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WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu in September

September is shaping up to be a good month for streaming some hit movies and the TV series you've been meaning to check out.

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University of Maine System to Use a Fifth Local Food by 2020

Officials with the University of Maine System say the state's public universities are launching a program to use local growers and producers for a fifth of their dining hall expenditures by 2020.

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Great State of Maine Air Show Returns After Sequestration

Putting on an air show when Brunswick Naval Air Station was an active-duty base was easy: Taxpayers picked up the tab and the Navy provided hundreds of sailors to run the event.

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LePage Opposes Change to Federal Overtime Rules

Maine Governor Paul LePage and other state officials are opposing proposed changes to federal labor rules on the grounds that the rules will negatively impact employment and small businesses.

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William Shatner working on Leonard Nimoy book

"Leonard: A 50 Year Friendship" will hit the shelves next year.

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‘Deflategate’ judge to rule soon after Brady, NFL talks fail

The National Football League and its players union failed to reach a settlement in their dispute over New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game "Deflategate" suspension despite weeks of talks.

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Hulk Hogan begs forgiveness, wants back in WWE

The wrestling icon is pleading with fans for their forgiveness after he was caught on tape using a racial slur, insisting the controversial comments were made at the "lowest point" of his life.

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Gas Prices Drop Nearly a Dime in Maine

Gas prices in Maine have fallen nearly a dime per gallon in the past week.

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Kacey Musgraves adds footwear designer to her resumé

The "Follow Your Arrow" singer will introduce the Kacey for Lucchese collection in time for Christmas.

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Ronda Rousey wants you to have a ‘knockout’ breakfast

The MMA champion has teamed up with fast-food chain Carl's Jr. to pitch their latest breakfast creation.

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Scholarship gives new meaning ‘higher education’

A Colorado county is thinking about setting up the world's first public college funded with marijuana money.

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Arctic chills, messy energy politics await Obama in Alaska

Shrinking glaciers, Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy energy politics await President Barack Obama as he begins his historic trip to Alaska.

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As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals unfulfilled

Overall scores are higher than expected, though below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing.

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Man Who Drove Through Dunkin Donuts Identified

BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) Police in Maine say an 81-year-old man and five others were injured after he drove his minivan through the window of a Dunkin' Donuts store.

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The Hunt Is On For Maine’s Black Bears As Season Begins

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Maine's annual season for hunting black bears is beginning with hunters heading to the woods to check sites baited for bruins.

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Marvel announces ‘Guardians of Infinity’ comic

"The Guardians of the Galaxy" adventures will continue in this new comic book, which ties in with the blockbuster film.

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Meet the NYC garbage guru

New York City's sanitation department has its very own anthropologist-in-residence.

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U.S. considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft

Suspicions that Chinese hackers were behind a series of data breaches in the United States have been an irritant in relations between the world's two largest economies.

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U.S. Open leading men cheering for a Serena Grand Slam

Serena Williams is on the brink of the grandest achievement in tennis, the single season Grand Slam, and even the leading men at the U.S. Open championships starting on Monday are in her corner.

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Better forecasts may help avert repeat of Katrina disaster

The science of predicting hurricanes has come a long way since Katrina caught New Orleans officials off guard 10 years ago.

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WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu in September

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netflix

September is shaping up to be a good month for streaming some hit movies and the TV series you've been meaning to check out.

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William Shatner working on Leonard Nimoy book

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"Leonard: A 50 Year Friendship" will hit the shelves next year.

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Hulk Hogan begs forgiveness, wants back in WWE

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The wrestling icon is pleading with fans for their forgiveness after he was caught on tape using a racial slur, insisting the controversial comments were made at the "lowest point" of his life.