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Maine bans Native American mascots in all state schools

Maine became the first state to ban the use of Native American mascot in all of its public schools on Thursday, setting a precedent in the nationwide debate over the names and depictions of groups used by amateur and professional sports teams. Continue reading

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Maine man kills fox with shovel after it attacks woman, chases dogs

A woman in the Maine town of Bowdoinham was attacked by a potentially rabid fox that her neighbor later killed with a shovel, authorities say. Continue reading

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‘Queer feminist mermaid’ Dem aims for Senate seat of Maine’s Susan Collins

A self-described “queer feminist mermaid” is running to unseat U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, prompted by Collins’ vote last year that helped to confirm Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Continue reading

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Maine man used unsuspecting father as getaway driver for bank robbery, police say

A man who robbed a Maine bank Tuesday used his unsuspecting father as his getaway driver, police said. Continue reading

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Maine boy, 6, dies after being hit by bus while biking: police

Authorities in Maine have identified the first-grade student that was killed Wednesday after being run over by a school bus while riding his bicycle. Continue reading

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Maine gov signs bill changing Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day

The governor of Maine on Friday signed a bill into law that makes Columbus Day further known as Indigenous Peoples’ Day. Continue reading

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Maine legislators push to remove ‘he’ and ‘him’ from state’s laws and replaced with gender-neutral terms

A bill working its way up through Maine’s state legislature Friday is calling for words like “he” and “him” to be scrubbed out of the wording of its laws – and instead be replaced with more gender-neutral terms. Continue reading

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Maine state trooper killed after being struck by detached wheel on interstate, officials say

A Maine state police trooper on the scene of a disabled car died on Wednesday after he was hit with a stray truck wheel, officials said. Continue reading

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