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9:00 pm , 09/01/2014 Sun Journal

David Rand's day revolves around the sun.  The warm rays heat his water, tell him the time and help his flowers grow.  Rand, who resides in Lewiston, can tell where and when the sun will rise and set and how much daylight is gained or lost from month to month. The 8...

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9:00 pm , 09/01/2014 Sun Journal

David Rand's day revolves around the sun.  The warm rays heat his water, tell him the time and help his flowers grow.  Rand, who resides in Lewiston, can tell where and when the sun will rise and set and how much daylight is gained or lost from month to month. The 8...

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8:24 pm , 09/01/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — When Jim Pombriant needed extra help buying food, he went to his case manager at St.

8:24 pm , 09/01/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — When Jim Pombriant needed extra help buying food, he went to his case manager at St.

7:15 pm , 09/01/2014 Sun Journal

PARIS — A  Center Conway, N.H., man accused of raping a woman last summer in Fryeburg is scheduled to appear in court this week. Raymond Robblee, 49, was arrested in Conway on Sept. 5, 2013, on a charge of gross sexual assault and another sex charge.

7:15 pm , 09/01/2014 Sun Journal

PARIS — A  Center Conway, N.H., man accused of raping a woman last summer in Fryeburg is scheduled to appear in court this week. Raymond Robblee, 49, was arrested in Conway on Sept. 5, 2013, on a charge of gross sexual assault and another sex charge.

6:51 pm , 09/01/2014 WMTW - News

Pingree says it's important for Biden to see the shipyard and "get a good, close look" at the work that's done there.

4:57 pm , 09/01/2014 Bangor Daily News

EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — In the gloomy days that immediately followed the February shutdown of the local paper mill, mill workers would gather in town neighborhoods and walk every morning, sometimes for miles, Greg Libby says. They’d be in groups of three or four. They would discuss the weather, sports, …

4:30 pm , 09/01/2014 Bangor Daily News

LONDON — Pfizer isn’t giving up on striking an overseas takeover to cut its tax rate and gain a new pipeline of drugs, even as the potential cost of acquiring AstraZeneca rises. Pfizer abandoned a 69.5-billion-pound ($116 billion) effort to buy London-based AstraZeneca on May 26, and under British takeover …

3:37 pm , 09/01/2014 Bangor Daily News

NEW YORK — Beaten-down U.S. coal company stocks may receive a lift in coming weeks if deteriorating relations between Russia and the West push President Vladimir Putin to shut off Europe’s natural gas supply. The crisis in eastern Ukraine has emboldened Europe and the United States to impose broad sanctions …