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LePage: Feds Placed 8 Immigrant Children In Maine

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Gov. Paul LePage says that eight unaccompanied children who crossed the nation's border illegally have been placed in Maine.

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LePage Calls for Health Care Law Fix after Ruling

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Republican Gov. Paul LePage says a court ruling shows that the federal health care law is a disaster and is urging Congress to fix it immediately.

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Feds: Husband Tried to Smuggle Wife into Maine

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Federal officials say a Canadian man is facing charges after he tried to illegally bring his wife across the border into Maine.

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Man Charged with Stealing Copper Wire in Maine

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Police have charged a 30-year-old Showhegan man with stealing copper wire in central Maine.

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Regulators OK Emera Investment in First Wind

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Maine regulators have once again approved a deal that gave Canadian utility Emera a stake in First Wind.

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‘Johnny Football’ has a month to win Browns QB job

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Johnny Manziel has found instant popularity since being drafted by the Cleveland Browns, but will have to wait until to find out if he has the starting quarterback job.

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Cavs plan to sign No. 1 draft pick Wiggins

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The delay in signing the rookie shooting guard is reportedly not related to speculation the team may trade him to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love.

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Eagles’ Johnson faces assault charge for allegedly pushing officer

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The Philadelphia player was arrested in Arizona over the weekend.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, July 22.

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Sterling, Ballmer reportedly discussing Clippers sale

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Embattled L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling is in talks settle opposition to the $2 billion sale of the basketball team.

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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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Next-generation iPhone enters mass production this month

A woman speaks on her iPhone as she walks down a busy street in downtown Shanghai on September 10, 2013.

Mass production of a 4.7-inch successor to the wildly popular iPhone 5 series of smartphones will begin during the third week of July.

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Study: Send kids outside to play after school

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Researchers say children who spend most of their after-school time outside are more likely to be in better shape than those who stay inside.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kids react to ’90s ‘Turtles’

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With the reboot of the "TMNT" movie coming out next month, these kids get schooled about the history of everyone's favorite mutated reptiles.

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Today in entertainment history: July 23

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A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Stay Puft Marshmallow Man ruins your favorite movie

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Again, the internet proved it's awesomeness with #AddAPuftRuinAMovie. These are some of our favorites!

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Countdown: Supporting characters that need their own movie

From left: Jon Gries (Uncle Rico), Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite) and Aaron Ruell (Kip) in "Napoleon Dynamite," a comedy about a quirky teenager growing up in the remotes of Idaho, trying to understand his life.

Which of these supporting characters should have their own movies?

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Shania Twain will end her Vegas run in December

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The country star will end a two-year Vegas residency later this year.

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Zach Braff: Not dating Taylor Swift

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The "Scrubs" star says he isn't dating the "Love Story" hitmaker.

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You can watch every episode of ‘The Simpsons’ in epic marathon

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A Web site and app features on-demand access to all 500 episodes and let users search through the life stories of the characters.

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Honest ‘Forrest Gump’ trailer

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Take an honest look at the film that beat "Pulp Fiction," and "The Shawshank Redemption" for Best Picture in 1994.

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