Rabid Raccoon Charges Woman, She Holds Its Head Under Water Until Dead

US | Eric Lieberman
A snarling raccoon ready to pounce. [Shutterstock - Vital9s]

‘I’ve never killed an animal with my bare hands’

Maine High School First In US To Provide Sports Hijabs

Sports | Kent Strobl
Kuwait's Najlaa I M Aljerewi, wearing a hijab, runs during the women's triathlon competition at Songdo Central Park during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon September 25, 2014. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: SPORT TRIATHLON RELIGION) - RTR47MG5

‘We honor individuality’

Maine ACLU: Female Genital Mutilation Should Not Be A Crime

Politics | Anders Hagstrom
Prisca Korein, a 62-year-old traditional surgeon, holds razor blades before carrying out female genital mutilation on teenage girls from the Sebei tribe in Bukwa district, about 357 kms (214 miles) northeast of Kampala, December 15, 2008. The ceremony was to initiate the teenagers into womanhood according to Sebei traditional rites. REUTERS/James Akena

One of the eight high-risk areas in the country

Convicted Child Molester Working For Maine's Largest Left-Wing Group

Politics | Phillip Stucky
Protesters on K street. (Phillip Stucky, TheDCNF)

Lane was seen working with young volunteers

Maine Democrats Join Republicans To Tweak Min Wage Bill

Business | Ted Goodman
The Maine State House in Augusta, Maine. (Felix Lipov/shutterstock)

A rare example of bipartisanship

VIDEO: Maine Dems Caught On Cam Laughing About Rising Suicide Rates Among White Males

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘I almost thought, yeah. GREAT!’

Susan Collins Pondering Bid For Maine Governor

Politics | Kerry Picket

‘I really don’t have a timetable for making a decision’

New Bill Protects Global Warming Skeptics From Prosecution

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A law book with a gavel - Environmental law (Shutterstock/Zerbor)

‘Bill Nye and others have called for jailing skeptics’

China Can't Stop Gobbling Up America's Lobster

World | Thomas Phippen
Alibaba Group‘s executive chairman Jack Ma (R, in white) holds a lobster (PHOTO: REUTERS/Stringer)

‘We’ve opened new markets in Asia, which is booming’

Some People Wrote 'Resist' On A Beach In Maine, And CNN Is ON It

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
CNN headquarters building (Photo: Getty)

This changes EVERYTHING

Another State Is Trying To Ban Junk Food From Food Stamp Users

US | Thomas Phippen
A little boy drinks some deliciously unhealthy soda. (Photo: Shutterstock/Dundanim)

‘you shouldn’t be using taxpayer dollars to consume junk food’

Police Struggle As Heroin Claims At Least One Life A Day In Maine

US | Steve Birr
A syringe loaded with heroin

‘We are not working hard enough as a society’

The Global Trend On Marijuana Has Never Been More Clear

World | Steve Birr
Medical marijuana pouring out of a prescription. (Shutterstock/Atomazul)

‘A social laboratory’

Donald Trump Is OFFICIALLY The President-Elect

Elections | Blake Neff
Donald Trump Campaigns In Golden, Colorado (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Receives clinching 270th vote from Texas

Maine Elector Plans Defection From Hillary To Bernie

Elections | Chuck Ross
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders listen to singer Pharrell Williams during a campaign rally in Raleigh, North Carolina, on November 3, 2016 (Getty Images)

Faithless elector says Clinton has no chance of usurping Trump

Marijuana Legalization Hits The East Coast

US | Steve Birr
A protester holds a marijuana flag

‘Eager to end prohibition’