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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control is urging consumers not to eat any romaine lettuce, and to throw out any that might be on hand, due to an E. coli outbreak.

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A storm blowing across Maine on Tuesday was expected to drop a couple inches of snow across the state, a day before temperatures were likely to plunge just ahead of Thanksgiving.

Maine's top state court is declining to weigh in on the constitutionality of tribal gambling.

Maine has so far been spared from a nationwide salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey products.

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Democratic congressperson-elect Jared Golden reiterated Monday his plans to vote against Democratic House leader Nancy Pelosi for Speaker of the House.

A financial adviser in Maine has been accused of spending over $200,000 of an investor's money on real estate deals and a cannabis business.

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Congress will go back into session for just a few weeks after the Thanksgiving break and will have to agree on several key spending bills.

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The average student loan debt for Mainers who graduated from college last year is more than $30,000, one of the highest rates in the country.

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Maine’s aging workforce and low unemployment rate are raising worries about the number of plow truck drivers who keep the state moving in the winter.

The Episcopal Diocese of Maine says it had a record number of applications for its next bishop.


Schools around Maine are getting help improving their recycling programs.

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MACHIASPORT, Maine — Maine’s rebuilt fishery for scallops is getting started for the winter in the coming days.

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AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine Democratic Party Chairman Phil Bartlett and Vice Chairwoman Peggy Schaffer won’t be seeking re-election to their posts.

Maine's unemployment rate rose again slightly in October to 3.4 percent.

A federal judge has freed a Somali immigrant who was held for nine months in a New Hampshire jail.