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Patriots still in good position for 6th title

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:10
BY KYLE HIGHTOWER The Associated Press

BLOOMINGTON, Minn.

Even if numbers occasionally lie, most of them indicate the New England Patriots are in great position to hoist a sixth Lombardi Trophy.

The reasons begin in the only place they could: with Tom Brady.

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Freeport gets key win, downs Wells, 60-41

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09
BY ERIC MAXIM Times Record Staff

FREEPORT

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Airstrikes outside Syrian capital kill at least 19 civilians

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09
BY PHILIP ISSA The Associated Press

BEIRUT

Russian and Syrian government forces launched a new wave of strikes today, killing at least 19 civilians in a besieged area just outside Syria’s capital, Damascus, according to activists and a war monitoring group.

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Pence trip to Asia, Olympics aimed at countering NKorea

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF RICHARDSON, Alaska (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence’s six-day swing through Asia, anchored by a stop at the Winter Olympics in South Korea, is set to focus less on sports than the host country’s bellicose neighbor to the North.

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Little place for arms control in Trump’s nuclear strategy

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s a place for arms control in the Trump administration’s new nuclear strategy. It’s a very small place.

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Mom: Previous wreck rattled engineer killed in train crash

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09
The Associated Press

CAYCE, S.C.

The engineer killed in a train crash in South Carolina visited a counselor to help him cope after being rattled in a previous wreck less than a year before, his mother said.

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Polish president to sign controversial Holocaust bill

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s president said today he will sign into law a controversial proposal to outlaw blaming Poland as a nation for crimes committed by Nazi Germany during the Holocaust.

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Hawaii emergency worker threatened after misleading photo

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

HONOLULU (AP) — When an erroneous alert was sent out last month telling people in Hawaii that there was an incoming ballistic missile, Jeffrey Wong was an island away from the state’s emergency management agency office where he works as an operations officer.

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House committee votes to release Democrats’ classified memo

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09
BY MARY CLARE JALONICK and CHAD DAY The Associated Press

WASHINGTON

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Global stock markets tumble after Wall Street battering

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

LONDON (AP) — Stock markets around the world took a battering today, following a dramatic sell-off on Wall Street that triggered concerns that a potentially healthy pullback from record highs could turn into a protracted bear market.

However, signs that Wall Street will stabilize when it opens later helped ease the selling pressure during European trading hours.

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Sharon E. Morton

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

LISBON FALLS — Sharon E. (Lawton) Morton, 62, lost her battle with cancer on Monday, January 29, 2018 at Maine Medical Center.

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George the shark stalks Everglades

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09
The Associated Press

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla.

A great white shark named George has been spotted lingering off the Florida coast near the Everglades and Gulf of Mexico.

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John Mahoney, who played dad on ‘Frasier,’ dies

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09
The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES

John Mahoney, who as the cranky, blue-collar dad in “Frasier” played counterpoint to pompous sons Frasier and Niles, has died. Mahoney was 77.

The actor died Sunday in Chicago after a brief hospitalization, Paul Martino, his manager for more than 30 years, said Monday. The cause of death was not immediately provided.

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Carolyn B. Harrington

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

Carolyn Beckenbaugh Harrington, 87, of Brunswick, passed away unexpectedly on January 24th. Her family was by her side.

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Trump’s bipartisan State of the Union message already long gone

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09
BY JILL COLVIN The Associated Press

WASHINGTON

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Sudoku

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Crossword

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Cryptoquote

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Dear Abby

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

DEAR ABBY: My wife gave birth to our twin girls almost a year ago, and for the most part, things have been great. They are happy and healthy, but I’m not sure how happy my wife is. I’m afraid she may be suffering from postpartum depression, but she won’t see anyone about it.

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Today’s Highlight in History

Times Record - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 11:09

Today is Tuesday, Feb. 6, the 37th day of 2018. There are 328 days left in the year.

On Feb. 6, 1778, during the American Revolutionary War, the United States won official recognition and military support from France with the signing of a Treaty of Alliance in Paris.

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