Chad Henne will start Jacksonville’s preseason game against Carolina, a change that could signal the end of Blake Bortles’ career with the Jaguars.
It’s not the principals that will define the blockbuster trade between Cleveland and Boston. Great point guard leaves one city for another. That seems fair.
All the other parts, they will tell the story.
The Trenton Thunder (85-43) completed a threegame Eastern League sweep of the Portland Sea Dogs (59-68), taking the series finale, 5-1, Wednesday afternoon at Arm & Hammer Park.
Portland lost all seven games on the trip and was officially eliminated from the postseason.
A body found at sea by Malaysian forces is not one of the 10 U.S. sailors missing after a collision between the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker, the Navy’s 7th Fleet said today, as more Marine Corps divers joined a search of the destroyer’s flooded compartments.
The most powerful typhoon to hit the southern Chinese region in more than half a century left at least 16 dead as a sudden deluge swamped the gambling hub of Macau, submerging streets and stranding residents.
DES MOINES, Iowa
Lottery players across the U.S. scooped up $2 Powerball tickets in hopes of beating the odds and winning a massive $758.7 million jackpot in Wednesday night’s drawing.
Some details about the game and the giant prize:
Harvey regained tropical storm strength as it drifted in the Gulf of Mexico toward Texas early today and forecasters said it could become a hurricane.
A hurricane warning was issued for the Texas coast this morning, covering an area from Port Mansfield to Matagorda.
Within a 24-hour span, President Donald Trump delivered one speech in which he tore into the media and members of his own party, and a second in which he called for national unity and love.
The about-face seemed to reflect the president’s realtime internal debate between calls for moderation and his inclination to let loose.
Charlottesville residents are getting a chance to talk with city officials about a white nationalist rally earlier this month that devolved into deadly violence.
SOUTH PORTLAND (AP) — Maine’s corrections commissioner says it has hired a new administrator of the state’s youth correctional facility.
The head of a Mainebased youth treatment nonprofit, Caroline Raymond, is set to begin as superintendent at Long Creek Youth Development Center in South Portland in October.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand
Tony de Brum saw the effects of rising seas from his home in the Marshall Islands and became a leading advocate for the landmark Paris Agreement and an internationally recognized voice in the fight against climate change.
AUGUSTA (AP) — The National Park Service is providing more than $80,000 to Maine’s American Indian tribes to help with historic preservation.
The federal Department of the Interior says the money will go to three Tribal Historic Preservation Offices in the state. It’s part of $25.5 million that’s going to states and tribes around the country.
BIDDEFORD (AP) — A one-armed Maine man accused of startling neighbors by going for a stroll wearing a clown mask and brandishing a machete says it was supposed to be a prank.
Hollis resident Corey Berry, 31, pleaded not guilty Wednesday to criminal threatening and weapons charges.
PRESQUE ISLE (AP) — Republican Maine U.S. Sen. Susan Collins says the University of Maine at Presque Isle is getting an Upward Bound grant that was originally rejected because of a line spacing issue.
PORTLAND (AP) — Maine’s congressional delegation is calling for the U.S. Department of Agriculture to make emergency changes to help dairy farmers who are struggling with low prices.
PORTLAND (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is set to announce his recommendation for the future of a national monument in Maine on the anniversary of the day then-President Barack Obama announced its creation.
FREEPORT — June Elaine Libby Rodrigues, 91, passed peacefully on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 in Whitefield, Maine where she lived for the past five years with her daughter and son in-law Margaret and Michael Flanagan.