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8 hours ago in Local

Maine Senator Proposes Fees on Prescription Opioids

A U.S. senator from Maine is co-sponsoring a bill that would impose a fee on prescription opioids to help pay for programs that would alleviate the country's opioid epidemic.

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8 hours ago in Viral Videos

An honest trailer for ‘X-Men: The Animated Series’

Before you see "X-Men: Apocalypse," relive the '90s cartoon that you still remember - and the theme song that you can't get out of your head.

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9 hours ago in Entertainment

Judge denies motion for new Gawker-Hulk Hogan trial

A Florida judge has denied Gawker's motion for a new trial in the Hulk Hogan sex-video case and won't reduce a $140 million jury verdict.

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9 hours ago in National

Clinton did not comply with federal email policy, watchdog finds

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while U.S. secretary of state broke government rules and was not approved by State Department security officials, according to an internal government watchdog's report released on Wednesday.

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10 hours ago in Local

Experts: Man Who Killed 2 Nuns Ready to Move to Apartment

Experts say a Maine man who killed two nuns and severely injured two others in 1996 is ready to move from a group home to a supervised apartment in Augusta.

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13 hours ago in Local

Governor Blasts Park Plan

BANGOR, Maine (AP) Gov. Paul LePage says "big" out-of-state interests are behind plans to create a national park in the Katahdin region

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15 hours ago in Local

Madison Paper Mill Has Ceased Production

MADISON, Maine (AP) The Madison Paper Industries mill has ceased production.

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15 hours ago in Entertainment

Depp back as Mad Hatter in ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’

The movie follows on from the 2010 box office hit "Alice in Wonderland," which starred Depp alongside Australian actress Mia Wasikowska as the titular heroine and Oscar nominee Helena Bonham Carter as the Red Queen.

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15 hours ago in Lifestyle, National

Record number of Millennials are living with their parents

Living at home with parents is now the most common arrangement for people age 18-34.

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15 hours ago in Local

New Superintendent For Portland Schools

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Portland Public Schools have a new superintendent.

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15 hours ago in Weird

When police are chasing one of their own

This is one story that gives whole new meaning to the idea of a police chase.

A meteor streaking across the sky was caught on Portland Maine Police Department patrol vehicle camera in this images posted on social media in Portland, Maine, United States early May 17, 2016.  Courtesy Portland Maine Police Department/Handout via REUTERS

15 hours ago in Local

Search On For Maine Meteor

RANGELY, Maine (AP) A planetary science field researcher from Arizona is seeking help finding a fireball recorded last week streaking across the sky by police in Maine.

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15 hours ago in National, World

Obama to Asians worried about U.S. election: It’s going to be OK

U.S. President Barack Obama sought on Wednesday to ease growing Asian worries about the raucous election campaign to succeed him which has been dominated by the incendiary rhetoric of mogul Donald Trump, now the Republican Party's nominee.

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15 hours ago in Music

Rihanna adds eyewear designer to her resumé

The future's looking bright for Rihanna - she has teamed up with Dior's designers to create a new sunglasses collection.

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15 hours ago in Sports

Super Bowls awarded

The NFL has awarded the 2019 through 2021 Super Bowls to three cities that have significant financial investments in new stadiums or recently upgraded an existing one.

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16 hours ago in National

U.S. security union wants more screeners to ease airport delays

The union for transportation security officers urged Congress to pay for 6,000 more full-time workers who conduct screenings to alleviate long lines at U.S. airports, a problem that caused a shakeup in the U.S. Transportation Security Administration's management.

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16 hours ago in Entertainment

Fans campaign to give Captain America a boyfriend

TRENDING ON TWITTER: An online campaign emerges calling for significant LGBT characters in superhero movies. But dissenters weigh in, too.

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16 hours ago in Entertainment

Would you watch a Kardashian family movie?

Kim Kardashian and her family have reportedly been offered more than $100million to make their big screen debut.

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16 hours ago in Entertainment

Cosby lawyers outline defense as case heads to trial

Bill Cosby's lawyers have outlined the tough questions the accuser likely will face now that their client is heading to trial in a criminal sexual-assault case.

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16 hours ago in Sports

Physics, engineering professors back Tom Brady ‘Deflategate’ appeal

A group of 21 physics and engineering professors on Tuesday urged a U.S. federal appeals court to reconsider its 2-1 decision to reinstate the New England Patriots quarterback's four-game National Football League suspension in the "Deflategate" case.

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8 hours ago in Viral Videos

An honest trailer for ‘X-Men: The Animated Series’

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Before you see "X-Men: Apocalypse," relive the '90s cartoon that you still remember - and the theme song that you can't get out of your head.

9 hours ago in Entertainment

Judge denies motion for new Gawker-Hulk Hogan trial

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A Florida judge has denied Gawker's motion for a new trial in the Hulk Hogan sex-video case and won't reduce a $140 million jury verdict.

15 hours ago in Entertainment

Depp back as Mad Hatter in ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’

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The movie follows on from the 2010 box office hit "Alice in Wonderland," which starred Depp alongside Australian actress Mia Wasikowska as the titular heroine and Oscar nominee Helena Bonham Carter as the Red Queen.

15 hours ago in Music

Rihanna adds eyewear designer to her resumé

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The future's looking bright for Rihanna - she has teamed up with Dior's designers to create a new sunglasses collection.

16 hours ago in Entertainment

Fans campaign to give Captain America a boyfriend

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TRENDING ON TWITTER: An online campaign emerges calling for significant LGBT characters in superhero movies. But dissenters weigh in, too.