November 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Obama’s Immigration Move Stokes Partisan Fires

In just 30 years, the U.S. population will increase by 84 percent, mostly resulting from a massive and wave of immigrants.  More...

Obituaries

SERVICE NOTICE

Marilyn E. Rogers

A memorial service for Marilyn Elizabeth Rogers, who passed away on Sept. 14, 2014, will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, at the Phippsburg Congregational Church, 10 Church Lane in Phippsburg. More...

World

U.S., Turkey still not in sync on Syria

ISTANBUL   Vice President Joe Biden today will become the latest in a parade of U.S. officials trying to push Turkey to step up its role in the international coalition’s fight against Islamic State extremists.  More...

Maine

Fire kills mother, 3 kids in deadly month

PORTLAND   Firefighters rushed into a burning mobile home in far northern Maine early Thursday but they were too late to save a 28-year-old woman and her three children killed in the inferno — the latest fire deaths in a devastating month More...

Nation/World

Obama sets off on a sales mission on immigration

WASHINGTON   President Barack Obama and his allies, confronting a buildup of GOP criticism, are seeking to sell the president’s executive actions on immigration as good politics and good policy.  More...