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  1. AP Source: Panthers fire coach Gerard GallantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | USA Today

    AP Source: Panthers fire coach Gerard Gallant A person familiar with the decision says the Florida Panthers have fired coach Gerard Gallant Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2g8xOLc Gerard Gallant, former Florida Panthers head coach, gets into a cab after being relieved of his duties following an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016, in Raleigh, N.C. Gerard Gallant was a coach of the year finalist last season after guiding the Florida Panthers to a division title and the best regular season in franchise history. The Panthers fired Gallant on Sunday night, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.

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  2. Man dressed as tree arrested for blocking trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | USA Today

    Man dressed as tree arrested for blocking traffic A man dressed as a tree was arrested Monday afternoon for blocking traffic in downtown Portland, Maine. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2fce4q3 Police said Asher Woodworth, 30, who was dressed as a tree, refused to listen to police warnings to stay out of the intersection of Congress and High Streets.

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  3. Maine landlord in fire that killed 6 faces manslaughter trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | USA Today

    Gregory Nisbet could become the first landlord convicted in Maine for manslaughter in a tenant death stemming from negligent building operation. Maine landlord in fire that killed 6 faces manslaughter trial Gregory Nisbet could become the first landlord convicted in Maine for manslaughter in a tenant death stemming from negligent building operation.

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  4. Made in Maine: Flavors only found in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | USA Today

    Made in Maine: Flavors only found in Portland Portland, Maine may be a small town but its food scene is large and growing. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2dgn7Bj Super-sized scallops are served seared atop greens, peppers, tomato, red onion and cucumber, or fried by the half-pint or pint.

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  5. Car-free Portland: Seeing Maine by trains, ferries and on footRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | USA Today

    Car-free Portland: Seeing Maine by trains, ferries and on foot Portland, Maine, and its nearby islands are easy to visit without a car. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2cs0bPE The Portland Regency Hotel is located in a former armory in the Old Port District of Portland, Maine.

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  6. Meet 'Wessie,' Maine's new legendary monster mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | USA Today

    Meet 'Wessie,' Maine's new legendary monster mystery Locals have dubbed an alleged snake "Wessie," a play on the Lochness monster "Nessie." Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2bgvVI0 A town in Maine is experiencing their very own Loch Ness monster mystery.

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  7. Police Officers Threatened in Portland, MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | USA Today

    Authorities in Portland, Maine are investigating a threat against the city's police department that was circulating on the internet, and sent to a local newspaper. The city's police chief says his officers and the community are safe.

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  8. Open Streets: 10 cities that put cars in park for a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | USA Today

    Open Streets: 10 cities that put cars in park for a day Some of the world's largest cities are saying no to cars - at least for a few hours. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/28pJTPv On three consecutive Saturdays in August, New York's Summer Streets program turns over more than seven miles of roadways to pedestrians and cyclists.

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  9. Cities go car-free for Open Streets eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | USA Today

    Cities go car-free for Open Streets events The quarterly Atlanta Streets Alive program attracts more than 100,000 participants. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tgnm72 On three consecutive Saturdays in August, New York's Summer Streets program turns over more than seven miles of roadways to pedestrians and cyclists.

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  10. Maine's must-try, locally sourced fish tacosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | USA Today

    Maine's must-try, locally sourced fish tacos Find fun riffs on traditional Mexican fare at this Old Port taqueria. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1taYM7O The original El Rayo, in a former gas station in Portland, Maine's Old Port, closed last fall after seven successful years to move to a new larger location a few blocks away, opening this month.

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  11. Lights out: Some children's hospitals take steps to ensure a good night's sleepRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | USA Today

    Between the fluorescent lights, the chatter of on-duty doctors and nurses, and being roused for things like baths and vitals checks, getting eight hours of shut-eye is challenging. Lights out: Some children's hospitals take steps to ensure a good night's sleep Between the fluorescent lights, the chatter of on-duty doctors and nurses, and being roused for things like baths and vitals checks, getting eight hours of shut-eye is challenging.

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  12. Ore. mayor won't travel to Miss. for USS Portland tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | USA Today

    Ore. mayor won't travel to Miss. for USS Portland tribute 'I will not travel to a state that legalizes bigotry,' Portland Mayor Charlie Hales says.

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  13. Thursday's forecast: Rain, snow, storms for EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | USA Today

    Thursday's forecast: Rain, snow, storms for East Find out the weather where you are and get a few tidbits of weather history. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1RYIXZZ The national weather forecast for Thursday, April 7th calls for continued stormy weather in the Great Lakes area as well as in the Southwest.

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  14. 3rd-graders help make lobster Maine's official crustaceanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | USA Today

    Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1MOtSek Surrounded by third-graders at Brewer Community School in Brewer, Maine, Maine Gov. Paul LePage signs a bill April 4, 2016, making lobsters the official state crustacean. BREWER, Maine - Maine's governor signed a bill Monday that makes lobsters the state's official crustacean , and he traveled to sign it in front of the students who informally lobbied lawmakers to make it happen.

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  15. Patient dies after falling from 6th-floor hospital windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | USA Today

    A patient died after falling from a sixth-floor window at the Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine, on Tuesday night, according to authorities. Patient dies after falling from 6th-floor hospital window A patient died after falling from a sixth-floor window at the Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine, on Tuesday night, according to authorities.

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