The Cleveland Indians share a record with a team celebrated by Hollywood.
Mookie Betts hit two home runs and a two-run triple, and the Boston Red Sox rolled past the Oakland Athletics 11-1 on Tuesday night.
After the opening week of the NFL season, it’s so easy to overreact, given such a small sample.
That’s not an issue for the Green Bay Packers. They started the season last week at No. 2 in the first AP Pro32 poll and opened with a 17-9 win over the Seattle Seahawks.
It does not matter what the records are when these two teams meet, it’s always a tough battle.
Tuesday evening was no different as Mt. Ararat High School erased a 1-0 deficit to down Brunswick, 2-1 in Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference boys’ soccer action.
SEOUL, South Korea
South Korea said today it had conducted its first live-fire drill for an advanced air-launched cruise missile that would strengthen its pre-emptive strike capability against North Korea in the event of crisis.
Liberal Sen. Bernie Sanders is ready to unveil his bill for starkly reshaping the country’s current hodgepodge health care system into one where the government provides medical insurance for everybody.
Republican senators are preparing to roll out details of a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace President Barack Obama’s health care law.
LOWER MATECUMBE KEY, Florida
A judge is set to hear arguments about whether the provocative online antics of former pharmaceuticals company CEO Martin Shkreli are bad enough to put him behind bars.
The hearing before U.S. District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto on a government demand to revoke the convicted Shkreli’s bail was scheduled for today in federal court in Brooklyn.
A legislative committee wants to double the recreational marijuana sales tax to 20 percent, allow drive-thru sales and let medical marijuana dispensaries be run as for-profit entities.
The Maine Legislature’s marijuana legalization committee will consider the draft marijuana bill released Tuesday when it convenes later this month.
RICHMOND — Joyce Elaine Prindall passed away on Sept. 11, 2017, with her family by her side. She was born March 11, 1934, to Maynard and Mabel Hinkley.
She was educated in Bowdoinham and graduated from Richmond High School. She lived in Bowdoinham most of her life, moving to Richmond after she was widowed in 2003.
WOOLWICH — Lloyd E. Durrell, 85, of Pine Street, Woolwich, died Sept. 8, 2017, at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick. He fought a courageous battle with heart disease for many years. He was born in Augusta, Maine, on March 20, 1932, the son of John E. and Marion V. (Nichols) Durrell.
FARMINGDALE — Donald A. Smith, 85, passed away at home on Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, in the arms of his loving wife (Sheila) with his family around him. He was born on Nov. 13, 1931, in Lewiston, a son of Madeline and Robert Smith.
DEAR ABBY: I enjoy reading your column, especially letters regarding young girls and their social skills. I have two granddaughters who have the normal drama, mostly with other girls. I worry their social skills are getting sidetracked.