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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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Scientists to see if Forecast Calls for Lobsters

Scientists will begin aiding fishermen next year by issuing weekly forecasts about lobster migration.

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6,500 Mainers to Lose Food Stamps

Maine Gov. Paul LePage's administration says more than 6,000 Maine residents are about to lose their food stamp benefits.

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Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Hiring 715 Workers

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard says it's in the process of hiring more than 700 workers.

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Thornton Academy Students Sent Home After Phone Threat

All saco schools were put on lockdown this morning as a precation in response to a phone threat.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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

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REVIEW: Surprising talent creates weird onscreen magic in ‘Foxcatcher’

This image released by Sony Pictures Classics shows Channing Tatum, left, and Mark Ruffalo in a scene from "Foxcatcher."

Sibling rivalry, loneliness, competition and madness fuel director Bennett Miller’s award-worthy true crime tale Foxcatcher.

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REVIEW: ‘Wild’ is both unsettling and triumphant

This image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures shows Reese Witherspoon in a scene from the film, "Wild."

Reese Witherspoon leaves her comfort zone as real-life hiker Cheryl Strayed in "Wild."

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This week’s top alternative tracks

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

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Cameron Diaz engaged to Good Charlotte star

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The "Charlie's Angels" star is reportedly planning to marry Benji Madden.