Boston Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel was on the mound with runners on second and third — twice.
At the rate he strikes out batters, it didn’t matter.
South Portland’s boys’ lacrosse team has quickly come of age and in a wild and wacky 2018 season, where Class A South appears to be open for the taking, the Red Riots just might be earmarked for something special.
Terry Rozier and Eric Bledsoe spent seven games trash-talking through the media and pretending not to know each other’s names.
When it was over, they gave each other a quick hug — and a smile.
After opening its season with a 6-5 loss to rival Morse on Monday, the past week has been tough for the Mt. Ararat High School softball team.
The rainy weather made it impossible for the young Eagles to get outside, and Friday’s home matchup with Bangor didn’t make it through two innings before more of the wet stuff forced a stoppage.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea will remove propaganda-broadcasting loudspeakers from the border with North Korea this week, officials said today, as the rivals move to follow through with their leaders’ summit declaration that produced reconciliation steps without a breakthrough in the nuclear standoff.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Get ready for a little bit more pain at the pump this summer.
Crude oil prices are at the highest level in more than three years and expected to climb higher, pushing up gasoline prices along the way.
BERLIN (AP) — Diplomats and environmentalists are gathering in Bonn, Germany, to keep working on the rules governing the Paris climate accord.
The talks starting today are part of preparations for December’s global climate summit in Katowice, Poland, when the so-called Paris rulebook must be formally approved.
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said today that a resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict remains a priority for the Trump administration, despite its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and its planned move of the U.S. Embassy to the holy city over Palestinian protests.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A coordinated double suicide bombing by the Islamic State group hit central Kabul this morning, killing at least 25 people, including eight journalists, officials said. An AFP photographer and a cameraman for a local TV station were among the fatalities, the police said.
BEIRUT (AP) — A missile attack targeting government outposts in Syria’s northern region killed 26 pro-government fighters, mostly Iranians, a Syria war monitoring group said today.
Iranian media gave conflicting reports about the overnight incident amid speculation it was carried out by neighboring Israel.
[img_assist|nid=1215423|title=|desc= BRITAIN’S HOME SECRETARY AMBER RUDD looks at the media as she arrives for a Cabinet meeting at 10 Downing Street, in London in this Sept. 21, 2017 file photo. Britain’s interior minister resigned Sunday amid a scandal over authorities’ mistreatment of long-term U.K.
The reviews are in: President Donald Trump gave a thumbs-down Sunday to the comedian who roasted his chief spokeswoman at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, offending present and past members of his administration, including one who walked out in protest.
Dr. Ronny Jackson, a Navy rear admiral who abandoned his nomination to be secretary of Veterans Affairs amid numerous allegations, will not return to the job of President Donald Trump’s personal physician but will remain on the White House medical staff, Politico reported Sunday.
BRUNSWICK — Angela D. Vittum, age 46, of Maine Street, died on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at her residence. She was born on October 8, 1971, in Portland, the daughter of Ross and Donor Dorr Moulton.
She graduated from Windham High School and lived and worked most of her adult life in Portland, ME. She recently moved to Brunswick.
Sally Ann White, 73, of Lisbon, was granted her angel wings on Thursday, March 8, 2018, after a long battle with Cancer. Her final days were spent surrounded by her loving family.
Sally was born in Elizabethtown, New York, on January 24, 1944, daughter of the late Walter and Helen Barton, also of Elizabethtown.
Sally is predeceased by her brother Donald W Barton.
NORTH PORT, FL — Lavada Louise Albright Caton passed away peacefully in her home on April 9, 2018.