine's Bowdoin College is going to cover the education costs of a student whose father was one of two New York City police officers gunned down over the weekend.

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Brunswick Schools Face Lawsuit Over Bullying Allegations

BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) - The Maine Human Rights Commission says it plans legal action against the Brunswick School District over a former junior high school student who said he was bullied, harassed and assaulted by other students who thought he was gay.

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Feds Penalize 6 Maine Hospitals For Patient Injuries

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Six Maine hospitals are facing penalties from the federal government for having high rates of infections and other patient injuries.

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Massachusetts Bank Robbery Suspect Caught In Maine

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Massachusetts man wanted in connection with a pair of bank robberies in the Bay State has been captured in Maine.

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Maine Concert To Aid Striking FairPoint Workers

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Local musicians are preparing to put on a show in Maine to help raise money for striking FairPoint workers.

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Portland Looks To Regulate Uber Ride Service

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Portland's city attorney will draft an ordinance to regulate Uber, the online ride service that began operating in the city in October.

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Police: Man Killed Girlfriend, Her 2 Kids In Garland

GARLAND, Maine (AP) - Authorities in Maine say a man killed his girlfriend and her two children, whose bodies were found in the mobile home they shared.

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Feds Urged To Buy Maine Blueberries

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - U.S. Sen. Angus King and Rep. Chellie Pingree are urging the federal government to buy 18 million pounds of frozen Maine blueberries for use in school lunch and food assistance programs.

GENERIC TRAIN

Locomotive Catches Fire; No Injuries

MONMOUTH, Maine (AP) - A locomotive caught fire in the Maine town of Monmouth leaving the train engine inoperable.

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Autopsy Finished in Murder of Maine Grandmother

WILTON, Maine (AP) _ The Maine medical examiner's office has completed an autopsy of a 67-year-old woman police say was killed by her grandson.

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Maine Woman Who Foiled Abduction Ready for a Fight

The Maine State Museum worker who prevented the abduction of a 2-year-old girl is a grandmother with a bum knee. But Sharon Wise says there would've been a ``big fight'' if the assailant hadn't given up.

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Maine’s Jobless Rate Down Slightly in November

Maine's jobless rate dipped slightly last month to 5.7 percent.

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