[img_assist|nid=1183523|title=|desc= THIS COMBINATION OF PHOTOS shows, top row from left, Hillary Clinton, the logo of the defense contractor Lockheed Martin, and former Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky; middle row from left, tanks at a military parade in Kiev, Ukraine, former U.S.
[img_assist|nid=1183521|title=|desc= THEN-REP. MARY BONO, R-Calif., listens at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington in 2011. One current and three former female members of Congress tell The Associated Press they have been sexually harassed or subjected to hostile sexual comments by their male colleagues while serving in the House.
PORTLAND (AP) — A New York man has pleaded guilty to introducing misbranded animal drugs into interstate commerce.
Prosecutors say 55-year-old Alain Lamontagne, of Middletown, New York, pleaded guilty on Wednesday in federal court. Court documents say he operated a business in New York that sold dietary supplements, intravenous drugs and other supplies for horses.
BOSTON (AP) — The Anti-Defamation League says anti-Semitic incidents have increased in New England.
The New York civil rights group that’s focused on anti- Jewish attacks said in a report Thursday there have been 132 incidents recorded in the region from Jan. 1 through Sept. 30.
Environmentalists sued the administration of President Donald Trump on Thursday seeking to pry loose details of plans to shrink national monuments and marine areas and open them to more resource development.
The official unemployment statistics for Maine have been released and show that fewer people were out of work here in September than in August.
A two-alarm fire at Stenton Trust Mill on River Street was quickly extinguished on Thursday by firefighters using ladder trucks to climb inside and attack the blaze.
PORTLAND (AP) — Money is continuing to pour into the campaign for a casino in southern Maine in the final days leading up to the election.
This week’s storm knocked out power throughout Maine and struck the Midcoast the hardest. Many residents have plugged in their generators for electricity and are firing up chain saws to clear debris.
Is there a better way for outdoor enthusiasts to spend four days than mountain hiking on a range of magnificent summits, sea kayaking along perhaps the most spectacular section of the Maine coast and biking a network of scenic, off-road trails that weave through mountains and around secluded ponds on an island paradise?
Election Day is Tuesday. The Times Record asked candidates in contested local races to tell us, in 500 words or less, the issues they would address if elected, and how. Here are their responses.
TOWN COUNCIL AT LARGE
Previous elected experience: Councilor At Large for the last three years
After years of public controversy and debate, work is finally set to begin on a massive memorial to President Dwight Eisenhower.
The armed robbery suspect hiding out in a camper in rural Michigan heard state troopers closing in, so he dashed into a field and crouched among the 6-foot-tall cornstalks. What he didn’t know was that police had eyes on him from above.
On a whim, I ran a couple loads of laundry, filled the bathtub and topped my largest kettle with even more water Sunday night just before going to bed. The following morning, like roughly 400,000 other Mainers, I awoke to the rush of wind and complete darkness.
“Youth coming together in Christ is amazing.”
That is how Jacob Guillemette, age 16, from St. Thérèse of Lisieux Parish in Sanford describes what it’s like attending the annual Journey retreat.
TOPSHAM — The Saint Andrews Society, in conjunction with Mid Coast Presbyterian Church of Topsham will hold a Kirkin’ O’ the Tartan on Sunday, Nov. 12. The church is located at 84 Maine St. in Topsham. The service will commence at 10:05 a.m. It celebrates Scotland and will highlight Scottish heritage. Rev. J.
HARPSWELL — Russell Warren Packett, 57, passed away surrounded by his loving family at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, Maine, on Tuesday, October 31, 2017. Born to Manuel and Bernice (Dutra) Packett at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis, Massachusetts, on May 27, 1960, Russell arrived with an infectious passion for life.