Bomb In Soda Bottle Explodes At UMaine 

University of Maine authorities are investigating a homemade bomb made in a soda bottle that exploded near a freshmen dorm earlier this week. A UMaine spokesmen says a campus police officer was walking near the Stuart quad when he heard a small explosion.The officer investigated and found the remains of a soda bottle that had exploded on the ground near the dorm. Officials at UMaine say they’re relieved no one was hurt and they are trying to find out where the device came from. “There was a chemical based compound in it which caused this to happen,” says UMaine spokesman Joe Carr, “nobody was around so nobody was injured and the UMaine police department continues to investigate it.”