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CITGO. Fueling Good Live Broadcast!

Stop by your locally-owned CITGO, Route 1 in Yarmouth on Thursday 5pm-7pm for your chance, at random, to win a gift card for gas every fifteen minutes from CITGO. Join Coast broadcasting from CITGO. Fueling Good.

Coast Morning Show Host Blake Hayes will be there, handing out a gift card for gas every fifteen minutes! And he’ll have some Coast prizes too!

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American Red Cross / Cinemagic Blood Drive

The American Red Cross and Cinemagic are holding their 9th annual Marathon Blood Drive on August 1st and 2nd at the Cinemagic Theatres in Westbrook.

Coast will be there This Friday (8/1) from 12pm-2pm!

Coast Morning Show Host, Blake Hayes will be there from 12pm-2pm with some Coast swag!

Plus, your donation could save 3 lives!

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Coast Summer Happy Hours at the Porthole!

Join Blake and Eva every Friday night at the Porthole!

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Market Basket CEOs: Workers Must Return By Monday

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BOSTON (AP) - The chief executives of the Market Basket supermarkets say employees who have stayed off the job to demand the return of fired CEO Arthur T. Demoulas must return to work by Monday.

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$39M in Unexpected Revenue at End of Fiscal Year

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Gov. Paul LePage's administration says Maine ended the fiscal year on June 30 with better-than-expected revenues of $39 million.

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Official: Friendly Persona for Abuser not Unusual

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Friends and neighbors were stunned to learn that a maintenance worker who always presented a friendly face had killed his wife and three children before taking his own life.

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Maine To Rule On Petition To Regulate Phthalates

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Maine's Department of Environmental Protection is soliciting comments from the public and is preparing to make a ruling on a citizens' petition to regulate phthalates in household products.

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Investigator: Bird Sanctuary Fire Was Arson

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The district attorney is reviewing the results of a state fire marshal investigation into an arson fire last March at Birdsacre, a nonprofit bird sanctuary in Ellsworth.

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Hyundai recalls 883K Sonatas

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Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers.

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Obama to Republicans: ‘Stop being mad all the time’

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The President took his criticism of congressional Republicans to a higher pitch on Wednesday, appealing to them to work with him to "get some work done."

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Sugar tax could be coming to your soda

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A lawmaker will launch the first national effort in years to tax soda, the latest bid to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.

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U.S. economy bounces back in second quarter

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Economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, bolstering views for a stronger performance in the last six months of the year.

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Netflix agrees to pay AT&T for smooth streaming

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Netflix has agreed to pay AT&T to ensure smooth delivery of its content.

Lifestyle

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Study: Kids like new, healthier school lunches

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A recent study suggests that most elementary age students like eating the healthier school lunches required by the USDA.

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Fist bumps relay 90 percent less germs than handshakes

President Barack Obama fist bumps the cashier after paying for his order at Franklin Barbecue in Austin, Texas on July 10, 2014.

Replacing handshakes with fist bumps could help cut down on the spread of bacteria and illnesses, according to a new study.

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Sony looks to revive the Playstation network

A white Sony Playstation 4 is on display at the 2014 Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, in Los Angeles, California on June 11, 2014.

Sony Corp is hammering out plans to rise from the ashes of nearly $10 billion lost in six years by building a future around the PlayStation.

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Apple updates MacBook Pro laptops, cuts price of older model

The Apple logo is pictured on the front of a retail store in the Marina neighborhood in San Francisco, California on April 23, 2014.

Apple Inc said it updated its MacBook Pro line of laptops with a high-resolution Retina display, faster processors and higher memory for a starting price of $1,299.

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Amazon offers 3D printing to customize products

A box from Amazon.com is pictured on the porch of a house in Golden, Colorado on July 28, 2008.

Amazon will offer 3D printing services that allow customers to customize and build earrings, bobble head toys and other items.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Mini dominoes break world record

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The challenge gets bigger as the Dominoes get smaller!

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Today in entertainment history: July 31

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

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‘Girls’ star Allison Williams to play Peter Pan on live TV

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The star of the HBO comedy will play Peter Pan opposite Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in the TV musical special "Peter Pan Live! on NBC."

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Miranda Lambert working on comedy screenplay

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Miranda Lambert is hoping to add screenplay writer and actress to her resumé.

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Chris Pratt goes from slob to heartthrob

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With a more buff physique than his character Andy Dwyer on "Parks and Recreation," Pratt combines cocky and dorky into an unlikely leader of a band of outcasts bent on saving the galaxy.

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Little girl doesn’t want her brother to grow up

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Five-year-old Sadie doesn't want her little brother to grow up because he's too cute now as a baby.

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Drew Barrymore’s sister found dead

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Jessica Barrymore, daughter of actors John Drew Barrymore and Nina Wayne, was found dead in her car.

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Justin Bieber and Orlando Bloom nearly come to blows

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The actor and the troubled pop star reportedly got into an altercation early Wednesday at a party in Ibiza, Spain.

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Paramount apologizes for ‘Ninja Turtle’ 9/11 tweet

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The film studio apologized for a poster showing the four "TMNT" characters jumping down from an exploding skyscraper with a Sept. 11 release date.

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Enter to win tickets for 3 Doors Down!

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Win tickets to see an acoustic 3 Doors Down concert at the Maine State Pier on 8/3!

Get into the SOLD OUT Passenger Concert

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Win tickets to the sold out Passenger concert at the House of Blues in Boston!

See Ingrid Michaelson at the State!

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Listen to the Coast Morning Show to win tickets for Ingrid Michaelson!

Tri for a Cure 2014 Photos

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See photos of Coast Morning Hosts Eva, and other participants in Maine’s premiere all-female triathlon for the Maine Cancer Foundation

41st Annual Old Port Festival Photos!

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The 2014 Coast Stage Old Port Festival Photos

Coast Happy Hour at the Porthole

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Join us for Friday Happy Hour on the deck at the Porthole