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Maine Environmental Groups Praise Federal Power Plant Rules

Environmental advocates in Maine are praising President Barack Obama's plan to dramatically cut emissions from U.S. power plants even though the state's power plants likely won't see many big changes under the new rules.

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Hypothermia, Drowning to Blame for Down East Maine Deaths

The Maine medical examiner's office says a Pennsylvania couple found floating in Chandler Bay over the weekend succumbed to hypothermia and drowning.

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Police: Thieves Steal $15K from an American Legion Post

Members of a Maine American Legion post say $15,000 was stolen from a safe when thieves broke into the building over the weekend.

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24-Year-Old Dies in New Sharon, Maine, Motorcycle Crash

Maine police say a 24-year-old Windham man died when his motorcycle sped off Route 27 into a field in New Sharon.

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Motorcycle Crashes Into Utility Pole in Maine, Killing Rider

Authorities in Maine say a motorcycle has crashed into a pole, killing its driver.

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Gas Prices Fall Nearly 6 Cents in Maine

Gas prices in Maine have fallen nearly 6 cents per gallon in the past week.

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Trial Set For Man Accused Of Shooting Wife In Maine

LONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) The trial of a New Hampshire man accused of breaking into a Maine home and shooting his wife and the homeowner is scheduled to start this week.

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Coast Guard says 2 Canoeists Dead After Leaving Maine Port

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) The Coast Guard says a Pennsylvania couple found dead after setting out on a canoe trip earlier this weekend were both wearing life jackets when their bodies were found.

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Police: 1 Killed In Tractor-Trailer Collision In Maine

BUCKFIELD, Maine (AP) Police in Maine say one person was killed after a car collided with a tractor-trailer truck.

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