By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 14, 2017, at 1:40 p.m.
Coast Guard Cutter Tahoma returned to its homeport in Kittery on Friday after a 49-day patrol in the eastern Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea that resulted in the seizure of cocaine worth an estimated $90 million on the streets.
By Maura Judkis, The Washington Post on Jan. 14, 2017, at 8:30 a.m.
The “landfill can no longer be an option for any food, for any reason,” Thomas McQuillan said.
By Noel Randewich, Reuters on Jan. 13, 2017, at 5:42 p.m.
By Billy House, Bloomberg on Jan. 13, 2017, at 4:26 p.m.
Congressional Republicans completed the first step Friday toward their long-promised repeal of Obamacare and now must find a way to unravel the massive health care law and try to replace it.
By Targeted News Service on Jan. 13, 2017, at 3:11 p.m.
Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week.
By Brian Fung, Washington Post on Jan. 13, 2017, at 12:08 p.m.
Wireless companies are bracing for a torrent of data usage by smartphone-toting visitors who intend on sharing photos and videos of their experience online.
By Erin Jordan, The Gazette on Jan. 13, 2017, at 9:57 a.m.
Father-and-son egg executives have appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court their Iowa conviction for selling adulterated food after eggs from their Iowa farms were linked to a 2010 salmonella outbreak that sickened thousands.
By Stephanie Merry, The Washington Post on Jan. 13, 2017, at 6:48 a.m.
Before Donald Trump became president-elect, inauguration performances weren’t nearly so fraught.
By Barry Svrluga, The Washington Post on Jan. 13, 2017, at 6:46 a.m.
When Tom Brady takes the field Saturday night for the New England Patriots’ first possession against the Houston Texans, his numbers will all be mentioned, because they are remarkable.
By Anna Koper and Andrew Osborn, Reuters on Jan. 13, 2017, at 6:45 a.m.
The largest U.S.military reinforcement of Europe in decades of around 2,700 troops, out of 3,500 planned, arrived as part of operation Atlantic Resolve, aimed at showing Moscow Washington’s commitment to its allies.
By Patricia Zengerle, Reuters on Jan. 13, 2017, at 6:44 a.m.
The end of the “wet foot, dry foot” policy, which allowed any Cuban who reached U.S. soil to stay but returned any picked up at sea, is effective immediately. Cuban officials had sought the change for years.
By David Shepardson and Bernie Woodall, Reuters on Jan. 12, 2017, at 7:09 p.m.
The federal Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday accused Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV of illegally using hidden software to allow excess diesel emissions to go undetected, the result of a probe that stemmed from regulators’ investigation of rival Volkswagen AG.
By Alex Dobuzinskis, Reuters on Jan. 12, 2017, at 4:27 p.m.
The San Diego Chargers said on Thursday they are moving to Los Angeles beginning this upcoming NFL season, ending sometimes tense negotiations for a new stadium in the city where the sports franchise has played for more than five decades.
By Danielle Paquette, The Washington Post on Jan. 12, 2017, at 1:16 p.m.
After the co-owner of retailer L.L. Bean expressed support for President-elect Donald Trump, the future leader of the United States urged his 19.6 million Twitter followers to buy the company’s goods.
Maine native Lois Dickson Rice, education advocate and mother of National Security Advisor Susan Rice, dies
By Harrison Smith, The Washington Post on Jan. 12, 2017, at 10:33 a.m.
The corporate executive and education policy expert earned the moniker “mother of the Pell Grant.”
on Jan. 12, 2017, at 10:27 a.m.
By Washington Post on Jan. 12, 2017, at 7:07 a.m.
The Senate voted 51 to 48 early Thursday to approve a budget resolution instructing House and Senate committees to begin work on legislation to repeal major portions of the Affordable Care Act.
By Steve Collins, Sun Journal on Jan. 12, 2017, at 7:02 a.m.
Despite her push to delay efforts to repeal of the Affordable Care Act, U.S. Sen. Susan Collins joined her Republican colleagues early Thursday to adopt a budget plan that would end the program and remove the threat of a filibuster by opponents of the move.
on Jan. 12, 2017, at 6:30 a.m.
We chronicled one child’s yearning to be understood.
By David Shepardson, Reuters on Jan. 11, 2017, at 7:37 p.m.