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Co-Pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 Researched Suicide and Cockpit Door Security

Co-Pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 Researched Suicide and Cockpit Door Security

| April 2, 2015

BERLIN (AP) – The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appears to have researched suicide methods and cockpit door security in the days before the plane crashed last week. Duesseldorf prosecutors said Thursday investigators found a tablet computer at Andreas Lubitz’s apartment. They said they were able to reconstruct searches from March 16 to March 23. […]

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Man Charged in New Brunswick Snake Deaths

Man Charged in New Brunswick Snake Deaths

| March 31, 2015

A 38-year-old man from Montreal, formerly of Campbellton, has been charged in connection with the deaths of two children.  Jean Claude Savoie has been charged with one count of criminal negligence causing the deaths of brothers Noah and Connor Barthe.  Four-year-old Noah Barthe and his six-year-old brother Connor both died on August 5, 2013 in Campbellton.  Autopsies […]

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More than 500 Maine Children Waiting to be Adopted

More than 500 Maine Children Waiting to be Adopted

| March 30, 2015

There is a shortage of foster and adoptive homes available in the state.  The Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) drew attention to this increasing problem Monday.  According to a press release, in Maine, there are currently 1,990 children in foster care.  Of those children, 502 are seeking adoption. “Unfortunately, the number of […]

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Police Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery

Police Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery

| March 29, 2015

The Presque Isle Police Department is asking the public to help locate a person who attempted to rob Graves Shop & Save Sunday afternoon.  They are asking anyone that recognizes the person and/or clothing from the photos to contact them immediately.  It is believed this person was last seen at the Freshie’s Gulf gas station […]

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Man dead, Woman Injured After Snowmobile Accident in Nackawic, N.B.

Man dead, Woman Injured After Snowmobile Accident in Nackawic, N.B.

| March 25, 2015

A New Brunswick man is dead after a snowmobile crash in Nackawic.  According to RCMP, a 29 year old man from Durham Bridge, N.B. and a 29 year old woman from Oromocto, N.B. were riding on a snowmobile Tuesday night.  The man died at the scene after loosing control of the snowmobile and crashing into […]

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