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Membership in Maine Credit Unions

2013

637,370

2012

625,370

Source: Maine Credit Union League

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News from September 10, 2013

September 10, 2013

Top 1 percent in U.S. took biggest share since 1928

Since the recession officially ended in June 2009, the top 1 percent have enjoyed the benefits of rising corporate profits and stock prices.

September 11, 2013

Civic Center: Pirates 'manufactured' lease crisis

On the eve of the bid for a resolution, trustees file a response to the Portland team’s claims on a lease’s validity.

September 10, 2013

USDA cracks down on Internet pet sales

Sellers either must allow buyers to see animals in person before they purchase them or obtain a license and be subject to inspections by the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.

September 10, 2013

Apple expected to expand price options for iPhones

A man tries Apple's iPhone at its showroom in Beijing The company may unveil a less expensive version of its smartphone, as well as a new high-end model.

September 10, 2013

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September 10, 2013

Icahn gives up fight for Dell

The investor tells fellow shareholders Michael Dell's bid undervalues the struggling company.

September 10, 2013

LePage supports oil pipeline proposal

Paul LePage The governor endorses a plan to build a pipeline from western Canada to a refinery in New Brunswick.

September 10, 2013

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September 10, 2013

On the Move



September 10, 2013

Toyota again recalling RAV4s and Lexus sedans



September 12, 2013

Anthem: Network will bring savings to Mainers

Maine's largest insurer answers questions from officials about moving individuals to new plans.