June 23, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

A Hollowed-Out Economy and a Drowning Democracy

Gov. Paul LePage carries water for America’s corporate oligarchy. (Webster’s Dictionary defines oligarchy as “government in which power is in the hands of the few.”)  More...

Obituaries

Mark P. Pelletier

BATH — Mark Paul Pelletier, son of Raynold and Rolande Pelletier, ended his long battle with Graft vs. Host disease at the Spaulding Hospital in Cambridge, MA, and passed into the arms of the Lord on Wednesday, June 18, 2015. More...

World

Major heat wave in Pakistan’s Karachi kills more than 400 people

KARACHI, Pakistan   A scorching heat wave across southern Pakistan’s city of Karachi has killed more than 400 people, authorities said today, as morgues overflowed with the dead and overwhelmed hospitals struggled to aid those clinging to More...