By Yeganeh Torbati and Denis Dyomkin, Reuters on April 13, 2017, at 6:57 a.m.
Any hope in Russia that the Trump administration would herald less confrontational relations has been dashed in the past week after the new U.S. leader fired missiles at Syria to punish Moscow’s ally for its suspected use of poison gas.
By Darren Fishell on April 13, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Stored Solar plans to get a $240 million biorefinery off the ground in East Millinocket with a blend of private money and a federally backed loan for energy projects.
By Christopher Cousins on April 12, 2017, at 12:46 p.m.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine has joined a lawsuit that demands government documents that would describe what President Donald Trump’s administration is doing in regards banning people from certain Muslim countries from traveling to the United States.
By Curtis Tate, McClatchy Washington Bureau on April 12, 2017, at 10:03 a.m.
Lawmakers from rural states almost uniformly want to maintain subsidized air service to smaller airports, which Trump’s budget blueprint proposes to eliminate.
on April 12, 2017, at 7:48 a.m.
The Democratic budget blueprint makes a statement that Maine can’t cut its way to prosperity.
By Nick McCrea on April 12, 2017, at 6 a.m.
Jonathan Fishman, the drummer for Phish and side project Touchpants, has decided to have a go at public office.
By Abigail Curtis on April 12, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Sen. Tom Saviello said that after reviewing state laws already on the books and learning that such harvesting already is largely prohibited, he decided that there is no need for another law.
By Ayesha Rascoe, Reuters on April 11, 2017, at 7:57 p.m.
“You had someone as despicable as Hitler who didn’t even sink to using chemical weapons,” Spicer said.
By Steve Mistler on April 11, 2017, at 5:50 p.m.
The House voted 115-30 on a bill that would comply with the Real ID law, while also allowing Mainers to individually opt out.
By Judy Harrison on April 11, 2017, at 2:03 p.m.
Judge Valerie Stanfill found that Maine law requires that a dog be euthanized after it is declared a dangerous dog and it attacks again.
By Judy Harrison on April 11, 2017, at 1 a.m.
The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry’s animal welfare program on Monday came to the defense of the dog, saying she is now less dangerous.
By Judy Harrison on April 10, 2017, at 7:22 p.m.
Maine’s top prosecutor has urged the head of Homeland Security to stop arresting immigrants in and around Maine courthouses.
First Annual Libby Lecture in Resource Policy: Uncertainty, Learning, and a Framework for the Integration of Science and Policy
By Alan Berry on April 10, 2017, at 6:20 p.m.
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By Robert Barnes and Ashley Parker, The Washington Post on April 10, 2017, at 11:42 a.m.
It is the conclusion of a nearly 14-month process to fill Scalia’s seat.
By Darren Fishell on April 10, 2017, at 11:39 a.m.
The Maine House and Senate will soon vote whether to enact new consumer protections for Maine electricity customers.
By Emma Brown, Washington Post on April 10, 2017, at 7:44 a.m.
She is driven by the faith that children need and deserve alternatives to traditional public schools.
By Christopher Cousins on April 09, 2017, at 7:18 a.m.
Less than two weeks into the job, Robert Hasson Jr. is tasked with promoting big and bold LePage initiatives that would change the face of public education in Maine.
By Travis M. Andrews, Washington Post on April 08, 2017, at 1:24 p.m.
The election of America’s first female mayor began as a cruel joke by men.
By Steve Mistler on April 08, 2017, at 12:40 p.m.
“We have to have rules to keep from having chaos in that we have a lot of people on a very small piece of property.”