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A U.S. appeals court on Tuesday threw out a federal regulation that implements key subsidies that are vital to President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.

Federal courts disagree over Obamacare, creating uncertainty about Mainers’ health insurance subsidies

1 min ago Tens of thousands of Mainers could pay much more for health insurance if a legal blow dealt Tuesday to Obamacare by a federal appeals court …

Thorndike farmers bring traditional cheeses from the hills of Turkey to the fields of Maine

12 mins ago Growing up on the southern coast of Turkey, Aktan Askin’s favorite summer dish was halloumi, a firm, protein-rich cheese made from sheep and goat’s milk, …
The Maine State Lottery announced that the winning ticket had been sold at the Big Apple convenience store on South Main Street in Brewer.

Trio of co-workers claim $3.1 million ‘Megabucks’ jackpot after winning ticket sold at Brewer store

BREWER, Maine — Three men came forward to claim the $3.1 million “Megabucks” jackpot after they purchased the winning ticket at a local convenience store …

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Ellsworth residents: Neighborhood ‘terrorized’ by backyard fireworks displays

2 hours ago ELLSWORTH, Maine — A group of area residents who say …

National report says economic instability is biggest threat to Maine children’s well-being

1 hour ago BANGOR, Maine — The greatest threat to children’s well-being in …

Brake failure causes three-vehicle crash on Route 1 in Wiscasset

WISCASSET, Maine — The brakes of a Chevrolet Cavalier failed …

Quebec man arrested after allegedly trying to smuggle wife into US near Jackman

BANGOR, Maine — A Quebec man who was arrested last …

Delta, US Airways halt flights to Israel citing instability

1 hour ago U.S. air carriers Delta Air Lines and US Airways, a …


UNH defensive line coach Peter McCarty.

Former Bangor High football star looking forward to first season as defensive line coach at UNH

When former Bangor High School football star and Fitzpatrick Trophy winner Peter McCarty first attended the University of Massachusetts, he majored in criminal justice. Temporarily. …

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