Astronomers have known for years that black holes shoot matter into the universe in high-speed streams, but nobody previously knew exactly what they were spewing.
The players are looking to make a playoff run despite some people thinking the goal is high draft picks.
Bulger is sentenced to two consecutive life terms.
It’s already a growth leader for the company, and may be helped by new latte offerings.
Paul Hurd was the first student to enroll at the Hyde School and had taught there for nearly 40 years.
And in an even rarer admission, the president also acknowledges that health care troubles have hurt his overall credibility with the American people.
An investigation is looking into the conduct of a driver for Surry Elementary School.
But George Jaime Sr. of Presque Isle denied killing his girlfriend in a recorded phone call.
The three-time Indianapolis 500 winner was injured in a crash last month.
Among the detainees is Peter Willcox, the husband of Islesboro, Maine, resident Maggie Willcox.
Maine Beverage Co., which holds the current $125 million contract, did not submit a bid.
The U.S. Olympic Committee has asked for a list of potential 2024 host cities by early next year.
Westbrook High officials confirm the suspensions were tied to a drinking party, then lifted until all facts are gathered.
Concerns about the tanker cars are high because of the fiery July crash in Quebec – near the Maine border – which killed 48 people.
The accidental shooting death of the mother of twin baby girls created an ‘us-versus-them’ clash between hunters and non-hunters.
Rob Ford has defiantly resisted mounting pressure to take a leave of absence or resign.
At the trial, Baldwin testified that the actress had turned his life into a horror film after they met once for dinner.
Albert Rizzi says a flight attendant told him his service dog must stay under the seat in front of him. The airline says there’s more to the story.
Police say he wrote hateful messages on the homes of four families in the same neighborhood in 2011.
James Hobbs, 52, had four outstanding warrants.
Justices order authorities to release the records in a Biddeford murder case, rejecting the state’s long-standing policy to withhold them.
He acknowledges that ‘we fumbled the rollout of this health care law’ and pledges to ‘just keep on chipping away at this until the job is done.’
Jillian Jones, 24, is dead and Justin Pillsbury, 38, is being treated at the local hospital, police say.
A judge tells the former Boston crime boss that his crimes were ‘heinous’ and ‘all about money.’
The closure is designed to allow pedestrians to ‘walk freely and enjoy art and the splendor of the evening.’
Lobsterman Merrill ‘Mike’ Kimball allegedly shot and killed another man outside a family beekeeping business last month.
No employees or customers are injured when a man drives into the front of the building.
Todd Lyons, 33, is accused of biting the nose of a Greene man who was dancing with friends at a bar.
At least seven of the 45 states that adopted Common Core standards are fighting to restore cursive instruction.
Lt. Col. Jeffrey Krusinski once led the branch’s sexual assault team.
Burdened with college debt or toiling in low-wage jobs, they are delaying careers, marriage and having children – and they’re staying put.
Cindy E. Brown, 53, is charged with assault after she allegedly spit on Starks First Selectman Paul Frederic outside a planning board meeting.
The Department of Education credits the increase to an aggressive awareness campaign before the state switches to a new exam administrator starting next year.
One person was found dead at an apartment on Crosby Street, reported about 8 p.m. Wednesday night.
Census numbers reveal variations by community, but overall, Maine women are now paid 20% less.
Higher taxes and a better economy are helping shrink the gap, but it’s still too large for most Americans.
With just 26 days this year, promotions could be crucial to profits.
A hearing Thursday may shed light on why Rockingham County’s top prosecutor was stripped of his authority last week.
Plans call for acquiring an adjacent home to accommodate the growth.
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The agency, still dealing with a tarnished reputation, also is investigating another agent over sexually suggestive emails.
He was a retired construction laborer, longtime union president and active member of Alcoholics Anonymous.
The sale comes a day after an orange diamond sold at for $35.5 million.
Officials should consider whether their decision would make or break the company’s future in Bath, according to an economist.
Thousands of Mainers still want or need old-style telephone connections.
'Mike' Kimball is accused of shooting Leon Kelley, 63, last month outside a North Yarmouth beekeeper business.
But the owners of the land question the city’s right to do so.
The new Portland-Brunswick train service carried nearly 50% more riders than expected
in its first year.
It’s been six weeks since federal officials cut off funding for Riverview Psychiatric Center for ongoing staffing and safety problems.
The announcement shocks Massachusetts lawmakers, who have opposed such a project for decades.