Topic: Portland (Maine)
After the FTC seized property from Whole Foods and offered it to Trader Joe's at below-market price, the popular grocer finally entered the Portland, ME, market. Why does Trader Joe's need the FTC's help breaking into that market?
04/21/2010 01:34 pm
For kids with a troubled school life, role-playing games teach valuable life skills such as risk-taking and leadership.
04/09/2010 11:39 am
Photos of what Chinese trappers call an 'Oriental Yeti' show what appears to be a big cat with mange. Bigfoot researchers are worried that the hype discredits real yeti research.
04/06/2010 11:50 am
President Obama continued his bid to convince Americans that his plan is not radical at a speech in Maine Thursday. Why Maine? It has been a pioneer in passing bipartisan healthcare reform laws.
04/01/2010 09:50 pm
President Obama claims healthcare reform is a boon. But the outlook of small-business owners is more negative than at bigger companies.
04/01/2010 06:37 pm
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The brutal cold snap that has put much of the Northern Hemisphere on ice this week doesn't disprove global warming or mean we're off the hook for greenhouse emissions.
01/07/2010 09:25 am
Maine voters on Tuesday voted down a law that would have legalized gay marriage in the state. It became the 31st state to reject gay marriage at the ballot box.
11/04/2009 12:00 am
Intriguing job offers of the week range from cheese-quality inspection to squeezing a little profitability out of your pooch.
10/22/2009 01:00 am
Airport delays are down. Thanks to the recession, fewer people are flying. But weather and location also play a part in which airports have the most on-time flights.
10/09/2009 01:00 am