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Sick Animals Seized From Sidney Man’s Farm

State authorities have seized 28 sick and malnourished animals from a Sidney farm owned by a man who has been cited in the past for animal-related offenses.

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Father and Son Arrested in Separate Drug Raids

A father and son from Maine have been arrested in separate drug raids.

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Man Says Cracker Company Failed to Pay for Broken Tooth

A Maine man has filed a federal lawsuit claiming that a cracker company failed to pay for his dental bill after he broke his tooth eating one of their cracker

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Standish Man Critically Injured When Struck by Pickup

A Standish man has been taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries after he was struck by a pickup truck while out walking.

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Maine Man Gets Prison Time in Fatal Hit-And-Run

A Saco man has been sentenced to three years in prison for accidently striking an elderly woman with his truck last year and driving off.

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Police: Woman Killed in Motorcycle Crash Didn’t Wear Helmet

Police say a Maine woman who was killed in a motorcycle crash last week in Westbrook was not wearing a helmet.

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Arguments Scheduled in Eispute Over 65 Bills in Maine

Lawyers are set to make their arguments to the state supreme court in a dispute between Gov. Paul LePage and the Maine Legislature over the fate of 65 bills.

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Sen. King Wants to Ease Work Restrictions on Asylum Seekers

Maine Sen. Angus King will visit Portland City Hall to announce legislation he's proposing to ease work restrictions on immigrants seeking asylu

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Ex-Maine Congressman is Obama Pick for Administration Post

President Obama has tapped a former Maine congressman for an administration post to help veterans seeking training and jobs.

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Ex-President George H.W. Bush Tweets About his Spill

Former President George H.W. Bush is showing he has a sense of humor about a spill that fractured a bone in his neck.

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Maine House Speaker Sues Governor Over Loss of School Job

Maine's Democratic House Speaker has sued Republican Gov. Paul LePage after the governor threatened to withhold funds from a school for at-risk youth to get him removed from the top job there.

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Actress Valerie Harper Hospitalized in Maine

The Ogunquit Playhouse says actress Valerie Harper has been hospitalized after falling ill before a performance.

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Trooper Suffers Non-Life-Threatening Injuries in Crash

Police say a Maine state trooper was injured in a dramatic crash in which his cruiser was rear-ended by a tractor trailer on Interstate 295 in Richmond.

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Bangor City Councilor Baldacci Announces Congressional Run

Bangor City Councilor Joe Baldacci, the brother of former Gov. John Baldacci, has filed papers to run for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. House of Representatives in Maine's 2nd District.

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Defendants in Haunted Hayride Crash Plead Not Guilty

All three defendants in a fatal haunted hayride crash in Maine have pleaded not guilty in their first court appearance.

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LePage Staff Involved in Budget Discussions

A newspaper reports that Maine Gov. Paul LePage's staff was engaged with lawmakers in behind-the-scenes budget negotiations even as the governor railed against lawmakers and said he had ``no clue'' what they were going to adopt.

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Regulators Considering New Rules for Growing Crab Fishery

Interstate regulators are starting to consider possible new rules for a growing crab fishery in New England that has been increasing in value.

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at a news conference in Foxborough, Mass., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 as he addresses the issue of the NFL investigation of deflated footballs.

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