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Cumberland Farms on Mt. Vernon Avenue in Augusta Robbed at Gunpoint

According to Augusta Police Sargent, Eric Lloyd, Cumberland Farms on Mt. Vernon Avenue in Augusta was robbed at gunpoint this morning at about 2:10

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University of Southern Maine Featured on CBS News for Cyber Crime

Charles Largay from the University of Southern Maine is training the next generation of cops on the beat of cyber crime. He teaches how to break into computer networks in order to stop it. Largay told CBS News that he teaches his students to think like the bad guys.

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Crossing Guards Topic of Special Augusta School Board Meeting

The Augusta school board will be holding a special meeting tonight (Sept. 25) at 6:30 p.m. at the Capital Area Technical Center. The public is invited to discuss the elimination of crossing guards.

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Fall Is Here! How To See The Best Fall Foliage in Maine

Fall is here, and the colors are coming out to prove it!

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A Fire Has Broken Out at Jen’s Daycare in Sidney

UPDATE: 1:55 pm- Centralmaine.com is reporting that four children were safely evacuated from a fire at a day care in Sidney today.

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Man Facing Murder Charges In Connection With Lewiston Hit-And-Run

State Police say Evaristo Deus was taken into custody this morning at JFK airport in New York City after he boarded a plane bound for Haiti. 

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Help A Maine School Get A $100,000 Grant [VIDEO]

A principal at a Portland High School is in the running to win a major grant for his school, and you can help!

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UPDATE: Suspect In Fatal Hit-And-Run In Lewiston Found

UPDATE: 10:00 am- State Police say the man wanted for questioning in connection with yesterday’s hit and run death in Lewiston has been located. Evaristo Deus was located out of state this morning and is being held by a law enforcement agency, police said. His SUV has not been located at this point. Arrangements are now being made for State Police detectives to travel to the location to question Deus. Police are not disclosing where Deus is being held.

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Maine Gas Prices Lower This Week

Tomorrow is the first full day of fall and that's exactly what gasoline prices are doing in Maine. The average price for a gallon of gas in Maine dropped 2.8 cents per gallon this week for an average of $3.45 a gallon.

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Legislative Leaders Still Deciding on the Future of Old State House Copper-How Will It Be Re-used?

To me this was such an easy decision, but what do I know? What else could you use it for besides making keepsakes and jewelry? But the ‘Maine powers-that-be’ are considering a plan to sell or give some of the weathered green copper from the Statehouse dome to jewelers and artists.

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