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  1. $338M fund in deadly oil train derailment close to approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    In this July 6, 2013 photo, smoke rises from railway cars carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Quebec. A U.S. bankruptcy trustee says he hopes checks from a $338 million settlement fund for victims of the derailment that killed 47 people can be mailed in a month or two.


  2. Judge poised to sign off on oil train disaster settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 20 | Connecticut Post

    In this July 6, 2013, file photo, smoke rises from railway cars from now defunct Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railways company that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Quebec, Canada. A settlement for victims of a fiery train derailment that claimed multiple lives is poised for final approval, but payments could be held up by a court challenge in Canada.


  3. The Best (Kale and Cheese) Scone on the Eastern SeaboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 18 | Connecticut Post

    If you have friends in Portland, Maine, you've probably heard about Tandem Coffee and Bakery . Not only is it turning out some of the most delicious baked goods I've ever tasted, it's also one of the coolest-looking coffee shops around.


  4. Doctor: 3-4 months for George HW Bush's fracture to healRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    The sun's rays shine over the Maine Medical Center Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Portland, Maine, where former President George H.W. Bush remained hospitalized in fair condition after he fractured a bone in his neck after falling Wednesday at his oceanside summer home in Kennebunkport. His spokesman said Bush suffered no neurological problems and the injury likely would be allowed to heal on its own.


  5. A factor in shark attack increase: more people in waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    Jack Cross, 9, watches as a boat patrols the coastline near Ocean Crest Pier in Oak Island, N.C., Monday, June 15, 2015. Beachgoers cautiously returned to the ocean Monday after two young people lost limbs in separate, life-threatening shark attacks in the same town in North Carolina.


  6. Resort: Backup brakes didn't deploy on Maine ski liftRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    In this photo provided by Greg Hoffmeister, first aid is administered to injured skiers at Sugarloaf Mountain Resort after a chairlift accident on Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Carrabassett Valley, Maine. Seven people were hurt when an out-of-control chair lift at Sugarloaf ski resort stopped and then headed down the mountain backward, prompting riders to jump off, officials and witnesses said.


  7. Unions begin 3 days of voting on FairPoint contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    In this Jan. 23, 2015 file photo, Fairpoint employees Amber Lyman, left, and Julie Sawtelle picket outside the Fairpoint offices in Portland, Maine. Northern New England's primary landline provider, FairPoint Communications, and two unions representing more than 1,700 workers announced Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 that they had reached a tentative agreement to end the four-month strike.


  8. Biting cold air follows latest New England snowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    Graham Jamison, right, and Austin Anschultz walk through blowing snow on Beacon Hill in Boston, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. A blizzard warning was in effect for coastal communities from Rhode Island to Maine, promising heavy snow and powerful winds to heap more misery on a region that has already seen more than 6 feet of snow in some areas.


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