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Interim President Named for Maine Community College

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ The trustees of the Maine Community College System have named an interim president after John Fitzsimmons…

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Portland Landlord Seeks to Tear Down Site of Deadly fire

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The landlord of a Portland apartment building in which six people died in a fire in…

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Vigil for Mom and Children Killed Last Month in Maine

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ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) _ The Next Step Domestic Violence Project will host a candlelight vigil on Sunday to remember a…

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Maine Man Accused of Firewood Scam

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LIMERICK, Maine (AP) _ The York County Sheriff’s Office says a Limerick man is expected to face more charges in…

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Motorist Seriously Hurt in Crash With Logging Truck

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Authorities say a woman whose car was struck by a fully-loaded logging truck in Maine has suffered serious injuries.

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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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This week’s top sports shots

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A look back at some of the biggest and best moments in sports this week.

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NFL conducts dozens of interviews into ‘DeflateGate’

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The NFL said evidence thus far supports the conclusion that under-inflated footballs were used by the Patriots.

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Golden State’s Curry tops LeBron in All-Star voting

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Stephen Curry rode a late surge to become the top overall vote-getter for the NBA All-Star game.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Jan. 23.

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Whiskey, bourbon bringing cheer to the spirits market

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We're drinking more wine, bourbon, and whiskey than ever before.

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If your boss is a bully, science says ‘fight back’

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If you’ve ever had a boss who yelled at employees, ridiculed or intimidate them, new research suggests a little payback might be good.

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Washington state could raise smoking age to 21

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Washington state could become the only state to raise its legal age for smoking tobacco to 21 from 18.

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Facebook cracks down on fake news

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Facebook has taken steps to clamp down on "hoaxes" and fake news stories that can spread like wildfire.

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Gym time won’t cancel out all that sitting around we’re doing

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It’s well known that too much sitting time is bad for our health but it turns out it might be worse than we thought.

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WATCH: A ‘bad lip reading’ of the year in football

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A look back on what NFL players (maybe) said this year.

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This weekend in entertainment history

In this film publicity image released by 20th Century Fox, the character Neytiri, voiced by Zoe Saldana, left, and the character Jake, voiced by Sam Worthington are shown in a scene from, "Avatar." The film was nominated Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010 for an Oscar for best picture. The 82nd Academy Awards will be presented on March 7.

A look back on some of Hollywood's most notable headlines.

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If regular people picked the Oscars, ‘American Sniper’ would win

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Kyle Gallner, left, and Bradley Cooper appear in a scene from "American Sniper."

If ordinary Americans voted for the Academy Awards, the portrait of a sharpshooter in the Iraq war, would be the best picture winner.

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This week’s top country tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top country tracks, according to the latest Billboard chart.

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Elders play Grand Theft Auto V

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They have no problem shooting people, but they refuse to run a red light!

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Regina Hall almost became a nun

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The "Think Like a Man" star missed out on becoming a nun because some of her "numbers" were too high.

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Gibson gives away guitars with ‘golden tickets’

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The Great Gibson Grab will raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.

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‘Buzz Books’ give readers free look at upcoming e-books

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A pair of free e-books will offer excerpts from upcoming releases by Dennis Lehane, Ann Packer and more than 60 other writers.

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Alan Jackson concert photos

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Check out the photos of Alan’s 25th Anniversary Keepin’ It Country Tour at the Cross Insurance Arena.

Go Red to support the American Heart Association February 6th

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Join WPOR in the fight against heart disease and stroke in women on National Wear Day Friday February 6th!  Wear…

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2014 CMA Award Winners

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See all the winners from the 2014 CMA Awards