Gabrielle Perkins of Oakland is the only American admitted to a prestigious ballet academy in St. Petersburg.
A City Council vote could mean the rubber factory will be gone within 90 days.
Police say 19-year-old Matthew Morris of Portland fell off the moving train and was run over.
The Miami Heat star gets 120 of 121 votes.
Orlando Delogu is honored for his commitment to protecting civil liberties.
The number of visits goes up 20 percent over the previous ski season thanks to an ideal winter.
Police subdue Adam Barnes, 31, with a stun gun after "completely random" attacks at the Free Comic Book Day event in downtown Portland.
Protesters outside a Massachusetts funeral home object to having Tamerlan Tsarnaev buried on American soil.
Police say the teen was released to his mother, then later arrested after the van owner said the boy assaulted him.
The decision to charge $20-$25 has been greeted with dismay by some relatives of victims.
The blockbuster sequel blockbuster has a worldwide total of $680 million so far.
The Portland walk is one of a dozen fundraisers held by the March of Dimes across the state.
The Lisbon freshman's logo shows a deer with its antlers forming 'Moxie.'
The airstrikes pose a dilemma for an Assad regime already battling a relentless rebellion at home.
The Michigan woman, 52, is charged with falsely reporting a felony.
Dan Doherty, 46, went missing the night of April 4, police say.
The April 24 disaster is likely the worst garment-factory accident ever.
An al-Qaida-linked militant group is blamed for the attack.
The victims, all in their 30s, were trapped in the vehicle, police say.
The teen is in juvenile detention on suspicion of aggravated assault, while police weigh additional charges.
The keynote speaker in Dr. Jill Stein, and Pat LaMarche also will speak.
A meeting Friday night leaves people confused as to what to do with Sandy Hook Elementary.
They suspect a cooking fire on a grill may have started the blaze, which damaged three buildings.
What do some veterans save for posterity? Coins, speeches, a musket ball, medals and newspapers.
The advanced long-range missiles were bound for the Lebanese group Hezbollah.
The chain argues that regulations cited by the victim's family don't apply to inflatable pool slides.
The prison plan is part of Gov. Paul LePage's proposed budget for the upcoming two-year cycle.
The elderly, disabled and low-income Mainers are bearing a disproportionate share of the pain from federal budget cuts.
The Waterville school's sports management program earns a rare national accreditation.
In an area already stricken by poverty, the economic downturn left scores of downtown properties at risk and often uninhabitable.