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Maine Man Charged in Stabbing Death of Mother’s Dog

Police say a York County man has been charged with the stabbing death of his mother's 4-year-old chocolate Labrador retriever.

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Maine Agency to Probe Blackmail Claims Against LePage

Maine's watchdog agency will look into allegations that Republican Gov. Paul LePage threated to use public funds to punish a political opponent.

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Construction Begins on 185-Megawatt Wind Farm in Maine

Construction has begun on a wind farm in Bingham that is anticipated to be the state's largest wind energy project.

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Maine Heating Prices Drop Around State as Summer Sets In

A Maine government survey says the average statewide cash price for heating oil fell 5 cents from a month ago.

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Gov. LePage Endorses Christie in 2016 GOP Primary

Maine Gov. Paul LePage has endorsed New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a day after he officially joined the 2016 Republican presidential primary.

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Maine Crews Use Drone to Rescue 2 Boys From Raging River

Officials in Maine say they used a drone to help rescue two boys stranded on a rock in a raging Androscoggin River.

GENERIC CRIME

Body Found by Lobsterman in Taunton Bay, Maine

The Maine Marine Patrol says a lobsterman has found the body of a man in upper Taunton Bay.

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Pageant Miscount Leads to 2 to Share Title, Contestant Upset

A 17-year-old Miss 4th of July pageant winner informed of a miscount is upset, the 14-year-old winner who's agreed to share the title isn't talking, and the pageant organizer is defending herself from charges of rigging the results.

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LePage Attorney: Watchdog Agency Can’t Investigate Governor

Gov. Paul LePage's chief legal counsel says Maine's watchdog agency doesn't have the authority to investigate the governor.

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Maine Mail Carrier Delivers A Rescue On Her Route

AUBURN, Maine (AP) A mail carrier in Maine is being called a hero after helping save a 90-year-old man she spotted him on the ground while on her route.

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Officials: Death Of Man Who Fell Into A Fire Pit An Accident

RAYMOND, Maine (AP) The Maine Fire Marshal's Office says the death of a 52-year-old man whose body was burned after he fell into a backyard fire pit was an accident.

DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

$1.2M Document To Be Displayed For 1st Time In Over 20 Years

HALLOWELL, Maine (AP) For the first time in more than 20 years, one of the country's most famous documents is coming to two events to commemorate Independence Day.

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WATCH: Girls dive out of window in daring escape from fire

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Two girls were trapped in a burning apartment, but thanks to the help of some alert neighbors they made it out alive.

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Older, wiser Schwarzenegger returns in ‘Terminator: Genisys’

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Arnold Schwarzenegger may be older but that doesn't stop him from destroying his younger self, as the former governor returns to one of his most recognizable roles.

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Journey drummer Deen Castronovo denied bail

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The troubled drummer will remain in an Oregon jail.