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Man Sentenced to 8 Years in Child Porn Case

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A Maine man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for possessing child pornography and testifying falsely under oath in court.

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Maine Lawmakers Call For Riverview Investigation

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Key Maine lawmakers are calling for a full investigation into the state-run Riverview Psychiatric Center following a newspaper article alleging abuse of patients by workers.

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Suspect In Augusta Stabbing Arrested

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) The suspect in a weekend stabbing in Augusta has been taken into custody after a brief standoff with police.

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Cumberland County Drug Court To Remain Open

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Portland program intended to keep drug addicts out of jail is staying open after Gov. Paul LePage intervened to end a dispute between the Department of Corrections and court officials.

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19 Mainers Died From Work-Related Injuries In ’12

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A new report from Maine's Bureau of Labor Standards says 19 Maine workers died from occupational or work-related injuries in 2012.

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Babe Ruth’s original Yankees contract up for sale

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The baseball legend's first New York Yankees contract is expected to fetch over $1 million when it goes up for auction next month.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, Sept. 23.

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Ravens owner apologizes for not demanding Ray Rice video

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The owner of the Baltimore Ravens apologized, saying it "never crossed my mind" and he was "deeply sorry."

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Bears strike early to hold off Jets

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The Jets trailed 14-0 early on and while the home side battled hard to come back, getting within five points in the fourth quarter, the Bears were able to hold them out.

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Boxing champ Mike Tyson helped rescue a crash victim

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The former world heavyweight came to the aid of a motorcyclist who crashed on an interstate in Las Vegas last week.

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Would you drink a beer-flavored latte? Starbucks wants to know

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Dark beer lovers take note. Starbucks Corp is testing a "dark barrel latte" in a handful of its cafes in Ohio and Florida.

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Home rum? Online booze delivery service is booming

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Less than 10 days after launching, an online beer run and convenience store service says business is so good, it is already considering expansion.

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Detecting jaundice in babies? There could be an app for that

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A new smartphone application still in development may someday help parents and health care providers screen for jaundice in newborns.

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More Americans see influence of religion waning

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Nearly three-quarters of the public think religion is losing influence in American life, according to a poll released on Monday.

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Being a couch potato could cause depression

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A new analysis ties too much sitting at the computer or lying around watching TV to a greater risk of depression.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Football player’s inspiring speech

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This Austin, Texas high school football star has words everyone should live by and his post-game speech is going viral.

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Jada Pinkett Smith signs on to ‘Magic Mike’ sequel

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The star says she has been cast in a role that was initially intended for a man.

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Tim McGraw, Faith Hill to be honored by Nashville symphony

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The country couple will be recognized for their philanthropy work in their hometown.

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Randy Travis determined to regain full speech after stroke

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More than a year after suffering a debilitating stroke, the country star is still on a difficult road to recovery.

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Reality TV matriarch Kris Jenner divorcing

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She filed for divorce from her husband Bruce Jenner, the gold medal-winning Olympic athlete, almost a year after they announced their separation.

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Boxing champ Mike Tyson helped rescue a crash victim

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The former world heavyweight came to the aid of a motorcyclist who crashed on an interstate in Las Vegas last week.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Football player’s inspiring speech

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This Austin, Texas high school football star has words everyone should live by and his post-game speech is going viral.

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Charlie Sheen wants to return to ‘Two and a Half Men’

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The "Anger Management" star was fired from the sitcom in 2011 following a public feud with the executive producer.

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