February 17, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Expand Medicaid

Close Maine’s health insurance gap now, for all our sake.  Stress. We can’t avoid it. More...

Obituaries

Frederick M. Elie

SUN CITY, Ariz. — Frederick M. Elie, 82, passed away on Feb. 6, 2015, with his loving family by his side at the Banner Boswell Medical Center in Sun City, Ariz. He was born in Brunswick, Maine, on March 27, 1932, the son of Arthur L. More...

World

Denmark: No sign gunman was planning attacks

COPENHAGEN, Denmark   Denmark's domestic intelligence service acknowledged today that prison officials alerted the agency last year to the suspected gunman in last weekend's shooting attacks that killed two people and wounded five in Copenhagen. More...

Nation/World

Holder to make case for success of policies for drug sentencing

WASHINGTON   The share of federal drug offenders subject to mandatory minimum sentences that critics call unduly harsh has plunged in the last year, according to figures Attorney General Eric Holder plans to release today in arguing for the succ More...