October 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Candidates dodge war label during campaign

Is the U.S. at war with ISIS? Is its military action in the Middle East legal?  The answers to those questions could affect the 2014 elections.  More...

Obituaries

Earl L. Stimpson

BRUNSWICK — Earl L. Stimpson, 83, of 6 Lombard St., died Sept. 19, 2014, at Freeport Nursing Home.  He was born in Brunswick on Aug. 13, 1921, the son of Earl L. More...

World

Hong Kong residents clash with protesters

HONG KONG   Pushing and yelling, hundreds of Hong Kong residents tried to force prodemocracy activists from the streets they were occupying today as tensions rose in the weeklong protests that have shut down parts of the city.  More...

Maine

Michelle Obama heads to Maine for Michaud

ORONO   About 1,500 people are expected to attend a rally in Orono with first lady Michelle Obama, who’s stopping in Maine to support Democrat Mike Michaud’s gubernatorial bid.  More...

Nation/World

Family that hosted Ebola patient confined to home

DALLAS   Four members of a family the U.S. More...