Thu, 19 Sep 2019

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 ...

NH House overrides veto of home-grown medical pot bill

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) House lawmakers have overridden Gov. Chris Sununu's veto of a bill that would allow medical marijuana patients ...

NH joins states suing family over OxyContin company

CONCORD (AP) New Hampshire has filed a lawsuit against the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma as part of ...

Maine gov, delegation- Whale rules must protect lobstermen

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Maine's most prominent politicians are calling for the federal government to take a new approach to saving ...

NH AG's chief of staff confirmed to head utilities commission

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) The Executive Council has confirmed the attorney general's chief of staff to be the next head of ...

Maine seeks to clear up confusion about marijuana tracking

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Maine's marijuana policy office is seeking to curb confusion about the state's new track-and-trace system, which is ...

Worker who herded people out before explosion is called hero

FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) A maintenance manager was credited Tuesday with saving lives by evacuating a building before an explosion that ...

Compromise or stunt? NH budget impasse has staying power

CONCORD (AP) With New Hampshire's temporary budget set to expire in a few weeks, Democrats say they are offering a ...

30 people are looking for housing after explosion in Maine

FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) The number of people seeking new housing after a massive building explosion in Farmington, Maine, now stands ...

Mainers will likely have final vote on vaccine exemptions

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) An effort to undo state lawmakers' ban on non-medical exemptions for vaccines will be decided by a ...

NH Legislature fails to override most Sununu vetoes

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu got the last word on gun control, voting rights and energy ...

1 firefighter released from Maine Medical Center, 3 remain critical, hospital says

1 firefighter released from Maine Medical Center, 3 remain critical, hospital says WMTW Portland One of the firefighters being treated ...

Sea Dogs announce 2020 schedule

Portland, Maine- The Portland Sea Dogs, Double-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, have announced the team's schedule for the ...

What to know about Maine's hands-free driving law

What to know about Maine's hands-free driving law WMTW Portland Maine's ban of the use of handheld devices while driving ...

Tuesdays Maine college roundup- UNE mens soccer starts fast in victory

Tuesday's Maine college roundup: UNE men's soccer starts fast in victory Press Herald FARMINGTON The University of New England scored ...

Fox, Disney and others challenge Maine's a la carte cable law - Legal Newsline

Fox, Disney and others challenge Maine's a la carte cable law Legal News Line PORTLAND, Maine (Legal Newsline) A group ...

Changes to the Maine Probate Code

Changes to the Maine Probate Code Press Herald By Elizabeth Hunt, Partner - Chair of Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust ...

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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 ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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