Associated Press stories and articles.
Barbara Bush Remembered in Maine
KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — Former first lady Barbara Bush is being remembered in Maine for her promotion of literacy, her welcoming ways and her sense of humor.
Maine Likely Paid Unemployment to Unqualified People
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A state audit says Maine must strengthen oversight to ensure it's only paying unemployment claims to active job-seekers.
Woman to be Sentenced for Role Drug Killing in Northern Maine
HOULTON, Maine (AP) — A Massachusetts woman is due to be sentenced this week after pleading guilty to felony murder and robbery in drug-related killing in northern Maine.
Mainers Saddened by News of Barbara Bush’s Failing Health
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Gov. Paul LePage says he and his wife are keeping former first lady Barbara Bush and the Bush family in their prayers.
Maine Spring Hunt Nears for Wild Turkey
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The season for hunting wild turkeys begins on April 28 with Youth Spring Wild Turkey Day and then expands to most of the state on April 30.
Maine State Police Veteran Nominated to Take over as Chief
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage says he's nominating a veteran of the Maine State Police to serve as the agency's new chief.
Arrest Made Following Spate of Robberies in Southern Maine
WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — Westbrook police have made an arrest following a spate of armed robberies across southern Maine.
Maine Woman Alleges She Was Shackled in Dog Cage Chained to Floor
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine woman who says she was taken from Florida to Maine while shackled inside of a dog cage has filed a federal lawsuit.
Rescue Dog Helps Owner Escape Fire in Central Maine
FAIRFIELD, Maine (AP) — A rescue dog is being hailed as a hero for helping her owner escape a fire in Maine.
New Legal Pot Compromise Faces Steep Odds In Maine
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A new attempt to create a legal framework for marijuana sales in Maine is up for a key vote.