April 5, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Sports

Lofty times for Huskies’ Sam & Jacki

Sam Purcell and Jacki Kelly two keys to USM’s lacrosse success

The University of Southern Maine women’s lacrosse team is riding high these days, sporting a 6-2 record. More...

Letters

Neighborhood wrong place for train facility

To the Editor:  I read JT Leonard’s article regarding concerns I have raised about the proposed train layover facility to be built in the Brunswick West neighborhood (“Gerzofsky says residents ‘abused’,” April 3, Pa More...

Worship

Ancient site unearthed in Iraqi home of Abraham

BAGHDAD   British archaeologists said Thursday they have unearthed a sprawling complex near the ancient city of Ur in southern Iraq, home of the biblical Abraham.  The structure, thought to be about 4,000 years old, probably served as an ad More...

Maine

LePage vetoes bill on teen tanning

AUGUSTA (AP) — Gov. Paul LePage announced Thursday that he vetoed a bill to prohibit tanning facilities from allowing those under 18 years of age to use tanning machines.  More...

Nation/World

U.S. employers add 88,000 jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added just 88,000 jobs in March, the fewest in nine months and a sharp retreat after a period of strong hiring. More...