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Autopsies Set for Mother, Children Killed in Fire

Police say a state medical examiner is scheduled to conduct autopsies of a mother and three children who died in a mobile home fire in Caribou, Maine.

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Maine’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged in October

Maine officials say that the state's unemployment rate held steady in October at 5.8 percent.

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Maine’s Northern Counties See Most Income Growth

Federal data shows two of Maine's northernmost counties posted the fastest personal income growth in the state in 2013.

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Maine Risks Funding Cut Over Food Stamp Policy

Federal officials say Maine risks losing funding to administer its food stamp program unless it makes clear to recipients that having their photos placed on electronic benefit transfer cards is optional.

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Feds Scold Maine Over Food Stamp Photo Policy

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The federal government has threatened to pull funding it provides to Maine to administer the food stamp program unless the state makes clear photos are not required on the cards used to receive benefits.

GENERIC KITTEN

Lost New Mexico Kitten Ends Up In Maine

WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) - A New Mexico woman's missing kitten has been located in Maine, although exactly how the feline made the 2,300-mile trip remains a mystery.

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Maine Home Sales Surge 26 Percent In October

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Sales of existing single-family homes in Maine surged more than 26 percent in October when compared to the year-ago month as people looked to move into hew homes before winter set in.

GENERIC PRISON

Bangor Man Gets 7 1/2 Years for Drug Charges

BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ A Bangor man has been sentenced to seven and a half years in prison for distributing the synthetic drug known as bath salts.

GENERIC INVESTIGATION

Police: Long Island Lobsterman’s Death Accidental

LONG ISLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine state police say the death of a lobsterman who was found in a driveway outside his home was accidental.

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Police: 18-Year-Old Murder Suspect Attempts Suicide

ALFRED, Maine (WGAN) – York County Sheriffs say 18-year-old Dylan-Lee Collins jumped off a second level landing at the York…

GENERIC COUNTERFEIT MONEY

Maine Heating Prices Drop Another 3 Cents

A Maine government survey says the average statewide cash price for heating oil dropped another 3 cents in the past week.

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Maine Man Pleads Guilty to Lying About Pesticide

The U.S. Attorney's Office for Maine says a Calais man pleaded guilty to making a false statement to federal agents regarding his sale of a pesticide.

CARIBOU FIRE 112014

Mother, 3 Children Identified in Deadly Maine Fire

The fire marshal's office says a fire that ripped through a mobile home in northern Maine killed a 28-year-old woman and her three young children.

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This panda is pumped to see the first snowfall of the season.

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REVIEW: Third installment of ‘Hunger Games’ doesn’t disappoint

In this image released by Lionsgate, Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen, right, and Liam Hemsworth portrays Gale Hawthorne in a scene from "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1."

Reluctant hero Katniss Everdeen faces the broiling drama of a budding revolution in "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1."

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Modern version of ‘All in the Family’ in the works

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The groundbreaking '70s sitcom is being reworked for a 2015 audience.