An analysis, to be used in restructuring, also says the organization of the Portland district has fallen behind 'best practices.'
The 999 to 472 vote approves a budget will provide some tax relief to residents.
A couple involved in a domestic violence incident a week ago became violent again Tuesday, leading to the arrest of both, police say.
A rising star in the Democratic Party and a Republican former mayor won their parties' primaries on Tuesday to set up a campaign of political and stylistic contrasts.
His attorneys say he still has secrets to tell about corrupt law enforcement, and he still faces murder charges in Florida and Oklahoma.
A 65-year-old Solon man was killed Tuesday when the van he was driving rolled over at exit 112A in Augusta.
Amy Marmanick, 24, had an outstanding warrant and is arrested after she regains consciousness.
The commander of Global Strike Command says security prevents him from being specific about the the exercise it failed.
Michael Callahan is accused of setting fire to his estranged wife's mobile home and trying to run down a sheriff's deputy with his car.
WEX expands its presence in Australia with a new contract.
A lawmaker who has received some of the 2,000-plus complaint calls says they are 'heartbreaking.'
The 41-year-old slugger has been released from his minor league contract because the team didn't have a spot on its MLB roster to accommodate him.
The six-term congressman, who has been fundraising since June, will kick off his campaign at a noon appearance at the Franco-American Heritage Center.
Victim Parker Blanchard died after a fire started just after 3:30 a.m. Sunday in his third-floor apartment at 13 Main St. in Windham.
Fifty workers will be laid off and 175 vacancies eliminated as a downward trend in revenue takes a toll at hospitals.
A new ordinance sets also creates an official area for vendors to sell their wares.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry defends the program, saying it had been approved by all three branches of the U.S. government.
Ibragim Todashev was killed in May while being questioned by FBI agents and police at his Orlando apartment.
Glow predicts a woman’s chances of conception on a particular day based on personal survey the user takes each day.
Police say three others required hospitalization following a fight in downtown Guilford Monday night.
Groups are pleased that the Portland-Nova Scotia service may resume in summer 2014.
The man captured the bat afterward in a glass jar and turned it over to police.
Tyla J. Thibodeau, 15, was killed Sunday night when a coil of rope he was carrying became entangled in the rear wheel.
The convicted mobster faces first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder charges in the 1981 shooting death of a Tulsa businessman.
Mona Lee Kelley was thrown from her car after it overturned on I-295 last week.
The company loses its ability to run across the border because of inadequate liability insurance, which isn't a requirement in the U.S.
Police say the cause of the crash that killed a 9-year-old boy and left his mother in critical condition may not be known for days.
American Airlines and US Airways vow to fight back using 'all legal options.'
The red-tailed boa constrictors are not venomous but are still considered dangerous.
Marine Helicopter Squadron One will receive 12 Ospreys, at $70 million apiece, to replace its collection of CH-46E helicopters.
The victim, a 50-year-old man, was left with serious head and facial injuries.
His mother tells authorities the 17-year-old purchased the tea set for her last week while on a tour of colleges with his dad.
The study also suggests that late-life illness can be foreshadowed in youth.
Winfrey says her experience at a Zurich boutique did not require an apology from the entire nation.
Young adults may be more open about sex, but new evidence belies tales of the "hookup culture."
'I worry for you and I worry for me. Crime can come back any time the criminals think they can get away with things. We just cannot let that happen.'
Juror Scott Hotyckey says at least two jurors were afraid of retaliation from Bulger associates.
Police in York, Maine, are investigating a similar break-in at the alleged victim's previous residence.
A 27-year-old woman who jumped into rain-swollen Cobbossee Stream Monday was rescued by police and a passer-by.
David Kwiatkowski is accused of stealing painkiller syringes from Exeter Hospital's cardiac catheterization lab and replacing them with blood-tainted saline.
Ryan White pleads guilty to charges connected to a Nov. 4 attempted robbery of a Rite Aid in Lewiston and a robbery the next day of a Gray Rite Aid.
LePage and Republicans push a transportation bond; Democrats want other priorities considered.
Thayne Ormsby's lawyers are claiming his Miranda rights were violated by police during questioning and that his confession was involuntary.
Called a 'blatant attack on people's privacy,' the surveillance could help target ads in real time.
Comforted by knowing that she was living her dream, he hopes his wife is an inspiration to others.
EEE samples detected in Maine mosquitoes / Four in Wiscasset charged with drug trafficking, heroin possession / Race team member dies after fall from pickup truck . . . and more news from around the state.
The census ranks the state No. 2 in the nation, with education levels and other factors playing a role.
A Washington-based expert on Medicaid says that federal rules would not have forced the program overhaul that has kept some poor Mainers from getting rides to health care appointments.
A fish market and a seafood restaurant are included in a plan that would rebuild the existing building closest to Commercial Street, and add two stories.