April 21

Maine gun dealers call inspections routine

Their responses run counter to a Sanford gun shop owner who says federal agents overreached when they conducted a compliance inspection.

11:45 PM

Bruins top Red Wings 4-1, even series at 1-1

On Sunday, Boston didn’t take its first shot until 7:28 into the opening period. And it went in.

12:01 AM

Maine poised to lead U.S. in innovation, analyst says

David Kappos, an intellectual property lawyer, will speak Monday about his upcoming Maine Policy Review article.

12:01 AM

Our View: Misplaced apostrophe is nothing to celebrate

Maine stands alone when it comes to sticking a squiggly line where it doesn’t belong.

12:01 AM

Maine psychic Vicki Monroe stars in new TV show

'Cell Block Psychic' debuts on the Investigation Discovery cable channel at 9 p.m. Monday.

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April 21

USM graduates vouch for programs on the chopping block

Three University of Southern Maine graduates credit their careers to skills they learned in the university’s threatened academic programs.

April 21

Nova Star targeting 'bull's-eye' of Boston

The ferry operator and the Nova Scotia Tourism Agency will focus on the city’s big television market, as well as its Red Sox fan base.

12:01 AM

Maine psychic Vicki Monroe stars in new TV show

'Cell Block Psychic' debuts on the Investigation Discovery cable channel at 9 p.m. Monday.

12:01 AM

Two Maine cases raise questions about prostitution, sex trafficking

Meanwhile, a new state law makes sex trafficking an affirmative defense to a charge of prostitution.

12:01 AM

Robotics teams from four Maine high schools head to world championships

Several photos included in this story Students from South Portland and Bonny Eagle will travel together by bus to the St. Louis competition.

12:01 AM

Maine poised to lead U.S. in innovation, analyst says

David Kappos, an intellectual property lawyer, will speak Monday about his upcoming Maine Policy Review article.

12:01 AM

Taken literally, Patriot’s Day in Maine honors one colonist

A bill that failed this year would change the name to Patriots’ – while teaching proper punctuation.

April 21

Opening day at Hadlock Field, in 1994 and 2014 — Flashback

Two photographs of opening day at Hadlock Field: one from 1994 — the first-ever home game for the Portland Sea Dogs — and one from April 10, 2014.

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11:22 PM

Engineer vital to success of 1969 moon landing dies in Scarborough

John C. Houbolt, who argued successfully for the use of a lunar orbit rendezvous, was 95.

12:01 AM

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Pine Tree Zones tax breaks costing state more than they deliver

An incentive program to attract companies to Maine and create jobs is expensive and ineffective, a new report says. Economists agree.
Do corporate incentives work? It’s a matter of opinion

6:40 PM

126th Legislature recesses with clear winners and losers

Despite veto battles on the horizon, lawmakers can say they’ve managed to make some Mainers’ lives better.

12:35 PM

Symbiosis: In Canaan, a young would-be dairy farmer gets expert advice and the use of a farm

Video clip included Older farmers get a teeming barn and a chance to pass on what they know.

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