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GENERIC ACCIDENT

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Driver Dead in Early Morning Bangor Crash

Bangor police are investigating an early morning fatal crash

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McIlroy wins PGA Tour player of the year

The award was announced on Wednesday and surprised no one.

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‘Twilight’ saga returning with short films

The blockbuster vampire franchise is set to return, this time in a short film format.

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Portland Woman Gets 9 Months For Embezzlement

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Portland woman has been sentenced to nine months in prison for embezzling more than $330,000 from a Chinese company that planned to invest in a Baileyville paper mill.

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Pot Robbers Identified

(WGAN- Me State Police) - State Police say they issued arrest warrants for two of the three men who robbed a Winterport man of his medicinal marijuana a week ago.

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U.S. manufacturing jobs data best since ’12

Employment in America's manufacturing sector grew at its best pace since March 2012, a new report says.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Oct. 1.

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FCC considers ban on Redskins name

Broadcasters could be fined for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans.

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Defiant Royals outfox A’s in Wild Card game

Kansas City beat Oakland in a thrilling do-or-die playoff to eke out a victory in their first postseason game for 29 years.

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Amal Alamuddin enters fashion pantheon as Clooney’s bride

With help from high-end designers, the new Mrs. George Clooney vaulted to the top of Hollywood fashion.

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Tracy Morgan ‘can’t believe’ Walmart blames him for injuries

The "SNL" star blasts the retailer for blaming him for injuries suffered in a crash that killed fellow comedian Jimmy Mack.

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White House moves to deal with child migration issue

Refugee processing centers in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala will try to deter unaccompanied minors from crossing the border on their own.

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California is first state to ban plastic grocery bags

Single-use plastic bags will disappear from California grocery stores under a first-in-the-nation state law.

FILE - This Feb. 1, 2011 file photo shows medical marijuana clone plants at a medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, Calif. Despite new rules that say only about 140 medical marijuana dispensaries are eligible to stay open, more than 450 have filed renewals to pay Los Angeles business taxes this year.

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Fake cops make off with real pot

Three armed men allegedly dressed as police to steal medical marijuana plants from a licensed grower.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jeff Goldblum’s bizarre ad

The "Jurassic Park" actor shows you the benefits of mood lighting, wearing nothing but tiny swim trunks and a bad wig.

GENERIC DEER

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Maine’s Archery Deer Hunt Begins This Week

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine’s season for hunting deer with bows and arrows is set to begin this week. The…

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 1

A look back on this day in Hollywood history.

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Middle school team runs ‘Ugly Kardashian’ trick play

Lewis and Clark Middle School's football team gets tricky with a special play called the "Ugly Kardashian."

Malcolm Young, Cliff Williams, Angus Young and Brian Johnson of AC/DC
Premiere of 'AC/DC - Live at River Plate' at Hammersmith Apollo - Arrivals London, England - 06.05.11

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Family confirms Malcolm Young battling dementia

The AC/DC rocker has been admitted to a care facility in Australia.

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Microsoft names next operating system Windows 10

Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.

Latest Headlines

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Officials: Maine Paper Mill Closing; 570 Jobs Lost

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Verso officials say they're closing the company's Bucksport mill, putting more than 500 people out of work.

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Maine Panel Approves 2014-15 Scallop Rules

GENERIC SCALLOP LARGE

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A key Maine advisory council is approving the rules for the state's forthcoming scallop fishing season.

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Oxford Woman Gets 18 Months for Fatal Crash

GENERIC COURT LARGE

PARIS, Maine (AP) _ A Maine woman convicted of manslaughter for being behind the wheel during a crash that killed two of her passengers has been ordered to serve 18 months in prison.

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Maine Clerks Prepare for Onslaught of Ballots

GENERIC VOTE

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine's town clerks are preparing for an onslaught of absentee ballots, and the failure of an early voting proposal in the Legislature means there's little hope for relief anytime soon.

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First Maine Child Tests Positive for Enterovirus

HOSPITAL SCENE-LARGE

A Maine child has tested positive for a respiratory virus that has been affecting children across the country.