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Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse

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FORT KENT, Maine (AP) _ A Maine judge has rejected a bid by state health officials to restrict the movement of nurse Kaci Hickox, who defied a quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

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Big Boost in Large Donors in Maine Governor’s Race

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A Maine group seeking to boost public funding for campaigns says that contributions from large donors in this year's governor's race have skyrocketed since 2010.

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Handcuffed Man who Escaped from Cruiser Caught

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Police say they have captured a man who jumped out of a state police cruiser and escaped into the woods after his arrest in Chelsea earlier this week.

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Portland, Gloucester Tie as New England Fish Ports

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A federal report says Portland, Maine and Gloucester, Massachusetts, are now tied for second place in New England in volume of commercial fish landed.

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Canadian Company to Buy Rumford, Maine Paper Mill

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A Canadian company is entering into an agreement to buy the Rumford Paper Co. mill.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest hits and best scores this week 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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MLB: Who’s staying, who’s going

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Major League Baseball teams are making roster moves.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Friday, Oct. 31.

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Clippers launch new era under Balmer with scrappy win

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Los Angeles found a way to launch their season under new owner Steve Ballmer.

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Walmart ups ante on holiday shopping

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Starting Saturday, Walmart will do whatever it takes to rope in holiday shoppers however they want to buy.

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App turns your smartphone into a breathalyzer

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Alcohoot turns your smartphone into a portable, personal breathalyzer.

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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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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Scaring’ with the ‘Stars’

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Halloween is alive and well on the set of the hit ABC show "Dancing With the Stars."

News

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Coming soon: The Mustache Hall of Fame

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There are halls of fame for everything from baseball to rock 'n' roll, so why not those with a hairy upper lip?

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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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Inspiration for ‘Harry Potter’ nemesis revealed

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J.K. Rowling says the much-hated character Dolores Umbridge is based on a teacher to whom she took an instant dislike.

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Pee-wee Herman headed back to big screen

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Actor Paul Reubens is set to reprise his role as suited man-boy Pee-wee Herman in a new movie.

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WATCH: Vince Gill honored for career, charity work

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The Grammy-winning singer unveiled a bronze statue of himself at his alma mater, Northwest Classen High School.

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Garth Brooks to debut new album online

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You can hear a sneak peak of "Man Against Machine" before its released on Nov. 11.

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