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7 COVID-19 Deaths Linked To Maine Wedding, Victims Did Not Attend
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Tropical Storm Isaias batters U.S. Northeast
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Maine restricts swimming after woman killed by shark
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Maine Supreme Court approves ranked-choice voting ahead of presidential electionMaine's Supreme Court has cleared the way for the state to use a system of ranked-choice voting in a presidential election. CBS News campaign reporter Cara Korte joined CBSN to discuss the process.
Maine warns of potential coronavirus exposure at airportPeople who were at the airport between 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Sunday might have been exposed, the Maine CDC said.
How Ginsburg’s Death Has Reshaped the Money Race for Senate DemocratsFrom Alaska to Maine to the Carolinas, Democratic strategists working on Senate campaigns described a spontaneous outpouring of donations the likes of which they had never seen. A Republican surge is..
The Supreme Court opening quickly becomes a central issue in Maine’s Senate race.
Lisa Murkowski, Susan Collins oppose vote on Ruth Bader Ginsburg replacement before electionMurkowski joins Sen. Collins of Maine as the only two Senate Republicans to explicitly reject the idea of voting on a nominee before the election.
Murkowski opposes filling Supreme Court seat before the electionMurkowski is the second Republican, behind Senator Susan Collins of Maine, to voice opposition to filling the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Supreme Court seat before the November election.
Biden will stand up for workersThe BDN Opinion section operates independently and does not set newsroom policies or contribute to reporting or editing articles elsewhere in the newspaper or on bangordailynews.com. Patrick Carleton..
Seasonal workers in Maine brace for long winter amid coronavirusThousands of seasonal workers are entering their coldest, slowest season without their annual financial safety net, robbed by COVID-19 of a summer's worth of tourism-driven business.
Residents angry after Maine wedding linked to 7 virus deaths"I don't think they should have had the wedding," said a member of the church where the ceremony was held.
G.O.P. senators are struggling in key states, a Times poll found.A New York Times/Siena College survey showed Joe Biden leading President Trump by wide margins in Maine and Arizona, and effectively tied in North Carolina. Susan Collins trailed her Democratic rival..
Polls: Coronavirus Pulls Down Trump and GOP Senators SufferA New York Times/Siena College survey showed Joe Biden leading President Trump by wide margins in Maine and Arizona, and effectively tied in North Carolina. Susan Collins trailed her Democratic rival..
Officiant of Maine wedding liked to 7 deaths remains defiantRev. Todd Bell has urged people to put their trust in God over government and questioned the wisdom of masks.
Maine wedding linked to deaths of 7 people who didn't attendThe August wedding reception at the Big Moose Inn in Millinocket is linked to more than 175 confirmed cases.
Deadly wedding in Maine: 7 deaths, 175 people infected with Covid-19A US wedding which violated social distancing rules has resulted in 175 coronavirus infections and seven deaths.The August 7 nuptials saw more than 65 guests attend the reception at Big Moose Inn in..
How a Maine college plans to maintain low infection ratesColleges nationwide are suffering from the coronavirus outbreak, but one small college in Maine plans to keep the number of cases low by ramping up testing. Dr. Jon LaPook reports.
5 deaths and 175 virus cases now linked to Maine weddingThe virus cases stemming from the wedding have spanned hundreds of miles.
147 COVID-19 cases and 3 deaths now linked to Maine weddingA wedding in Maine last month has now been linked to three coronavirus deaths, as well as outbreaks at both a jail and a nursing home.
Heat wave hits Maine's watersMaine has become a summer hot spot in more ways than one this year. Water temperatures in the Gulf of Maine -- stretching from Cape Cod to Nova Scotia -- are warming faster than anywhere else in the..
COVID-19 spread at Maine wedding now linked to 143 cases, one death, outbreak at jailThere are now 143 COVID-19 cases linked to a Maine wedding, including one person who died, a state CDC spokesperson said.
123 coronavirus cases linked to wedding reception in MaineThe wedding has been linked to COVID-19 outbreaks at a local jail and a nursing home.
RNC takeaways night 2: Melania Trump speaks of 'harsh reality' of racial unrest, Pompeo stirs controversyRepublicans sought to show a softer side to Donald Trump, with remarks from a Maine lobsterman, a Wisconsin dairy farmer and first lady Melania Trump.
A lobsterman's friendPulling lobster traps way out in the middle of the Gulf of Maine can be a lonely job. But for 15 years, Captain John Makowsky had company – a gull he named Red Eye, who showed up one day in 2005 and..
One person dead after wedding reception in Maine linked to virus outbreakAt least 32 people linked to the event have tested positive for coronavirus, hospital officials said.
Thousands of chicks arrive dead to farmers amid USPS turmoilAt least 4800 chicks shipped to Maine farmers through the US Postal Service have arrived dead in recent weeks after rapid cuts hit the federal mail carrier's operations. US Rep. Chellie Pingree, a..
Thousands of chicks shipped to farmers by mail arrive deadMaine lawmaker said she has received dozens of complaints from people trying to raise chickens.
12/21: Icy storm stretching from Texas to Maine; Hollywood Park runs its last raceMany areas from the Texas Panhandle to northern New England are being affected by a dangerous ice storm; and, after 75 years, famous racetrack Hollywood Park is closing to make way for housing and a..
'The political challenge of her life': Maine Sen. Susan Collins trailing in bid for 5th term, polls find"Senator Collins faces the political challenge of her life," said Quinnipiac University Polling Analyst Tim Malloy.
Tropical Storm Isaias gains strength as it heads for the CarolinasTropical Storm Isaias is gaining strength as it churns toward the coast of the Carolinas. Nearly 120 million Americans are in the storm's path, and warnings stretch from South Carolina to Maine. Chip..
Woman killed in Maine's first great white shark attack identified as 63-year-old from NYCJulie Dimperio Holowach, a 63-year-old woman from New York City died Monday after a great white bit her approximately off the shore of Bailey Island.
New York woman killed in Maine shark attackAuthorities in Maine said a rare great white shark attack killed a New York City resident. Officials warned swimmers to excercise caution in the state's Casco Bay region. (July 28)
Maine shark attack: US woman killed by great whiteThe 63-year-old was killed by a great white shark - in the first ever deadly attack recorded there.
Swimmer Is Killed in Maine Shark Attack, Officials SayA 63-year-old New York woman died in Maine’s first fatal shark attack, the authorities said. Sharks rarely attack humans but are following seals, their natural prey, north, experts say.
Woman was killed in what is believed to be first unprovoked shark attack in MaineOfficials believe it's the first unprovoked shark attack in Maine.
Maine woman killed in an apparent shark attack, the first unprovoked attack in the stateExperts say unprovoked shark attacks are incredibly rare. Monday's incident, one professor said, was the first unprovoked shark attack documented.
Fact Checking Trump's Claims on Election BattlegroundsFrom lobsters in Maine to ethanol in Iowa to the oil fields of Texas, the president has tried to bolster his case for re-election by promoting localized — and factually challenged —..
Maine Dem. Gideon wins primary, will face CollinsMaine House Speaker Sara Gideon has beaten two Democrats for the right to challenge U.S. Sen. Susan Collins this fall. (July 15)
Sessions Falls in Alabama, and Gideon Rises in MaineAlabama sides with Trump, and anti-G.O.P. energy builds in Maine: This is your morning tip sheet.
Sara Gideon Wins Nomination to Challenge Susan Collins in MaineMs. Gideon, backed by the Senate Democratic campaign arm and outside political groups, had long been the favorite to challenge Senator Collins, the sole remaining New England Republican in Congress.
Sessions Pays the Price for Incurring Trump’s Wrath, Losing Alabama Senate RaceIn Maine, Sara Gideon was facing limited competition for the Democratic primary and the chance to face Susan Collins in a race that has become the priciest Senate campaign in the state’s history.
Live Updates from Primary Elections in Alabama, Texas and MaineJeff Sessions hopes to win back his old Senate seat in Alabama, while primary and runoff elections are taking place in Texas and Maine.
Biden vs. Trump 2020 Live Updates: Trump Talks Up Tuberville as Alabama VotesJeff Sessions hopes to win back his old Senate seat in Alabama, while primary and runoff elections are taking place in Texas and Maine. Joe Biden is releasing a new clean energy plan.
What Time Do Polls Close in Alabama, Maine and Texas?Jeff Sessions is fighting for his political life in an Alabama race that will signal the strength of President Trump’s hold on his base. And in Maine, the spotlight is on which Democrat will face..
Susan Collins Battles for Survival in MaineThe fourth-term Republican is staring down a better-funded challenger and national headwinds, all while campaigning amid coronavirus restrictions.
Warren Buffett's 'most gruesome mistake' was buying Dexter Shoe. Here's the story of his $9 billion error.Warren Buffett's "most gruesome mistake" was buying Dexter Shoe in 1993, a Maine shoemaker that soon collapsed under pressure from cheap foreign imports. The famed investor paid for Dexter with 25,203..
What the dry, hot season means for tomato cropsThis summer in Maine has been exceptionally hot and dry. Even the recent rains have been unable to make up for the dry conditions that some parts of the state have been experiencing. How might this..
Coronavirus stay-at-home orders have reduced roadkill rates in California, Idaho and Maine, study findsIn the era of the coronavirus, the number of animals killed on roads by cars declined in California, Idaho and Maine from early March to mid-April.
Shearing Sheep, and Hewing to Tradition, on an Island in MaineIn a remote area of Maine, the Wakeman family maintains the traditions of island shepherding, the cycles of which have been largely unchanged for centuries.