LOS ANGELES (AP) — Everyone was waiting for Miley Cyrus to do something surprising at the MTV Video Music Awards, but no one expected what she did last night. Cyrus won video of the year for “Wrecking Ball” and sent a young man named Jesse to accept the award. He said he was accepting on behalf of the 1.6 million runaways and homeless youth “who are starving, lost and scared for their lives right now.” Jesse said he was one of them.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Two restaurateurs who pleaded guilty to hiring 10 or more people who were living in the U.S. illegally are going to prison.
SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) _ A Maine Civil War soldier has a new grave, thanks to the actions of one of his descendants.
Officials in the city of Portland say they are opening the first footgolf course in Maine.
Gas prices have fallen 7 cents a gallon in Maine in the last week.