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A fire in a Portland apartment Friday left at least four people dead. (Photo credit WGME)

5 Dead, 1 Critically Hurt After Maine Apartment Fire

Fire swept through a two-apartment building housing students from the University of Southern Maine on Saturday morning.

11/01/2014

Surveillance footage of child rape suspect Greg Lewis in Connecticut, officials say. (Southbridge police photo)

Southbridge Child Rape Suspect Now Sought In Oregon

Gregory Lewis, already wanted in Massachusetts, North Carolina and Colorado, is now a suspect in a potential Oregon assault.

10/26/2014

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New England’s Best Family Weekend Getaways

Boston is great, but getting away for the weekend with your family is great too! Check out these short jaunts your family will love.

10/25/2014

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America’s Best Fall Break Destinations For College Students

Take a break from your college studies with a mini-vacation this fall at one of these top destinations for college students.

10/21/2014

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Best Destinations For The Wine Lover’s Vacation

While Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.

06/10/2014

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New Maine-Nova Scotia Ferry Cancels Trips For Maintenance

The new ferry running between Portland and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, is going to go offline after the holiday weekend for maintenance.

05/23/2014

Downtown Portland (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Best Budget Vacation Destinations

Check out these top five vacation destinations in the U.S. for those on a budget.

04/08/2014

PORTLAND, OR - JANUARY 11: Wesley Matthews #2 of the Portland Trailblazers shoots the ball against the Boston Celtics on January 11, 2014 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon.(Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

8th Straight Loss For Celtics

The Trail Blazers handed the Celtics their 8th straight loss.

01/12/2014

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American Cities With The Best Public Transportation Systems

One of the best ways to cut down on our carbon footprint is to use mass transportation, which of course is much easier to do when cities offer convenient transit options. Find out which American cities have the best public mass transportation systems and how they have been recognized.

12/17/2013

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Portland, Maine Votes To Legalize Recreational Marijuana; Police Plan To Ignore Ordinance

A new law legalizing marijuana for recreational use went into effect Friday in Maine’s largest city, providing a symbolic victory that marijuana advocates intend to use as a springboard to a statewide law.

12/06/2013

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