A thunderstorm forced Portland delay its Fourth of July concert and fireworks display, but the show will go on Thursday.
Ortiz hits his 400th career homer, but Boston loses to Oakland, 3-2.
Brooke Benbenek of St. Louis, Mo., paints the face of Stephanie O'Horo before 36th annual Bridgton Four on the Fourth road race today . . .
In an excerpt of the interview released by CBS News, Romney says Obama broke his promise not to raise taxes on middle-class families.
At Hilltop Fireworks, located a couple of miles from the Maine border, the owners say they've had more Maine customers in the days leading up to the Fourth of the July than in previous years.
The Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest has been a city tradition for 97 years.
Silas Eastman finishes the men's race in 21:33. and Emily Ward of Richmond, Va., wins the women's race in 24:36.
Bermuda-based Sankaty High Yield Asset Investors Ltd. is among several Romney holdings that have not been fully disclosed.
A Swiss lab says it found elevated levels of a radioactive isotope in belongings the Palestinian leader is said to have used in his final days.
"We have now found the missing cornerstone of particle physics."
Horrendous wildfires. Oppressive heat waves. Devastating droughts. Flooding from giant deluges. And a powerful freak wind storm called a derecho. All portend the future, climate scientists say.
More than 900,000 homes and businesses from West Virginia to Ohio and Illinois remained without power early today
Robert Baylor, 35, of Lewiston pleaded guilty to one count of theft by deception and was sentenced for stealing $2,800.
Olympic champion Joan Benoit Samuelson finishes fourth in the women's division.
The fair is hosting what's being billed as the largest fireworks show north of Portland.
The team's destinatio is this Saturday's celebration of the International Day of Cooperatives in Portland's Payson Park.
The National Weather Service says it's likely that the predicted rain will blow through before nightfall.
Her petition criticizing Seventeen’s body-image message prompts it to limit photo retouching.
The Maine sandwich shop's eligibility for the federal program was pulled in October.
Plainclothes patrols will be responding to complaints today in the city, which is a 'fireworks-free zone.'
They say there's been little progress and the assessment was misleading. The agency insists pollution is down.
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Those injured range from infants to adults.
At a hearing, some are wary of higher taxes and lost jobs, while others want the odor and traffic to go away.
The men are all charged with drug trafficking as part of an investigation into rural drug dealing.
The case has set off a discussion about the role of Maine government where potential child abuse is suspected.
No injuries are reported from the fast-moving fire that involved three buildings in ‘Little Canada.’
Three people are injured in the collision.
Some GOP governors intend to forgo the federal money, but LePage indicates the complex decision won't be made until after the fall election.
The health insurer failed to meet an Affordable Care Act requirement that it spend 85 percent of premiums on medical care.