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 2019-09-16 11:20 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

A life sentence in one murder, 58 years in another: Sentences are 'more art than science'...

(BDN) -- The family and friends of murder victims often demand that Maine judges sentence defendants to life in prison. But in a state that has not had a death penalty since the late 1800s, life sentences are relatively rare....

 2019-09-16 11:09 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Daughters sue NH assisted living home year after their 84-year-old father disappeared...

CONCORD, New Hampshire (AP) -- A year after an 84-year-old man wandered away, never to be seen again, from an assisted living facility in New Hampshire, his two daughters have sued. Kim Cullins of Tamworth, New Hampshire, and Cheryl Poulin of Saco, Maine,...

 2019-09-16 11:09 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Daughters sue NH assisted living home year after their 84-year-old father disappeared...

CONCORD, New Hampshire (AP) -- A year after an 84-year-old man wandered away, never to be seen again, from an assisted living facility in New Hampshire, his two daughters have sued. Kim Cullins of Tamworth, New Hampshire, and Cheryl Poulin of Saco, Maine,...

 2019-09-16 10:36 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Maine retreat for wounded veterans is ready to expand...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A soldier who lost all his limbs after an explosion in Afghanistan and created a retreat to help others like him understands that injuries can run deeper than shattered bones. So, the Travis Mills Foundation plans to address post-t...

 2019-09-16 10:36 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Maine retreat for wounded veterans is ready to expand...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A soldier who lost all his limbs after an explosion in Afghanistan and created a retreat to help others like him understands that injuries can run deeper than shattered bones. So, the Travis Mills Foundation plans to address post-t...

 2019-09-16 09:26 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Teenager died after eating burger despite telling staff about his allergy, coroner rules...

A teenager who died after eating a birthday meal at British burger chain Byron had told staff about his allergy to dairy, but was misled into thinking his order was safe to eat, a coroner has found....

 2019-09-16 09:23 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Social worker assigned to Kendall Chick loses license...

The board says Heather Campbell showed "gross negligence, incompetence or misconduct"...

 2019-09-16 09:12 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

No Deal: Auto workers strike against GM in contract dispute...

More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike....

 2019-09-16 09:06 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Dems call for Kavanaugh's impeachment after new sexual misconduct claims arise...

Several Democratic presidential candidates on Sunday lined up to call for the impeachment of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh in the face of a new, uninvestigated, allegation of sexual impropriety when he was in college....

 2019-09-16 07:40 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Antonio Brown accuser set to meet with NFL Monday, according to report...

The Patriots receiver reportedly rejected a $2 million settlement with the woman who accused him of rape, according to ESPN....

 2019-09-16 07:39 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Officials identify man found dead in Piscataqua River...

Police say they now know the identity of a man whose body was found in the Piscataqua River....

 2019-09-16 04:06 

Newscentermaine.com

Suspect in Presque Isle shooting is caught...

The Aroostook County Sheriff's Office reports Jason Alexander has been taken into custody...

 2019-09-16 04:06 

Newscentermaine.com

Suspect in Presque Isle shooting is caught...

The Aroostook County Sheriff's Office reports Jason Alexander has been taken into custody...

 2019-09-16 03:39 

WGME

[ Maine ]

3rd suspect caught in Presque Isle shooting...

AROOSTOOK COUNTY (WGME) -- Deputies say they've caught a third suspect wanted for a shooting in northern Maine last week. Working on a tip around 6 p. m. Sunday, deputies said in a post on Facebook that they found 44-year-old Jason Alexander at a resi...

 2019-09-16 03:12 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Trump: US 'locked and loaded depending on verification' of attack on Saudi oil field...

President Donald Trump on Sunday evening tweeted that the U.S. has "reason to believe that we know" who is responsible for an attack on a Saudi Arabian oil field....

 2019-09-16 02:44 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

7-year-old's online boutique aims to help kids with cancer...

BB Painter is a small business owner with a big purpose....

 2019-09-16 01:33 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Ric Ocasek, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and The Cars frontman, dead at 75...

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Ric Ocasek, the lead singer of the rock band The Cars, has died. He was 75....

 2019-09-16 00:39 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

12-year-old who died of asthma attack lives on through organ donation...

Twelve-year-old Kamdyn Hike's final act was to give the gift of life....

 2019-09-16 00:13 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

Travis Mills Foundation unveils expansion plans...

ROME With additional space and new programs, the Travis Mills Foundation is looking to expand their impact on wounded... The post Travis Mills Foundation unveils expansion plans appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2019-09-15 23:39 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Two-time cancer survivor wins $4.6 million lottery jackpot...

"I am a very lucky guy," he said....

 2019-09-15 23:30 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Third suspect wanted in connection with shooting in Presque Isle arrested...

Police say Jason Alexander was taken into custody without incident Sunday evening...

 2019-09-15 23:10 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Travis Mills Foundation unveils plan to expand veterans retreat...

The $5.4 million project would improve facilities, add to PTSD treatment...

 2019-09-15 22:53 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Yard sale event in Portland raises money for families seeking asylum at border...

Funds raised from Portland yard sale go to help families seeking asylum at border...

 2019-09-15 22:52 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

How's the weather looking for your Monday? Get the latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Jacqueline Thomas...

How's the weather looking for your Monday? Get the latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Jacqueline Thomas...

 2019-09-15 22:50 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

How's the weather looking for your Sunday? Get the latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Jacqueline Thomas...

How's the weather looking for your Sunday? Get the latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Jacqueline Thomas...

 2019-09-15 22:37 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Humane society workers remove 9 pounds of matted fur from tiny dog...

When the 11-year-old Shih Tzu was brought in, Ellie Mae looked like a pile of dirty mops, veterinarians said....

 2019-09-15 21:58 

WGME

[ Maine ]

20th annual "Trail to Ale 10k Race"...

Thousands gathered for the 20th annual Trail to Ale 10k race. Portland Trails partner with the City of Portland to raise money for building and maintaining trails in Portland. Organizers say they've raised more than $250 thousand over the last 20 year...

 2019-09-15 21:47 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Hundreds gathered for the "Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk"...

September marks World Suicide Prevention Month. Sunday in Bath, hundreds came together to honor loved ones they have lost to suicide and spread a message of hope and awareness. 250 people gathered at the waterfront for the sixth annual "Out of the Dar...

 2019-09-15 20:59 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

A whale washed ashore in Maryland and citizens attempted to push it back into the water...

Whales become stranded most often when they are ill or injured....

 2019-09-15 19:13 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Woman has surgery to remove engagement ring she swallowed in her sleep...

"When I woke up and it was not on my hand, I knew exactly where it was," she said. "It was in my stomach."...

 2019-09-15 18:41 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Board revokes license for Kendall Chick's social worker...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- The caseworker who placed four-year-old Kendall Chick in the home where she was murdered had her license revoked last month. The Maine Board of Social Worker Licensure revoked Heather Campbell's license Aug. 3, saying she "exhibi...

 2019-09-15 18:14 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Florida mother and her four children have been missing for 6 weeks...

Casei Jones and her four children, ages 1 to 10, were last seen about six weeks ago....

 2019-09-15 18:10 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Pyrotechnics equipment erupts in flames minutes before Titans-Colts kickoff...

The fire started about five minutes before kickoff....

 2019-09-15 17:51 

Newscentermaine.com

Report: Kendall Chick's caseworker loses license...

State officials say Heather Campbell falsified records about background checks prior to the child's murder, our media partners at the Maine Sunday Telegram reports....

 2019-09-15 17:13 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

NFL player pays tribute to his girlfriend who died weeks after giving birth to their daughter...

"God has a plan for all of us we can't understand," he said on social media....

 2019-09-15 15:55 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Police say no criminal conduct after body found in Piscataqua River in Portsmouth...

PORTSMOUTH (WGME) -- The man whose body was found in the Piscataqua River in Portsmouth Friday evening has been identified, though police do not believe the death was due to any criminal conduct. Dover Police Chief William Breault said Sunday morning the ...

 2019-09-15 15:43 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Summer of Blob: Maine sees more big, stinging jellyfish...

PORTLAND (AP) -- High numbers of a species of jellyfish that can grow to huge sizes have been sighted in recent months in the Gulf of Maine and some of its beaches. The lion's mane jellyfish, believed to be the world's largest, can grow to five or...

 2019-09-15 15:41 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Tennessee band members wear T-shirt honoring bullied fan...

The band briefly wore a T-shirt based on a design by a boy who was teased at school over the design and then offered a scholarship at the university....

 2019-09-15 15:37 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

United Auto Workers union says its 49K members at GM plants will go on strike...

The United Auto Workers union says its contract negotiations with General Motors have broken down and its roughly 49,000 members will go on strike just before midnight on Sunday....

 2019-09-15 15:31 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

Update: Four minors injured in Bradford crash...

BRADFORD Officials continue to investigate a two vehicle car crash that caused serious injuries in Bradford Saturday evening. According to... The post Update: Four minors injured in Bradford crash appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2019-09-15 14:21 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

4 Brazilians are accused of living in US illegally, arrested in Maine...

The men were arrested in the Farmington area...

 2019-09-15 13:54 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Seven injured, including four children, in Bradford crash...

BRADFORD (WGME) -- Seven people were hospitalized after a two-vehicle crash in the Penobscot County town of Bradford Saturday evening. The accident happened before 6:30 p. m. Saturday at the intersection of Storer Road and Williams Road, according to the ...

 2019-09-15 13:50 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

7 people, including children, seriously hurt in Bradford crash...

Deputies are still investigating...

 2019-09-15 13:48 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Police: Man believed to have blown up house on daughter's wedding day...

"I was devastated," said neighbor Nicole Antolovich. "I've been here my whole life. I've known them my whole life. Their daughter was getting married today and they were supposed to be at a wedding."...

 2019-09-15 13:28 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Portland's full-time mayor has little formal power. Here's how the candidates see the role...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Ethan Strimling first ran for Portland mayor as a CEO-type leader. He beat an incumbent in 2015 promising to be the " listener in chief. " As mayor, he has positioned himself as a hard-charging progressive amid a power struggle ...

 2019-09-15 13:28 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

76-year-old woman rescued after getting lost while hiking...

She spent a night stranded in the woods...

 2019-09-15 13:28 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

20th annual walk, race raises money for Portland Trails...

Hundreds of people are expected to participate...

 2019-09-15 13:20 

WGME

[ Maine ]

4 Brazilians accused of living in US illegally arrested in Maine...

FARMINGTON (BDN) -- Four Brazilians accused of living in the U. S. illegally were arrested last week in the Farmington area. U. S. Border Patrol agents were called to Farmington on Wednesday after "suspicious activity" was reported at Walmart, acc...

 2019-09-15 12:49 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine CDC warns of hepatitis A exposure at Boothbay Harbor business...

It can take up to seven weeks for symptoms to appear...

 2019-09-15 12:38 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Grandmother hopes to slow down speeding cars in neighborhood with hair dryer...

The grandmother's mission is to get cars in her neighborhood to slow down. So, she took matters into her own hands or a hair dryer, that is....

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