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Aunt Jemima’s Family Sues Quaker Oats

On behalf of their family, the great-grandsons of the women who is the face of Aunt Jemima are suing PepsiCo and Quaker Oats. Quaker Oats are the makers of Aunt Jemima pancake syrup and mixes and their grandmother has been the face of the company since 1935.

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Joe Raedle, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Continue To Drop

Some good news, gas prices continued to drop this past week. According to the website GasBuddy.com, the average for a gallon of gas in Maine dropped almost 4 cents a gallon this week, for an average of $3.68 a gallon.

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Joe Raedle, Getty Images

Flying Will Cost More Starting Next Week

Beginning next week July 21, flying will cost more because of TSA fees. The fee also known as the Civil Aviation Security or 9/11 Security fee, used for security, is now $2.50 for each leg of a flight with a cap of $5 or $10 cap on each round tip.

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Top 5 Highest Net Worth Country Stars

Ever wonder who the country stars are with the most net worth? Well wonder no more. Here are the top 5 country singer with the biggest bank accounts.

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Tim Boyle, Getty Images

ChocoChicken, The Chocolate Fried Chicken

Fried chicken, Love It! Chocolate, Love It! How about ‘chocolate fried chicken’! It’s called ChocoChicken and a super trendy restaurant in L.A. is serving it up. The chicken isn’t fried in chocolate sauce; instead it’s lightly coated with a special cooking chocolate and then fried.

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Paul Fleet, Thinkstock
Paul Fleet, Thinkstock

Question Of The Day: Will High Gas Prices Change Your Summer Travel Plans?

The news this week has Maine gas prices up 3.5 cents a gallon to an average of $3.74 a gallon, closing in on that dreaded $4 a gallon mark.

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Peter Macdiarmid, Getty Images

New App That Just Says Yo

There’s a new app for your phone and the only thing it can say is ‘Yo’. Sounds silly but it has raised a million dollars from investors and has attracted 50,000 users. Yep, the only thing it says is ‘Yo’.

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Paul Fleet, Thinkstock
Paul Fleet, Thinkstock

Question Of The Day: Do You Support A Gas Tax Increase?

News out of Washington D.C. has two U.S. Senators proposing a bipartisan plan that would increase the federal gas tax 12 cents over the next two years.

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Steve Frost, Thinkstock

Maine Gas Prices Rise Sharply

With many Maine families planning summer road trips to the beach and camp the cost to get there is going up. According to the website gasbuddy.com, the average for a gallon of gas in Maine is now at $3.70 a gallon, that's up over 3 cents a gallon from last week.

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Downtown Gardiner

Frosty’s Donuts Coming to Town! Downtown Gardiner That Is!

Gardiner has been very active and creative in attracting new business to their downtown. As a result, Frosty's Donuts is coming to town! The program is called the Gardiner Growth Initiative. It is made up of Gardiner Main Street, The Bank of Maine, the Gardiner Board of Trade and the city of Gardiner. 

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