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Environmentalists Withdraw Appeal Of Bingham Wind Farm

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - An environmental group fighting a Somerset County wind farm has abandoned its appeal of the state's decision to grant a license for the project, clearing the way for construction.

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Speed Blamed For Massive Pileup On Maine Interstate

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ETNA, Maine (AP) - State transportation officials say a 75-vehicle pileup on Interstate 95 last week was likely caused by people driving too fast for the wintry conditions.

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Maine Heating Prices Continue Climb As Spring Approaches

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Maine government survey says the average statewide cash price for heating oil climbed 7 cents in the past week.

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Head Of Portland Cocaine Ring Gets 15-Year Sentence

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Portland man who played a key role in a plot to smuggle more than a kilogram of cocaine from Massachusetts to Maine has been sentenced to nearly 15 years in federal prison.

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Fishermen’s Forum Gets Underway With Focus On Shellfish

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ROCKPORT, Maine (AP) - An annual trade show for Maine's seafood industry is getting underway with a focus on shellfish.

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2016 Rolex race to be first event at renovated Daytona

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Daytona International Speedway will showcase its renovated motorsports stadium next January.

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A-Rod is back with the Yankees

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The game was his first in 17 months following a drug suspension for the entire 2014 season.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

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A look at some of the big sports headlines making news today, Thursday, March 5.

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MLS, players avoid strike

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The MLS season will begin on Friday as scheduled.

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WATCH: Rockets fan sinks half court shot to win $25K

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This Houston Rockets fan gets carried off the court after making the shot of a lifetime.

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The elephants are out of the circus

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The Ringling Bros. Circus says it will eliminate elephant acts by 2018 amid public concerns.

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McDonald’s to use chicken without certain antibiotics

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The announcement comes as the fast-food giant struggles to shake its junk food image.

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Google wants you to zip line through the Amazon

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Wanna go on a zip line without all the harnesses and fear? Just hook your browser through to Google.

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Bill Gates is still the world’s richest man

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The co-founder tops the list with a whopping $79 billion in net worth.

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NY couple married 82 years celebrates joint birthday

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Duranord Veillard turned 108 on Saturday and his wife, Jeanne will be 105 in May.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: This family’s pet is a 175lb pit bull

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This dog gives new meaning to the name "Hulk."

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Singer Ray Scott engaged

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The "Drinkin' Beer" singer is about to be a married man.

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‘Uptown Funk’ sung in cartoon voices

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What if the cast of "Family Guy" sung the hit single by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars?

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Glen Campbell’s children launch legal battle against wife

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The "Rhinestone Cowboy" singer, who resides in a full-time care facility as he battles Alzheimer's disease, is allegedly "secluded from the rest of the family."

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Bruce Willis to make Broadway debut

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The "Die Hard" star will take the stage adaptation of Stephen King's acclaimed novel "Misery."

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‘Downton Abbey’ star slated to play the Beast

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Dan Stevens is set to play the Beast in the live-action adaptation of the fairy tale.

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Leonardo DiCaprio is the latest star to partner with Netflix

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The outspoken environmentalist will help create non-fiction projects as part of a multi-year deal with his production company.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: This family’s pet is a 175lb pit bull

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This dog gives new meaning to the name "Hulk."

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