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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, April 7

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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4 weeks ago

Last chance for 2015 tax deductions

If you are in the process of preparing your 2015 tax return and find yourself horrified by the amount you owe or disappointed by the paucity of your refund, you have one last chance to cut the bill by paying yourself instead of Uncle Sam.

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White House to transfer Ebola funds to combat Zika virus

ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Pres WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional officials say the Obama administration is about to announce it will transfer…

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4 weeks ago

Republican Collins urges U.S. Senate hearings on high court pick

A moderate Republican senator heaped praise on President Barack Obama's Supreme Court nominee, bucking Senate Republican leaders in calling for confirmation hearings but saying she was not optimistic enough others in her party would agree.

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Republican Cruz crushes Trump in Wisconsin, says party will unite

Republican Ted Cruz easily won the Wisconsin presidential primary on Tuesday, dealing a blow to front-runner Donald Trump's hopes of amassing enough delegates for the party's nomination and boosting chances of a rare contested convention.

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4 weeks ago

10 FOR TODAY: Wednesday, April 6

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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4 weeks ago

Obama urges Congress to take action on corporate tax reform

President Barack Obama on Tuesday urged Congress to take action to stop U.S. companies from taking advantage of tax loopholes that allows them to avoid paying sufficient taxes.

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1 month ago

Islamic State hints at attacks on the West

The Islamic State militant group released a video on Tuesday suggesting it may carry out further attacks in the West, naming London, Berlin and Rome as possible targets.

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1 month ago

GOP appeal to conservatives with health care, immigrant cuts

Trying to win over conservatives, House Republicans are sweetening their budget proposal by putting several programs on the chopping block

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Trump pushes border wall plan to drum up votes as Wisconsin loss looms

U.S. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump proposed blocking money transfers to Mexico by illegal immigrants until that country agrees to pay for a border wall, pushing immigration policies that have won him votes as he faced likely defeat in Wisconsin's primary.

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1 month ago

Divided U.S. Supreme Court cautious about taking new cases

With a seat vacant possibly until next year, the U.S. Supreme Court is accepting fewer cases and seeking compromises as it tries to avoid being hamstrung by 4-4 deadlocks on such contentious issues as abortion, birth control and immigration.

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1 month ago

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, April 5

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today:.

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3 hours ago in Local

New Rules For Fishermen In Growing Jonah Crab Business

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Fishing regulators say there will be a new limit on how many Jonah crabs fishermen will be allowed to harvest.

4 hours ago in Local

LePage Mulls Senate Run If Not Selected By Trump

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LEWISTON, Maine (AP) Maine's governor says he hopes Donald Trump picks him to be part of his administration if the presumptive Republican presidential nominee is elected. If not, Gov. Paul LePage says he has other plan

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Game of Thrones’ inspired Mother’s Day gift will be a hit

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Still looking for a last minute gift for mom? Jimmy Kimmel has got you covered.

8 hours ago in Local

Pirates Leaving Portland

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) The Portland Pirates of the American Hockey League are poised to leave their Maine home in favor of Springfield, Massachusetts.

18 hours ago in Local

Fishing Panel Urges Obama Not To Set Atlantic Sea Monument

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A key interstate fishing commission is calling on the White House to shoot down or dramatically limit a proposal for a national monument in the Atlantic Ocean.

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