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Tapes surface of ‘Jihadi John’

Tapes surface of ‘Jihadi John’

| March 3, 2015

LONDON (AP) – Audio tapes have surfaced in which a man identified as “Jihadi John” complains about scrutiny from British intelligence services. The tapes contained a man identified as Mohammed Emwazi describing to the Muslim advocacy group CAGE his encounters with British agents in 2009. They were played by the BBC Tuesday and discussed on-air by CAGE […]

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Trial of Maine man convicted of kidnapping and murder could end Thursday

Trial of Maine man convicted of kidnapping and murder could end Thursday

| March 3, 2015

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – The trial of an Orono man accused of using Facebook to lure a teenager to her death could end as early as Thursday. Kyle Dube  is charged with kidnapping and murder in the 2013 death of 15-year-old Nichole Cable. Authorities say closing arguments could wrap up by Thursday, at which point […]

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23rd Annual Can-Am Crown Sled Dog Race

23rd Annual Can-Am Crown Sled Dog Race

| March 2, 2015

And they’re off. The 23rd Annual Can-Am Sled Dog race has begun. “They love to see the dogs barking and anxious to go. The dogs will literally look back at the mushers in the start line saying, hey it’s time to go and it’s fun, ” says Can-Am 250 Trail Boss, Dennis Cyr. “So we […]

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Trial of Maine man accused of killing teen resumes

Trial of Maine man accused of killing teen resumes

| March 2, 2015

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – Testimony resumes today in the trial of Orono man Kyle Dube , who’s accused of luring Old Town teen Nichole Cable with a bogus Facebook profile and then killing her in 2013. Detectives, friends and relatives took the witness stand in the trial last week and jurors heard a recording of […]

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75-car pilup on I-95 likely to be the largest in Maine history

75-car pilup on I-95 likely to be the largest in Maine history

| February 27, 2015

ETNA, Maine (AP) – State police say the 75-car pileup that injured at least 17 people on Interstate 95 on Wednesday morning is likely the largest motor vehicle crash in state history. Police say the pileup began in Carmel and Etna when the vehicles became entangled in chain-reaction crashes caused by snow and speed.

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