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Police- Fentanyl exposure cause death; mother charged

BANGOR, Maine (AP) The Bangor, Maine, Police Department says a baby's death nearly a year ago was caused by fentanyl, ...


NH asked to respond to appeal in topless arrests

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) The U.S. Supreme Court has asked New Hampshire to respond to an appeal of three women who ...


Ban on vaping materials in Maine schools to start this week

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Maine school buildings are about to add e-cigarettes and vaping materials to the list of banned products ...


UMaine system moves toward systemwide accreditation

BANGOR, Maine (AP) Maine's public university system is taking steps to switch to a single accreditation system for its seven ...


US Editorials

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Killing fields murders still have law enforcement agencies baffled

Decades Later, Investigators Still Searching for Answers in Murders of Four Women The women seemingly had little in common. One ...

EDITORIAL- Hateful media comments about S. Korea do more harm than goodThe Asahi Shimbun

EDITORIAL: Hateful media comments about S. Korea do more harm than goodThe Asahi Shimbun Asahi Shimbun The Japanese news media ...

Editorial- Obesity risingy choices, policy entwined - The Garden City Telegram - Garden City, KS

Editorial: Obesity rising: Healthy choices, policy entwined - Opinion The Garden City Telegram One in three Kansans suffers from obesity, ...

(Column) The Collapse of the East Asian Order & Opinion - The Hankyoreh

[Column] The Collapse of the East Asian Order The Hankyoreh The United States is losing its status as a Pacific ...

Editorial- Why we wrote our series on climate change

Editorial: Why we wrote our series on climate change Los Angeles Times The Los Angeles Times editorial board has written ...

Suing Big Pharma is only a part of the overall solution to the opioid crisis

Suing Big Pharma is only a part of the overall solution to the opioid crisis - Editorial The Philadelphia Inquirer ...

Business

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U.S. lowers interest rates, stocks largely unmoved

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Reserve cut rates on Wednesday but signalled no further rate reductions. The ...

$1.6 trillion in bonds issued in emerging East Asia in 2nd quarter

MANILA, Philippines - Emerging East Asia's local currency bond market expanded steadily in the second quarter of 2019 despite downside ...

Stocks have mixed day, British pound retreats from 1.2500 level

SYDNEY, Australia - There was little movement on Asian markets on Wednesday .Shares in China closed slightly ahead, which in ...

GM strike is example of how US labour unions are killing manufacturing

Cao Dewang, the Chinese owner of the Ohio car glass factory featured in the documentary film American Factory, said the ...

The S&P 500 should be 13% lower because a recession is coming

Investors are keeping a wary eye on oil after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia crude facilities triggered the largest one-day ...

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Proponents of war causing carnage on unprecedented scale

Proponents of war the world over are causing carnage on an unprecedented scale with most of the casualties being civilians.War ...


Killing fields murders still have law enforcement agencies baffled

Decades Later, Investigators Still Searching for Answers in Murders of Four Women The women seemingly had little in common. One ...


Pretoria mall evacuated after bomb threat

PRETORIA, South Africa - Brooklyn police say they have arrested a man for making a bomb threat at the Menlyn ...


George Pell appeals to High Court of Australia

MELBOURNE, Victoria, Australia - The Australian High Court will decide whether it will hear an appeal in relation to the ...


This is what Edward Snowden says it will take for him to return to US

Edward Snowden says he'd like to return to the U.S. - on one condition. That's what the former National Security ...


Myanmar accused of doing nothing to end Rohingya persecution

NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar - Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who remain in Myanmar may face a greater threat of genocide ...


Hotel Review

Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...