January 15, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Affordable care in Maine, by the numbers

A report issued Monday demonstrated that, of the approximately 130,000 Mainers expected to be in the market for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, about 10 percent have signed up for a plan thus far. More...

Obituaries

Judith D. Bachman

WINTHROP — Judith Davis Bachman, 68, of Winthrop, Maine, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, after a short battle with lung cancer. More...

World

A look at Egypt’s draft constitution

CAIRO   Egypt’s more than 52 million voters are voting Wednesday to decide whether to approve the country’s rewritten constitution, which limits the scope of Islamic law and introduces new articles seen as a victory for rights advoca More...

Maine

House overrides LePage food bill veto

AUGUSTA ( AP) — The Democratic-controlled Legislature has voted to override Republican Gov. More...

Nation/World

House ready to OK $1.1 trillion budget

WASHINGTON   Shunning the turmoil of recent budget clashes, Congress is ready to approve a massive $1.1 trillion spending bill for this year, a compromise financing everything from airports to war costs and brimming with victories and setbacks f More...