Alabama and Clemson are back on top of the College Football Playoff rankings, the ninth time over the last three seasons that the Crimson Tide and Tigers have held the first two spots in some order.
Paced by sophomore Chandler Vincent, the University of Southern Maine men’s cross country team posted its first top-10 finish since 2009 at the season-ending NCAA Division III New England Regional Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships this past Saturday.
Sidney Crosby ended a long goal drought and assisted on Conor Sheary’s winner 16 seconds into overtime as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-4 on Tuesday night.
Martellus Bennett didn’t think he’d play football again this season after his unexpected and contentious exit from the Green Bay Packers last week.
[img_assist|nid=1185675|title=|desc= ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS manager Torey Lovullo works in the dugou on July 20, 2017 against the Cincinnati Reds in Cincinnati. Lovullo won the National League Manager of the Year Award on Tuesday. In his first full season as a big league skipper, Arizona reached the playoffs a year after going 69- 93.
Kyrie Irving really dislikes having to play in a mask.
Nearly two-thirds of Australians supported gay marriage in a postal survey that ensures Parliament will consider legalizing same-sex weddings this year, although the form any law would take and its allowances for religious objections sparked immediate debate.
Zimbabwe’s army said Wednesday it has President Robert Mugabe and his wife in custody and was securing government offices and patrolling the capital’s streets following a night of unrest that included a military takeover of the state broadcaster.
Jeanette G. York, age 97, passed away at her home on Orr’s Island on Nov. 7, 2017. Harpswell lost but Heaven gained a sweet, loving, kind and courageous soul who had a special warm friendship with many lives she touched.
TOPSHAM — Donald George Erlandson, 75, passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2017.
He was born in Middletown, CT on June 1, 1942, a son of Elmer Erlandson and Bernice Scovill.
He was the owner and operator of Top- Me Products in Topsham, ME.
Lynne Curtis Caswell of Topsham passed away at home on Monday, November 6, 2017, after a long illness. She was 69.
DEAR ABBY: You have mentioned in the past that you have a booklet on writing letters, including thank-you notes. Where do I send for it?
BRUNSWICK — Ann Sternberger Lampert passed away on Saturday, November 11, 2017, at Mid Coast Hospital. She was born on January 4, 1925, in Newark, New Jersey, to Katharine Martin Sternberger and Robert Oscar Sternberger.
Her family moved to Saint Anne d’buepre, Quebec, when she was 18 months old and they returned to the U.S. when Ann was 8.
I took a typewriter and trepidation about making new friends to college. “Go to a fraternity party!” my mother advised, excited to recall the formal events of her youth. Sipping an oddly-flavored drink, I tried to reconcile the packed, drunken scene with my well-bred mother. Squeezing back out with my dorm friends, I paused when someone’s beer splashed down my blouse.