By Luciana Lopez and Ginger Gibson, Reuters on Nov. 13, 2016, at 1:06 p.m.
A memo drafted by Clinton’s team looked at the changing opinion polls leading up to the election and concluded that the Comey’s announcement to reopen an earlier investigation into her use of a private email server proved to be a turning point.
By J.W. Oliver on Nov. 13, 2016, at 9:26 a.m.
“My guess is somebody was really wanting to make a statement about moving forward, finding a way beyond the hate and the attacks,” Sen. Chris Johnson, D-Somerville, said.
By Donna Buttarazzi, York County Coast Star on Nov. 11, 2016, at 11:05 a.m.
Customers of the Kennebunk, Kennebunkport, Wells Water District voted Tuesday to stop adding fluoride to the public water supply.
By Jackie Farwell on Nov. 11, 2016, at 7:36 a.m.
Much debate on Maine’s Question 3 — expanding firearm background checks — centered on how to keep firearms from people who wish to harm others. Yet the issue has another, less discussed side: people who want to harm themselves.
By Steve Holland and Jeff Mason, Reuters on Nov. 10, 2016, at 6:23 p.m.
President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump met on Thursday for the first time, setting aside the deep rancor that dominated the long campaign season to discuss the transition to the Republican’s inauguration on Jan. 20.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 10, 2016, at 4:21 p.m.
Donald Trump’s stunning ascension to the presidency has local Unitarian Universalist church members praying that he won’t curtail the social and legal acceptance that gay and transgendered citizens say they have earned through decades of perseverance.
Bangor Daily News on Nov. 10, 2016, at 7:51 a.m.
Before the results came in, the BDN talked with voters at polling stations across Maine to get their reactions to the state of the election.
By The Washington Post on Nov. 09, 2016, at 7:03 p.m.
“We have to get together. To all Republicans, Democrats and independents across the nation, I say it is time for us to come together as one united people.”
By The Sports Xchange on Nov. 09, 2016, at 4:37 p.m.
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick addressed the letter he wrote to President-elect Donald Trump ahead of Tuesday’s election, saying it was “not politically motivated.”
By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 09, 2016, at 10:55 a.m.
Republicans appear to have gain seats in the House of Representatives, but that picture was not yet clear Wednesday morning.
By Sharon Bernstein, Reuters on Nov. 09, 2016, at 8:22 a.m.
Rather than witness the shattering of the ultimate glass ceiling, women across America watched an historic breakthrough slip away as Clinton failed to become the first woman elected president of the United States.
By Ginger Gibson and Grant Smith, Reuters on Nov. 09, 2016, at 7:12 a.m.
Donald Trump pulled off one of the biggest upsets in American political history when he toppled Hillary Clinton in the U.S. presidential election on Tuesday — and he did it using far less cash than his rival.
By Michael Shepherd on Nov. 09, 2016, at 3:10 a.m.
The campaign was always up against elements of Maine’s culture.
Maine will join Massachusetts in legalizing the recreational use of marijuana, becoming one of two first eastern states in the country to open its doors to the multimillion-dollar industry.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Nov. 09, 2016, at 1:37 a.m.
An incumbent and two former members won City Council seats in unofficial election results released early Wednesday.
By Christopher Cousins on Nov. 09, 2016, at 1:10 a.m.
Donald Trump is in line to snare one of the state’s four Electoral College votes, splitting Maine’s apportionment for the first time in history and fueling his push toward an upset victory.
By Michael Shepherd on Nov. 09, 2016, at 12:44 a.m.
Cementing his place in Maine’s political upper echelon, U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin won his first re-election in the 2nd Congressional District on Tuesday over Democrat Emily Cain.
By Jake Bleiberg on Nov. 08, 2016, at 10:20 p.m.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree scored an easy re-election in Maine’s 1st Congressional District, after opening a wide lead over Republican challenger Mark Holbrook in early returns, according to unofficial results.
By Fred Barbash, Washington Post on Nov. 08, 2016, at 8:06 a.m.
Mitt Romney, the GOP’s 2012 presidential nominee, got a single write-in vote in the country’s “First in the Nation” balloting.
By Derek Willis, ProPublica on Nov. 08, 2016, at 7:26 a.m.
Researchers who study the issue broadly place long lines in two categories: a sign of problems at polling places or a sign of voter enthusiasm. Both can apply.