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17 hours ago

Maine Legislature Votes to Override Drug Antidote Veto

The Maine Legislature has voted overwhelmingly to override Maine Gov. Paul LePage's veto of a bill to increase the availability of a drug overdose antidote.

Pesticides

1 day ago

Synthetic Pesticide Task Force Proposed In Portland

Portland City Council's Energy and Sustainability Committee voted in favor of creating a task force to consider restricting the use of synthetic pesticides and fertilizer in the city.

GENERIC HEROIN

2 days ago

Augusta Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Distribution Charges

A 44-year-old Augusta man has admitted to federal drug distribution charges stemming from a 2015 traffic stop arrest at a southern Maine rest stop

GENERIC COURT LARGE

2 days ago

Greek Orthodox Priest’s Sex Abuse Conviction Is Upheld

The Maine supreme court has rejected the appeal of a former Greek Orthodox priest convicted of sexually abusing a child.

FINANCIAL-MONEY

2 days ago

Maine Small Business Grants Going To Brewer, Other Companies

A Lubec brewing company, a Greenville candle maker and a Sangerville cleaning service are among the businesses that will receive nearly $700,000

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2 days ago

Fight at Strip Club leads to Stabbing in Denny’s Parking Lot

Portland Police are looking to speak to two suspects after a stabbing this morning.

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7 days ago

Maine Republicans Select Delegates for Republican National Convention

The Maine G.O.P. selected 20 delegates to represent the state this summer at the Republican National Convention. Here is the list

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9 hours ago in Music

This week’s top alternative tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.

1 day ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Mother’s Day,’ Key & Peele comedy ‘Keanu’ hit theaters

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

1 day ago in Entertainment

WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu this May

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It's going to be a great weekend for some binge-watching.

1 day ago in Entertainment

Alicia Vikander to play Lara Croft in ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot

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The Swedish Oscar winner follows in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie to play the famed adventurer.

1 day ago in Entertainment

‘Angry Birds,’ apps to go hand-in-hand at the movies

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Creators of the upcoming "The Angry Birds Movie" movie will ask audiences to whip out their phones during the end credits and point them at the screen.