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A public university has pulled an offer for one college credit for students who travel to Washington to protest Republican Sen. U.S. Susan Collins as she considers Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

American fishermen are losing thousands of pounds of valuable fishing quota under a new catch share agreement with Canada.

BOSTON — Fishing managers in New England are asking the federal government to take action to try to reduce the possibility of overfishing in the herring fishery.

OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine — A marine scientist who is studying whether white sharks are becoming more common in Maine waters say he has detected one of the big sharks for the third time in three years.

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The New York Times is reporting that President Donald Trump received at least $413 million from his father over the decades, much of that through dubious tax dodges, including outright fraud.

Maine says it's largely avoided $28 million in federal penalties by making sure enough welfare recipients are working.

PORTLAND, Maine — The commission charged with commemorating Maine’s upcoming bicentennial is ready to begin planning the celebration.

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AUGUSTA, Maine — President Donald Trump’s son is raising money for Republican candidates in Maine.

Donald Trump Jr. spoke Monday night at a fundraising event at the Holiday Inn By The Bay in Portland. Republican guests included Gov. Paul LePage, U.S. Senate candidate Eric Brakey, Senate Majority Leader Garrett Mason and House Republican Leader Ken Fredette.

A general reception cost $100 per attendee. Tickets for a private reception started at $1,500 per person.

The event was closed to the press. A handful of protesters were outside.

Maine television viewers can expect to see an uptick in political advertising for the gubernatorial race ahead of the Nov. 6 election.

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Bus systems in the state of Maine, especially those in rural areas, will receive more than $5 million for a battery of improvements.

The Maine Department of Corrections is going to allow a prisoner to receive medication in prison to treat his opioid addiction in the wake of a lawsuit on his behalf.

A Maine woman who once worked with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh says she continues to stand by the judge, a day after he cited her as a character reference during his testimony.

LEBANON, Maine — Authorities in Maine are searching for the body of a skydiving instructor who became separated from his student during a tandem jump.

Officials say the instructor and his student participated in a jump around 2 p.m. Thursday near Skydive New England in Lebanon. The student called police after he landed safely and couldn’t find his instructor.

Maine environmental regulators say they intend to revoke licenses from a composting company accused of producing pollution and obstructing investigators.

A federal judge has awarded $1.1 million to a woman who says she was repeatedly sexually assaulted by a former Maine State Prison guard.

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