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Another Marijuana Legalization Effort For Maine

Another effort is underway to get marijuana legalization on the ballot in maine.

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Maine Unemployment Rate Down Slightly in February

Officials say Maine's unemployment rate ticked down to 5 percent last month.

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Fire Extinguished at Maine Elementary School

Fire departments quickly put out a fire in the gym of an elementary school in a small Maine town.

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Maine Hearing on Bats With White Nose Syndrome Set For April

A bill that proposes to add two bat species that have been severely reduced by white nose syndrome to Maine's endangered species list will be the subject of a public hearing in April.

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Maine National Guard Unit’s Deployment to Kuwait Canceled

The planned deployment of a Maine National Guard unit to Kuwait next year has been canceled.

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Maine Microbead Ban Becomes Law Without LePage Signature

A bill banning synthetic microbeads in personal care products has become law without Gov. Paul LePage's signature.

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Dover-Foxcroft Shooting Suspect Reaches Deal

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine (AP) - One of two cousins originally charged with attempted murder in connection with a non-fatal shooting in Dover-Foxcroft last year has reached a deal with prosecutors under which the charge was dropped.

GENERIC FIRE LARGE

Barn, House Damaged In Lebanon Blaze

LEBANON, Maine (AP) - A five-alarm barn fire in Lebanon spread to an adjacent home but there were no reports of injuries.

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Car Lodges In Portland Garage; Driver Flees Scene

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Portland police are searching for the driver of a car that crashed into the garage of a house and then fled, leaving the vehicle wedged in the badly damaged corner of the building.

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Maine Lawmakers Give First Nod To Fair Pint Of Beer Bill

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Good news, beer drinkers. Maine lawmakers are getting closer to passing a law to ensure your pint is really a pint.

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Businesses Back Maine National Park Plan East Of Baxter Park

BANGOR, Maine (AP) - A group of more than 200 Maine business owners say they support the creation of a national park and recreation area on 150,000 acres east of Baxter State Park.

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Ex-Maine Prison Guard Sentenced For Touching Young Girl

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A former Maine prison guard has been sentenced to eight years behind bars for inappropriately touching a young girl.

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Fired Maine Guard General: I Never Misled Public or LePage

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The fired head of the Maine National Guard says he never misled the public and was…

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Kasich Seeks Support for Balanced Budget Amendment in Maine

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he’s hopeful that Maine will join 27 other states calling for…

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WGAN Exclusive: Audio of Governor LePage on Stephen King.

WGAN Exclusive: Audio of Governor LePage on Stephen King.

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Ozzy Osbourne to undergo surgery

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British musicians Ozzy Osbourne of Black Sabbath, arrives at the Classic Rock Roll of Honour awards 2013 at the Camden Roundhouse in north London, Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013.

Ozzy Osbourne has cancelled his upcoming Ozzfiesta event in Mexico to undergo surgery.

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Angelina Jolie crowned world’s top feminist icon

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Angelina Jolie arrives at the 20th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards at the Hollywood Palladium on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Angelina Jolie and Emma Watson top the list of the world's foremost feminist icons.

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

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George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.

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White House unveils plan to fight antibiotic-resistant germs

The North Lawn of the White House, on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Washington.

The White House announce a five-year plan to fight drug-resistant germs.

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REVIEW: ‘It Follows’ is the best American horror film in a decade

In this image released by Brigade Marketing, actress Maika Monroe appears in a scene of It Follows, directed by David Robert Mitchell. “It Follows,” has been arguably the buzziest American film at Cannes next to Bennett Miller’s wrestling drama “Foxcatcher,” which boasts a far more famous cast and a major premiere at the Palais des Festival.

"It Follows" is a horror movie worthy of classic comparisons.