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TV radio sports schedule for Dec. 6, 2016

on Dec. 06, 2016, at 6:07 a.m.
Houston Rockets guard James Harden (center) is called for a flagrant foul on Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart (right) during the fourth quarter at Toyota Center in Houston on Monday night.

Rockets’ Harden goes 18 of 18 from line in win over Celtics

By The Sports Xchange on Dec. 05, 2016, at 11:12 p.m.
Boston Bruins right wing David Backes (left) high fives center Ryan Spooner after scoring a goal during the third period against the Florida Panthers at TD Garden in Boston on Monday night.

Bruins beat Panthers on Pastrnak’s OT goal

By The Sports Xchange on Dec. 05, 2016, at 10:31 p.m.
A male yearling moose walks along the shore of a pond in the Moosehead Lake Region in this June 2016 file photo.

Moosehead Brewery tells NH beer maker Mooselick Brewing to change name

By Isaac Stein, The Keene Sentinel on Dec. 05, 2016, at 6:04 p.m.
Moosehead Brewery has several registered U.S. trademarks, including the word “moose” in alcoholic beverages and any moose image pertaining to the alcoholic beverage industry.

Aetna starts bid to salvage Humana deal in antitrust trial

By Andrew Harris and David McLaughlin, Bloomberg on Dec. 05, 2016, at 5:57 p.m.
Aetna Inc.’s proposal to salvage its $37 billion takeover of Humana Inc. by selling assets to a smaller company isn’t convincing the Justice Department, which told a federal judge that the remedy poses risks for seniors who depend on Medicare.
Waldoboro Town Manager Linda-Jean Briggs speaks during a meeting of the Waldoboro Board of Selectmen on April 26. Briggs will resign effective Jan. 20, 2017.

Waldoboro town manager to resign

By Alexander Violo, Lincoln County News on Dec. 05, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.

Soccer, volleyball all-star teams

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 4:37 p.m.

McDonald’s revamps $4 billion McCafe brand to challenge Starbucks

By Leslie Patton, Bloomberg on Dec. 05, 2016, at 3:59 p.m.
McDonald’s Corp., losing ground in its battle for the nation’s coffee drinkers, is planning to shake up its McCafe brand — part of a bid to challenge Starbucks Corp. and Dunkin’ Donuts.

Hudson Museum hosts Maine Indian Basketmakers Holiday Market on Dec. 10

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 2 p.m.

Everything I know about Facebook, I learned by mistake.

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 1:57 p.m.

Shopping — and security for your purse

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 1:55 p.m.

Rotary Club of Bangor’s 24th annual Festival of Lights parade, other downtown events

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 1:49 p.m.

Seniors: Practice safety at home

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 1:45 p.m.

Magnet maker wins court ruling despite injuries to children

By Russ Van Arsdale, executive director Northeast CONTACT on Dec. 05, 2016, at 1:45 p.m.
There were reports of injury to some children who swallowed the powerful neodymium (rare earth) magnet balls.

Night encounter

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 1:44 p.m.

Trump’s victory a sign of the dawning ‘Age of Resentment’

By Richard Ogle on Dec. 05, 2016, at 1:18 p.m.
Alone among all the candidates, Trump grasped the bitter resentment that political privileging of minorities would produce.

Apologizing to sainted mother for many transgressions

By Emmet Meara on Dec. 05, 2016, at 1:14 p.m.
There were numerous transgressions, including way too many fires.
Navy Seaman Brianna Grindle

Orrington native named NHCC Blue Jacket of the Year

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 12:52 p.m.

UMaine women’s track and field results

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 10:40 a.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016: Take back marijuana legalization, monument positive for Katahdin region, Trump must get real on climate change

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 9:54 a.m.