Maine News

5:41 am , 07/26/2015 WMTW

June is legacy month for President Barack Obama.

After the Supreme Court, for a second time, refused to gut the Affordable Care Act and a deal with Republicans revived his trade agenda, Obama is two-thirds of the way to three big wins that will help d...

7:51 am , 06/30/2015 Sun Journal

NEW YORK (AP) — The era of free checked suitcases on JetBlue has come to an end. The airline proudly proclaimed itself a holdout on fees for years, allowing passengers to check one bag for free. Now it will charge up to $25 for checked luggage.

7:51 am , 06/30/2015 Sun Journal

NEW YORK (AP) — The era of free checked suitcases on JetBlue has come to an end. The airline proudly proclaimed itself a holdout on fees for years, allowing passengers to check one bag for free. Now it will charge up to $25 for checked luggage.

7:30 am , 06/30/2015 Bangor Daily News

Good morning from Augusta, where the long-awaited final showdown on the $6.7 billion biennial budget is upon us. Gov. Paul LePage last night made good on his promise to veto the budget, teeing the spending bill up for veto override votes in the House and Senate today. If lawmakers fail …

7:19 am , 06/30/2015 WMTW - News

Could Barack Obama's great week mark a turning point in his poll numbers?

After months of stagnant approval ratings, a new CNN/ORC poll finds that for the first time in more than two years, 50% of Americans approve of the way Obama is handling the pre...

7:09 am , 06/30/2015 Sun Journal

CARMEL (AP) — Authorities have released the name of the woman shot by a sheriff's deputy in central Maine after advancing toward the deputy holding what was described as a homemade weapon.

7:09 am , 06/30/2015 Sun Journal

CARMEL (AP) — Authorities have released the name of the woman shot by a sheriff's deputy in central Maine after advancing toward the deputy holding what was described as a homemade weapon.

7:09 am , 06/30/2015 Sun Journal

CARMEL (AP) — Authorities have released the name of the woman shot by a sheriff's deputy in central Maine after advancing toward the deputy holding what was described as a homemade weapon.

6:57 am , 06/30/2015 Sun Journal

AUGUSTA (AP) — Maine's Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is now accepting applications for the state's antlerless deer hunting permit lottery. Online applications for the upcoming deer hunting season are due by 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 17.

6:51 am , 06/30/2015 Sun Journal

ALFRED (AP) — An Old Orchard Beach woman has pleaded guilty to stealing Christmas wreaths and arrangements from grave sites in a Saco cemetery to decorate her own properties during the holidays.