A key federal panel is set to make a recommendation about the future of the Gulf of Maine's declining cod fish stock.
BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ Bangor's fire department is without a chief, at least temporarily, because city officials have placed him in on a paid leave of absence.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ New figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau show that the number of Mainers without health insurance grew in 2013.
CAMDEN, Maine (AP) _ Police say the suspect who took a pharmacist hostage during an attempted drug store robbery in Camden has been found dead.
The Navy says it has received more than one proposal in its latest attempt to enlist the private sector to redevelop the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard's shuttered prison.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a Bar Harbor couple who were arrested after trying to film police officers in Portland.
HALLOWELL, Maine (AP) _ A judge says the Maine State Police do not have to release the details of an investigation into a sexual assault complaint brought against the chief of the Hallowell Police Department by one his subordinates.
Maine environmental officials expect to craft legislation to add several new species to the state's threatened and endangered animals list within a month.
A political action committee has begun a $70,000 campaign hitting Gov. Paul LePage for his education policies.
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) _ The city of Waterville, the state and a private developer have worked out to a deal to share the $6 million cost of a proposed new interchange off Interstate 95 in town.
BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ Authorities say a Greek Orthodox priest from Bangor is facing child pornography charges.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ City officials say the number of passengers scheduled to sail into Portland on cruise ships this year is up 15 percent over last year, providing a valuable boost to the area's economy.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Maine officials want to know which jobs businesses have a hard time filling.
HOPE, Maine (AP) _ Two Maine elephants are returning back to their former home in Oklahoma as planned following the death of their caretaker.
MOUNT DESERT ISLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine regulators are implementing an emergency change to fishing rules off of Mount Desert Island to prevent gear conflict between herring fishermen and lobstermen.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A Maine panel that begins meeting this week is trying to improve the learning benchmarks for students.