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Ballot Tampering? Handle with Care

RE: MAINE

Maine hasn’t had many ballottampering controversies, but it looks like the state Senate will open its session with a doozy.  A tight race for a District 25 open seat saw Democrat Catherine Breen leading by just 32 votes. More...

World

INSIDE KOBANI: Kurdish civilians endure IS fight

KOBANI, Syria   One of the few signs of life in this northern Syria border town is the old bakery, revived by Kurdish fighters battling the Islamic State group.  Closed down for some 20 years, the production line now bakes two tons of dough More...

Maine

Statehouse will have dozens of new faces

AUGUSTA   After more than two decades working in law enforcement, Scott Cyrway says he thinks he can handle just about anything — even the Maine Legislature.  More...

Nation/World

Ferguson developments at a glance

ST. LOUIS   President Barack Obama planned to hold meetings today on the Ferguson situation, and a few members of the St. More...