June 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

LePage’s Bare-Knuckled Leveraging

Governor LePage’s politics is all stick and no carrot. He’s a man on a mission with no interest in finding accommodation for anything in the way of that ideological imperative. More...

Obituaries

James A. Fay

James Alan Fay, age 91, died peacefully on June 2, 2015, surrounded by his loving family.  More...

World

Afghan prosecutor killed by sticky bomb

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A district attorney in an increasingly volatile northern province in Afghanistan was killed today by a sticky bomb that was attached to his car, an Afghan official said.  More...

Nation/World

Lawyer: Officer didn’t target black teens at pool, was strained from earlier calls

DALLAS   A white Texas police officer was not targeting minorities when he wrestled a black teenage girl to the ground and brandished his gun outside a pool party, his lawyer said, but rather was fraught with emotion after responding earlier to More...