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  • Cops & Courts
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    Portland man charged with murder takes stand in own defense

    Mark Cardilli Jr. testifies about his decision to retrieve the gun he used to kill Isahak Muse, saying he was justified in using it to threaten Muse when he wouldn't leave the family's home.

  • Cops & Courts
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    Mother describes woman charged with murder as a ‘child in a woman’s body’

    Sharon Carrillo's parents testify that her husband coerced her into telling police that she participated in the beatings that led to the death of her daughter, 10-year-old Marissa Kennedy.

  • Health
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    Vaping among Maine high school students nearly doubled in just 2 years, survey shows

    The increase prompted Gov. Janet Mills to call for more education and the elimination of a provision in state law that allows some people under 21 to buy tobacco.

  • Politics
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    House panel approves two articles of impeachment on party-line votes

    The 23-17 votes by the Judiciary Committee sets the stage for a history-making floor vote next week.

  • Business
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    Volkswagen, Toyota threaten to revoke Saco dealerships’ franchise rights

    The auto manufacturers blasted Prime Motor Group owner GPB Capital Holdings for firing former CEO David Rosenberg without their approval.

  • Politics
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    Sen. Collins introduces bill to let asylum seekers work sooner, bucking Trump plan

    The bipartisan measure runs counter to a White House proposal to double the waiting period, and is similar to one proposed by Democratic Rep. Chellie Pingree and supported by independent Sen. Angus King.

  • Politics
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    Two Somali politicians find inspiration in each other’s success

    Controversial U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Minnesota Democrat, talked Friday with incoming Lewiston City Council member Safiya Khalid after a political rally in New Hampshire.

  • Opinion
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    Commentary: Proposed Maine local option tax would be a losing proposition

    Border-county businesses would forfeit sales, and taxpayers in most of the state's municipalities would see little benefit.

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