Pro-Russian insurgents hold a U.S. journalist captive, accusing him of ‘suspected bad activities.’
The initiative is part of an Obama administration effort to trim the nation’s prison population and ease sentencing disparites, especially for drug crimes.
Christopher Charrier’s attorney estimates medical bills were $100,000 after gate struck spectators.
He could spend up to 20 years in prison for stealing from the bishop, a hospital and the estate of a dead priest.
Losses were based on the ongoing Internet trade and viewing of images of ‘Amy’ being raped by her uncle when she was 8 and 9 years old.
A government official confirmed the phaseout of the DOT-111 tanker cars – the same type that exploded in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, last summer, killing 47 people.
Bath Iron Works will use the money on fleet maintenance and design work on the Littoral Combat Ship.
There is some rebound in the Northeast, where harsh weather curbed purchases over the winter.
The new rules follow last summer’s horrific derailment and explosion near the Maine border.
But Franklin County Sheriff Scott Nichols said the situation still does not alleviate problems created by the jail consolidation law that reduced the Franklin County jail to a 72-hour holding facility.
Sierra Peaks plans to design and manufacture miniature microphones.
Looming in the background is a sensitive issue: when to bring in cranes and begin cutting up and raising the submerged vessel.
The schedule will be the subject of public hearings May 12 in Ellsworth May 13 in Wiscasset.
55 militants were killed Monday in an attack on a major al-Qaida base in the remote southern mountains.
The March 2007 killings were documented in an investigation by a Pittsburgh newspaper.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development grants were announced Tuesday in Hartland in an event celebrating Earth Day.
The couple lived in a federally subsidized apartment while they owned and operated a profitable market and bought multiple properties with cash.
The ruling overturns a state Court of Appeals decision last year.
Officials say the respiratory disease does not spread easily but it’s deadly.