PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Two Maine men have filed a lawsuit against a Portland police officer they allege used excessive force and attacked them while they were handcuffed during an arrest nearly two years ago.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A Lewiston man convicted of killing a neighbor is seeking a new trial because he says a prosecutor prejudiced the jury during closing arguments by gesturing and mouthing answers behind the back of the defense attorney.
OXFORD, Maine (AP) — The Oxford Dragway will close for the season due to declining revenues and personnel problems.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The City Council in South Portland, Maine, is opposing a campaign to legalize recreational marijuana use.
MOSCOW, Maine (AP) — Police say a Maine man is facing charges for allegedly dousing a woman with lighter fluid and trying to set her on fire, then pointing a rifle at her and pulling the trigger, only to have the gun misfire.
BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — A high-profile Maine criminal defense attorney has donated $50,000 to a Brunswick mental health facility to keep it open for another year.
WELLS, Maine (AP) — A pleasant weekend drive through Maine in a classic American sports car ended on a sour note for one Massachusetts man.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A city man is under arrest after gunfire erupted in Lewiston.
STONINGTON, Maine (AP) — The Maine Department of Marine Resources is starting the process of suspending the license of a lobsterman it cited in May for one of the largest illegal lobster harvests in recent history.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine company that wants to build underwater river turbines as an alternative to diesel generators used in remote villages in Alaska is ready to begin testing a prototype.
ALLAGASH, Maine (AP) — Police say a Westbrook man has died in a weekend motorcycle crash in Allagash.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A 52-year-old Portland woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison after being pleading guilty to her eighth drunken driving offense.
Police are investigating a fatal accident in northern Maine Thursday night.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine woman who became a national figure in the fight to help survivors of military sexual assault has learned that she will receive $405,000 in retroactive disability benefits.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The University of Southern Maine Faculty Senate says it has identified more than $5 million in potential academic cuts needed to counter an administrative plan that would have laid off a dozen faculty members.
BRIDGTON, Maine (AP) — No one has been injured after a school bus with children on board went off road and into the woods in Bridgton, Maine.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A Lewiston man facing a murder charge in connection with the stabbing and strangulation of a 20-year-old Greene man has asked a judge to throw out statements he made to police.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Fifty of the most prominent ocean scientists in the country will come to the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences in Maine for a research event about the response of marine plankton to changing ocean conditions.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The federal government says the offshore Gulf of Maine’s Atlantic herring fishery is nearing its catch limit and will be restricted for nearly a year.