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Widow of Man Who Died in Parade Accident Files Lawsuit

BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ The widow of a man who was killed in an accident during Bangor’s Fourth of July…

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Maine Bill Allows for Opting Out of Standardized Tests

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Maine lawmakers are promoting a bill that seeks to ensure that parents can let their children…

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Maine Senate Votes Down Bill to Name Labrador as State Dog

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ An effort to make the Labrador retriever Maine’s official state dog has been dealt a blow…

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Maine Fishermen Set Record $585M Haul in 2014

ROCKPORT, Maine (AP) _ Maine fishermen set a state record with a catch valued at more than $585 million in…

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Maine Panel Backs Bill to Ensure a Pint of Beer is 16 Ounces

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A bill seeking to crack down on “cheater pints” of beer has overcome its first hurdle…

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8 Indicted in Scheme to Trade Stolen Guns for Heroin

BUXTON, Maine (AP) _ Maine police say eight people have been indicted in connection with a scheme to steal guns…

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Speed Blamed For Massive Pileup On Maine Interstate

ETNA, Maine (AP) - State transportation officials say a 75-vehicle pileup on Interstate 95 last week was likely caused by people driving too fast for the wintry conditions.

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Maine Heating Prices Continue Climb As Spring Approaches

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Maine government survey says the average statewide cash price for heating oil climbed 7 cents in the past week.

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Today in entertainment history: March 6

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Want to hear something shocking? It has been more than 20 years since "The Cosby Show" went off the air.

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Harrison Ford hurt in plane crash

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The "Star Wars" star was seriously injured when his vintage plane crashed shortly after taking off from an L.A. airport.

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Peeps milk coming to an Easter basket near you

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Because why shouldn't milk taste more like marshmallows?

in Music

Kurt Cobain’s childhood home up for sale – again

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The Nirvana frontman lived in the home up until he was nine, when his parents separated, and then again from age 16 to 20.

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The elephants are out of the circus

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The Ringling Bros. Circus says it will eliminate elephant acts by 2018 amid public concerns.