LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Warmth of Other Suns” is receiving an honorary degree from Bates College.
BATH, Maine (AP) — Police say a Bath man who led police on a car and foot chase and allegedly tried to run down a sheriff’s deputy has been arrested.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine prison inmate who was pepper-sprayed while restrained and then not allowed to wash his face for more than 20 minutes has sued the guard who sprayed him.
BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — The Maine Fire Service Institute in Brunswick will receive $154,714 in federal money for training equipment.
NEW YORK (AP) — A Norman Rockwell painting of Boston Red Sox players has sold to a private buyer for $22.6 million.
LIVERMORE, Maine (AP) — Police say a 6-year-old girl was injured this week when a Jeep Wrangler she was playing inside began moving.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A proposal by the city of Portland to charge shoppers for disposable plastic or paper shopping bags has moved forward after a city council committee voted to lower the proposed fee and send it to the full council.
PARIS, Maine (AP) — The trial of a West Paris woman charged with being drunk and reading a text message when her car crashed, killing two teenage passengers, is winding down.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Sanford man charged with emailing sexually explicit videos of children to an undercover federal agent has pleaded guilty.
Police say they are searching the cellphone records of two people suspected in a fatal hit and run in Paris.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Poland man has been sentenced to three years of probation, six months of which must be served in home confinement, for stealing about $10,000 in mileage reimbursements from the U.S.
LYMAN, Maine (AP) — Three families whose children were allegedly abused at a now-closed Lyman day care center have filed lawsuits.
NORTH WATERBORO, Maine (AP) — The Maine medical examiner’s office has ruled the death of a teenager whose body was found in Lake Arrowhead to be an accidental drowning.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who was stripped of the right to a court-appointed lawyer before being convicted of robbery is due to be sentenced.
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — The search for a new president for the University of Southern Maine has been launched.
A Lewiston man was sentenced on Thursday, for transporting child pornography.
OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine (AP) — An out-of-court settlement has been reached in a wrongful termination lawsuit brought against Old Orchard Beach by its former town manager.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Two lighthouses off the coast of Maine are being auctioned by the federal government.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Painter Alex Katz will speak at a Portland hotel in June at an event hosted by the Portland Museum of Art.