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Gov. LePage Signs $85M Transportation Bond Proposal

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Maine voters will consider an $85 million bond proposal to fund improvements to the state's roads and bridges.

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Police Step Up Efforts to Find Maine Murder Suspect

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Maine police are setting up an informational roadblock in Guilford to inform residents and tourists about a Parkman man wanted in connection with the killing of his ex-girlfriend.

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LePage Wants to Sign Off on Departments’ Hiring Decisions

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Republican Gov. Paul LePage wants to have the final say on all state department hiring decisions.

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Maine Hospital Says Nurses Plan to Strike Later This Month

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Representatives for a Maine hospital say a nursing union has informed the facility that its members plan to strike.

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Man Sentenced on Fraud, Identity Theft Charges

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A man from Windham, Maine, has been sentenced to three months in prison for applying for…

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U.S. files formal extradition request for 7 FIFA officials

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U.S. officials are looking into alleged bribery worth more than $100 million involving high-ranking officials at soccer's world governing body.

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NBA: Love, Butler among free agents agreeing to stay put

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Two of the biggest names in the free agent market, cut the suspense and agreed to deals to remain with their teams.

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Japan to face U.S. in World Cup Final

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An injury time own goal from England defender Laura Bassett put Japan into the World Cup final with a 2-1 victory, setting up a title rematch with America.

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Team USA discusses the road to the World Cup Finals

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Team USA's Carli Lloyd, Kelley O'Hara, and Abby Wambach on their preparations for Sunday's soccer showdown.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, July 2.

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5 ways to save money on your summer road trip

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While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

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At 115, NYC woman is world’s oldest

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The world's oldest known woman is a retired child care worker living in Brooklyn.

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Selfie sticks aren’t welcome at the ‘happiest place on earth’

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Planning a vacation to a Disney theme park? Leave your selfie stick at home.

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Road rage: How technology can combat growing gridlock

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The federal government projects gridlock will worsen around the nation as more Americans live in urban regions.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: What is 0 divided by 0?

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Whatever it is, it makes Cookie Monster sad.

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Filmmakers bet on ‘Monopoly’ movie

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SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — “Monopoly” is going Hollywood. Lionsgate says it will turn the classic board game into a…

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18 All-American movies for Independence Day

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Enjoy the holiday weekend with some classic American cinema.

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‘Fatal Attraction’ coming to the small screen

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The 1987 thriller starring Michael Douglas and Glenn Close is set to be adapted for the small screen.

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7 songs for your 4th of July playlist

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Celebrate the 4th of July the way our founding fathers intended: with an epic playlist.

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Watch Channing Tatum bust a move … or 7

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The "Magic Mike" star knows how to get down.

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Car jumps open drawbridge

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Talk about distracted driving!

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Leonard Nimoy’s son making documentary about life with Spock

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The actor's son is making a documentary about his father and his beloved "Star Trek" character.

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