Electronic cigarettes could be a boon to public health or a major liability, depending on whether they help Americans quit smoking or encourage more young people to try traditional cigarettes, a new report concludes.
BATH — The Bath Middle School girls seventh grade basketball team recently split a pair of games to run its record to 3-3.
Trailing 23-6 after one quarter to Yarmouth, the Destroyers battled back but fell short, 38-32.
TURNER — The Morse High School boys basketball team recently took down the Leavitt Hornets in Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference action recently.
Morse jumped out to a 15- 12 lead after a quarter and took a 26-20 lead into the locker room. A 20-14 third quarter extended its lead to 46-34 through three quarters.
BATH — Cony erased a nine-point halftime deficit to edge Morse, 50-48 in girls high school jayvee basketball action recently.
Morse jumped out to a 15-5 lead after one quarter and held a two-point advantage after three before the Rams slipped past them.
AUBURN — The Brunswick High School girls’ junior varsity Orange team held Edward Little to five points in the first half as the Dragons defeated the Red Eddies, 52-18 on Tuesday.
Brunswick led 9-2 at the end of the first quarter and 24-5 at the half as they held EL to only two made field goals.
STANDISH — Saint Joseph’s College improved to 21-1 with a rout of Suffolk University, 73-45 in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women’s basketball contest at the Harold Alfond Center on Tuesday night.
Jordan Greenway didn’t have much time to think about being a pioneer.
[img_assist|nid=1200775|title=|desc= UNITED STATES Olympic Winter Games luge hopeful Erin Hamlin poses for a portrait at the 2017 Team USA Media Summit in Park City, Utah. Hamlin will carry the U.S. flag into Friday night's opening ceremony at the Pyeongchang Olympics. The four-time Olympic luger was chosen by fellow Team USA Olympians for the honor.
The Boston Bruins have been winning every conceivable way recently. Against the sagging New York Rangers, they used stellar goaltending early and six straight goals to do the job.
Riley Nash and Zdeno Chara scored first-period goals and Patrice Bergeron added two in the second to help the surging Bruins swamp the Rangers 6-1 on Wednesday night.
Josh McDaniels sent ripples throughout the NFL with his decision to pull out of an agreement to become the Indianapolis Colts’ head coach.
GANGNEUNG, South Korea
Robb Stauber can’t miss seeing the Olympic rings painted at center ice — even on the practice rink. The former goalie is doing his best to ignore all the reminders that he is making his head coaching debut on the world’s biggest stage for women’s hockey.
When Brunswick’s Sam Cenescar prepares to lift off during a high jump event, the sophomore visually pictures himself getting the height to clear the bar.
That mental preparation has been working for Cenescar this indoor track season as he prepares for the upcoming conference and state meets in the coming weeks.
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
NAYAPARA REFUGEE CAMP, Bangladesh (AP) — Abdul Goni says the Myanmar government was starving his family one stage at a time.