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 decision to bar him...
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.
Woman Who Created Green Bean Casserole Dies At 92
The woman who created a Thanksgiving staple, the green bean casserole, enjoyed by millions has died.
Kavanaugh Sworn to High Court after Rancorous Confirmation
Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in Saturday night as the 114th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Fail!! Toddler shreds more than $1,000 in cash
A toddler in Utah was a little too helpful...
Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in prison in sex case
Bill Cosby was sentenced Tuesday to three to 10 years behind bars for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman.
Maine asks for Another Extension on Federal ID Requirements
Maine's current waiver expires on Oct. 10
‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin Has Died
Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died at age 76 from advanced pancreatic cancer.