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Dot-com deja vu: Nasdaq closes in on its record high

The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, Microsoft dominated the tech world and the iPod, iPhone and iPad didn't exist.

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Medical Marijuana Tax Revenues Are Small, But Growing

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine's medical marijuana industry accounted for up to $75 million in sales and generated as much as much as $5 million in tax revenue for the state last year.

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William Shatner floods Twitter with Leonard Nimoy tributes

Shatner says Nimoy was an amazing actor, but his favorite role was that of "friend."

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State Board To Hear Anti-Wind Group’s Appeal

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Board of Environmental Protection is scheduled to meet this week to consider an appeal of the Bingham Wind Project by the anti-wind group Friends of Maine's Mountains.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, March 2.

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Legendary Chicago baseball player Minnie Minoso dead

The Cuban-born Minoso became the majors' first black player for a Chicago team and hit a two-run homer in his first at-bat.

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Justin Bieber is finally legal

The "Baby" hitmaker rang in his 21st birthday in style.

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New Multi-Purpose Courthouse Opens In Augusta

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Augusta's snazzy new courthouse is opening after more than two years of construction.

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Bruce Lee’s daughter developing new biopic

The "Enter the Dragon" star Lee died in 1973 at the age of 32.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Dakota Johnson joins ISIS

The "Fifty Shades of Grey" star hosted "SNL" this weekend and a sketch featuring her joining the terrorist group has sparked controversy.

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Netanyahu says U.S.-Israel relationship ‘stronger than ever’

Netanyahu is expected to press lawmakers to block a deal with Iran that he contends would endanger Israel’s existence.

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10 FOR TODAY: Monday, March 2

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about Monday.

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Worker Hurt When Car Crashes Into Westbrook Pharmacy

WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) - An employee of a Westbrook pharmacy has been taken to the hospital with critical injuries after a car plowed through the glass front of the store.

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Maine’s Smelt Fishermen Await State Ruling Amid Better Year

BOWDOINHAM, Maine (AP) - A Maine advisory committee is set to decide this week if the state will enact new regulations to protect its dwindling smelt population.

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Maine Communities Face Shortage Of Firefighters

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Small towns throughout Maine are facing a shortage of trained firefighters and aging volunteer ranks.

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Cities In Vermont, Maine Set Records For Coldest February

GRAY, Maine (AP) - Three cities in Vermont and Maine set records for the coldest February, while Concord, New Hampshire just barely missed the record.

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Several Scallop Fishing Areas To Close In Maine Today

LUBEC, Maine (AP) - Nine Maine scalloping fishing areas are ready to close for the season due to the volume of catch.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: March 2

A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable stories.

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This weekend in entertainment history

A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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in Music

Turn it down: Study says millions at risk for hearing loss

A new study shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.

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Mumford & Sons announce third album

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"Wilder Mind" is due out May 4.

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Taylor Swift has no plans to talk about Katy Perry

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The "Love Story" hitmaker has vowed to never talk publicly amid rumors of a raging feud between the two singers.

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New music now comes out on Fridays

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For decades, new music releases came out on Tuesdays, but not anymore.

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Drake ties Beatles chart record

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With more than a dozen songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, Drake has tied a record set in 1964.

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‘Focus’ reigns supreme at weekend box office

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Will Smith has whipped "Fifty Shades of Grey" in the box office race.