Maine

This booking photo released Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018, by the York County Sheriff's Office shows Derek Tarbox, arrested on burglary charges.
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December 26, 2018 - 6:40 pm
WATERBORO, Maine (AP) — Authorities in Maine say a man broke into a home, had a bite to eat, watched TV and even got a car ride from his unsuspecting victim. The York County sheriff's office said 35-year-old Derek Tarbox broke into a Waterboro home Sunday afternoon, took a shower, got dressed in...
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The American flag flies at half-staff in honor of President George H. W. Bush at Walker's Point, the Bush's summer home, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Kennebunkport, Maine.
AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty
December 09, 2018 - 6:20 pm
KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — "Poppy" and "Bar" are gone, but the passing of George H. W. and Barbara Bush won't mean an end to children's laughter, splashing in the pool, barking dogs or clinking horseshoes at the family's property on the Maine coast. The former first couple's children,...
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State health inspectors are investigating a restaurant that gave lobsters marijuana to mellow them out.
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October 31, 2018 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — State health inspectors are investigating a restaurant that gave lobsters marijuana to mellow them out. The Maine Department of Health investigated a restaurant that offered "smoked" lobster meat, a dish made with lobsters...
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October 25, 2018 - 5:42 pm
(CNN) -- Maine draws about 36 million tourists each year with four seasons' worth of enticements, from white sandy beaches to world-class skiing. But the northeasternmost US state can't seem to get enough young people to move there. So, officials have hit upon the ultimate incentive: Move to Maine...
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Maine Lobster
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September 19, 2018 - 11:05 pm
SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Maine (AP) — These lobsters are going to pot in more ways than one. A Maine lobster pound is banking on using marijuana to try to make cooking the crustaceans a little more humane. The business, Charlotte's Legendary Lobster Pound in Southwest Harbor, is owned by a registered...
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In this Aug. 21, 2018, file photoSen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, speaks with reporters on an escalator at the Capitol in Washington.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File
August 31, 2018 - 8:22 am
By Lisa Mascaro, AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain is being remembered as a last lion of the Senate, with few others matching his stature. But the next generation of mavericks might come from the ranks of Senate women. Susan Collins of Maine, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska,...
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President George H.W. Bush
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June 04, 2018 - 1:47 pm
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush is leaving a Maine hospital after being treated for low blood pressure and fatigue. A Bush spokesman tweeted Monday that the president "deeply" appreciates the care and good wishes he has received. The 41st president is 93. He posted a...
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Former President George W. Bush, son of Barbara Bush, is seen here with his father former President George H.W. Bush, at his mother's funeral. Barbara Bush died on April 17.
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May 27, 2018 - 2:28 pm
By Maegan Vazquez MAINE (CNN) -- Former President George H.W. Bush was taken to a hospital in Maine on Sunday after experiencing low blood pressure and fatigue. "I guess he partied too hard with the American Legion yesterday," wrote Jean Becker, Bush's chief of staff, in an email to the former...
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