January 15, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

The Victims of Drug Testing

EDITORIAL

After some changes were made that would hopefully prevent Maine from being sued by the federal government — again — the LePage administration is moving forward with a plan to test some welfare recipients for illegal drugs.  More...

Commentary

Another LePage Inaugural

GUEST COLUMN

LePage’s second try at governing is underway.  As observed in this term’s inaugural prayer, we, as a democracy, have been blessed with choosing our own leadership. More...

Obituaries

Amy E. Tripp

BRUNSWICK — Amy Elizabeth Tripp, 44, of Brunswick, ME, passed away on Jan. 12, 2015. She was born on May 18, 1970, daughter of Verdi Lester and Margaret Farrar Tripp. More...

World

France cyberdefense chief: 19K cyberattacks on websites in last week

PARIS   In what France’s cyberdefense chief calls an unprecedented surge, about 19,000 French websites have suffered cyberattacks since a rampage by Islamic extremists left 20 dead in Paris last week.  More...

Nation/World

Dad defends son accused in plot to attack U.S. Capitol

CINCINNATI   The father of an Ohio man accused in a plot to attack the U.S. More...