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Fun or unfair? Senate committee investigating Publishers Clearing House

The Senate Special Committee on Aging has issued a 259-page report on Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes, saying solicitations from the company "push the limits" of federal law.

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Related Topix: Publishers Clearing House, Retail, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson, Republican

Wed Apr 16, 2014

American Reporter

MomentumTO Their Eternal Shame

During the final debate last week, Barack Obama called John McCain on the negative ads, saying that 100 percent of his radio and television ads were negative.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, W.

Lincoln County News

Lincoln Academy Celebrates 'Historic Milestone'

Lincoln Academy broke ground on the Cable-Burns Applied Technology and Engineering Center with the help of U.S. Sen. Susan Collins at a ceremony April 11. Lincoln Academy officials join U.S. Sen. Susan Collins to break ground for the Cable-Burns Applied Technology and Engineering Center, Friday, April 11, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News

Bangor Daily News

New poll shows LePage with slim lead, but governor's race still a dead heat

Earlier this morning, the Pan Atlantic SMS Group - a Portland-based marketing and research firm - released the results of its regular Omnibus Poll to the general public.

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Related Topix: Marketing, US Governors, Paul LePage, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Daily Kos

Regret, denial, lies: How Republicans deal with the newly insured back home

Republicans are back home now, trying to keep their constituents whipped up against Obamacare to carry them through November.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Mark Meadows, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Representative Doug LaMalfa

Bangor Daily News

Shenna Bellows makes the (EMILY's) list

Though spring weather continues to be a tease, the green shoots of money are springing up for Shenna Bellows.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, ACLU, Saxby Chambliss

Bangor Daily News

Maine not prepared for a Quebec-type crude accident on rail lines

The wreckage of a train is pictured after an explosion in Lac-Megantic, in this file picture taken July 6, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Maine, Train Disaster, Canada, Jackman, ME, Fire

Sun Journal

Maine gun store owner in dispute with ATF

The U.S. wants to revoke the license of a Maine gun store owner who refused to allow a federal agent to copy records during an inspection last year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, ATF

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Bangor Daily News

$7.50 is dumb, but $10.10 sounds sweet

Social work students from the University of Maine will be in Pickering Square on Wednesday, April 16th from 3:00pm to 5:00pm to gather sigantures on letters addressed to Senator Susan Collins to raise the current minimum wage from $7.50 to $10.10.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, University of Maine

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Tuesday, April 15, 2014: Climate change, civil rights, equal pay, bone marrow donations

Last month's UN climate change report, based on input from some 1,500 scientists from around the world, contains data about the alarming effect that human-caused carbon emissions are having upon our planet.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Angus King, Opinion

Bangor Daily News

Federal funding for Maine cold case squad could come from new Justice Department grants

Attorney General Janet Mills is working with Rep. Mike Michaud to find federal funding for the creation of a cold case squad in Maine aimed at solving more than 100 open homicide cases.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Chellie Pingree, US Senate, Republican, Senator Angus King, Maine, US Governors, Paul LePage, Medway, ME

The Missoula Independent Online

Rockies Today, April 14

Top news links, courtesy of Mountain West News. U.S. senators have small brewers' back in FDA skirmish U.S. Sen. Mark Udall of Colorado, Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and Sen. Charles E. Schumer are among the senators who are helping microbrewers fend off a regulation proposed by the Food and Drug Administration that would put an end to those ... (more)

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Food and Drug Administration, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Republican

Sun Journal

Thousands in Bath cheer christening of 'most advanced Navy ship in the world'

A crowd estimated at nearly 6,000 cheered as the lead ship of a new class of destroyers - one that speakers said will be the most advanced in the world - was christened.

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Related Topix: Bath, ME, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Angus King, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Chellie Pingree

Sat Apr 12, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

New US Navy destroyer Zumwalt christened in Maine

The U.S. Navy on Saturday christened the first ship of its newest class of destroyers, a more than $3 billion, 610-foot-long warship sporting advanced technology and a stealthy shape designed to minimize its visibility on enemy radar and reduce the size of its crew.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News

Silicon Alley Insider

Why Senate Democrats Are In Trouble In One Simple Chart

And pundits are talking about how hard it will be to defend "Obamacare" on the campaign trail later this year.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics

Bangor Daily News

LePage appeals to federal government to find funding for new cold case homicide squad

Gov. Paul LePage on Friday requested that members of Maine's congressional delegation find funding for a law enforcement cold case squad focused on solving some 120 open homicide cases.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Paul LePage, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Angus King

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Lincoln County News

Lincoln Academy Celebrates 'Historic Milestone'

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins speaks at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Cable-Burns Applied Technology and Engineering Center of Lincoln Academy, Friday, April 11, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News

Bangor Daily News

New EPA wood stove standards? Sure, but get them right

Smoke from forest fires in northwest Quebec in July created hazy conditions in northern Maine, obscuring hills looking westward over the St. John Valley.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Angus King, US Governors, Paul LePage, Opinion

Bangor Daily News

Obama nominates Maine DMR Commissioner to be commissioner of salmon conservation organization

President Obama has appointed Maine Department of Marine Resources Commissioner Patrick Keliher to serve as commissioner of the Council of the North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organization.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Senator Angus King, US News

CNN

2.8 Million and Climbing

America the beautiful.... home of the free, the brave and soon, the new class of homelessness, the long term unemployed.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Jack Reed, Democrat, Senator Rob Portman, Republican, John Boehner, US House of Representatives, Lisa Murkowski, Senator Mark Kirk

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