January 7, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Fake news online

OTHER VOICES

“But I read it on the Internet, so it must be true” is the satirical theme of a State Farm Insurance TV commercial. More...

Commentary

GOP health care law succeeds despite Maine Democrats

GUEST COLUMN

One of Maine’s most overlooked news stories in 2013 was the incredible thing that happened to our health insurance market. More...

Obituaries

David G. Child

BRUNSWICK — David G. Child of Brunswick, ME, died Jan. 2, 2014, at Parkview Hospital in Brunswick. He was born in Concordia, Kan., on Nov. 21, 1933, son of Cecil and Della Child. More...

World

Rape becoming prominent voter issue in India

NEW DELHI   The 16-year-old reported that she had been gang raped, only to be raped again by the same men the next day and later threatened for going to the police in eastern India. More...

Nation/World

Dueling surveillance rulings stir legal ripples

WASHINGTON   Opposing court rulings on the National Security Agency’s massive phone record surveillance — one threatening the program and the other supporting it — are stirring fast legal footwork as both cases start to wind th More...