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BOSTON (AP) — Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez's tattoos aren't the first to be used as evidence in a murder trial. Body art has played a role in a surprising number of criminal cases nationwide, though legal experts concede that tattoos by themselves are rarely a deciding factor...
BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — A Maine college is set to unveil a rare photograph of President Abraham Lincoln's inauguration from 1861. The Bowdoin College Museum of Art in Brunswick acquired the photo at auction in October and will unveil it Thursday. It's the first inauguration to...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A pro-Trump PAC linked to L.L. Bean heiress Linda Bean is now reporting donations it never disclosed to the federal government last year. The amended filings by Making Maine Great Again LLC say Bean donated $30,000, not $60,000 as the political action...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's economy is expanding and voters just approved billions of dollars in tax increases, yet Gov. Jerry Brown this week projected a budget deficit for the first time in four years and called for spending cuts. So what's going on? The paradoxical...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage has gone three months without a press conference and has retreated to friendly talk-radio stations and conservative online outlets. It appears the new normal for Maine journalists is covering LePage's often unchallenged,...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal investigators in New Mexico are trying to piece together the final moments of two sisters and their children who were found dead on tribal land just days after authorities issued an alert that they were missing and might be in danger. The FBI on...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Aiming to combat sexual harassment on public transportation, the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority unveiled an around-the-clock counseling hotline Wednesday to provide support to riders who experience unwanted sexual advances. The launch of the...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest storm to wallop Northern California whipped up a small tornado that downed trees and fences near Sacramento. Here's what you need to know about twisters in California, which occur regularly but in limited numbers and force. ___ HOW BIG WAS TUESDAY'S...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Republican Gov. Paul LePage has gone three months without a press conference and retreated to friendly talk radio stations and conservative online outlets. It appears the new normal for journalists is covering LePage's often unchallenged, sometimes...