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Augusta Fire Displaces 13

Thirteen people are searching for new homes after an Augusta, Maine fire displaced them.

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GM recalls 717K vehicles, not for ignition switches

General Motors Co. announced six recalls covering more than 700,000 vehicles in the United States for varying reasons.

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LePage Wants to Require Work for Food Stamp Users

Maine Gov. Paul LePage wants to require food stamp recipients to work while receiving benefits.

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Senate panel approves Veterans Affairs nominee

Bob McDonald, President Obama's choice to run the VA, looks set for an easy Senate confirmation.

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These middle school kids might be the next big metal band

These Brooklyn boys don't need junior high talent shows, they've just signed a million-dollar deal.

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Broncos’ owner Pat Bowlen battling Alzheimers, steps down

Bowlen, 70, is one of the NFL's most well-known owners and guided the Broncos to six Super Bowl appearances during his 30 years at the helm.

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University of Southern Maine Names New President

University of Southern Maine officials say former Central Maine Power chief David Flanagan will lead the state's second-largest university as its new president.

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‘The Best Man’ set for ‘threequel’

The new film appears to pick up from news Howard's character drops at the end of the "The Best Man Holiday," which was released last November.

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Target hopes to make shopping a ‘snap’

The In a Snap app will let you scan items in magazines and add them to your shopping cart.

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Michael Jackson’s hometown to name school for him

A school in Michael Jackson's Indiana hometown will be named for the late pop star.

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Plane with first coffins of MH17 victims leaves Ukraine

A Dutch air force plane carrying the first 16 coffins with the remains of victims of the downed Malaysian airliner is on its way to the Netherlands.

GENERIC COUNTERFEIT MONEY

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Portland To Consider A Minimum Wage Hike

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Portland is considering a plan to raise the city's minimum wage to $9.50 per hour, two dollars more than the current statewide minimum.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, July 23.

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Will Ferrell bringing ‘Manimal’ to big screen

The "Anchorman" star and his producing partner are planning another feature film.

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LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

The basketball star sent cupcakes to his neighbors, apologizing for the ruckus caused by his homecoming.

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Dancing Grandpa is the best Grandpa

This man might need two canes to walk, but he doesn't need any help to dance!

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Seven ex-NFL players appeal concussion settlement

Seven retired players are appealing a settlement between the league and former players stemming from a lawsuit over concussions.

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Hernandez murder trial to start in January

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez will be tried in January for the murder of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd last summer.

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CEO: Clippers will lose players if Sterling stays

The L.A. Clippers CEO says the team could face an exodus of players, sponsors, and fans if embattled owner Donald Sterling is still associated with the team.

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California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

Fresh peaches, plums, nectarines, and pluots sold at major retailers including Kroger and Costco are being recalled over concerns of possible listeria contamination.

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Litchfield Woman Faces Sex Trafficking Charge

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A Litchfield woman faces a felony charge of aggravated sex trafficking for allegedly coercing a 17-year-old girl into prostitutio

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Jimmy Fallon & The Rock’s 80s workout video

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Jimmy Fallon and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson air some of their long-lost workout tapes and prove that "you've gotta hustle for the muscle."

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Farmington Apartment Struck By Lightning

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FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) - Fire officials say a lightning strike started a blaze at a Farmington apartment building that caused as much as $100,000 in damage.

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Ex-Market Basket Boss Wants To Buy Company

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TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) - The former chief executive of the Market Basket supermarket chain whose ouster has led to employee protests, customer boycotts and empty shelves wants to buy the entire company.

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Man Struck and Killed By Train

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NORTH BERWICK, ME (WGAN) - A man was struck and killed by the Downeaster last night.