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Portland issues Yellow Zone parking ban

The City of Portland has issued a Yellow Zone parking ban for Thursday night into Friday morning for snow removal.

Pelosi: 14 million reasons why Schumer is wrong

Nancy Pelosi says there are 14 million reasons why Chuck Schumer is wrong.

In an intraparty feud about political strategy, the House minority leader called out the No. 3 Senate Democratic leader for saying on Friday that it was a mistake for Democrat...

Biden defends immigration in Irish op-ed

Vice President Joe Biden invoked his Irish heritage while making a full defense of President Obama's immigration action in an op-ed for IrishCentral, a news website based in New York.

Saying his ancestors traveled to the United States in the 1840s an...

Tom Hanks to host DC Christmas Tree lighting

Actor Tom Hanks and his wife, actress and singer Rita Wilson, will co-host the National Christmas Tree lighting next week, the National Park Service announced Wednesday.

Crash in Berwick kills 1

Berwick police say a Nissan sedan slid into a box truck on Wednesday afternoon and the Nissan driver was killed.

Snow doesn't stop volunteers from helping needy

The snow may be slowing a lot of Thanksgiving plans, but not for two local groups serving those in need this holiday.

Storm causing widespread power outages

Widespread power outages are likely from the the nor'easter slamming Maine on Wednesday.

The National Weather Service said Wednesday evening that the power outages will increase due to the heavy weight of the snow on the trees.

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Elizabeth Warren calls out Obama on nominee

Elizabeth Warren is accusing President Obama of again putting Wall Street regulation in the hands of Wall Street insiders.

Vehicle crashes into Monmouth fire truck

United Ambulance took two people to a Lewiston hospital after a sport utility vehicle struck a Monmouth fire truck on Wednesday afternoon.

Storm creates dangerous travel conditions across state

A powerful storm is creating dangerous travel conditions on one of the busiest travel days of the year.