Convicted Pedophile Appears On Volunteer List For Democratic Campaign In Maine

Politics | Phillip Stucky
Protesters await Judge Roy Moore outside the Mid-Alabama Republican Club's Veterans Day Program in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, U.S., November 11, 2017. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry -

‘Fill in the gaps in federal harassment/discrimination law’

Wicked Shady Representation

Opinion | Adam-James Grant

Once again, rich and powerful forces are telling Mainers what to think and how to vote.

One Key Obamacare Repeal Holdout May Be Angling For A Governorship

Politics | Robert Donachie
Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) talks to reporters as she arrives for a Senate healthcare vote on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., July 27, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘I have some ideas for economic development’

Transgender Student Says She Was Banned From Christian School Over Sex Change

Education | Grace Carr
A woman with a rainbow flag lays on grass during the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) community rally "VIII St.Petersburg Pride" in St. Petersburg

‘It’s a big loss, I mean they lost a big student’

ACLU Sues Maine Because It Won't Pay For Abortions

US | Grace Carr
Newborn babies are pictured at the university hospital of Leipzig, eastern Germany, on January 2, 2012. (WALTRAUD GRUBITZSCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Unfair treatment

Planned Parenthood Sues Over Maine Abortion Law

US | Grace Carr
A bomb scare shut down a Planned Parenthood clinic in Southern California on Saturday morning, but no one was injured. (Photo: REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni)

Want midwives and nurses to be able to perform abortions

Woman Would Rather Go To Jail Than Take Down Trump Signs

US | Grace Carr
U.S. President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up to supporters at the Phoenix Convention Center during a rally on August 22, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona. An earlier statement by the president that he was considering a pardon for Joe Arpaio,, the former sheriff of Maricopa County who was convicted of criminal contempt of court for defying a court order in a case involving racial profiling, has angered Latinos and immigrant rights advocates. Ralph Freso/Getty Images.

‘If I have to sit in jail for the rest of eternity, that’s my choice’

Democratic Candidate For Maine Governor Says State's Whiteness Is 'Bad News'

Politics | Amber Athey
The Maine State House in Augusta, Maine. (Felix Lipov/shutterstock)

‘Maine is going to be in trouble’

Maine Governor: Taking Down Confederate Monuments Like Tearing Down 9/11 Memorial

Politics | David Krayden

‘How can future generations learn if we are going to erase history: that’s disgusting.’

Maine Court Rules Noise Ordinance Can Shut Down Pro-Life Protestors

US | Grace Carr
Demonstrators hold up placards during a Planned Parenthood rally outside the State Capitol in Austin, Texas, April 5, 2017. REUTERS/Ilana Panich-Linsman

‘This would be a reasonable restriction outside clinics’

Machete-Wielding Clown Arrested In Maine

US | Gabrielle Okun
Clown with queer expression on his face. Shutterstock/ Nomad_Soul

He wanted to copy previous creepy clown sightings

Workers Using Marijuana May Be Protected From Employer Drug Testing

US | Steve Birr
The bud of a marijuana plant. Shutterstock/Steve Ikeguchi

‘Risks more employers leaving the state’

Maine Democrat Apologizes After Threatening Trump

Politics | Henry Rodgers
Maine State Rep. Scott Hamann, via legislature.maine.gov

‘This is not language I typically use’

Maine Democratic Rep Makes Physical Threat Against 'Pu**y' Trump

Politics | Chuck Ross
Maine State Rep. Scott Hamann, via legislature.maine.gov

‘Trump is a half term president, at most’

The Drug Crisis Is Pushing Nearly Half A Million Kids Into Foster Care

US | Steve Birr
NORWICH, CT - MARCH 23: Oxycodone pain pills prescribed for a patient with chronic pain lie on display. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘Heartbreaking to watch a baby go through withdrawal’

Maine Gov: 'A Shutdown Is Necessary For The Future Of Maine'

Politics | Jack Crowe
Maine Governor Paul LePage testifies before a U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee hearing to review draft legislation on hydropower, on Capitol Hill in Washington May 13, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst -

‘Let’s play chicken’

Maine's Answer To Opioid Crisis: Ban Gifts To Doctors

US | Anders Hagstrom
Maine Governor Paul LePage talks to reporters (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘Addiction often starts in doctor’s offices’

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’