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  1. Hilarious moment man smashes sheet of ice with his headRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Daily Mail

    What a pane! The hilarious moment a driver smashes a sheet of ice that formed on his car window after a storm hit Maine David Boekelheide, of Portland, Oregon, pulled of the same stunt after an ice storm passed through the city in December When Tucker Saltus' car froze over in Portland, Maine after a storm earlier this week, he rolled down the window and discovered a sheet of ice still hung over the opening. Saltus refused to let the cold get him down, and rammed his head through the ice in a humorous video he shared online.

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  2. Maine dancer dressed as a tree is arrested for blocking a busy intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Daily Mail

    He was also arrested in 2009 for an elaborate ruse to steal an enormous sign from a Chili's restaurant in Bennington, Vermont A 30-year-old artist was arrested after he dressed as a tree and blocked a busy intersection in Portland, Maine. Asher Woodworth was charged with obstructing a public way on Monday after he refused to stay out of traffic at the intersection of High and Congress Street.

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  3. Maine Catholic diocese pays six men abused as children by same priest $1.2million settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    The Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland, Maine, has settled a lawsuit by six men who said church leaders concealed sex abuse allegations against a former priest. The victims settled for $1.2million.

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  4. Black Lives Matter protester claims mugshots of Muslim women...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Black Lives Matter protester claims mugshots of Muslim women without their hijabs were released in 'public shaming' that violates freedom of religion Protester Matthew Raymond said two other Muslim women are pictured without their heads covered, even though they wear hijabs every day It is Cumberland County Jail policy to take two photos if a Muslim woman is arrested wearing a hijab - one with it on, and one with it off A Maine sheriff's department is investigating whether the rights of Muslim protesters were violated when they were booked into a county jail. Four Muslim women who were among the 18 people arrested at a Black Lives Matter protest in Portland last month had two mugshots each, showing them both with and without their hijabs.

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  5. Trump admits he was wrong about nonexistent Iran cash-delivery...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Trump admits he was wrong about nonexistent Iran cash-delivery video after two days of insisting he'd seen it - and Hillary's VP says he's 'confused' Trump claimed Wednesday that Iran released footage of the Obama administration's $400 million cash drop in order to embarrass the U.S. His campaign admitted Wednesday night that the video he saw was news 'b-roll' footage of a different aircraft delivering hostages to Switzerland 'The plane I saw on television was the hostage plane in Geneva, Switzerland,' Trump tweeted, 'not the plane carrying $400 million in cash going to Iran!' Donald Trump changed course Friday morning on a controversial claim he had made three times in the previous 48 hours, suggesting he was mistaken when he said he had seen secret footage of a January 17 government ransom payment arriving in Iran.

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  6. 'Plain Jane', 55, who was given a stunning surprise makeover breaks ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Daily Mail

    'Plain Jane', 55, who was given a stunning surprise makeover breaks down in tears when she looks in the mirror, after getting a new hairstyle for the first time in 30 YEARS Lynn Daly, 55, hadn't changed her hair for three decades when she visited the Today show in New York City The Florida resident seemed nervous about her makeover, but was blown away by the results, crying as she saw her new look in the mirror The makeover team had cut her hair and colored it, given her new clothes, and applied make-up to her bare face Three decades is a long time to go without getting a new hairstyle, so when one self-described 'Plain Jane' finally got a new look after 30 years, it was quite an emotional moment.

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  7. Obsessive Taylor Swift fan showed up at the star's mansion so he...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Obsessive Taylor Swift fan showed up at the star's mansion so he could ask her to marry him - two days after he was arrested for exposing himself in the road A man obsessed with Taylor Swift has been arrested after showing up at her Rhode Island mansion claiming that he wanted to marry her - two days after he flashed to a passing motorist. Joseph Bernatche was arrested last Tuesday by police in Maine after running into the street and exposing himself to a car driver.

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  8. Grace under fire: Owner of Maine restaurant 'Grace' slammed by gun...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Daily Mail

    A restaurant owner in Portland, Maine, has come under attack by gun advocates after she announced she would not allow assault rifle users to eat at either of her venues. Anne Verrill, announced on the Facebook page of her fine-dining restaurant Grace that after the massacre in Orlando gay club Pulse on Saturday, owners of AR-15 assault rifles were not welcome there or at her other restaurant in Falmouth.

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  9. 'Huge' meteor soaring across the night sky above Maine is captured...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Primarily seen in Maine, it was also visible from Vermont, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Massachusetts, New York, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Ontario, and Quebec A Maine police sergeant looking for speeders managed to unwittingly capture a fireball streaking across the sky on his dashboard camera. The bright flash - visible from several states early Tuesday - was apparently left by a meteor burning up as it passed through the earth's atmosphere.

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  10. Passengers on cruise ship docked in Maine may have norovirusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2016 | Daily Mail

    More than a quarter, 252 out of of 919, have been hit by the virus On a 'Old England to New England' voyage between Southampton in the UK and US Federal health officials said passengers aboard the first cruise ship to dock in Portland, Maine, this season may have norovirus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 27 percent of the passengers aboard the Balmoral, operated by the Fred Olsen Cruises, have gotten sick since the cruise began April 16. The CDC reported that 252 of the 919 passengers on the Balmoral have fallen ill, as well as eight members of the 502-member crew.

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