By Sebastian Mallaby, Washington Post on Sept. 19, 2016, at 10:33 a.m.
If Americans can’t fix all their problems, can they at least rediscover their old talent for living cheerfully with them?
By Jenna Johnson, Washington Post on Sept. 18, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
Donald Trump has yet to take questions from reporters about why he finally decided Friday that President Barack Obama was, in fact, born in the United States, forcing some of his top surrogates to answer for him during Sunday morning news shows.
By Reuters on Sept. 17, 2016, at 7:43 a.m.
Libertarian Party presidential candidate Gary Johnson and Green Party hopeful Jill Stein have failed to qualify for the first planned presidential debate on Sept. 26, the Commission on Presidential Debates said on Friday.
By Steve Holland and Emily Stephenson, Reuters on Sept. 17, 2016, at 7:38 a.m.
“Hillary Clinton and her campaign of 2008 started the birther controversy. I finished it,” Donald Trump said.
By Jake Bleiberg on Sept. 15, 2016, at 1:34 p.m.
The Maine Chiefs of Police Association on Thursday endorsed voting in favor of a ballot question that would tighten state gun control laws at an event organized by a group advocating for the initiative.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 14, 2016, at 1:49 p.m.
“It’s a race to the bottom right now between the Democrats and Republicans.”
By Mike Marshall on Sept. 13, 2016, at 10:04 a.m.
OpEd: We do not need a new, costly and ineffective law imposed on Maine’s law-abiding citizens who may want to give away, trade, loan, bequeath or sell their legal firearms.
By Steve Holland and Alana Wise, Reuters on Sept. 12, 2016, at 10:46 a.m.
The Clinton campaign disclosed Sunday that the 68-year-old Democratic presidential nominee had in fact been diagnosed with pneumonia Friday after she complained of allergies and was seen coughing repeatedly in recent days.
By Amanda Becker, Reuters on Sept. 11, 2016, at 7:18 p.m.
Clinton was diagnosed on Friday, but her condition only came to light several hours after a video on social media appeared to show her swaying and her knees buckling before she is helped into a motorcade as she left the memorial early Sunday.
By Steve Mistler, Maine Public Broadcasting Network on Sept. 10, 2016, at 1:16 p.m.
The Maine Chiefs of Police Association has formally announced its opposition to Question 1 on the November ballot, which would legalize the recreational use of marijuana, pointing to the problems experienced in another state.
BDN staff and wire reports on Sept. 07, 2016, at 3:41 p.m.
Former Maine U.S. Sen. William Cohen, a Republican who served as secretary of defense, said he’ll likely vote for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in November.
By Steven T. Dennis, Bloomberg News on Sept. 06, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
Democrats have a better-than-even chance of winning control of the U.S. Senate in November, thanks in part to a backlash against Donald Trump, but it won’t be as easy as they hoped.
By Dan Lamothe, The Washington Post on Sept. 06, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
A new list of retired senior military officers who endorse Donald Trump for president includes a three-star general who was reprimanded by the Army for disclosing classified information in a 2008 memoir about his career in special operations.
By Jose A. DelReal, The Washington Post on Sept. 04, 2016, at 3:36 p.m.
Several of Donald Trump’s top campaign advisers and allies on Sunday struggled to explain the GOP presidential nominee’s stance on mass deportation — insisting that he will prioritize undocumented criminals for deportation, but falling short on other details and playing down the scale of his deportation priorities by millions of people.
By Ben Brody, Bloomberg News on Aug. 31, 2016, at 5:09 p.m.
An email that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton sent almost four months after she left the State Department was partially redacted before being publicly released, raising questions about whether she conveyed classified information as a private citizen.
By Christine Murray, Ana Isabel Martinez and Dave Graham, Reuters on Aug. 31, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
Mexican opposition politicians attacked Pena Nieto for hosting Trump.
on Aug. 30, 2016, at 12:41 p.m.
SANGERVILLE, Maine — The Piscataquis County Democratic Committee is hosting a traditional election year supper at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at East Sangerville Grange, East Sangerville Road. The menu will include homemade baked beans,ham, coleslaw, rolls and pies. The program includes a time to posthumously honor two “Grand Ole …
By Dustin Volz and Jim Finkle, Reuters on Aug. 30, 2016, at 7:25 a.m.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has found breaches in Illinois’ and Arizona’s voter registration databases and is urging states to increase computer security ahead of the Nov. 8 presidential election, according to a U.S. official familiar with the probe.
By Katie Zezima, Washington Post on Aug. 29, 2016, at 3:38 p.m.
“You can’t pick and choose who comes to your state,” said Cole Varga, executive director of Exodus Refugee Immigration.
By Amanda Becker, Reuters on Aug. 29, 2016, at 12:02 p.m.
A top aide to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Monday that she was separating from her husband, a former U.S. congressman who resigned after a sex scandal.