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Maine Minute 5/29

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Hear the WGAN Maine Minute for Friday, May 29th.

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LePage Vows to Veto Democrats’ Bills Until Tax Plan is OKed

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Republican Gov. Paul LePage says he will veto every bill sponsored by a Democrat until the Legislature agrees to let the Maine residents have a say on whether they want to get rid of the income tax.

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Maine Man Pleads Guilty to Embezzling $4.6M From Charity

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A Maine man accused of embezzling $4.6 million from United Mid-Coast Charities has pleaded guilty.

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Maine Committee Rejects Bill Legalizing Marijuana

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A legislative committee has voted to reject a bill seeking to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Maine, but supporters say the real fight will be on the House floor.

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Maine House Puts Off Vote on Tribal Fishing Agreement Bill

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The Maine House of Representatives is putting off a vote on an American Indian tribal group's call for shared management of commercial fish species.

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INSTANT REPLAY: The week’s best sports photos

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A look back at some of the week's biggest plays in sports and the moments you may have missed.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

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Here's a look at some of the big sporting events taking place this weekend.

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Sepp Blatter wins re-election as FIFA president

FIFA president Sepp Blatter speaks during a press conference in Marrakech, Morocco, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. FIFA will not reopen the vote for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups, and will publish at least some of the confidential report into the bidding process, Blatter said Friday.

Sepp Blatter's FIFA re-election came despite demands that he quit in the face of a major bribery scandal.

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WATCH: Preserving Muhammad Ali’s childhood home

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An effort is underway to restore the Louisville home where the boxing legend grew up.

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Sharper set for change-of-plea in sex assault case

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The former NFL star is closer to resolving charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted women in four states.

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Google wants the world’s photos

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The online photo service is the latest example of Google's desire to wrap its tentacles around virtually every part of people's lives.

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Amazon launching free, same-day delivery

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The online retailer wants to make your impulse buys even more impulsive.

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Is rent out of reach? Study shows how 11 US cities stack up

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A new study finds renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies.

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PHOTOS: Last Chance Corral lets orphaned foals thrive

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The 2.75-acre horse rescue farm says it has saved thousands of foals and full-grown horses over the past three decades.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: 10 years of YouTube in 2 minutes

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The viral video site that is now a part of everyday life launched 10 years ago and forever changed the Internet.

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This weekend in entertainment history

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

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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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Netflix: What’s coming and going in June

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Find out what you should watch this weekend and get a sneak peak at what's being added next month.

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REVIEW: The Earth quakes, cleavage shakes in ‘San Andreas’

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"San Andreas" is so over the top, Michael Bay might find it excessive.

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Paralyzed student walks across stage at college graduation

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Injured playing football in 2010, Christopher Norton walked across the stage with help from his new fiancée.

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This ‘Single Ladies/Ducktales’ mashup is a thing of beauty

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WATCH: The infamous video from Beyoncé's hit single pairs perfectly with the cartoon theme song.

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Cast of ‘Big Bang Theory’ helps students study science

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Dozens of crew and cast members, including Jim Parsons and Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, have raised more than $4 million for "The Big Bang Theory" Scholarship Endowment.

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Maine Beaches

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‘POR Private Stage with Kelsea Ballerini

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See Kelsea perform on the Casco Bay Lines ‘Bay Mist’ ferry boat Wednesday, June 3rd.

Enter to win Zac Brown Band tickets

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Participate in our music survey to win your way to see the Zac Brown Band at Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion June 7th.

Lee Brice concert photos

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Check out some pictures from Lee’s show on the Maine State Pier.

WPOR Stage @ Old Port Fest

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Join us Sunday, June 14th for an afternoon of free, live country music!