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Strangled Maine woman had defendants DNA on her, prosecutors tell jury

Trial begins for Maine man accused of rape, murder of former classmate Press Herald ELLSWORTH The trial is underway for ...


Bill to make Maine a 'sanctuary state' debated in Augusta centermaine.com

Bill to make Maine a "sanctuary state" debated in Augusta NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ The public weighs in on two bills that ...


Bill to expand abortion providers in Maine gets OK in House

Bill to expand abortion providers in Maine gets OK in House CT Post AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Maine could expand the ...


Drivers shaving, applying makeup and reading while on Maine roads centermaine.com

Drivers shaving, applying makeup and reading while on Maine roads NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ Maine Turnpike Authority reminds drivers to stay alert ...


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The many warts of facial recognition technology

We need to consider the consequences of using this life-altering approach. ...

NY democrats working to make voting easier for constituents

Democrats will extend the deadline to switch parties before an electionto only 60 days,and 25 days when voters are not ...

Conflicting opinions, without conflict

When clashing political views threatened a longtime friendship, todays contributor found that learning more about God as Love enabled her ...

Look at parole for older inmates

A reform in state law would affect 785 Long Islanders who are age 50 and above ...

Cox, MTA under pressure

Daily Point Changes at the NYS Republican Party The sudden toppling of Ed Cox as chair of the New York ...

Changing the party rules

Daily Point Party time New York Democrats have reached a deal on when voters can join a political party. They ...

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Irish Trade Minister warns businesses to prepare for no deal Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish deputy leader has briefed the cabinet on the risks to Ireland of a no-deal Brexit ...

Stocks in Asia drift, British pound sinks further

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks traded in a tight-range on Wednesday in Asia, with no bourse showing any major variance.Japan's Nikkei ...

U.S. accused of reneging on agreements with China over trade

NEW YORK, New York - It was the United States that went back on previously reached trade agreements, and not ...

Wall Street closes higher on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were sharply higher on Tuesday, particularly in the tech sector after the U.S. ...

Function at Cork County Hall inaugurates Cyber Ireland

CORK, Ireland - Monday marked the official launch of the Irish Cyber Security Cluster, Cyber Ireland.The launch took place at ...

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Major casualties after Indonesian election protests turn violent

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Six people lost their lives while more than 200 suffered injuries after mobs clashed with security forces ...


Disabled Australians preyed on, defrauded of millions

SYDNEY, Australia - A massive fraud involving millions of dollars has been uncovered in Australia's largest city, resulting in the ...


No democracy in sight in Thailand, five years after coup

BANGKOK, THailand - Since Thailand's military seized power on May 22, 2014, the country has faced unending repression of fundamental ...


Libyan hostilities could see country become permanently divided

NEW YORK, New York - Libya is on the brink of a civil war which could result in the country ...


Kentucky couple nearly escaped being charged for fraud

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A Kentucky couple nearly escaped prosecution for setting a fire that burned their rented home to the ...


At least 11 dead in mass shooting in northern Brazilian city

BELEM, Brazil - At least eleven people have been killed in a mass shooting in Brazil. Gunmen opened fire on ...


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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 ...

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