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Man Charged With Rape & Impersonating Officer

WESTBROOK (NEWS CENTER) -- A man from Westbrook is in custody, after being charged with raping a woman after he told her he was a police officer.

3:22 AM, Oct 28, 2008

Shark expert says Boothbay Harbor shark likely a great white

BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)- Lots of people have seen the video of a shark off Boothbay Harbor, but was it a Great White shark?

5:13 PM, Aug 5, 2013

50 years ago, Beatles appeared on 'Sullivan'

UNDATED (AP) - It was 50 years ago today that the Beatles appeared on "The Ed Sullivan Show."

5:10 PM, Feb 9, 2014

Teen survives shark attack

ORMOND BEACH, Florida (WESH) - A 17-year-old bitten on the shoulder by a shark in Ormond Beach, Florida  is recovering after receiving 30 stitches.

3:17 PM, Sep 4, 2013

Maine enacts law banning firewood imports

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- Gov. John Baldacci has signed into law a bill barring importation of firewood into Maine from other states.

2:49 PM, Apr 2, 2010

Impact of social media on eating disorders

(WVIT) - The images are everywhere: skin and bone, protruding hips, and tips how on how to eat less, and it is everywhere on social media; it's called "thinspiration."

2:23 PM, Jun 11, 2012

Sharon Rose Vaznis, Anchor

"We take our work seriously. But we don't take ourselves seriously ." That's how Sharon Rose Vaznis describes her role as part of the highly rated NEWS CENTER Morning Report team

7:47 AM, Sep 11, 2013

Holiday post office hours

(NEWS CENTER)-- If you need to make a trip to the post office in the next week or so, you'll want to check the holiday hours at your local post office.


2:20 PM, Dec 24, 2009

Girl claims teacher used racial slurs in class

FRIENDSWOOD, Tex. (KPRC) -- A student at Brookside Intermediate in the Clear Creek Independent School District says her history teacher made some offensive comments in class, using racial slurs to talk about slavery.

2:17 PM, Jul 2, 2013

Minecraft addiction

(NBC NEWS) -- Say the word "Minecraft" among a group of parents with young children and you're pretty much guaranteed to hear how their kids are "addicted" to it, with some referring to it as "Mine-crack".

9:31 AM, Jul 26, 2013

Staggering show of support after tragic crash in Hollis

HOLLIS, Maine - A father was killed in a crash caused by slippery conditions in Hollis over the weekend. His 17 year old son, who was injured, was at the wheel.

And the community response is overwhelming.

And the community response is overwhelming.
And the community response is overwhelming.

4:56 PM, Jan 13, 2014

20 years later: Fort Fairfield flooding flashback

FORT FAIRFIELD, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Twenty years ago this spring, this small community on the banks of the Aroostook River was ravaged by a devastating flood.

6:25 PM, Mar 5, 2014

Governor slams Democrats as "irresponsible," wants John Martin back

PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Governor Paul LePage today had some of his toughest words yet for the Democrats leading the Maine Legislature.

7:08 PM, Mar 13, 2014

A.J. Burnett, Meteorologist

Meteorologist A.J. Burnett joined NEWS CENTER in October of 2013, but is no stranger to New England.

4:42 PM, Oct 22, 2013

Florida motorcycle charity ride turns deadly

WINTER SPRINGS, Fl. (WESH) - Four people have been arrested after a weekend shooting that left two dead and one hurt in Winter Springs, Florida.

11:23 AM, Oct 2, 2012

Blindness no hurdle for USM student

PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- It's a rare genetic disorder that is a leading cause of deaf blindness, affecting millions of Americans. But a USM student who was born with Usher Syndrome isn't letting his gradual loss of vision stand in the way of his dream of becoming a human rights attorney.

1:29 PM, Jun 9, 2012

One of the world's largest fish spotted in Gulf of Maine

OFF VINALHAVEN, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Up to ten feet long, weighing as much as two tons... they're not your average tourist.

But then, the Ocean Sunfish is the world's largest bony fish.

9:04 AM, Aug 12, 2013

What color is the mask worn by Michelangelo of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?

a. red    b. orange    c. blue    d. purple

6:27 AM, Nov 1, 2011

Winslow Police search for home invasion suspect

WINSLOW, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Winslow Police have issued an arrest warrant for a man believed to be involved with a home invasion that occurred early Friday morning.

10:39 PM, Mar 15, 2014
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