Two black men arrested for sitting at a Philadelphia Starbucks without ordering anything settled with the world’s biggest coffee-shop chain Wednesday for an undisclosed sum and an offer of a free college education.
NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A fiery explosion rocked a Connecticut town while police were negotiating with a man who had taken his wife hostage, leaving up to eight officers injured, officials said.
The officers suffered nonlife threatening injuries in the blast at a barn behind the couple’s North Haven home Wednesday night.
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of north and western India overnight, causing house collapses, toppling trees and leaving at least 91 people dead and more than 160 injured, officials said today.
BEIJING (AP) — A high powered U.S. delegation arrived in Beijing today for talks with Chinese officials on defusing tensions that are propelling the world’s two largest economies toward a trade war.
President Donald Trump said today reimbursement to his personal lawyer for hush money paid to porn actress Stormy Daniels was done through a monthly retainer and “had nothing to do with the campaign.”
President Donald Trump hired a veteran attorney who represented Bill Clinton during his impeachment process as the White House shifted to a more aggressive approach to a special counsel investigation that has reached a critical stage.
Tourists gasp for breath as they climb for two hours to a peak in the Peruvian Andes that stands 16,404 feet above sea level. They’re dead tired, but stunned by the magical beauty unfurled before them.
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An aging C-130 Hercules that rescued and resupplied U.S. citizens after last year’s hurricanes crashed onto a highway in Georgia during what was supposed to be its final flight, killing all nine Puerto Ricans on board.
Robert Segar Johnson, 92, of Brunswick, formerly of Wayland, MA, died peacefully at home on April 27, 2018, seventeen years after the death of his beloved wife, Graceanne Graves Johnson.
DEAR ABBY: I need advice badly. A close family member has been living with a woman who sexually assaults people by grabbing their genitalia, kissing them forcibly on the mouth and touching their buttocks. She’s completely without boundaries.
Fresno State’s refusal to fire professor Randa Jarrar is proof that our first amendment protections are important and necessary for a free society.
Brunswick’s own and Maine’s Independent senator, Angus King is up for reelection. Near six years have passed since he was voted to represent his state in the upper house of the U.S. Congress. Unlike Maine’s senior Sen.
In 1515, Pope Leo X promulgated the bull “Inter sollicitudines” allowing the Catholic Church to review and censor books.
In 1791, the Commonwealth of Poland-Lithuania adopted a constitution.
In 1810, English poet Lord Byron, inspired by the Greek myth of Hero and Leander, swam across the Hellespont, a strait in present-day Turkey.
The Legislature on Wednesday overturned a veto by Gov. Paul LePage that would have again stalled the legal sale of recreational marijuana, moving Maine a major step closer to launching a legal retail market for the drug.