News

Palace: Royal baby name released

Palace: Royal baby name released

Royal officials have announced Britain's new prince's name. Photo: Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — Royal officials say Britain’s new prince has been named George Alexander Louis.

Palace officials said Wednesday that the 2-day-old baby and third-in-line to the throne will be known as His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge.

Earlier in the day, the baby met his great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth II.

His parents — Prince William and Kate — then brought him to Kate’s parents in their village near London — pretty much like any regular family.

Latest Headlines

in Local

Maine State Prison Inmate Dies At Hospital

Fresh
holloway_steven_msp.jpg

ROCKPORT, Maine (AP) - A Maine prison inmate serving a sentence for a manslaughter conviction has died at a hospital.

in Local

Final Debates On Tap For Maine Governor Candidates

Fresh
ELECTION LARGE

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The three men vying for Maine governor are getting ready to join for their final two debates this week.

in Local

Judge to Rule on Bear Referendum Injunction

BEAR-LARGE

A judge says she'll rule early next week on an injunction aimed at forcing the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife onto the sidelines during a referendum to end hunting of bears with bait, dogs and traps

in Local

Inspection Completed on Vehicle in Hayride Crash

Hayride Jeep 101714

Maine State Police have completed the inspection of a Jeep involved in last weekend's fatal hayride crash in Mechanic Falls. But the findings are being withheld for the time being.

in Local

Waterville Man Gets 3-Plus Years for Copper Theft

GENERIC PRISON

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A man caught stealing copper piping from a vacant Waterville building in July has been sentenced to more than three years in jail.