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Fire Ruled Accidental

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Old Orchard Beach (WGAN) - The state fire marshal's office says the fire this morning in an apartment building at 6 School Street in Old Orchard Beach was an accident.

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Lewiston-Based Elmet Technologies Sold To Maine Group

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LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - A Maine investment group is buying Elmet Technologies, a Lewiston-based manufacturer.

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Maine Man Indicted on Charges of Killing Girlfriend, 2 Kids

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A 27-year-old Maine man has been indicted on three charges of murder in the strangulation deaths of his girlfriend and her two young children

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LePage Seeks to Hire Outside Counsel Without AG’s Approval

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Republican Gov. Paul LePage wants his administration to be allowed to hire private lawyers without the attorney general's permission.

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Maine Heating Prices Continue Winter Slide

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A Maine government survey says the average statewide cash price for heating oil dropped 4 cents in the past week.

Sports

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Chocolate maker trolls Patriots with ‘deflated football’ candy

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The chocolate football with a big dent in its side is good enough to (ch)eat!

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the biggest sports headlines making news today, Wednesday, Jan. 28.

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No limits at Super Bowl Media Day, the ultimate freak show

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If the Super Bowl is one of the greatest sporting events then Media Day is the ultimate football freak show.

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PHOTOS: Seattle Seahawks have ‘super’ fans

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The team's famous "12th man" will carry the flag back to the Super Bowl in truly unique style.

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PHOTOS: New England Patriots fans have spirit

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New England fans know how to cheer on their team in red, white, and blue style!

Lifestyle

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Snapchat adds news, entertainment to its messaging service

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Snapchat has partnered with CNN, ESPN and others to compete with Facebook and Twitter.

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Opera hopes to strike a chord with young listeners

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National outreach programs hope to turn kids on to an old art form and injecting an aging, shrinking fan base with new life.

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Drunk driving less likely in cities with Uber ride services

Uber West Coast Regional Manager William Barnes sits in the back of a car during a photo shoot Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Las Vegas. The ride sharing company has begun operations in Nevada.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving works with Uber to establish ride service rights in cities around the world.

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We’re betting big on Valentine’s Day

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Americans are feeling sweet about romance this year, with consumers opening up their wallets in the name of love.

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‘Autisms’ a more appropriate term, geneticists say

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There are so many different genetic forms of autism that using the singular term is misleading, researchers say.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Marshawn Lynch’s Media Day press conference

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The Seattle Seahawks running back has a goal for Media Day ... and he makes sure everyone knows it.

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Today in entertainment history: Jan. 29

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

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Woman convicted of stalking ‘Orange is the New Black’ star

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Jeanine Heller, who has been stalking the actress for months, has been sentenced to 45 days behind bars.

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More clues point to an all-girl ‘Ghostbusters’

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Director Paul Feig has teased fans with his latest "Ghostbusters" casting coup.

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Star-studded cast bringing back ‘Wet Hot American Summer’

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Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, and Paul Rudd will officially reprise their roles from the 2001 cult comedy.

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Chocolate maker trolls Patriots with ‘deflated football’ candy

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The chocolate football with a big dent in its side is good enough to (ch)eat!

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Chris Pratt the favorite to take on ‘Indiana Jones’ remake

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The "Guardians of the Galaxy" star is the latest frontrunner to lead a planned Disney remake.

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Liam Hemsworth might take over for Will Smith in ‘Independence Day’ sequel

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Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman are expected to return in "ID Forever," which is slated for a 2016 release.

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