News from September 21, 2013

September 22, 2013

Jays hand Buchholz first loss

Boston, the new champ of the AL East, rests a few regulars in a 4-2 loss as Clay Buchholz falls to 11-1.

September 21, 2013

Four U.S. citizens injured in Kenya attack



September 21, 2013

Bears bowled over Several photos included in this story

Marcus Wasilewski, Ifeadi Odenigbo, Tyler Scott UMaine plays well, but still falls to a team that could be playing in a major bowl game come January.

September 21, 2013

Power restored in Brunswick, Topsham area

At one point, more than 13,000 customers were without power

September 21, 2013

Police seek suspect in Portland bank robbery

The man demanded money from a clerk, saying he had a weapon.

September 21, 2013

Maine officials thank boy for finding stolen safe

The safe, which was stolen from the Colonial Pemaquid historic site in Bristol, contained cash, a few rare coins, bank notes and 2014 state park passes.

September 22, 2013

As 2016 looms, Clinton keeps up with supporters

Hillary Clinton is keeping a busy schedule that amounts to a training camp for a second presidential campaign, if there is one.

September 21, 2013

From worst to first, Red Sox return to postseason

The Red Sox have rebounded by assembling a team with great camaraderie.

September 21, 2013

York man killed in one of two Eliot crashes Saturday

The early morning fatal crash, which killed Zachary Brooks, 21, was at the corner of Beech and State roads.

September 22, 2013

It's time for the Cumberland County Fair Several photos included in this story

The 142nd edition of the agricultural fair opens Sunday and continues through Sept. 28 at the Cumberland Fairgrounds.

September 21, 2013

Car slams into cyclists during NH ride, killing 2

The crash happened on a bridge in Hampton Saturday morning, just after the start of the 40th annual Granite State Wheelmen Tri-State Seacoast Century ride.

September 21, 2013

Funeral bombing, other attacks in Iraq kill 92

Thousands of Iraqis have been killed in violent attacks in recent months despite appeals for restraint from Shiite and Sunni political leaders.

September 21, 2013

Pakistan releases top Afghan Taliban prisoner

Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar's release may help peace talks between Afghanistan and the Taliban.

September 21, 2013

1 dead, 1 injured in crash in Cushing

Authorities say it appears that speed and alcohol contributed to the early Saturday morning crash.

September 21, 2013

Bowdoin College endowment passes $1B mark

Bowdoin College is following a national trend with its endowment rebounding since the economy and financial markets faltered five years ago.

September 21, 2013

Maine groups rally against tar sands

The Sierra Club and 350 Maine are holding a protest on the Casco Bay Bridge between Portland and South Portland on Saturday.

September 21, 2013

NH police plan major traffic changes for NASCAR race

Officials are expecting over 100,000 fans for Sunday's Sprint Cup race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

September 21, 2013

Fire erupts in kitchen of Kittery home

The Kittery fire chief says the fire on Friday evening was started by someone cooking food.

September 21, 2013

Local & State Dispatches

George Mitchell to speak at USM / Training program in manufacturing / Memorial Bridge to close two nights ... and other news from around the state

September 21, 2013

Author seeks Maine killer's prison drawings

John Joubert was found guilty of the murder of a young boy whose body was found in Portland.

September 21, 2013

Fermentation a popular topic at Common Ground Fair

The keynote speaker touts the process as a way of preserving locally produced foods.

September 21, 2013

Mass. doctor seeks child pornography plea deal

Phillips Academy's former medical director faces three charges of child pornography.

September 21, 2013

Crowds find Common Ground at Maine fair Several photos included in this story

 The fair has grown along with greater interest in organics, local food and sustainable agriculture.

September 21, 2013

New England Dispatches

Patient may have exposed 8 to always-fatal disease / Hiker, 25, dies after falling on mountain / Ex-ABC News correspondent sentenced in fatal crash ... and more news from around the region.

September 21, 2013

EPA to propose emissions rules for older power plants

But the agency, which on Friday submitted strict limits for new plants, will consult with Maine and other states.

September 21, 2013

Fore Street fire businesses could be closed for weeks

 Damage from Thursday's blaze affects workers and apartment dwellers in adjacent buildings.

September 21, 2013

Giveaway brews business for Mane tea company Several photos included in this story

Orders double after Tempest in a Teapot's tea is given to celebrities at a pre-Emmy Awards event.