News – Press Herald https://www.pressherald.com Sun, 24 Feb 2019 04:06:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.3 Mills faces higher-than-expected inauguration costs https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/mills-faces-higher-than-expected-inauguration-costs/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/mills-faces-higher-than-expected-inauguration-costs/#respond Sun, 24 Feb 2019 02:41:23 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/mills-faces-higher-than-expected-inauguration-costs/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/mills-faces-higher-than-expected-inauguration-costs/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/01/1750234_503393-20190102_Mills-In16.jpgA fired-up crowd fills the Augusta Civic Center during the inauguration of Gov. Janet Mills on Wednesday.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 22:01:20 +0000 Quite a catch: Youth ice fishing derby draws crowd in Monmouth https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/quite-a-catch-youth-ice-fishing-derby-draws-crowd-in-monmouth/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/quite-a-catch-youth-ice-fishing-derby-draws-crowd-in-monmouth/#respond Sun, 24 Feb 2019 02:04:12 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/quite-a-catch-youth-ice-fishing-derby-draws-crowd-in-monmouth/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/quite-a-catch-youth-ice-fishing-derby-draws-crowd-in-monmouth/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1840512_2835676_20190223_FishingDerby_823431.jpgKennebec Journal photo by Joe Phelan Gideon Hinkley, 1 of Litchfield, left, sleeps in a fishing shack Saturday as Chad Hinkley II, 5, fishes through a hole in the floor with a jigging pole during a children’s ice fishing derby on Cochnewagon Lake in Monmouth. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 21:33:42 +0000 Pentagon chief gets firsthand look at border https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/pentagon-chief-gets-firsthand-look-at-border/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/pentagon-chief-gets-firsthand-look-at-border/#respond Sun, 24 Feb 2019 01:35:23 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/pentagon-chief-gets-firsthand-look-at-border/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/pentagon-chief-gets-firsthand-look-at-border/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1840404_Border_Security_99320.jpg-a.jpgSat, 23 Feb 2019 20:35:23 +0000 Dixfield home heavily damaged by fire https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/dixfield-home-heavily-damaged-by-fire/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/dixfield-home-heavily-damaged-by-fire/#respond Sun, 24 Feb 2019 01:12:19 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/dixfield-home-heavily-damaged-by-fire/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/dixfield-home-heavily-damaged-by-fire/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/01/shutterstock_135059156-e1500399770152-6.jpgSat, 23 Feb 2019 20:35:58 +0000 Airlines’ cameras could watch you https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/airlines-cameras-could-watch-you/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/airlines-cameras-could-watch-you/#respond Sun, 24 Feb 2019 01:11:54 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/airlines-cameras-could-watch-you/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/airlines-cameras-could-watch-you/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1840300_Airlines_Seat_Back_Cameras_.jpgNewer seat-back entertainment systems on some planes operated by American Airlines, Delta, United and Singapore Airlines have cameras.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 20:36:55 +0000 Sen. Dianne Feinstein draws criticism for tone of exchange with children https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/feinstein-draws-criticism-for-tone-of-exchange-with-children/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/feinstein-draws-criticism-for-tone-of-exchange-with-children/#respond Sun, 24 Feb 2019 00:51:28 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/feinstein-draws-criticism-for-tone-of-exchange-with-children/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/feinstein-draws-criticism-for-tone-of-exchange-with-children/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1840240_feinstein-abfbb82a-3799-11e9-af5b-b51b7ff322e9.jpgSen. Dianne Feinstein D-Calif. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Calla KesslerSat, 23 Feb 2019 21:38:38 +0000 Two Maine women plan events to breathe life into conversations about death https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/two-women-want-to-breathe-life-into-conversations-about-death/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/two-women-want-to-breathe-life-into-conversations-about-death/#respond Sun, 24 Feb 2019 00:46:53 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/two-women-want-to-breathe-life-into-conversations-about-death/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/two-women-want-to-breathe-life-into-conversations-about-death/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1840220_83613-3500-SJ.CITdeathgroup.jpgShae Long and Taylor Swain get together for a planning meeting at Bear Bones Beer in Lewiston, where their first Death Talk L-A event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 4.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 20:46:59 +0000 Six Maine teams will take their robots, flipping and flinging, to world finals https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/six-maine-robotics-team-champs-move-on-to-world-championship/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/six-maine-robotics-team-champs-move-on-to-world-championship/#respond Sun, 24 Feb 2019 00:30:18 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/six-maine-robotics-team-champs-move-on-to-world-championship/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/six-maine-robotics-team-champs-move-on-to-world-championship/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1840132_970077-20190223_Robotics_5.jpgMaine Academy of Science and Mathematics teammates Wesley Chalmers, a sophomore, from left, Chandler Pike, a freshman, and Madison McCarthy, a sophomore, make repairs to their robot between matches Saturday at the Maine VEX Robotics State Championship in South Portland.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 20:31:54 +0000 Gov. Mills aims to reverse policies of predecessor LePage https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/gov-mills-aims-to-reverse-policies-of-lepage/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/gov-mills-aims-to-reverse-policies-of-lepage/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 23:44:41 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/gov-mills-aims-to-reverse-policies-of-lepage/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/gov-mills-aims-to-reverse-policies-of-lepage/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/AP19043029834717.jpgGov. Janet Mills delivers her State of the Budget address to the Legislature, Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at the State House in Augusta, Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)Sat, 23 Feb 2019 19:03:21 +0000 ‘This storm will not pass by,’ nun tells Vatican sex abuse summit https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/this-storm-will-not-pass-by-nun-tells-vatican-sex-abuse-summit/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/this-storm-will-not-pass-by-nun-tells-vatican-sex-abuse-summit/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 23:40:27 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/this-storm-will-not-pass-by-nun-tells-vatican-sex-abuse-summit/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/this-storm-will-not-pass-by-nun-tells-vatican-sex-abuse-summit/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839836_Vatican_Sex_Abuse_34703.j2.jpgPope Francis attends a penitential liturgy at the Vatican on Saturday. The pontiff is hosting a four-day summit on preventing clergy sexual abuse to impress on Catholic bishops that the problem is global.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 18:56:51 +0000 Feature obituary: Joseph Penna, 90, machinist, labor leader and Italian tenor https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/feature-obituary-joseph-penna-90-machinist-labor-leader-and-italian-tenor/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/feature-obituary-joseph-penna-90-machinist-labor-leader-and-italian-tenor/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 22:59:44 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/feature-obituary-joseph-penna-90-machinist-labor-leader-and-italian-tenor/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/feature-obituary-joseph-penna-90-machinist-labor-leader-and-italian-tenor/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839756_892625-Joe-Penna-and-his-da.jpgJoseph Penna sang at graduations, weddings and funerals and performed with his daughter, Nancy Curran. "His voice was very Pavarotti-like," she said.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 18:07:25 +0000 Roger Goodell has wide-ranging powers to fine or suspend Robert Kraft https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/roger-goodell-has-wide-ranging-powers-to-fine-or-suspend-robert-kraft/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/roger-goodell-has-wide-ranging-powers-to-fine-or-suspend-robert-kraft/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 22:54:29 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/roger-goodell-has-wide-ranging-powers-to-fine-or-suspend-robert-kraft/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/roger-goodell-has-wide-ranging-powers-to-fine-or-suspend-robert-kraft/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839744_Kraft-Goodells_Powers_Foo2.jpgNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, right, talks with New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft in 2017. Pending the completion of police investigations in Florida, and likely a league probe as well, Goodell could punish Kraft for being charged with two counts of soliciting a prostitute.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 18:06:39 +0000 Democratic presidential candidates call for higher taxes on the wealthy https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/democratic-presidential-candidates-call-for-higher-taxes-on-the-wealthy/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/democratic-presidential-candidates-call-for-higher-taxes-on-the-wealthy/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 22:40:33 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/democratic-presidential-candidates-call-for-higher-taxes-on-the-wealthy/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/democratic-presidential-candidates-call-for-higher-taxes-on-the-wealthy/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839584_Election_2020_Elizabeth_War.jpgSat, 23 Feb 2019 18:08:58 +0000 Are Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders headed for a collision? https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/are-elizabeth-warren-and-bernie-sanders-headed-for-a-collision/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/are-elizabeth-warren-and-bernie-sanders-headed-for-a-collision/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 22:16:42 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/are-elizabeth-warren-and-bernie-sanders-headed-for-a-collision/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/are-elizabeth-warren-and-bernie-sanders-headed-for-a-collision/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839584_Election_2020_Bernie_Sander.jpgPresidential candidates Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., and Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will be under pressure to perform well in New Hampshire's first-in-the-nation primary.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 18:11:00 +0000 Customer crashes SUV into Amato’s in South Portland https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/customers-suv-crashes-into-amatos-in-south-portland/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/customers-suv-crashes-into-amatos-in-south-portland/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 21:29:36 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/customers-suv-crashes-into-amatos-in-south-portland/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/customers-suv-crashes-into-amatos-in-south-portland/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839484_715983-image1.jpgMike Frongillo, left, and Aaron Bourassa of Great Falls Construction put the final touches on a temporary doorway they installed Saturday after a customer's SUV crashed into the glass entryway of Amato's at 1108 Broadway in South Portland.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 20:58:20 +0000 At summit in Vietnam, North Korean leader will see lesson in reconciliation https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/at-summit-in-vietnam-north-korea-leader-will-see-lesson-in-reconciliation/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/at-summit-in-vietnam-north-korea-leader-will-see-lesson-in-reconciliation/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 21:16:36 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/at-summit-in-vietnam-north-korea-leader-will-see-lesson-in-reconciliation/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/at-summit-in-vietnam-north-korea-leader-will-see-lesson-in-reconciliation/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839444_Vietnam_Foes_to_Friends_62.jpgVisitors walk next to American aircraft at the Vietnam Military History Museum in Hanoi, Vietnam, last week. The Vietnamese capital once trembled as waves of American bombers unleashed their payloads, but when Kim Jong Un arrives here for his summit with President Trump he won't find rancor toward a former enemy. Instead, the North Korean leader will get a glimpse at the potential rewards of reconciliation.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 16:30:43 +0000 AK-47 manufacturer unveils new product – the suicide drone https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/ak-47-manufacturer-unveils-new-product-the-suicide-drone/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/ak-47-manufacturer-unveils-new-product-the-suicide-drone/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 20:45:57 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/ak-47-manufacturer-unveils-new-product-the-suicide-drone/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/ak-47-manufacturer-unveils-new-product-the-suicide-drone/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839300_drone-e548b538-3780-11e9-af5b-b51b7ff322e9.jpgA model of the KUB-UAV, a new unmanned combat aerial system manufactured by the Kalashnikov Group and ZALA Aero Group, is on display at the International Defense Exhibition in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 15:52:34 +0000 Venezuelan opposition braves tear gas in push to deliver aid https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/venezuelan-opposition-hopes-to-divide-military/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/venezuelan-opposition-hopes-to-divide-military/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 20:34:47 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/venezuelan-opposition-hopes-to-divide-military/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/venezuelan-opposition-hopes-to-divide-military/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839244_APTOPIX_Venezuela_Politic3.jpgBolivarian National Guard troops man a barricade blocking access to the Francisco De Paula Santander international bridge in Urena, Venezuela, on the border with Colombia, on Saturday. Venezuela's National Guard fired tear gas on residents clearing a barricaded border bridge between Venezuela and Colombia on Saturday, heightening tensions over blocked humanitarian aid that opposition leader Juan Guaido has vowed to bring into the country over objections from President Nicolas Maduro.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 22:26:33 +0000 Paul Manafort a ‘hardened’ and ‘bold’ criminal, Mueller prosecutors tell judge https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/paul-manafort-a-hardened-and-bold-criminal-mueller-prosecutors-tell-judge/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/paul-manafort-a-hardened-and-bold-criminal-mueller-prosecutors-tell-judge/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 19:50:21 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/paul-manafort-a-hardened-and-bold-criminal-mueller-prosecutors-tell-judge/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/paul-manafort-a-hardened-and-bold-criminal-mueller-prosecutors-tell-judge/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839148_manafort-1stld-writethru-e3c05cfc-37c6-11e9-af5b-b51b7ff322e9.jpgPaul Manafort departs U.S. District Court on November 2017 in Washington, D.C.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 19:26:11 +0000 R&B star R. Kelly ordered jailed on $1 million bond https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/r-kelly-ordered-jailed-on-1m-bond-at-chicago-hearing/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/r-kelly-ordered-jailed-on-1m-bond-at-chicago-hearing/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 19:39:48 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/r-kelly-ordered-jailed-on-1m-bond-at-chicago-hearing/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/r-kelly-ordered-jailed-on-1m-bond-at-chicago-hearing/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1839140_R_Kelly_Investigations_4948.jpgSinger-songwriter R. Kelly leaves his Chicago studio Friday night on his way to surrender to police. He has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 21:37:14 +0000 Elderly woman slain in Owls Head remembered for her strength, faith https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/owls-head-woman-killed-in-home-recalled-as-hard-worker/ Sat, 23 Feb 2019 18:43:38 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/owls-head-woman-killed-in-home-recalled-as-hard-worker/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1837276_61211-t1200-20190221_171021.jpgHelen Carver was slain at her home at 20 S. Shore Drive in Owls Head, according to the Maine Department of Public Safety.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 19:00:16 +0000 Massachusetts man, 55, critically injured in snowmobile crash https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/three-hurt-in-2-snowmobile-accidents-1-in-critical-condition/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/three-hurt-in-2-snowmobile-accidents-1-in-critical-condition/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 14:53:26 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/three-hurt-in-2-snowmobile-accidents-1-in-critical-condition/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/three-hurt-in-2-snowmobile-accidents-1-in-critical-condition/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/01_STACEYVILLE_CRASH_MWS.jpgTwo men were injured and 1 was in critical condition after this snowmobile accident near Stacyville.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 21:08:17 +0000 Cost to fix Maine’s busiest highway bridge 50% higher than expected https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/cost-to-fix-maines-busiest-highway-bridge-50-percent-higher-than-expected/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/cost-to-fix-maines-busiest-highway-bridge-50-percent-higher-than-expected/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/?p=1838856 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/23/cost-to-fix-maines-busiest-highway-bridge-50-percent-higher-than-expected/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838856_283440-20130401_tanker_0290.jpgThe Piscataqua River Bridge, which connects Kittery and Portsmouth, New Hampshire, sees about 74,000 vehicles daily. The unprecedented measure of trying to keep traffic moving while crews resurface the six-lane bridge is the main reason driving up costs.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 16:10:13 +0000 Humane Society Waterville Area needs $30,000 more for shelter https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/humane-society-waterville-area-needs-30000-more-for-shelter/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/humane-society-waterville-area-needs-30000-more-for-shelter/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 03:16:16 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/humane-society-waterville-area-needs-30000-more-for-shelter/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/humane-society-waterville-area-needs-30000-more-for-shelter/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838732_2893128_20190222-Humane-Society-Waterville-004.jpgLisa Oakes, executive director of the Humane Society Waterville Area in Waterville, offers a treat Friday to a dog awaiting adoption.Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:26:16 +0000 Employees at Microsoft call military work unethical https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/employees-at-microsoft-call-military-work-unethical/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/employees-at-microsoft-call-military-work-unethical/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 03:01:55 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/employees-at-microsoft-call-military-work-unethical/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/employees-at-microsoft-call-military-work-unethical/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/06/1391182_Microsoft_GitHub_Acquisitio.jpgFri, 22 Feb 2019 23:24:03 +0000 For some farmers, solar a cash crop https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/for-some-farmers-solar-a-cash-crop/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/for-some-farmers-solar-a-cash-crop/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 02:57:01 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/for-some-farmers-solar-a-cash-crop/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/for-some-farmers-solar-a-cash-crop/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838640_farms-solar-2a6ecce0-36cf-11e9-a400-e481bf264fdc.jpgRandy DeBaillie has installed solar panels at his farm in Orion, Ill. He says they produce enough energy to run his entire operation.Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:26:43 +0000 Marshal faces backlash after confronting kid reporter https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/marshal-faces-backlash-after-confronting-kid-reporter/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/marshal-faces-backlash-after-confronting-kid-reporter/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 02:13:40 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/marshal-faces-backlash-after-confronting-kid-reporter/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/marshal-faces-backlash-after-confronting-kid-reporter/feed/ 0 Fri, 22 Feb 2019 21:13:40 +0000 Discrimination lawsuit against Portland waterfront restaurant settled https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/discrimination-lawsuit-against-portland-waterfront-restaurant-settled/ Sat, 23 Feb 2019 02:02:26 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/discrimination-lawsuit-against-portland-waterfront-restaurant-settled/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838508_180295__boones_deck.jpgBoone's Fish House & Oyster Room in PortlandSat, 23 Feb 2019 19:06:31 +0000 John A. Cherry, 79, founded megachurch with a global reach https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/john-a-cherry-79-founded-megachurch-with-a-global-reach/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/john-a-cherry-79-founded-megachurch-with-a-global-reach/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:34:39 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/john-a-cherry-79-founded-megachurch-with-a-global-reach/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/john-a-cherry-79-founded-megachurch-with-a-global-reach/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838456_cherry-obit-repeat-c36f038a-36d2-11e9-854a-7a14d7fec96a.jpgJohn A. Cherry, shown in 2006, spoke in tongues and practiced what he called healing by touch – rituals that evoked Pentecostal worship and that some AME Zion pastors denounced.Fri, 22 Feb 2019 20:34:39 +0000 Filmmaker puts spotlight on 1939 Nazi rally in New York https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/filmmaker-puts-spotlight-on-1939-nazi-rally-in-n-y/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/filmmaker-puts-spotlight-on-1939-nazi-rally-in-n-y/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:24:44 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/filmmaker-puts-spotlight-on-1939-nazi-rally-in-n-y/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/filmmaker-puts-spotlight-on-1939-nazi-rally-in-n-y/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838428_Nazi_Rally_Anniversary_512.jpgThis Feb. 20, 1939, photo shows Fritz Kuhn, second from left, national leader of the German-American Bund join other uniformed Bundsmen before the Bund rally. A short film on the rally is up for an Oscar Sunday.Fri, 22 Feb 2019 20:45:51 +0000 Judge’s ruling on Trump labor secretary opens array of issues https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/judges-ruling-on-trump-labor-secretary-opens-array-of-issues/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/judges-ruling-on-trump-labor-secretary-opens-array-of-issues/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:11:12 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/judges-ruling-on-trump-labor-secretary-opens-array-of-issues/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/judges-ruling-on-trump-labor-secretary-opens-array-of-issues/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838332_acosta-157e8fb2-36f4-11e9-854a-7a14d7fec96a.jpgLabor Secretary Alex Acosta listens to President Trump during a meeting about health care at the White House on Jan. 23. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin BotsfordSat, 23 Feb 2019 07:26:01 +0000 Civilians leave last Islamic State-held pocket in Syria https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/civilians-leave-last-islamic-state-held-pocket-in-syria/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/civilians-leave-last-islamic-state-held-pocket-in-syria/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:50:05 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/civilians-leave-last-islamic-state-held-pocket-in-syria/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/civilians-leave-last-islamic-state-held-pocket-in-syria/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838252_APTOPIX_Syria_42807.jpg-3cd.jpgMen head for a screening site after being evacuated from Baghouz, eastern Syria, on Friday.Fri, 22 Feb 2019 19:50:05 +0000 Venezuelan opposition leader defies travel ban https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/venezuelan-opposition-leader-defies-travel-ban/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/venezuelan-opposition-leader-defies-travel-ban/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:43:29 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/venezuelan-opposition-leader-defies-travel-ban/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/venezuelan-opposition-leader-defies-travel-ban/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1838204_Colombia_Venezuela_Polit47.jpgVenezuela's self-proclaimed president Juan Guaido arrives at the Venezuela Aid Live concert.Fri, 22 Feb 2019 19:43:29 +0000 U.N. agency says Iran in compliance with nuclear treaty https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/u-n-agency-says-iran-in-compliance-with-nuclear-treaty/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/u-n-agency-says-iran-in-compliance-with-nuclear-treaty/#respond Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:34:09 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/u-n-agency-says-iran-in-compliance-with-nuclear-treaty/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/u-n-agency-says-iran-in-compliance-with-nuclear-treaty/feed/ 0 Fri, 22 Feb 2019 19:34:09 +0000 Cardinals call for accountability for leaders of Catholic Church https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/cardinals-call-for-accountability/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/cardinals-call-for-accountability/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:19:34 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/cardinals-call-for-accountability/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/cardinals-call-for-accountability/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1837976_Vatican_Sex_Abuse_27681.jpg.jpgAt left, psychoneurologist and founding member of the Ending Clergy Abuse (ECA) organization, Denise Buchanan, right, and member Leona Huggins, second from right, participate in a protest in Rome. outside the St. Anselm on the Aventine Benedictine complex in Rome on the second day of a summit called by Pope Francis at the Vatican on sex abuse in the Catholic Church, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019. Pope Francis has issued 21 proposals to stem the clergy sex abuse around the world, calling for specific protocols to handle accusations against bishops and for lay experts to be involved in abuse investigations. (AP Photo/Domenico Stinellis)Fri, 22 Feb 2019 20:07:31 +0000 Missouri bill would allow Bible classes in schools https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/missouri-bill-would-allow-bible-classes-in-schools/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/missouri-bill-would-allow-bible-classes-in-schools/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:03:17 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/missouri-bill-would-allow-bible-classes-in-schools/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/missouri-bill-would-allow-bible-classes-in-schools/feed/ 0 Fri, 22 Feb 2019 18:03:17 +0000 Packing of baby eels may be overseen by Maine law enforcement https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/packing-of-baby-eels-may-be-overseen-by-maine-law-enforcement/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/packing-of-baby-eels-may-be-overseen-by-maine-law-enforcement/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 23:00:03 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/packing-of-baby-eels-may-be-overseen-by-maine-law-enforcement/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/packing-of-baby-eels-may-be-overseen-by-maine-law-enforcement/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1837852_Baby_Eels_Fishing_44139.j2.jpgElver fishermen set up a net on the Penobscot River in Brewer in May 2017. The state's lucrative baby eel industry will likely face tighter controls this year designed to thwart poaching.Fri, 22 Feb 2019 19:51:19 +0000 Accounting issue delays Wex’s 2018 earnings report https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/accounting-issue-delays-wexs-2018-earnings-report/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/accounting-issue-delays-wexs-2018-earnings-report/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 21:56:09 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/accounting-issue-delays-wexs-2018-earnings-report/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/accounting-issue-delays-wexs-2018-earnings-report/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/12/291770-20181212_WEX249.jpgPORTLAND, ME - Wex's new downtown Portland headquarters Wednesday, December 12, 2018. (Staff photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer)Fri, 22 Feb 2019 19:23:10 +0000 Harmony woman who lost her fiancé in fatal crash seeks missing dog https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/harmony-woman-who-lost-her-fiance-in-a-fatal-crash-monday-now-suffering-a-double-loss-her-dog/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/harmony-woman-who-lost-her-fiance-in-a-fatal-crash-monday-now-suffering-a-double-loss-her-dog/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 21:28:17 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/harmony-woman-who-lost-her-fiance-in-a-fatal-crash-monday-now-suffering-a-double-loss-her-dog/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/harmony-woman-who-lost-her-fiance-in-a-fatal-crash-monday-now-suffering-a-double-loss-her-dog/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/Michael-Handy-1.jpgFri, 22 Feb 2019 20:17:58 +0000 Uber subsidiary submits lone response to Portland’s call for a bike-share system https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/portlands-bike-share-request-gets-only-one-response/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/portlands-bike-share-request-gets-only-one-response/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 21:25:20 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/portlands-bike-share-request-gets-only-one-response/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/portlands-bike-share-request-gets-only-one-response/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2016/06/930156_bike_share_overhaul_jpeg_08.jpgFri, 22 Feb 2019 23:55:42 +0000 Music review: Maine College of Art provides apt setting for modernist music concert https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/classical-review-acme-gives-a-concise-overview-of-modernist-music-styles/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/classical-review-acme-gives-a-concise-overview-of-modernist-music-styles/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 21:20:52 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/classical-review-acme-gives-a-concise-overview-of-modernist-music-styles/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/classical-review-acme-gives-a-concise-overview-of-modernist-music-styles/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/ACME.-copy.jpgSat, 23 Feb 2019 15:58:48 +0000 R&B star R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/rb-star-r-kelly-charged-with-10-counts-of-aggravated-sexual-abuse/ Fri, 22 Feb 2019 21:08:35 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/rb-star-r-kelly-charged-with-10-counts-of-aggravated-sexual-abuse/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1837664_R_Kelly_Investigations_402.jpgCook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx, speaking at a news conference on Friday in Chicago, said she was "sickened" by the sexual abuse allegations detailed in the latest documentary on singer R. Kelly and had asked victims to come forward.Fri, 22 Feb 2019 18:15:47 +0000 Maine seeks flexibility in Medicaid spending to address opioid, mental health issues https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/maine-will-ask-feds-for-more-flexibility-in-medicaid-spending/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/maine-will-ask-feds-for-more-flexibility-in-medicaid-spending/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 19:09:15 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/maine-will-ask-feds-for-more-flexibility-in-medicaid-spending/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/maine-will-ask-feds-for-more-flexibility-in-medicaid-spending/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1837552_343372-378155-20190131_Lanb.jpgJeanne LambrewFri, 22 Feb 2019 22:29:59 +0000 Critics in Maine say they’ll fight Trump plan to bar abortion referrals by federally funded clinics https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/trump-administration-to-bar-abortion-referrals-by-family-planning-clinics/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/trump-administration-to-bar-abortion-referrals-by-family-planning-clinics/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 18:59:04 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/trump-administration-to-bar-abortion-referrals-by-family-planning-clinics/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/trump-administration-to-bar-abortion-referrals-by-family-planning-clinics/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1837516_623060_20151124_plannedpare.jpgThe Clapp Building houses the Portland Planned Parenthood office.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:33:23 +0000 Beckie Conrad, former MECA executive, steps down from Chamber post https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/beckie-conrad-former-meca-executive-stepping-down-from-chamber-post/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/beckie-conrad-former-meca-executive-stepping-down-from-chamber-post/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 18:35:45 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/beckie-conrad-former-meca-executive-stepping-down-from-chamber-post/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/beckie-conrad-former-meca-executive-stepping-down-from-chamber-post/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/Beckie_Conrad_mug_2017-738x1024-216x300.jpgFri, 22 Feb 2019 23:27:47 +0000 Riverview Psychiatric Center regains certification, and that could mean $20 million a year for Maine https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/riverview-psychiatric-center-regains-federal-certification/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/riverview-psychiatric-center-regains-federal-certification/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 18:21:51 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/riverview-psychiatric-center-regains-federal-certification/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/riverview-psychiatric-center-regains-federal-certification/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2013/08/riverview111.jpgSat, 23 Feb 2019 16:14:14 +0000 Woman charged with killing 83-year-old acquaintance in Owls Head https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/owls-head-woman-found-dead-in-her-home/ Fri, 22 Feb 2019 17:48:52 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/owls-head-woman-found-dead-in-her-home/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/1837276_61211-t1200-20190221_171021.jpgHelen Carver was slain at her home at 20 S. Shore Drive in Owls Head, according to the Maine Department of Public Safety.Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:38:34 +0000 Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitution in Florida https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/pats-owner-robert-kraft-charged-with-2-counts-of-soliciting-prostitution-in-florida/ Fri, 22 Feb 2019 17:09:22 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/pats-owner-robert-kraft-charged-with-2-counts-of-soliciting-prostitution-in-florida/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/03/1353797_NFL_Meetings_Football_86071.jpgROBERT KRAFTSat, 23 Feb 2019 00:34:57 +0000 Airfares hit a record low, but fees help airlines make healthy profits https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/airfares-hit-a-record-low-but-fees-help-airlines-make-healthy-profits/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/airfares-hit-a-record-low-but-fees-help-airlines-make-healthy-profits/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 16:54:35 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/airfares-hit-a-record-low-but-fees-help-airlines-make-healthy-profits/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/airfares-hit-a-record-low-but-fees-help-airlines-make-healthy-profits/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/planes.jpgairplane passengers travel planeFri, 22 Feb 2019 12:11:01 +0000 Richmond man tries last-ditch petition drive to prevent property cleanup https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/richmond-man-attempts-last-ditch-petition-drive-to-prevent-property-cleanup/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/richmond-man-attempts-last-ditch-petition-drive-to-prevent-property-cleanup/#respond Fri, 22 Feb 2019 16:54:22 +0000 https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/richmond-man-attempts-last-ditch-petition-drive-to-prevent-property-cleanup/ https://www.pressherald.com/2019/02/22/richmond-man-attempts-last-ditch-petition-drive-to-prevent-property-cleanup/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2019/02/561900-20180821_Richmond_Junkyard_Proposed_717885.jpgRICHMOND, ME - AUGUST 21: A variety of objects adorn Tuesday August 21, 2018 the lawn of a residence on the Alexander Reed Road in Richmond the town has declared a junkyard.(Staff photo by Andy Molloy/Staff Photographer)Fri, 22 Feb 2019 22:05:45 +0000