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  1. Lawsuits: Portland, Maine, diocese hid sex abuse by priestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    Six men have sued the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland, Maine, claiming church leaders concealed allegations that a priest sexually abused children for decades. The suits were filed in November by men from Maine, New Hampshire and New York and were made public this week.

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  2. Lobster, schlobster: Seaweed is Maine's hot new productRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    In this Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, photo, aquaculturist and entrepreneur Tollef Olsen inspects kelp growing in a beaker at a lab at the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine. The school's new Macroalgae Nursery and Research Cluster rears sugar kelp that can then be transferred to experimental or commercial farms in coastal Maine waters.

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  3. Maine woman tapes free coats to light poles for the needyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    A woman in Portland, Maine, is starting a campaign to encourage people to tape free coats to light poles to help the needy this winter. Gabby Kaper taped several jackets with notes on them in downtown Portland.

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  4. In New England, low heating oil prices buy some timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    In this Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, file photo, a driver for an oil delivery company fills his truck at the Sprague terminal in South Portland, Maine. New England is getting another break on heating oil prices this winter, with potential savings of hundreds of dollars per customer, providing breathing room for a region with some of the nation's highest energy costs.

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  5. $338M fund in deadly oil train derailment close to approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | 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.

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

    Sep 20, 2015 | 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.

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

    Sep 18, 2015 | 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.

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  8. 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.

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  9. 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.

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