Maine

Study: Pipe-corroding well water prevalent in half of states

Half of U.S. states have a high prevalence of well water that's…

 

Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton walks away after announcing Texas' lawsuit to challenge President Obama's transgender bathroom order during a news conference in Austin, Texas, on Wednesday. (Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

11 states sue over Obama’s school transgender directive

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas and 10 other states are suing the Obama…

 

Liscomb, Nova Scotia. (Ari Burack/Special to S.F. Examiner)

An autumn ramble in Maine and eastern Canada

Forests of slippery moss and tangled roots. Leaves the colors of firelight.…

 

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Maine man's 'gun' turns out to be a tattoo

Police armed with assault rifles descended on a Maine man's home after…

AP Photo/Morning Sentinel
Stephen Lam/ReutersA barge built with four levels of shipping containers is seen at Pier 1 at Treasure Island in San Francisco

Google takes secrecy to new heights with mystery barge in San Francisco Bay

How badly does Google want to keep under wraps a mysterious project…

Stephen Lam/ReutersA barge built with four levels of shipping containers is seen at Pier 1 at Treasure Island in San Francisco
Courtesy PhotoSnowbound: The Joy Formidable — from left

Joy Formidable prepared to heat up San Francisco

There’s a furnace-hot blast of warmth rising from “Wolf’s Law” — the…

Courtesy PhotoSnowbound: The Joy Formidable — from left

Pacifica teen wins award for creating high school garden

Next week 17-year-old Naftali Moed of Pacifica’s Oceana High School will receive…

Well that's a little intemperate on MLK Day!

Maine Gov. Paul LePage initially said he was not interested in going…

Maine Democrat Chellie Pingree videotaped flying in charter jet, a practice she’d denounced before

Representative Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) is coming under fire for hypocrisy today after…

Video: Reid praises ‘good’ Republicans

Reid praises ‘good’ Republicans Speaking to liberal activists at Netroots Nation last…

Hammer's hard time in Maine

The wonderfully monickered, Alex Hammer is taking the Maine Secretary of State…