The decision comes after a study panel recommends opting in to provide health coverage to 49,000 adults.
John Lackey outduels All-Star Justin Verlander, and Mike Napoli hits a solo homer to put the Red Sox two wins from a World Series berth.
The state funds resources at Cobscook Bay State Park but a federal agency has tried to close the area, which it owns.
The agency cites ‘political brinkmanship and reduced financing flexibility.’
Raymond Stevens’ distinctive lowercase ‘b’ allegedly gave him away.
The seat is now held by U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud, who is running for governor.
Shayanna Jenkins was arraigned Tuesday in Fall River Superior Court and released on personal recognizance.
Abu Anas al Libi is accused of helping to plan the U.S. embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania.
His recusal effectively halts review of a controversial contract between Nestle Waters and Fryeburg Water.
Police arrest 14-year-old and 12-year-old girls in connection to the suicide death of Rebecca Sedwick, 12.
The plan for post-Oct. 17 comes as LePage says he called a civil emergency to nullify the union contract.
The company, which planned to build a $120 million wind farm, blames its decision on a LePage initiative to reopen bids for offshore wind projects.
Charges against Filner include false imprisonment and battery in connection to allegations of sexual harassment.
Firefighters evacuated a nearby apartment building and day care center while the leak was repaired.
The boy, 16, is charged with eluding an officer, passing a roadblock and aggravated criminal mischief.
The event will convene policymakers and private sector investors to help Maine cities and towns meet the concerns of Maine’s growing senior population, including housing, health care, transportation and long-term care.
Two winners of the Nov. 5 election will fill at-large seats being vacated by current board chairman Jaimey Caron and past chairwoman Kate Snyder.
The grant to the Institute on Disability at UNH is intended to improve disability data collection and dissemination.
The pressure is now on Senate leaders to end the government shutdown and avoid default.
The tree was moved from Bar Harbor after there were complaints about the Christian content of the memorial’s plaque.
The Tax Foundation says that Maine ranks near the bottom for corporate taxes, but is in the top 10 states for sales tax rates.
City officials say that the short-term room rentals undercuts hotels, avoids taxes and threatens safety.
Contractors have barricaded the Sandy Hook Elementary School property and expect to begin demolition next week.
Police arrested 22-year-old Joseph Reardon following a convenience store robbery.
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A sting operation worthy of Hollywood lures him to work on a fake film mirroring his life.
Edward Suslovic vs. Gregory Blouin for the District 3 seat on the Portland City Council.
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Former state Rep. Jon Hinck and businessman Wellington 'Wells' Lyons are vying for John Anton’s seat.
Negotiations begin Tuesday and a new president could signal a willingness to make a deal.
Local beer businesses are waiting for federal approvals to move ahead with their plans.
Officials have not said how court system will operate if the shutdown doesn’t end this week.
A federal lawsuit between two local hotels heads to trial.
The race for a four-year, at-large term pits two political newcomers against veteran Jill Duson.
Mr. Joyce was also a longtime Portland police sergeant and was known for his compassion for the homeless.
Because of its relatively high number of federal employees and veterans, and more people who rely on Social Security and Medicaid, Mainers are more vulnerable than many others if the government defaults on its payments.
Other governors use different strategies to keep or lay off federally paid state employees, and LePage’s action worries some Maine workers.
Ten speakers from around the U.S. are expected to share ‘great stories’ at the Orono event Oct. 24-26.
Profiles of all the candidates in the November 2013 election for the Portland City Council.
Profiles of all the candidates in the November 2013 election for the Portland school board.