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Today at 04:06PM
Raiders rookie Derek Carr focuses on job at hand

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - As a rookie quarterback seeking his first NFL win against Bill Belichick's New England Patriots, Derek Carr has too much to worry about himself to focus on questions about his coach's job security.

Today at 02:46PM
Environmentalist's group targets Maine Gov. LePage

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A California billionaire's political operation is entering Maine's three-way race for governor and will target 90,000 potential voters who it believes can help defeat Republican Gov. Paul LePage, the group's chief strategist said on Wednesday.

Today at 02:44PM
Production of Lincoln Logs toy returning to US

BURNHAM, Maine (AP) - Lincoln Logs, the popular toy created nearly a century ago by a son of Frank Lloyd Wright, is coming home to the U.S.A.

Today at 02:34PM
Suffolk Downs notifies workers it will close

BOSTON (AP) - Suffolk Downs, New England's only thoroughbred horse racing track, has told its workers it will close by year's end because Mohegan Sun did not win a Massachusetts casino license.

Today at 02:07PM
Oxford Networks unveils expansion in Brunswick

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - Oxford Networks has officially opened its expanded data center in a high-security building at the former Brunswick Naval Air Station.

Today at 02:04PM
Brady's favorites carry bulk of pass offense

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady is very comfortable throwing to Julian Edelman and Rob Gronkowski.

Today at 01:51PM
GOP candidate: New Jersey investment resolved

BOSTON (AP) - Republican candidate for governor Charlie Baker said Wednesday that questions about an investment made by New Jersey in a venture capital firm with ties to him have been resolved.

Today at 01:31PM
Boston council OKs college sports safety rules

BOSTON (AP) - The Boston City Council has passed an ordinance meant to protect college athletes.

Today at 01:28PM
Doctors expect Nebraska Ebola patient to recover

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - An American aid worker infected with Ebola who's being treated in Nebraska is now expected to make a full recovery, his doctors said Wednesday.

Today at 01:07PM
Rookie CF Rusney Castillo to debut for Red Sox

PITTSBURGH (AP) - Rusney Castillo's long journey to the major leagues is over.

Today at 01:05PM
DC leaders propose concealed handgun permits

WASHINGTON (AP) - Residents of the nation's capital will be able to get licenses to carry concealed handguns outside the home, but only after they provide a specific reason for needing one, officials said Wednesday.

Today at 01:04PM
Pro-casino group accepts challenge to debate

BOSTON (AP) - A casino-funded group hoping to defeat November's ballot question to repeal the state casino law says it will debate its opponents.

Today at 12:59PM
NY, LA prosecutors team up against gun violence

NEW YORK (AP) - A New York City district attorney has founded a coalition of 23 prosecutors from around the country aimed at combating gun violence nationwide.