GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip
In a surprising overture to China, President Donald Trump says he would help a Chinese telecommunications company get “back into business,” saying too many jobs in China are at stake after the U.S. government cut off access to its American suppliers.
WALES (AP) — Maine State Police say a trooper shot and killed a man in an armed confrontation.
More people outside the U.S. are enjoying the New England tradition of cracking open a freshly cooked American lobster, and that experience hinges on one thing — the lobster getting there alive.
Road maintenance is driving spending increases in Phippsburg’s proposed 2019 budget.
A rat pauses on the puddled floor before disappearing under a bed. Somewhere in the large and crowded tent a baby, born three days ago, cries. Outside, women gather around a fire that serves as their stove and, as shadows lengthen, their warmth for the night.
DEAR ABBY: My daughter is 19 and lives with me. She is seeing a 26-year-old man who has a child with another woman he didn’t marry.
Today is Monday, May 14, the 134th day of 2018. There are 231 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History
We hit the six-month mark recently, that is, six months since we had seen First Born and The Groom. As I may have mentioned (multiple times) before, that’s my threshold. That’s when the Mom Radar kicks in and I start demanding that plans be made to be with my little girl (who will be 30 this year).
So Donald Trump has a date with Kim Jong Un in Singapore on June 12.
Good deal — so far.
As long as the president doesn’t get arrested for chewing gum or hanged for spitting on the sidewalk, his meet-up with North Korea’s “Rocket Man” in that spotless city might actually become a historic summit.
[img_assist|nid=1218360|title=|desc= JEFF MESSER, right, an Eagle Scout and now president of the Pine Tree Council, watches members of Cub Scout Pack 51 of Windham/Naples participate in a canoe portage race during Scout-o-Rama in Freeport on Saturday. The pack was the first in Maine to welcome girls.
FREEPORT — The critical habitats of several local waterways will be the topic of a presentation Tuesday following the Freeport Conservation Trust’s Annual Meeting. The presentation will be conducted by Trout Unlimited Brook Trout Project Director Jeff Reardon and Freeport resident Alex Abbott, who is a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service fish passage specialist.
The building at 8 State Road in Bath was destroyed in a fire that was intentionally set on Saturday.
The culprit? Local firefighters who were honing their life-saving skills.