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Zumwalt Warship Christened by US Navy

The United States Navy christened its new stealth destroyer, the USS Zumwalt, at Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine on Saturday. The $3.3 billion, 610-foot-long battleship is the largest and most technologically advanced destroyer in naval history. Anne Zumwalt and …

50-Foot Snowman Called “Granddaddy” Built By Minnesota Farmer 50-Foot Snowman Called “Granddaddy” Built By Minnesota Farmer

It is certainly no surprise to anyone living in the United States that there has been a lot of snow that has fallen in the Midwest, along with many other parts of the country, and in some places that never …

Zumba Instructor Busted for Prostitution Released Zumba Instructor Busted for Prostitution Released

Zumba instructor, Alexis Wright, 29, convicted of using her fitness studio as a front for a prostitution ring was released from jail Saturday, four months shy of completing her 10-month sentence. Wright was released early for good behavior and participating …

Zumba Instructor Out of Jail Early Zumba Instructor Out of Jail Early
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The Zumba instructor who was running a prostitution ring out of her store front Zumba studio has been released from jail early. Alexis Wright left the York County Jail in Alfred, Maine on Saturday morning after serving a little less …

Drunken “Joker” Arrested in Maine Drunken “Joker” Arrested in Maine

Police in Pittsfield, Maine arrested a drunken man dressed as the Joker early Sunday morning, after the aspirant Batman villain wrecked his car. Authorities say 64-year-old Dennis Lalime struck multiple trees and rocks with his 2002 Buick Regal, a little …

Missing Toddler’s Mom Speaks Out Missing Toddler’s Mom Speaks Out

The worst nightmare for almost any parent to imagine involves having one’s child harmed. Trista Reynolds is living that nightmare. The following video shows Trista Reynolds being interviewed a year after her daughter’s disappearance. Ayla Reynolds, the beautiful blue-eyed blonde-haired …

Lobster Shell Disease Moving Towards Maine Lobster Shell Disease Moving Towards Maine

A shell disease that has run rampant through New England’s lobster industry for years, has moved northward to the lobster-filled grounds off of the Maine coast. The disease does not cause harm to humans and was first noticed in southern …

Missing Man Walks By News Crew Right After They Wrap Up Report On HIs Disappearance Missing Man Walks By News Crew Right After They Wrap Up Report On HIs Disappearance

It’s hard not to worry when a man goes missing for 16 hours. For one town, that worry turned into surprise when the missing man unexpectedly showed up on a live broadcast about his disappearance. WMTW reports that Robert McDonough, …

Marijuana Tax, Legalization Being Considered in Maine Marijuana Tax, Legalization Being Considered in Maine
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A bill in the Maine legislature that would legalize and tax marijuana has gained some considerable support. According to a report from the Bangor Daily News, the legislation now has 35 co-sponsors. The bill, LD 1229 or “An Act to …

Boy Killed by Dad’s Plow Truck in Accident Boy Killed by Dad’s Plow Truck in Accident
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A Maine family is in shock this week after a father accidentally ran over his 6-year-old son with a snow plow truck. The Portland Press Herald is reporting that Kevin Capponi of Greene, Maine was plowing snow from his driveway …

Grandma Has Daughter’s Baby Via Surrogate Birth Grandma Has Daughter’s Baby Via Surrogate Birth
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“Grandma has daughter’s baby” has weird science written all over it. It’s not the plot of a bad 80s movie though as a Maine woman recently did give birth to her own grandson. The science behind the feat is even …