February 24, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Who Loves America?

We have arrived at the point where the utter tedium and desperation of personal attacks against President Barack Obama about his life story and his loyalty are no longer news. The histrionics have shed their ability to shock. More...

Obituaries

George F. Couture

BRUNSWICK — George F. Couture, 93, of Bowdoin, passed away peacefully at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, following a short illness. He was born in Bowdoin on Oct. More...

Maine

Lawyer: Man accused of luring teen via Facebook not a killer

BANGOR   A man accused of luring a 15-year-old girl to her death with a fake Facebook page was at home with his family the night of the killing, his attorneys said Monday, accusing the prosecution of making "big mistakes" in their case.  More...

Nation/World

GOP struggles for way out as Homeland shutdown looms

WASHINGTON   Divided Republicans are searching for a way out of an impasse over immigration that is threatening to shut down the Homeland Security Department within days.  More...