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Maine Ski Area Going Solar

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A Maine skiing area will soon unveil 803 solar-electric panels it says will offset 70 percent of its electricity use.

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Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine in Maine

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A nurse who promised to defy Maine's quarantine for health care workers who've treated Ebola patients has left her home again

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Minot Man Gets 12 Years for Arson Rampage

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AUBURN, Maine (AP) A Minot man who went on a rampage last year, setting fire to his home and his…

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Showdown Imminent Over Nurse’s Quarantine

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FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — State officials are seeking a judge's permission to require quarantine for a nurse who's vowed to defy Maine's request for self-isolation after treating Ebola patients in West Africa.

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Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Employers

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A bookkeeper has pleaded guilty to stealing almost $1 million from two former employers in Maine and New Hampshire.

Sports

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The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

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World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

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NFL seeks to dismiss ex-players’ painkillers suit

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The lawsuit, filed by former players, alleges teams gave them powerful painkillers to keep them on the playing field.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at some of the biggest headlines in sports today, Thursday, Oct. 30.

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London eyes NFL team

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An NFL franchise in London could generate more than $250 million a year for Britain, according to a new study.

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NBA’s Taylor pleads guilty in domestic assault

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Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic assault.

Lifestyle

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Dallas man’s ‘Ebola’ house draws criticism in virus-hit city

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The house has been transformed with blue plastic barrels, bio-hazard stickers, yellow caution tape and the word "QUARANTINE."

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Verizon promises no Internet ‘fast lanes’

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Verizon says it's not planning to strike any "fast lane" deals to help some websites load faster than others.

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Use your smartphone to ‘think outside the bun’

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Taco Bell debuted a mobile app that allows customers to order, customize their food, and pay from their phones.

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Haunted houses for adults in high demand

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With Hollywood-grade stagecraft and professional actors, haunted houses are in increasingly popular with grownups.

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WATCH: A room with a $95M view

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NYC's tallest apartment building isn't open yet but it already boasts an impressive view with a whopping price tag.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Daniel Radcliffe ‘raps’ the alphabet

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The "Harry Potter" star performs the tongue-twisting "Alphabet Aerobics" and it's hilarious.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

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Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.

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The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

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World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

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WATCH: Ice Cube teaches Elmo a new word

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There was a time when parents would have freaked out to hear their kids were learning words from Ice Cube.

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Brad Paisley joins New York’s first country festival

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The inaugural FarmBorough event is slated for June.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Daniel Radcliffe ‘raps’ the alphabet

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The "Harry Potter" star performs the tongue-twisting "Alphabet Aerobics" and it's hilarious.

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Luke Bryan to headlines New Orleans’ largest Mardi Gras party

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The "Drunk on You" hitmaker will be the headliner for the annual extravaganza in February.

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Mary-Kate Olsen is a married woman

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The former "Full House" star has reportedly married her longtime boyfriend.

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