Playboy founder Hugh M. Hefner, the pipe-smoking hedonist who revved up the sexual revolution in the 1950s, has died at 91.
Maria was finally racing east in the Atlantic today, giving the United States a rest from the constant threat of tropical weather for more than a month.
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U.S. Navy veteran Mohammed Jahanfar has traveled overseas four times in the last year to visit his Iranian fiancee, most recently hoping to complete government paperwork that would allow her to come live with him in the United States.
DEAR ABBY: I got pregnant very young and married the father. It was in the ‘60s and things were very different then. I didn’t realize my husband simply did not like children. I attributed it to his being in the Marines, a Vietnam vet, etc. We had never heard of PTSD, but he probably had it.
If you have been paying attention to the happenings in Augusta, you have probably heard about the food sovereignty bill that passed during the 128th Legislature. This bill allows municipalities to develop local food ordinances that permit food to be produced and sold in the same municipality without state oversight.
Last Saturday evening Bowdoin College’s Pickard Theater hosted the Francis Perkins Center’s Betta Ehrenfeld Public Policy Forum presentation of its 2017 Intelligence & Courage Award, which honors those that epitomize the principles defining the life and work of the center’s namesake.
On September 28, 1892, the first nighttime football game took place in Mansfield, Pennsylvania, as teams from Mansfield State Normal and Wyoming Seminary played under electric lights to a scoreless tie.
Health insurer Anthem said Wednesday that it is leaving Maine’s health insurance exchange next year because of market volatility and uncertainty.
A York County Jail inmate has an immigration detainer placed on him. But despite a recent directive by the governor that all sheriffs obey such requests, York County Sheriff William King says he will not put taxpayers at risk of a costly lawsuit and he will not hold an inmate for possible deportation if he is released from jail by a judge.
Lisbon police say a boy who fell from a third story window Monday morning is in stable condition and has no life-threatening injuries.
BATH — The Rotary Club of Bath will be holding a free Electronic Waste collection event on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to noon in the parking lot of Morse High School, 826 High Street, Bath. Accepted items will include microwaves, small kitchen appliances. Nno air conditioners, dehumidifiers, mini-fridges or other items containing freon or full size appliances.