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Tiny city of Caribou, Maine, faces secessionist movement

Jul 26, 2014

Tiny city of Caribou, Maine, faces secessionist movement

Maine city, which is closer to Quebec City than Portland, the state's largest municipality.They aim to persuade voters to undo a municipal merger that took place in the 19th century, when
Fossil of world's smallest hedgehog unearthed in Canada

Jul 09, 2014

Fossil of world's smallest hedgehog unearthed in Canada

actually be upwards of 18 inches long (46 cm) and weigh a few pounds."Hedgehogs are known for the quills they use to protect themselves. The fossils were not complete enough to show whether
Shooter kills student at Oregon high school

Jun 10, 2014

Shooter kills student at Oregon high school

PORTLAND Ore. (Reuters) - A gunman walked into an Oregon high school and fatally shot a student on Tuesday before authorities found him dead a short time later.Reynolds High School in the north
LeBron scores 49, Heat take 3-1 lead over Nets

May 13, 2014

LeBron scores 49, Heat take 3-1 lead over Nets

Tony Parker to 14 points after he had scored 29 points or more in three of his last four playoff games. Coach Gregg Popovich sat Parker and Tim Duncan after Portland built a 20-point le
Mystery of MH370: Why it's still the most read story in US

Apr 21, 2014

Mystery of MH370: Why it's still the most read story in US

latest developments. And when there were no new developments, they stayed glued to their smartphones because the suspense of not knowing or possibly missing something new somehow spiked when
NBA Wrap: Hawks crush Pacers 107-88, boost playoff hopes

Apr 08, 2014

NBA Wrap: Hawks crush Pacers 107-88, boost playoff hopes

of 25 or more, but Phoenix got 26 points from Goran Dragic and 24 from Gerald Green for the win.Durant moved ahead of Michael Jordan with the third-longest such streak in NBA history and longe
Mark Zuckerberg biggest US philanthropist of 2013

Feb 10, 2014

Mark Zuckerberg biggest US philanthropist of 2013

previous pledges.It took gifts totalling at least $ 37.5 million to makethe list this year. Forty-two of the top 50 made gifts of $50 million or more.Thirty made big gifts to colleges and univ
US states look to rein in government surveillance

Feb 06, 2014

US states look to rein in government surveillance

Portland, Oregon Revelations of National Security Agency surveillance programs have prompted state lawmakers around the United States to propose bills to curtail the powers of law enforcement t
Gay-marriage debate takes new twist in Oregon: religious exemption

Feb 02, 2014

Gay-marriage debate takes new twist in Oregon: religious exemption

which way marriage is defined in Oregon, that folks who hold a view based on their faith that marriage is between one man and one woman are not going to be discriminated against or be silenced
Dangerous cold sets in as heavy snow blankets U.S. Northeast

Jan 05, 2014

Dangerous cold sets in as heavy snow blankets U.S. Northeast

's largest city saw close to 2 feet (60 cm) of accumulation.Major cities from Washington, D.C., to Portland, Maine, were slammed, with New York's Manhattan Island getting 6 inches (15