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Triple murder suspect got U.S. visa through Portland group

Ibragim Todashev has ties to the Boston Marathon bombers and was killed by FBI agents last year.

Maine soldier receives armored plate that saved his life

Timothy Gilboe of Westbrook took a bullet in hand-to-hand combat in Afghanistan and lived to tell about it – when he has to.

Moose charges snowmobilers in Maine

A New Hampshire couple gets a scare near Jackman.

Body found off Mass. highway identified as Jeremiah Oliver

Five-year-old’s disappearance prompted scrutiny of state child welfare agency

Maine to put ID photos on welfare benefit cards

The LePage administration says the action will prevent fraud and abuse, but advocates for the poor say such plans potentially harm those who rely on benefits.

80 residents become America's newest citizens at Portland ceremony

They come from 30 countries as diverse as France, Iraq, Jamaica, Togo, Brazil and Canada.

More bodies found inside South Korean ferry

Ship’s captain, two crew members arrested in conjunction with the accident, which left more than 300 missing or dead.

Boston prepares for biggest wave ever of marathon visitors

The field of runners has been expanded by 9,000 to nearly 36,000, and spectators could double – to 1 million.

Friends of fallen soldier, USM student share grief 10 years later

A tribute to Spc. Christopher Gelineau, who died in Iraq, is an opportunity to mourn.

Passamaquoddy tribe member, former representative, charged with eel poaching

Frederick Moore III of Maine argued for tribal fishing rights.

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