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UMaine climate scientist perishes in accident in Antarctica

Gordon Hamilton died after falling 100 feet when the snowmobile he was riding hit a crevasse.
Marijuana-infused sour gummy bear candies (left) are shown next to regular ones at right in a photo illustration near to where they were purchased in Northglenn, Colorado, in this October 2014 file photo.

Legal marijuana’s risks for children aren’t what you might think

Marijuana poisonings among the youngest Maine children are uncommon, but rising.

A Portland man left everything to his family, including his slave

When he died in 1743, he willed a house, a barn, a wharf, land, furniture, livestock and a man named Cambridge to his family.

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