News from July 27, 2013

July 27, 2013

Domino's Pizza in Kittery robbed

The man left on foot but may have gotten into a vehicle, police say.

July 27, 2013

Three hurt in Gorham car crash

Three people are taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a three-car collision on North Street.

July 27, 2013

Sea Dogs beat Senators at Fenway, 5-2

Portland's starter, Keith Couch, holds Harrisburg to two hits over seven innings.

July 27, 2013

Teen a suspect in Lewiston robberies

An 18-year-old is charged after jewelry, cash and tools are stolen.

July 27, 2013

Singer-songwriter J.J. Cale dies at 74

His best songs were huge hits for others, especially Eric Clapton, who forged a close kinship with him.

July 27, 2013

Poor counting plagues New England fisheries

Federal scientists acknowledge problems with the numbers upon which limits are based and work to solve them.

July 27, 2013

Gunman among 7 dead in Miami shootings

Police negotiated with the man for hours as he held hostages in an apartment building.

July 28, 2013

Mainer mauled by polar bear continues to improve

Matthew Dyer of Turner was attacked in his tent while he was camping in a Canadian national park.

July 27, 2013

Hiker confirms seeing missing Tennessee woman on Appalachian Trail

Authorities want to talk to others who were on the Appalachian Trail to help find a missing Tennessee woman.

July 27, 2013

Rally cars racing in western Maine

The New England Forest Rally has cars zooming on dirt roads around Sunday River.

July 27, 2013

Tributes, tears flow in Lac-Megantic

 On hand at the emotional memorial service, LePage calls the July 6 train derailment 'horrendous.'

July 27, 2013

Maine's Korean War veterans honored

Ceremonies recognize about 400 of the 41,000 men and women from the state who served during the war.

July 27, 2013

At least 65 protesters killed in Egypt

The bloodshed shows police willingness to use deadly force against Islamists seeking reinstatement of the ousted leader.

July 27, 2013

Driver in Spain crash suspected of negligent homicide

The injured man has been released from a hospital and taken to a police station.

July 27, 2013

Investigation confirms antique truck's brakes failed before parade death

The vehicles were following a makeshift route after the Bangor parade had to be detoured because of an armed standoff.

July 27, 2013

New England Dispatches

Widow of triathlete who drowned files lawsuit / Bacteria shuts three New Hampshire beaches / High-risk sex offender moves to California ... and more news from around the region.

July 27, 2013

Man living in Vermont accused of war crimes

Edin Sakoc An indictment says he lied to authorities when asked about crimes of persecution.

July 27, 2013

Goodwill puts focus on jobs at Maine juvenile detention center

Goodwill Industries will give juvenile offenders work experience before they are released.

July 27, 2013

Admissibility of confession questioned in Lewiston arson case

At issue are statements a teen suspect made to police before Miranda rights were read to him.

July 27, 2013

Local & State Dispatches

Carnival worker charged as fugitive from justice / Ex-Maine bus driver convicted of sex assault / July 4th shooting suspect apprehended ... and more news from around the state.

July 27, 2013

Railroad executive puzzled by police raid

After a train crash kills 47 people and destroys much of a Quebec town, Ed Burkhardt says the company is cooperating with the investigation, which remains limited to Canada.

July 27, 2013

For Mainers, data scarce as health law approaches

Limited money for education has some worried that enrollment will suffer.

July 27, 2013

Jury clears Swan of most serious charge

But the former Chelsea selectwoman is convicted of workers' compensation and income tax fraud.

July 28, 2013

Which Maine towns have the lion's share of big-game kills? Several photos included in this story

 The top 10 answers, gleaned from the Telegram's analysis of 12 years' worth of tagging station data, might surprise you.