The storm, which dropped sleet or snow as far south as Florida, was expected to produce blizzard conditions as it moved up the Eastern Seaboard.
As the state’s shrimp fishery is closed for a fifth year, scientists blame climate change, shrimpers fret and locals mourn a beloved treat.
Maine was the first state where voters, not governors or lawmakers, got to decide whether to expand Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
State lawmakers have repealed or amended several measures passed by voters, including a change in the ballot process inspired by Gov. Paul LePage’s election.
By MATTHEW HAAG October 30, 2017 A powerful storm with hurricane-force winds raked across the Northeast on Sunday and into Monday morning, knocking out power to more than a million homes and businesses. The storm, which dumped several inches of rain in areas...
The state is the first in the nation to put expansion of the health insurance program on the ballot, opening a new front in the political battle over Obamacare.