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1-6 Steve Mistler

State House Bureau Chief for the Portland Press Herald, Steve Mistler joins to talk about the upcoming legislative agenda coming up in Augusta, and more!

Local Headlines

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Ex-President of Charity Gets 4 Years for Embezzling $4.6 M


The former president of a Maine charity has been sentenced to four years in prison for embezzling $4.6 million from the organization.

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Judge Finds Man Charged with Mailing Cyanide Competent


A federal judge says a Maine man charged with mailing cyanide to a suicidal Englishman is competent to stand trial.

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Officials Say Child Died After Showing E. Coli Symptoms


Maine public health authorities have confirmed that an Androscoggin County child died and another was hospitalized after both showed symptoms associated with E. coli bacteria.

National Headlines

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Making headlines this week


Here's a look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

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Fed official still looking at 2015 rate hike


A voting member of the Federal Reserve's policy committee says he believes the economy is on a satisfactory track and an increase in interest rates is likely to be appropriate in either October or December.

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House slams regulators for not catching VW for years


Volkswagen U.S. chief executive blamed "individuals" for cheating on diesel emissions tests as lawmakers attacked environmental regulators for failing to catch the fraud for years.

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Research is beefing up meat with healthy omega-3s


People have long been told they can decrease their risk of heart disease by eating more omega-3 fatty acids, including seafood and walnuts.