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Litchfield Woman Faces Sex Trafficking Charge

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A Litchfield woman faces a felony charge of aggravated sex trafficking for allegedly coercing a 17-year-old girl into prostitutio

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Farmington Apartment Struck By Lightning

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FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) - Fire officials say a lightning strike started a blaze at a Farmington apartment building that caused as much as $100,000 in damage.

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Ex-Market Basket Boss Wants To Buy Company

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TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) - The former chief executive of the Market Basket supermarket chain whose ouster has led to employee protests, customer boycotts and empty shelves wants to buy the entire company.

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Man Struck and Killed By Train

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NORTH BERWICK, ME (WGAN) - A man was struck and killed by the Downeaster last night.

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Train And Logging Truck Collide

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LIVERMORE FALLS, Maine (AP) - A train and a logging truck have collided in Livermore Falls, injuring the truck driver and spilling logs over a busy road.

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Maybin banned 25 games for doping violation

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San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin has been suspended for 25 games.

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Mike Tyson to induct Evander Holyfield into Boxing Hall

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Seventeen years after Tyson nibbled off part of Holyfield's ear in a championship bout, the boxer-turned-actor will be on hand to salute his former foe.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, July 24.

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Sterling marriage ‘stress’ at issue as Clippers trial wraps up

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L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling's bid to block the team's $2 billion sale, saying his estranged wife improperly seized control of the franchise.

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NFL roundup

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The latest contract moves and team news from the National Football League.

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If you need a passport, prepare to wait

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The State Department says its global database for issuing travel documents has crashed, causing major delays for travelers.

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Target hopes to make shopping a ‘snap’

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The In a Snap app will let you scan items in magazines and add them to your shopping cart.

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Study: Most Americans pay attention to fashion

Models present creations during the J Summer Fashion Show at One World Trade Center in New York on June 25, 2014.

Most Americans think people are too focused on fashion, yet a majority says how they dress is an important part of who they are, according to a new survey.

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Amazon wants to replace your library card

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The company has rolled out a new subscription service that allows unlimited access to thousands of e-books and audiobooks.

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Pit bull alerts sleeping boy to fire

This photo provided by the Indianapolis Fire Department shows Ace, a pit bull, resting outside the home of Lindsay and James Bernard of Indianapolis after the home caught fire on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Firefighters credited the dog with saving the life of the couple's deaf son, Nick Lamb, 13, by licking the boy's face until he woke up. No one else was home at the time. Neither the boy nor the dog was injured.

An Indiana family's pit bull is being praised for alerting a deaf boy to a serious fire in his home.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Fallon & The Rock’s 80s workout video

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Jimmy Fallon and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson air some of their long-lost workout tapes and prove that "you've gotta hustle for the muscle."

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Jason Aldean fan found dead after concert

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The 22-year-old's body was discovered after the concert in a local landfill among trash from the stadium.

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Alan Jackson lands Country Music Hall exhibit

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Beginning on Aug. 29, fans will be able to visit the exhibition chronicling his rise to fame.

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Elvis’ library card, script up for sale

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A library card signed by Elvis Presley in seventh grade is expected to be among the hottest items at an auction at his Memphis mansion next month.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Fallon & The Rock’s 80s workout video

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Jimmy Fallon and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson air some of their long-lost workout tapes and prove that "you've gotta hustle for the muscle."

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Today in entertainment history: July 24

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A look back at some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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‘The Best Man’ set for ‘threequel’

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The new film appears to pick up from news Howard's character drops at the end of the "The Best Man Holiday," which was released last November.

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Will Ferrell bringing ‘Manimal’ to big screen

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The "Anchorman" star and his producing partner are planning another feature film.

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