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Lawyer in Defamation Case Says Client was Hero in Haiti

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A lawyer in a Maine defamation case says his client was a hero for children in…

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9-Year-old Boy Killed in Fatal Fire in Hermon, Maine

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Authorities say a 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is in critical condition following a fire in Hermon, Maine.

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Spring Trial for Man Charged in Pregnant Girlfriend’s Death

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Prosecutors say the trial of a Lewiston man charged with running down and killing his pregnant girlfriend in Maine is expected in spring 2016.

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Carnival Company Owner, Worker Charged In Ride Accidents

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WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) The owner of a carnival company has been charged by the state's Fire Marshal's Office in connection with two ride accidents that injured four people.

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Maine Hosting Nation’s Secretaries Of State In Portland

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Lieutenant governors and secretaries of state from across the country are heading to Maine this week for their annual summer conference.

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Embattled Ray Rice still waiting for another shot at the NFL

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Former Baltimore Ravens star Ray Rice is waging an unrelenting crusade to get back on the field nearly a year after being booted from the National Football League - along with his $35 million contract - over a heinous case of domestic abuse.

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Mayweather stripped of title he won in Pacquiao fight

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been stripped of the welterweight world title he won after beating Manny Pacquiao this year for failing to comply with rules.

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FSU QB Johnson off team after video shows him punching woman

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Freshman De'Andre Johnson faces misdemeanor battery charges.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: NASCAR driver walks away from incredible wreck

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Austin Dillon walked away from a dramatic wreck at the finish line of the Daytona International Speedway and it was all caught on camera.

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Record 25M watch Women’s World Cup final on TV

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The ratings set a new high for any soccer match televised in America.

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Car dashboards that act like smart phones raise safety issues

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When it comes to dashboard displays that are more like smart phones, two things are clear: Customers want them, and automakers are intent on supplying them.

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Activated charcoal is the latest health trend but does it work?

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More companies are using activated charcoal as an ingredient in health and beauty products in the belief that it removes toxins from the body.

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RETAIL THERAPY: Amazon plans massive ‘Prime Day’ to celebrate 20th birthday

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The online retail giant plans to celebrate two decades of deals and two-day shipping with "more deals than Black Friday."

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‘Minecraft’ celebrities draw record crowd to gaming

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Some of today's biggest celebrities aren't rock stars or sports heroes - they're gamers.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: NASCAR driver walks away from incredible wreck

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Austin Dillon walked away from a dramatic wreck at the finish line of the Daytona International Speedway and it was all caught on camera.

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You’ll never be as confident as this kid dancing to ‘Cuban Pete’

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This young man has moves and he's not afraid to use them.

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Shark Wahlberg

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Grab the peanut butter, here comes a jellyfish.

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Police search Indy home of ‘Jared from Subway’

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Authorities searched the home of Subway pitchman Jared Fogle, about two months after the executive director of his nonprofit foundation was arrested on child pornography charges.

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Your Frappuccino is going to cost you more

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Starbucks says it's hiking prices again starting today, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected drinks.

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Pamela Anderson launches online culinary show as she preps vegan cookbook

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The former "Baywatch" beauty has launched a blog featuring video tutorials on how to cook up healthy green meals.

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Steven Tyler to announce CMA Awards nominees

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The nominations for the Country Music Association Awards will be announced by a country newcomer.

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Amy Schumer and Aziz Ansari to lead ‘Oddball Comedy’ tour

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Other comedians joining the multi-state tour include Nick Kroll, Nikki Glaser, Michael Che, and Jim Norton.

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