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Mainer accused of sending threatening e-mail

BRUNSWICK, Maine — A Brunswick man was arrested early Thursday in connection with a racially charged e-mail sent to Gov. John Baldacci and at least one other member of the Maine delegation to the Democratic National Convention in Denver, police said. The threatening e-mail from 38-year-old Manuel Aguilar was sent shortly after Democrat Barack Obama […]

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Grandson inspires Allen’s convention speech

DENVER — U.S. Senate candidate Tom Allen of Maine addressed the Democratic National Convention here Wednesday night and said he is running for the Senate to help build a better country for his first grandchild, Charlie, who was born six months ago.
“What kind of country are we building for him and for your children and grandchildren?” Allen asked the delegates.