December 22, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Solving Maine’s Industrial Malaise

Another mill closes, just before Christmas. Another large number of people are out of work. More...

Et Cetera

CALENDAR

TUE/23  MISCELLANEOUS  CUNDY’S HARBOR LIBRARY’S COMPUTER AND INTERNET APPROPRIATE USE  POLICY DISCUSSION, 6-7p.m., Cundy’s  Harbor Library. Open to all. COMPUTER AND EREADER DROP-IN,  9a.m. More...

World

Iraq TV show makes ‘terrorists’ confront victims

BAGHDAD   Haider Ali Motar was convicted of terrorism charges about a month ago for helping to carry out a string of Baghdad car bombings on behalf of the Islamic State extremist group. More...

Maine

Entrepreneur builds a sleek ship, but will anyone buy it?

KITTERY   Even on land, the Ghost looks futuristic and fast.  The angular vessel looks like a waterborne stealth fighter. It rides atop underwater torpedo-shaped tubes powered by a pair of 2,000- horsepower gas turbine engines. More...

Nation/World

Police on alert after cop killings

NEW YORK Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to deat More...