Morse High School’s Julia Cliffe put her hands over her eyes, shocked that she had just sent a shot from close range at an empty net over the crossbar, her first career varsity goal right at her feet with 2:40 remaining in the first half.
Jameis Winston threw for 332 and three touchdowns without an interception, and Nick Folk kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 25-23 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday.
The ball was right there, thrown perfectly by Lisbon quarterback Lucas Francis to wide receiver Henry Doyle. But, the first-quarter heave slipped through the first-year football player’s hands, keeping the Class D South high school football game against Dirigo at Thompson Field scoreless in the opening quarter.
Catalonia’s government was holding a closed-door Cabinet meeting today to discuss the next steps in its plan to declare independence from Spain following a disputed referendum marred by violence. Regional officials say the poll, which Spain insists was illegal and invalid, shows that the majority who voted favor secession.
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia
Two women accused of smearing a banned nerve agent on the face of the estranged half brother of North Korea’s leader pleaded not guilty as their trial began today in the Feb. 13 assassination at a crowded Malaysian airport terminal.
The Supreme Court is starting its new year, with Justice Neil Gorsuch on board for his first full term.
The nine justices are taking up several high-profile, difficult cases. This follows a term in which they were mostly shorthanded after Justice Antonin Scalia’s death, and avoided controversial issues.
PORTLAND (AP) — Motorists who park their vehicles on city streets in Portland know that parking enforcement officers can be brutally efficient in ticketing truants.
WISCASSET — Albert Bill Bailey, 78, passed away at Maine Medical Center on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Bill was born in Damariscotta on July 28, 1939, a son of the late Albert and Bernice (Lewis) Bailey.
OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine (AP) — Thousands of people lined a beach in Maine to watch 15 small planes land on the sand — a stunt modeled after aviator Charles Lindbergh's surprise landing in Old Orchard Beach in 1927.
Richard (Dick) Harold Haggett, 78, of Port St. Lucie, FL died of congestive heart failure Monday, September 25, 2017 with his family by his side, at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, Maine.
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