Teen gets 27 years for killing his grandmother in Maine
A Maine teenager has pleaded guilty to killing his grandmother, and has been sentenced as an adult to 27 years in prison.
Felicity Huffman Gets 14 Days Behind Bars in College Admissions Scam
Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter's SAT scores in the college admissions scandal that ensnared dozens of wealthy and well-connected parents.
Wiscasset Woman Sentenced To 50 Years In Beating Death Of Girl
A 44-year-old Wiscasset woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison in the fatal beating a 4-year-old girl in her care.
Columbus Day Now ‘Indigenous Peoples’ Day’ In Maine
Maine is joining a handful of states that have renamed Columbus Day to honor Native Americans.
Trump, Congress leaders reach deal to end shutdown
President Donald Trump and congressional leaders on Friday reached a short-term deal to reopen the government for three weeks.
Throw It Away: CDC Says Romaine Lettuce Not Safe To Eat
Health officials in the U.S. and Canada on Tuesday told people to avoid eating romaine lettuce because of a new E. coli outbreak.
Judge: White House must return CNN’s Jim Acosta’s credential
By JESSICA GRESKO and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge ordered the Trump administration on Friday to immediately return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, saying Acosta suffered "irreparable harm" from the dec…
BREAKING: Democrat Golden Wins Ranked Choice Vote For Maine’s Second District House Seat
A Democrat who finished behind Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin in the first round of balloting has come from behind to flip the seat in the second of its two U.S. House races.
Sessions Resigns As Attorney General
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has resigned as the country's chief law enforcement officer at President Donald Trump's request.
Person Detained In Connection With Attempted Mail Bombings
Federal authorities arrested a man in Florida on Friday in connection with the mail-bomb scare that widened to 12 suspicious packages, the Justice Department said.