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Christie to visit Maine, LePage on Wednesday

The newest presidential candidate, Chris Christie, has added Maine to the list of places he’ll visit this week.

Christie to visit Maine, LePage on Wednesday

The newest presidential candidate, Chris Christie, has added Maine to the list of places he’ll visit this week.

US and Cuba to announce embassy openings

The United States and Cuba on Wednesday plan to officially seal the renewal of diplomatic ties begun last year, announcing the reopening of embassies in Washington and Havana for the first time in more than half-a-century, officials said.

Lifeguards rescue 3 children caught in undertow

Three children were caught in a rip current Tuesday afternoon at Old Orchard Beach, officials said.

Trump: NBC, Univision for abandoning '51 wonderful girls'

Donald Trump says Univision and NBC "abandoned" the 51 women vying for the Miss USA crown by canceling the upcoming pageant telecast.

Organizers of the annual event, half-owned by Trump and scheduled for July 12, are arranging for a live-stream of the...

Jeb Bush is worth up to $22 million

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush is worth as much as $22 million, his campaign said Tuesday.

The former Florida governor released 33 years of tax returns -- the most ever revealed by a presidential candidate -- that showed he paid an average...

Kidney transplant recipient makes full recovery

A woman who was suffering from a rare kidney disorder received a transplant from a man who decided to donate his own kidney after reading a plea for a donor written on a car window.

River rescues keep responders busy

People whose kayaks overturned and a father and son stuck on rocks were among calls to which fire departments responded on Tuesday.

California governor signs vaccine bill

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation outlawing a family's personal and religious beliefs as reasons to exempt their children from school vaccinations.

Mexico pulls out of Trump's Miss Universe pageant

Donald Trump warned earlier this month that unsavory individuals are crossing the border from Mexico. Now the country won't be sending anyone to Trump's beauty pageant.