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  • Politics
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    Trump says it’s ‘hard to imagine’ Kavanaugh is guilty of sex assault allegation

    Republicans refuse the accuser's request that the FBI investigate her allegation before she testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

  • Business
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    Lobster pound owner thinks she has a kinder ‘exit strategy’ for her lobsters: Get them stoned

    Charlotte Gill says her pound in Southwest Harbor tested cannabis on a lobster named Roscoe, and his good mood affected the whole tank.

  • Local & State
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    Cape Elizabeth council rejects waterfront lawsuit settlement

    Several of the councilors said preserving public access to the shoreline is a principle worth defending.

  • Cops & Courts
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    Winthrop teenager changes plea in parents’ killings, admitting to murdering both

    Andrew Balcer, who feared gender identity repercussions and a recurrence of alleged sex abuse by mom, now faces 25 to 55 years in prison.

  • Local & State
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    Two Maine mayors urge Congress to reject effort to undo local pesticide restrictions

    The Portland and South Portland officials write that the provision in a House farm bill tramples on their right to protect their cities.

  • Cops & Courts
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    Convicted murderer who escaped Maine prison is recaptured

    Arnold Nash was found walking along a major road in Dover-Foxcroft, leading to speculation he wanted to be caught.

  • Food
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    East meets Down East at Maine-themed restaurant in Japan

    Cabot Cove restaurant, named after the fictional setting of 'Murder, She Wrote,' is introducing diners 6,000 miles away to classic Maine foods, from maple syrup to clam chowder.

  • Opinion
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    Our View: Kavanaugh’s credibility blown by earlier evasions

    Not telling the whole truth about his politics makes his sexual assault denial harder to believe.

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