Gov. Deval Patrick says the local tribe ceded gambling rights in a 1983 settlement that secured tribal lands on the island.
The risk is that some people could end up with a break in their coverage.
Mobile devices see a bump this year, accounting for 30 percent of all online traffic, including 50 percent at Walmart.com.
In 1936, Owens upended Hitler’s claim that black athletes were inferior, winning four gold medals in Berlin, and one is now for sale.
Four defendants pleaded guilty in exchange for a two-year sentencing cap.
Awards will go to Charlie Poole, Putney Inc. and Public Market House for efforts to improve the local economy.
They’re likely to be moored in three big cities and serve as showrooms for wearable computers, documents say.
The man went into the Forest Avenue liquor store Friday and showed a rifle before fleeing.
Twins aren’t always twice as nice; they have much higher risks of serious health problems. Now fertility experts are pushing a new goal: One.
Tara Chase, 20, is killed instantly in a head-on collision with another car on Route 136.
Trooper Bill Baker’s cruiser was struck on the side in York, one of four cruiser crashes over the holiday weekend.
The encouraging figures in one trade report conflict with weaker recent data on factory activity, making it difficult to discern a clear trend..
Police remove the wreckage of the helicopter and haven’t ruled out the possibility of finding more bodies in the rubble.
A disagreement has arisen about whether the mayor or the council ultimately controls meeting agendas.
Senate President Justin Alfond says that’s an obstacle for those who need aid, but the LePage administration says most recipients will have easy access.
Erick Bennett founded the Maine Equal Rights Center, a conservative group focused on constitutional issues.
A Vassalboro man, 30, is charged with murder in the Nov. 21 slaying of a Waterville man, 69.
The task force charged with cutting $40 million in tax breaks ultimately fails to reach a consensus.
But Patrick Milliner did not threaten violence before police say he killed Matthew Rairdon, 22, of Westbrook in an ambush.
The list will be reduced to three in voting by coaches and media members, and the winner will be announced Jan. 19.
The Supreme Court allows New York’s levy to stand. Under Maine laws, the state is losing millions.
Officials cite low supply as the reason for the strong prices, as the state's scallop season kicks off.
Two juveniles and two 18-year-olds from Westbrook face charges following the robbery on Saturday.
Crews from Rochester, Berwick, Milton and Somersworth arrived to the scene and cleared the fire by 7:20 p.m. Sunday.
CEO Jeff Bezos says the drones can carry packages that weigh up to five pounds, and could deliver orders to customers within 30 minutes.
A photo from the Portland Press Herald's photograph archives shows children walking to school in South Portland's Legion Square in the year 1958.
There are many factors still to be determined, including whether human error or faulty brakes are to blame for the crash that killed four passengers.
Humans simply aren’t wired to pay close and continual attention to systems that rarely fail or do something unexpected.
The top Health and Human Services official for New England will update lawmakers on the status of the federal exchange.
The number of train accidents for the rail service has been falling for the past decade, but injuries from those accidents are up dramatically this year.
Police say 55-year-old Norman Ayotte of Biddeford was driving too fast for the snowy conditions on I-95 when he lost control of his SUV.
The bird’s flapping wings can be seen as it grabs the device and takes off, and the eagle later poses for a selfie, poking its face into the camera lens.
Frank DiPascali kept Madoff’s secrets for decades until he agreed to cooperate with the FBI in early 2009 following Madoff’s arrest.
David Kwiatkowski, who admits stealing painkillers and replacing them with tainted syringes, pleaded guilty in August to 16 federal drug charges.
A special group of lawmakers, economists and business leaders is expected to make preliminary recommendations to the Legislature’s budget-writing committee.
Donations can be made on the website or mailed to the toy fund.
Volunteers serve up to 300 families in a day and nothing goes to waste.
The energy panel will meet Monday evening, following opposition from the public and some town councilors.
Three people are killed and dozens are injured as pro- and anti-government supporters clash.
Dozens of people are injured when a group of demonstrators besieges the president’s office.
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While it has some practical applications and academic benefits, typing ability and computer skills have more.
She could get 41 to 51 months in prison at her sentencing Tuesday.
A Maine baby born with cancer dies after 17 days but inspires others.
Marketing experts see the value of mascots as a means for savvy companies to stay ahead of the pack.
Tribe leaders want to build a bottling plant to provide jobs and bolster services.
Friends of Matthew Rairdon react with shock to his death Saturday at the hands of a former boyfriend.
The Senate president explains the vote to kill a bill making phthalates a priority chemical.