Maine is the northernmost state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. Maine is the 12th smallest by area, the 9th least populous, and the 38th most densely populated of the 50 U.S. states. It is bordered by New Hampshire to the west, the Atlantic Ocean to the southeast, and the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Québec to the northeast and northwest, respectively. Maine is the only state to border just one other state, is the easternmost among the contiguous United States, and is the northernmost state east of the Great Lakes.
This Labor Day weekend, the northern lights could be visible over parts of the northern United States. According to Geek.com, the northern lights, also known as the aurora borealis, will be visible in..
This weekend, the northern lights could be visible in the northern United States. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said the lights will be best seen on Saturday and Sunday. This is..
On Tuesday, federal and state investigators will begin looking into the cause of a massive propane explosion in Maine that killed a firefighter and hurt at least seven other people. A newly constructed.. CBS News - Published
A propane explosion that leveled a newly constructed building after fire crews arrived to investigate the smell of gas morning, left a firefighter dead and several injured in Maine Monday. (September.. USATODAY.com - Published
Every Tuesday since September 11th, 2001, Joann, Elaine and Carmen have stood on Main Street in Freeport, Maine, for exactly one hour. They've proudly waved American flags to honor those who risked.. CBS News - Published
The lingering heat wave has killed at least six people. Millions of Americans from Texas to Maine are trying to stay cool but to make matters worse severe storms have knocked out power in some states... CBS News - Published
In Cobscook Bay, Maine, the Pittston Company's plans to build an oil refinery, welcomed by the tiny, struggling town, were met with resistance by environmentalists. The battle over the potential damage.. CBS News - Published
Seafood will be on the menu at plenty of gatherings this holiday weekend. And no one knows it better than Luke Holden, a third-generation lobsterman from Maine who's brought the taste of his home state.. CBS News - Published
Former Patriots player Rob Gronkowski brought his big personality to Barbara Bush Children's Hospital in Maine – and he also brought the kids a gift that will help them have fun even after he leaves. CBS News - Published
This week on “Face the Nation” John Dickerson chats with Sen. Susan Collins of Maine and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell about the battle waged over Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to.. CBS News - Published
The worst measles outbreak in 25 years has jumped by 60 new cases, bringing the total of confirmed cases this year to at least 940. With the addition of Maine and New Mexico, measles has now spread to.. CBS News - Published
Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine said she wants former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee about alleged Russian meddling in the election;.. CBS News - Published
Maine became the 25th U.S. state to confirm a case of measles amid the country's worst outbreak of the disease in a quarter century, as state medical officials on Wednesday reported that child was.. Reuters - Published
An effort to end all non-medical exemptions for childhood vaccinations in Maine was in limbo on Thursday after the state Senate voted to amend it to allow parents to keep opting out on religious.. Reuters - Published