April 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Afrank financial talk about end of life care

Put the bottle on the shelf, children, and come and sit down here. We're going to discuss death, calmly and quietly.  Well, not death, precisely, but the six months or so leading up to death, and the costs of those months.  More...

Obituaries

Wilson Rexford Collamore Sr.

WISCASSET — Wilson Rexford Collamore Sr., “Rex,” 62, passed away peacefully in the arms of his loving wife, on March 29, 2014. Courageously and stoically, he fought a very hard battle with lung cancer.  More...

World

Suicide bomber kills 6 in Kabul

KABUL, Afghanistan   A suicide bomber wearing a military uniform killed six police officers today inside the heavily fortified Interior Ministry compound in the heart of Kabul, authorities said, the latest in a wave of violence as the Taliban th More...

Nation/World

Release of American spy would be a high-stakes gamble

WASHINGTON   The Obama administration is bringing the U.S. closer than it has been in years to granting convicted spy Jonathan Pollard an early release in a high-stakes gamble to advance Mideast peace talks.  More...