Saturday, December 7, 2013
Maine by the numbers
A daily snapshot of the state's economy
New Building Permits for October
Number of new building permits for single-family units in October 2013
Number in October 2012
Source: U.S. Census
News from March 30, 2013
The arrest raises speculation that the government is taking a hard look at the hedge fund.
Some say drones have many benign uses, but critics fear they will lead to privacy abuse.
But opponents of the deal say government should leave sick time up to workers and their bosses.
Gas will cost more, but the agency says health benefits outweigh the cost at the pump for consumers.