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Maine Supreme Court Dismisses DNR Appeal

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The Maine supreme court has dismissed a mother's appeal of a court-approved do-not-resuscitate order for her baby, saying the matter is moot now that the state has agreed to abide by the mother's wishes.

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Federal Judge: Whistle-Blower Lawsuit Can Proceed

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A federal judge has ruled that a whistle-blower lawsuit against the state of Maine can move forward.

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Gov. LePage Presents Awards to 8 Maine Companies

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Gov. Paul LePage is awarding eight Maine companies for their commitment to their employees and communities.

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Republicans Slam Michaud for Independent Video

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Maine Republicans are criticizing Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud for an independent video featuring a rap song that makes a lewd reference to Sen. Susan Collins.

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Maine’s August Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly

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Maine's unemployment rate ticked up slightly in August to 5.6 percent.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of this week's best moments in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Vince Gill named best golfer in music

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Gill beat out other country stars Kip Moore and Jake Owen to be named the best on the golf course.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Friday, Sept. 19.

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Bryan Cranston’s one-man MLB show

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Looking for a new challenge, the "Breaking Bad" star single handedly recreates the entire MLB postseason.

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Being a couch potato could cause depression

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A new analysis ties too much sitting at the computer or lying around watching TV to a greater risk of depression.

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Not so small: World’s population expected to soar

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Higher-than-expected birth rates and longer life spans are expected to cause the world's population will soar through the end of the 21st century.

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CDC urges healthy adults to get flu shot

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The flu vaccine is recommended for nearly everyone age 6 months or older.

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American waistlines still expanding

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The average waistline increased by more than an inch over the past decade.

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Urban Outfitters apologizes for Kent State sweatshirt

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The shirt sparked outrage for its blood-red dye and holes, in a look reminiscent of the infamous 1970 campus shootings.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘The Voice’ vs. Jimmy Fallon

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Jimmy Fallon is back with another lip sync battle, but this time he faces off against two of music's biggest names.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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It’s been 30 years since ‘The Cosby Show’ debuted

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Here are some of our favorite moments from one of America's favorite TV families.

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Jennifer Garner’s life ‘too boring’ for Instagram

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The "Dallas Buyers Club" actress is adamant she won't join her husband, actor Ben Affleck, on Twitter either.

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John Legend meets Lee Ann Womack on ‘Crossroads’

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The R&B hitmaker teams up with a country music legend for the latest edition of musical mashup show "Crossroads."

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Vince Gill named best golfer in music

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Gill beat out other country stars Kip Moore and Jake Owen to be named the best on the golf course.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘The Voice’ vs. Jimmy Fallon

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Jimmy Fallon is back with another lip sync battle, but this time he faces off against two of music's biggest names.

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Arrrr, mateys! It’s ‘Talk Like a Pirate Day’

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Today marks the annual "holiday" devoted to all things seaworthy.

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