Friday, March 7, 2014
Chancellor James Page tells a legislative committee the system is trying to address a $36 million deficit.
Prisoner advocates, however, say new controls and less programming and privileges have raised tensions.
Bill Nemitz: Violence in prison a fact of life ... but should it be?
Maine inmate charged with murder admits to prison killing
MDEA agents, along with Waterville and Oakland police, had been investigating the sale of the drug for the past month, according to state police.
Six arrested in Maine undercover drug investigation
Two arrested on heroin charges in Ellsworth drug raid
A 72-year-old man who was visiting his wife at Maine Medical Center collides with a nurse headed home from work.
This means justices may reconsider their decision that Kennebunkport’s Goose Rocks Beach is privately controlled and the public has no right to use it.
The company filed a motion last week seeking time to develop a plan for continuing rail delivery of beans to the factory.
In some ways, the debate over sanctions echoes the Cold War’s MAD doctrine – mutually assured destruction.
U.S. fighter jets, warship arrive in Ukraine region
Finger-pointing follows sniper carnage in Kiev
Obama: West won’t let Kremlin carve up Ukraine
Susan Collins was a co-sponsor of the bill, while Angus King supported a competing but less-sweeping measure.
Senate blocks change to military sexual assault cases
Maine apparently has one of the highest per-capita rates of UFO sightings in U.S.
UFO sightings by state: Interactive Map
The foundation has awarded nearly 23,000 grants worth almost $11.5 million since establishing the program in 2009.
A prosecutor says 5-month-old Korbyn Antworth had injuries consistent with shaken baby syndrome.
The flight was on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing when it lost contact.
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson must try to escape the gravitational field of Carl Sagan.
Felix Doubront, making his second start for Boston, allows two hits in four scoreless innings with three strikeouts.
Helping thousands of families get ready for higher education is not just generous, it’s visionary.
The plight of the working poor struggling to get by in the shadow of great wealth sparks debate, anger and protest.
Maine bid to outlaw bear baiting will be in national spotlight
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