November 14, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Majority Rule Requires Runoffs

In 10 states this year, real multicandidate races developed for U.S. senator or governor.  The winner stood to be elected with less than a majority of the votes. More...

Obituaries

Nicholas “Nick” Payson

BRUNSWICK — Nicholas Payson, 73, died unexpectedly on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at his residence in Brunswick. He was born on Dec. 8, 1940, a son of Thomas and Caroline Little Payson. More...

World

Russia to G-20: We’re here. And so are our warships.

BRISBANE, Australia   Vladimir Putin is underlining his presence at a major summit of world leaders in Australia by stationing warships in waters off the country’s northeastern coast, prompting the Australian prime minister to angrily accu More...