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Tougher Maine Drunk Driving Law Set to Go on Books

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A law designed to crack down on the worst drunken driving violators in Maine goes into effect on Aug. 1.

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Maine Wire Fraud Case Delayed Until Late August

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The sentencing of a Vermont man convicted of wire fraud for submitting false invoices to a Maine town won't be scheduled until sometime after Aug. 22.

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Searchers Find Body of Man Lost in Kennebec River

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The Maine Warden Service says it has recovered the body of a 21-year-old man who went missing in the Kennebec River near Anson and Madison while swimming.

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Maine Bear Hunters Set Bait for Perhaps Last Time

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Maine bear hunters are getting ready to set bear bait for perhaps the last time.

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Some Residents To Get Insurance Rebates

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Nearly 20,000 Maine customers of health insurer Aetna are getting premium rebates because a provision in the Affordable Care Act limits what insurance companies can spend on administrative costs.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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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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WATCH: The history of the ‘high-five’

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It's the gesture associated with all things awesome but the history behind this iconic handshake might surprise you.

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FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup

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The 2018 World Cup will be held in Russia, where FIFA says the tournament can "create positive change."

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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A look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, July 25.

Lifestyle

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Thousands of cribs, high chairs, baby monitors recalled

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Tens of thousands of children's products were among the top recalls announced this week.

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Want fries with that? 170-foot ketchup bottle for sale

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Fans fear the 65-year-old landmark, which is on the National Register of Historic Places, might be in peril if a buyer isn't found.

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If you need a passport, prepare to wait

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The State Department says its global database for issuing travel documents has crashed, causing major delays for travelers.

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Target hopes to make shopping a ‘snap’

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The In a Snap app will let you scan items in magazines and add them to your shopping cart.

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Study: Most Americans pay attention to fashion

Models present creations during the J Summer Fashion Show at One World Trade Center in New York on June 25, 2014.

Most Americans think people are too focused on fashion, yet a majority says how they dress is an important part of who they are, according to a new survey.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘I’m on vacation’

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Everything's OK, when you're on vacation!

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REVIEW: Scarlett Johansson gets brainy in ‘Lucy’

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A ridiculous premise doesn't have to sink a film, and Luc Besson's "Lucy" actually gets off to a solid start.

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CHART TOPPERS: 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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Overjoyed dog almost passes out from excitement

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This schnauzer can't even handle how excited it is when a family member returns home.

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You could have a country star in your fantasy football league

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You could impress your friends by telling them the commissioner of your fantasy football league is Florida Georgia Line.

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WATCH: The history of the ‘high-five’

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It's the gesture associated with all things awesome but the history behind this iconic handshake might surprise you.

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‘The Book of Life’ takes No. 1 spot on bestsellers list

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The final novel of the time-traveling trilogy written by Deborah Harkness, shot straight to the top of the bestsellers list.

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Kenny Chesney helps fans gets tickets after website crashes

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The country music superstar has solved a ticketing mix up caused by a glitch on his website for his only live show of 2014.

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Kids Anthem Winner

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Congratulations to Jane Lipp of New Gloucester! She will sing the National Anthem at Concert at the Beach Aug. 3rd.

Kelleigh Bannen photos

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Check out some pics from WPOR’s show with Kelleigh at the Brunswick in OOB

Concert at the Beach – SOLD OUT!

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Tell us what songs you like & dislike to win tickets to see Scotty McCreery August 3rd

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