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14-year-old Maine boy admits to felony

| January 12, 2015

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) – A 14-year-old Lewiston boy will be committed to a juvenile detention facility until he turns 17 after admitting to felony aggravated criminal mischief stemming from a 2013 fire. The Sun Journal says Abdi Ibrahim will be committed to Long Creek Youth Development Center in South Portland. He was facing felony arson charges […]

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DeLorean from “Back To The Future” in legal battle

| January 9, 2015

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) – There’s a legal tussle underway over the futuristic automobile that played a co-starring role in the classic 1985 movie “Back To The Future.” The widow of automaker John DeLorean is embroiled in a lawsuit against a Texas company she says has been illegally using the DeLorean name and logo to sell merchandise. New […]

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Hunt for gunmen in Paris massacre continues

| January 8, 2015

PARIS (AP) – There are fears in France that the two heavily-armed brothers who are suspected in yesterday’s massacre at the offices of a Paris newspaper might strike again. One of the men, Cherif Kouachi, was convicted of terrorism in 2008 because of ties to a network sending radical fighters to Iraq. His lawyer confirms […]

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Fort Fairfield Residents Welcome a New Business

| January 7, 2015

Fort Fairfield residents with cans and bottles to return, can now cash them in right in town. Pop A Top Redemption Center had its grand opening Monday and a ribbon cutting yesterday. Owner Christine Fox says, they had a great turnout and positive feedback from residents. Fox says they wanted to open because the previous […]

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Dangerously Cold Temperatures this Week

| January 6, 2015

Dangerously cold temperatures will be the story this week. We’ll not only be dealing with subzero temperatures, but subzero wind chills as well. “Wind chill is the combination of the air temperature, plus the impact of the wind speed on your exposed skin,” says Meteorologist in Charge at the National Weather Service in Caribou, Richard […]

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