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Police: Pesky Pig in Custody in Maine

An 80-pound domestic pig that chased children and adults on a walking trail during three weeks of freedom has been nabbed in Oakland, Maine.

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Judge Keeps Bail Provisions for Former Chief

A former Maine State Police chief charged with sexually assaulting a 4-year-old relative has been denied permission to have supervised contact with four of his grandchildren.

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Democrats, Republicans Tout Legislative Candidates

The races for the Maine House and Senate are finalized and both parties say they are poised to win this November.

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Tornado Confirmed In Limington, Maine

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in the town of Limington, Maine.

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Maine Officer Justified In Rumford Shooting

The Maine attorney general has ruled that a Rumford police officer was legally justified in using deadly force against a suicidal woman who was advancing on him with a knife.

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Waterville Man Stabbed, Won’t Help Police

Police in Waterville, Maine, are investigating the stabbing of a 24-year-old man in the city's south end.

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Car Crashes into Tractor in Maine, Injuring Driver

A Limington, Maine, car crash between a tractor and car shut down traffic in the area for hours and hospitalized one of the drivers.

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Maine Weather Brings Lightning Strike, Cuts Power

Extreme overnight weather cut power to more than 6,000 customers in Maine and caused one camper to be struck by lightning.

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Vigil to be Held Outside Slain Family’s Apartment

A candlelight vigil has been scheduled for the Saco, Maine, family killed in an apparent murder-suicide.

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Property Tax Break On Way For Maine Seniors

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Property tax relief is on the way for some Maine residents.

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Officials In Maine Town Reject Marijuana Plan

YORK, Maine (AP) - Selectmen in York have said no to placing a proposed ordinance to legalize marijuana in the town on the November ballot.

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LePage: State Should Fund Psychiatric Center

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - Gov. Paul LePage says Maine should no longer seek federal money for a state run psychiatric hospital because the federal certification requirements are doing more harm than good.

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Democratic Lawmaker From York Dies Unexpectedly

YORK, Maine (AP) - A Democrat who represented parts of southern Maine in the Legislature has died.

GENERIC LAB LARGE

Maine Marine Lab Opens Up To The Public On Aug. 1

EAST BOOTHBAY, Maine (AP) - Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences will open up to the public on Friday to allow science-minded residents a chance to tour the facility, meet experts and participate in hands-on activities.

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Celebration Of Maine’s Signature Seafood Kicks Off

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) - It's time for lobster lovers to get their bibs out.

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Star sprinter Torrin Lawrence dies at 25

FILE - In this June 20, 2013 file photo, Torrin Lawrence reacts after his heat in the senior men's 400-meter dash at the U.S. Championships athletics meet in Des Moines, Iowa. Former University of Georgia 400-meter runner Torrin Lawrence died in a car accident early Monday, July 28, 2014 in Cordele, Ga. He was 25.

Celebrated track star Torrin Lawrence has been killed in a tragic road accident in Georgia.

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Judge gives go-ahead for $2 billion sale of NBA’s Clippers

With her attorney Pierce O'Donnell, right, Shelly Sterling, center, talks to reporters after a judge ruled in her favor and against her estranged husband, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, in his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the NBA basketball team, outside Los Angeles Superior Court, Monday, July 28, 2014.

Shelly Sterling can proceed with the record $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers despite her husband's objections, a judge ruled on Monday.

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Only arguing remains in Sterling trail

FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2010, file photo, Shelly Sterling sits with her husband, Donald Sterling, right, during the Los Angeles Clippers' NBA basketball game against the Detroit Pistons in Los Angeles. With a $2 billion sale of the Clippers hanging in the balance, a judge is set to determine Monday, June 30, 2014, if the terms of a family trust alone are enough to confirm Donald Sterling was properly removed as trustee and allow his estranged wife to sell the team without his consent.

Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

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Paul McGinley pulls out of PGA Championship with injury

Paul McGinley of Ireland laughs during a news conference after being named the European Ryder Cup captain at the St. REgis in Saadiyat Islands in Abu Dhabi on January 15, 2013.

European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has pulled out of the PGA Championship with a shoulder injury.