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 2020-10-29 01:02 

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Supreme Court won't expedite latest GOP challenge to Pennsylvania mail-in ballot rules...

The U.S. Supreme Court is leaving in place for now a Pennsylvania state Supreme Court decision that allowed the counting of ballots received up to three days after the election, even if there is no legible postmark....

 2020-10-29 00:55 

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WATCH LIVE: Collins, Gideon take part in final Senate debate before Election Day...

Republican incumbent Sen. Susan Collins and Democratic challenger Sara Gideon take part in the final Senate debate before Election Day....

 2020-10-29 00:42 

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Bloomberg spending $15 million on pro-Biden ads in Ohio, Texas...

The former New York City mayor already planned to spend $100 million to help former Vice President Joe Biden win Florida....

 2020-10-29 00:30 

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Family drives more than 20 hours to be reunited with dog they say was stolen 6 years ago...

After years apart, a Texas family has been reunited with one of their beloved pets....

 2020-10-28 23:36 

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Breonna Taylor's mother requests independent prosecutor to review case...

After no officers were charged in the direct killing of Breonna Taylor during the March raid at her apartment, her mother is continuing efforts to seek justice by calling for an independent prosecutor....

 2020-10-28 23:22 

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MLB says Turner violated protocols when he returned to field...

"While a desire to celebrate is understandable, Turner's decision to leave isolation and enter the field was wrong and put everyone he came in contact with at risk," the league said in a statement....

 2020-10-28 23:21 

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Federal government plans to end road and logging restrictions in largest national forest...

The federal government has announced plans to lift restrictions on building roads and logging in a pristine rainforest in Alaska that provides habitat for wolves, bears and salmon....

 2020-10-28 22:54 

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A chilly night under mostly cloudy skies....

How's the weather looking for your Wednesday evening? Get the latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Chief Meteorologist Roger Griswold....

 2020-10-28 22:45 

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Parents who butt in during remote school are just trying to help — but they're doing the opposite...

Resist the urge to intervene....

 2020-10-28 22:28 

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Commitment 2020 Profiles: Four candidates vying for Maine U.S. Senate seat...

Four candidates are vying for Maine's hotly contested U.S. Senate seat. Learn more about Republican incumbent Sen. Susan Collins, Democrat Sara Gideon, independent Lisa Savage and independent Max Linn....

 2020-10-28 22:27 

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Commitment 2020 candidate profile: Republican incumbent Sen. Susan Collins...

Collins points to her ability to delivery federal dollars, work across aisle as keys to reelection bid...

 2020-10-28 22:13 

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Health officials urge Mainers not to give into COVID-19 fatigue as cases rise...

The rise in COVID-19 cases in Maine and across the country have health officials urging Mainers not to give into coronavirus fatigue....

 2020-10-28 22:11 

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Lawsuit says census takers were pressured to falsify data...

The lawsuit argues the actions were done to end the count early....

 2020-10-28 21:16 

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Anonymous author of President Trump critique is identified...

"It's time for everyone to step out of the shadows," wrote the author, a former Department of Homeland Security chief of staff....

 2020-10-28 21:11 

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Man arrested at Maine Trump rally featuring South Dakota governor...

Bangor police arrested a man who had two weapons at a campaign rally for President Donald Trump featuring South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem, officials said Wednesday....

 2020-10-28 21:09 

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Maine bar owners worried spike in COVID-19 cases could lead to reopening delay...

With the recent spike in the number of COVID-19 cases in Maine, bar owners are wondering if the anticipated Nov. 2 reopening date might be pushed back....

 2020-10-28 20:54 

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Dayton educator named Maine principal of the year...

The principal of Dayton Consolidated School was named the Maine principal of the year on Wednesday....

 2020-10-28 20:45 

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Stock benchmark continues sinking as virus cases surge...

The S&P 500 is continuing losses and could soon have its biggest weekly fall since March....

 2020-10-28 20:23 

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ACLU of Maine expands hours and volunteers for voter protection hotline...

Volunteers say callers are asking for information about early, absentee and ranked choice voting...

 2020-10-28 19:59 

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Election cake — a centuries-old tradition — makes going to the polls tastier...

Election cake was a holdover in New England colonies from British Puritans, according to the New England Historical Society website....

 2020-10-28 19:54 

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More than 4,400 pounds of Trader Joe's fish have been recalled...

More than 350 cases of Trader Joe's brand Gluten Free Battered Halibut have been recalled because the fish were packaged without listing milk or wheat as allergens....

 2020-10-28 19:42 

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Hillary Clinton says she is an Electoral College elector in New York...

Hillary Clinton said Tuesday she is one of the 538 electors in the Electoral College....

 2020-10-28 19:05 

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Maine seeing 'significant, concerning trends' as COVID-19 cases spike across state...

Gov. Janet Mills and Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention Director. Dr. Nirav Shah addressed the recent surge in coronavirus cases in Maine on Wednesday....

 2020-10-28 19:02 

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How the pandemic has changed Americans' spending and saving habits...

Some have cut expenses and increased savings, paid off debt, or donated more to help those in need. Others have spent more on impulse purchases, made big life moves or postponed them....

 2020-10-28 18:59 

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St. Louis couple indicted for waving guns at protesters seek prosecutor's removal...

A grand jury earlier this month indicted Mark McCloskey, 63, and Patricia McCloskey, 61, on charges of unlawful use of a weapon and tampering with evidence....

 2020-10-28 18:46 

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2021 Boston Marathon postponed...

Citing ongoing concerns related to COVID-19, the Boston Athletic Association has decided to postpone the 2021 Boston Marathon....

 2020-10-28 18:35 

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Six inspirational children you won't be able to forget...

Proof you can beat the odds at any age...

 2020-10-28 18:18 

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A 200-pound tortoise named Sparkplug escaped and wound up 30 miles away from his home...

His owner is now fielding offers to adapt his story into a children's book....

 2020-10-28 17:46 

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More than half of US states reported their highest day of coronavirus cases this month...

Though researchers are racing toward a vaccine, health experts have cautioned that the public needs to take the virus seriously in the meantime....

 2020-10-28 17:30 

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Anxiety 2020: Voters worry about safety at the polls...

Millions of Americans are voting despite the worries: More than 67 million people have already voted, with more than 23 million of those in person....

 2020-10-28 16:38 

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White House lists ending COVID-19 pandemic as accomplishment despite cases spiking to record levels...

The White House claim comes as the country reports the largest number of daily cases seen to date....

 2020-10-28 16:26 

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Police: Mother of 5 shot to death inside busy Iowa Chuck E. Cheese...

Eloise Chairs leaves behind 5 children, including a 4 week old infant....

 2020-10-28 16:21 

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Volkswagen recalls Jettas to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires...

Volkswagen is recalling more than 218,000 Jetta sedans in the U.S. to fix a fuel leak problem that can cause fires....

 2020-10-28 16:21 

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Boeing will lay off another 7,000 workers as losses mount...

The aircraft maker had already announced it was reducing staff by 19,000 jobs earlier this year....

 2020-10-28 15:57 

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If you love fresh herbs, check out these super sleek indoor herb gardens...

Your garnish game just got so much better....

 2020-10-28 15:43 

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'A significant threat': Used masks and gloves are showing up on beaches and in oceans...

As many as 62,210 PPE items, including single-use masks and gloves were collected during the annual International Coastal Cleanup event last month....

 2020-10-28 15:37 

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Lawsuit seeks environmental review of Maine energy project...

Three environmental groups are suing to try to force a more rigorous environmental review of a 145-mile energy transmission line that would run through western Maine....

 2020-10-28 15:26 

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Freshen up your pearly whites with these expert-approved teeth whitening kits...

Polish those pearly whites with these stain-busting sets....

 2020-10-28 15:23 

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The Legend of Rehmeyer's Hollow...

This legend begins with a witch, an alleged curse and a murder....

 2020-10-28 15:19 

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How to manage election stress, according to experts who know exactly how tough it is...

Therapists and educators explain how to manage your mental health during the 2020 election....

 2020-10-28 15:11 

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WATCH LIVE: 3 social media CEOs face grilling by GOP senators on bias...

The CEOs of Twitter, Facebook and Google are facing a grilling by Republican senators making unfounded allegations that the tech giants show anti-conservative bias....

 2020-10-28 15:09 

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Why deaths aren't rising as fast in COVID-19's second wave, despite big spikes in new infections...

With more young people getting infected, the overall fatality rate has dropped, but this doesn't mean the virus itself has become any less deadly....

 2020-10-28 14:55 

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New Colby College poll gives Democrats edge in presidential, Senate, House races...

A new Colby College poll shows Democrats with an edge in the major races for president, Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives in Maine....

 2020-10-28 14:45 

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Pixelle announces 67 more layoffs at Jay paper mill...

Pixelle Specialty Solutions said it is laying off an additional 67 workers at its Jay paper mill as a result of April's explosion....

 2020-10-28 14:42 

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McDonald's new pastries are here. Here's how to get them for free...

McDonald's begins selling apple fritters, blueberry muffins and cinnamon rolls on Wednesday....

 2020-10-28 14:25 

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World class jiujitsu competitor turns the tables on would-be robber...

Josh Henges says that he's forgiven the suspect and will keep walking the neighborhood he loves....

 2020-10-28 14:22 

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Maine sees increase of 76 COVID-19 cases as recent spike continues...

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported an increase of 76 coronavirus cases on Wednesday and no new deaths....

 2020-10-28 14:10 

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Multiple people taken to hospital, thousands stranded in the cold following Omaha Trump rally...

With the wind chill, the temperatures fell to the mid 20s....

 2020-10-28 14:02 

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Collins, Gideon to take part in final Senate debate before Election Day...

Incumbent Republican Sen. Susan Collins and Democratic challenger Sara Gideon will take part in their final debate before Election Day on WMTW....

 2020-10-28 13:49 

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Los Angeles Dodgers' player pulled mid-game during World Series win after positive COVID-19 test...

Los Angeles Dodgers star Justin Turner had to be pulled in the middle of his team's World Series-securing Game 6 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays after testing positive for COVID-19....

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