[img_assist|nid=1175105|title=|desc= A WALL STREET JOURNAL REPORT says that hackers broke into Equifax’s computer systems in March 2017, giving them time to probe vulnerabilities and eventually gain access to the data of 143 million Americans. The Journal cited a report from security firm FireEye sent to some Equifax customers, including financial firms.
[img_assist|nid=1175100|title=|desc= RACE DIRECTOR SAWYER BOULETTE, standing on curb at left, cheers on Bath Rotarian George Dole as he approaches the finish line during the second annual Bath Rotary 4-Way 5K in 2015. George is wearing the same running shorts he wore in the 1954 race in which Roger Bannister broke the 4 minute mile.
George T. Files Post 20, Brunswick American Legion Has been very busy these past few days. 9/11 Remembrance Day was a huge success, many thanks to all who participated. Brigadier Gen. Gerard Bolduc, Commander and Chief of Staff, Maine National Guard, along with Matt Jabaut, Vice-Commander American Legion Department of Maine, honored seven Marines and their families with Blue Star Banners.
On September 22, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln issued the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation, declaring all slaves in rebel states should be free as of January 1, 1863.
In 1776, during the Revolutionary War, Capt. Nathan Hale, 21, was hanged as a spy by the British in New York.
In 1792, the French First Republic was proclaimed.
Uber’s license to operate in London won’t be renewed because its practices endanger public safety and security, the local regulator said Friday, in a blow to a company already facing big questions over its corporate culture.
Cycling is one of my favorite activities and a primary source of aerobic exercise. The older I get the more I enjoy it. A runner for almost forty years, a knee replacement compelled me to quit. The knee guy said that if I kept running, I’d soon be back for another one.
After watching Jack Nicklaus win the 1965 Masters, the legendary golfer Robert Jones said, “Nicklaus played a game with which I’m not familiar.” As a guy who’s made a living by writing, I sometimes experience a writer whose extraordinary talent brings Robert Jones’ observation to mind.
Have you seen a recent Budweiser commercial in which Eberhard Anheuser meets Augustus Busch and they start a beer company in St. Louis? In fact, Busch was Anheuser’s son-in-law and would eventually take over Anheuser’s brewery.
[img_assist|nid=1175088|title=|desc= ROHINGYA MUSLIMS, who crossed over from Myanmar into Bangladesh, wait to receive handouts near Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh, Thursday. With Rohingya refugees still flooding across the border from Myanmar, those packed into camps and makeshift settlements in Bangladesh are desperate for scant basic resources and fights erupt over food and water.
[img_assist|nid=1175086|title=|desc= JIMMY KIMMEL appears at the 32nd Annual Paleyfest in Los Angeles in 2015, left, and Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., in New Orleans in 2015, are seen in this combination photo. Kimmel said on Sept. 19 that Republican Sen.
Survivors are still being pulled from rubble in Mexico City as rescue operations stretch into a fourth day Friday, spurring hope among desperate relatives gathered at the sites of buildings collapsed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico
The eye of Hurricane Maria was nearing the Turks and Caicos early Friday as Puerto Rico sought to recover from the storm’s devastation.
Some court records in the case of a Maine man charged with fatally beating his mother, grandparents and their caretaker in a Massachusetts home can be made public, a judge ruled Wednesday.
Judge Margaret Guzman impounded the records after Orion Krause, of Rockport, Maine, was arraigned Sept. 11 in the slayings in Groton three days earlier.
WESTBROOK (AP) — Thirty cats and dogs evacuated from the U.S. Virgin Islands have arrived in Maine for medical care and eventually will be up for adoption by residents.
Coastal Enterprises, Inc. has been awarded $916,000 from the U.S. Treasury Department as part of its FY2017 Community Development Financial Institutions Program Program.
BRUNSWICK — On Wednesday Nov. 1, Midcoast Lyme Disease Support & Education will be hosting an Igenex Q&A Night from 6-8 p.m. at Mid Coast Hospital with Bob Giguere and Doug Priest from Igenex Inc.