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No one was injured in the fire that ruined two apartment buildings on Center Street Ave in Bangor, fire chief Tom Higgins told NEWS CENTER Maine,

'I always considered the CDC to be the gold standard. I don't anymore,' Sen. Susan Collins said during a Senate Health Committee hearing Tuesday.

It's not fiction. The Asian giant hornet is a threat to crops nationwide. Now, a Florida medical expert is helping track them down.

Abigail Mack's essay, which talks about how she grappled with the word 'parent' but without the 's,' has been shared by millions of people.

A Windham man plans to donate profits from Fight Coffee to fight human trafficking.

Rep. Liz Cheney called out leaders of her own party on the eve of a vote that could oust her from House Republican leadership.

LG Fleurine started 'Love Exists' two years ago. Clothing with a message he hopes will have a lasting impact.

LD 1668 would close Long Creek Youth Development Center and reallocate the funds to housing and mental health resources.


WATCH LIVE: President Trump visits Treworgy Family Orchards in Levant.

The Obamas are headlining YouTube's virtual graduation ceremony, alongside BTS, Lady Gaga and many others.

#BREAKING: Jared Golden wins in nation's first federal race decided by ranked-choice voting

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"He took the hit for the kids" - Witnesses say a man pushed children out of the way before a car struck him at a Sanford baseball game