February 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Don’t just do something, stand there

Big-government skeptics are in a bit of tizzy of late because of a couple of polls claiming that Americans are becoming more cynical about central government.  Now as a cynical less-government is-better type, I should be really pleased by this More...

Obituaries

Geraldine C. Rogers

BOWDOIN — Geraldine C. Rogers, 89, resident of Main Street in Bowdoin, formerly of Orr’s Island, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at her daughter and son-inlaw’s home in Bowdoin, in the arms of her family.  More...

World

Iran nuke talks end, next round March 17

VIENNA (AP) — Iran and six world powers ended the opening round of nuclear talks on an upbeat note today, with both sides saying they had agreed on a plan for further negotiations meant to produce a comprehensive deal to set limits on Tehran&rs More...

Nation/World

$425M Powerball ticket sold in Calif.

MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) — The lone winning ticket for the $425 million Powerball jackpot was sold at a convenience store in central California, but there was no immediate word on who may have won one of the largest lottery jackpots in U.S. More...