May 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

QUOTE OF THE DAY

Love without conversation is impossible.  — Mortimer Adler   More...

Commentary

Reimagining Wall Street

When I was young I loved watching The Adventures of Robin Hood. Not the Richard Greene series, but the big screen version with Errol Flynn. Arrows found their mark against the tyranny of the wealthy taking unjust tribute from the common people.  More...

Obituaries

Marion J. Hebert

PHIPPSBURG — Marion J. Hebert, 79, of Falmouth, died peacefully on Monday, May 11, 2015, at Maine Medical Center surrounded by her loved ones.  More...

World

Taliban attack in Kabul killed 14

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN   An overnight Taliban attack on a Kabul guesthouse left 14 people dead, including nine foreigners, in the most audacious assault by the insurgents in the Afghan capital since the start of their spring offensive, a government More...

Maine

King lobbies for Portland to host Arctic Council meeting

As climate change opens new shipping lanes, Maine is uniquely positioned to become a major player in the Arctic and Portland is poised to host the next meeting of the Arctic Council, Sen. More...

Nation/World

Closing arguments given in marathon bomber’s trial

BOSTON   Prosecutors and defense attorneys on Wednesday made their final appeals to the jurors who will decide the fate of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as they prepared to begin weighing whether to give the Boston Marathon bomber a sentence of life in pris More...