September 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Snooped

OTHER VOICES

Last week, Twin Cities television anchor/reporter Jessica Miles filed a federal lawsuit alleging that her driver’s license information was illegally searched about 1,380 times and her husband’s 92 times. More...

Commentary

Wasn’t the ranking supposed to improve?

GUEST COLUMN

Three years into the LePage administration, we are starting to see what effect his policies are having on Maine and its economy. More...

Obituaries

Pauline Holmsen Gallup

BURTONSVILLE, MD — Pauline Holmsen Gallup died peacefully in her sleep on Monday, September 23, 2013, at her home in Burtonsville, MD, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. She was 81.  More...

World

Car bombs across Baghdad kill 51

BAGHDAD (AP) — A wave of car bombs struck mainly in Shiite neighborhoods of Bagdad today, killing at least 51 people and wounding dozens more, officials said, the latest in relentless violence roiling Iraq in recent months.  More...

Maine

Waterkeeper movement thrives from Maine to Nepal

YARMOUTH   For 22 years, Joe Payne has patrolled the waters of Casco Bay, improving water quality, restoring clam flats, protecting young lobsters and mobilizing oil spill cleanup efforts.  More...

Nation/World

Government teetering toward shutdown

House Republicans keep up challenge to president’s health care law

WASHINGTON (AP) — A conservative challenge to the president’s health care law has the federal government teetering on the brink of a partial shutdown. More...