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GENERIC ELVERS LARGE

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Tribe Gets Cards For Elver Catch

WHITING, Maine (AP) - Some Native Americans in Maine may now pick up electronic swipe cards that will allow them to fish for elvers in Maine and record sales of the baby eels.

stanleycup

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Blues and Avs work overtime, Wainwright beats error-prone Nats, and more.

michaels

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Michael’s craft stores confirm data breach

The biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer confirmed a security breach at certain systems that process payment cards.

GENERIC COUNTERFEIT MONEY

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Ex-Teller Sentenced For Stealing From Customers

BANGOR, Maine (AP) - A former teller at a Searsport bank has been sentenced to one month in prison and seven months of home confinement for stealing about $26,000 from customers.

boston

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10 for today: Friday, April 18

A look at the news making headlines today, Friday, April 18.

lebron

yesterday in Sports

Heat playoff run could decide James’ future in Miami

Anything less than a third consecutive NBA title could lead to the breakup of their Big Three.

mariners

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South Korean MLB prospect Choi banned for doping

Seattle Mariners prospect Ji-man Choi has been suspended for 50 games.

miley

yesterday in Music

Miley Cyrus still sick, cancels more shows

The star has postponed two more concerts on her "Bangerz" tour as she remains hospitalized.

GENERIC GAVEL LARGE 2

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Ex-Biddeford Pastor Pleads Guilty To Child Porn

ALFRED, Maine (AP) - The former pastor of a Biddeford church has avoided prison time after pleading guilty to child pornography charges.

generalmotors

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GM says recalled cars are safe

GM says cars can be driven while waiting for repairs but the automaker has not addressed a problem long known to potentially shut off the engine.

GENERIC SQUIRT GUN LARGE

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Suspended Lewiston Student Likely Involved In Game

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - School officials and police think the Lewiston High School 10th-grader suspended for having a bright yellow squirt gun at school was likely involved in a game called "Assassin."

obamacare

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Obama argues healthcare law is working, rejects Republican criticism

The president dismissed Republican critics who are using flaws in Obamacare to campaign for ousting Democrats from Congress.

recordstoreday

yesterday in Music

Record Store Day full of reunited bands, special editions

Record Store Day celebrates thousands of independent music shops around the world.

korea

yesterday in National, World

Vice principal in South Korea school ferry disaster commits suicide

Hopes are fading of finding any of the 268 missing passengers alive.

clinton

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Former ‘First Daughter’ Chelsea Clinton is pregnant

Chelsea Clinton announced she is pregnant with the first grandchild of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

roseanne

yesterday in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 18

A look back at Hollywood history.

This image released by Sony Pictures shows Connor Corum, left, and Greg Kinnear in a scene from "Heaven Is For Real."

Friday in Entertainment

REVIEW: Cast keeps ‘Heaven Is for Real’ grounded

Based on the true story described in the best-selling book, the film introduces us to a four year old boy who says he went to heaven.

kansas

Friday in National

Calls for peace at Kansas shooting memorial

The scene of a hate crime just days ago became the setting for tears, prayers and calls for peace.

davegrohl

Friday in Music

Nirvana stars relieved by Hall of Fame finale failure

Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic were just fine with the way the Rock Hall inductions ended.

obama

Friday in National

Obama budget plan would boost U.S. tax revenue, cut deficits

The Congressional Budget Office says the 2015 budget could boost tax revenues while slashing deficits by $1.05 trillion.

Latest Headlines

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Second Wave of Milder Flu Hitting Northeast

GENERIC HEALTH CARE

A second, milder wave of flu is hitting the Northeast.

Friday in Local

Police: 2 Fatal Crashes In Vassalboro, Waldoboro

VASSALBORO FATAL 4-14-14

Police are investigating two fatal crashes in Vassalboro and Waldoboro that have killed three people.

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Former Maine Tribal Official Caught In Elver Case

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New York authorities have arrested a former Passamaquoddy tribal representative to Maine's Legislature and seven other people on charges of illegally harvesting baby eels on Long Island's East End.

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Maine To Put Photos On EBT Cards This Month

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Maine Gov. Paul LePage's administration will begin putting photo identification on welfare benefit cards this month in Bangor.

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Severe Winter Ends Turkey Season In Northern Maine

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The severe winter has put an end to the turkey hunt in parts of northern Maine.