Winds knock out power to thousands in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — High winds are causing power outages across Maine. Utility companies said about 55,000 customers were without electricity by midday Thursday. BangorRead More

Zumba instructor’s lawyer joins supreme court case

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The lawyer for a woman accused of using her Zumba studio as a front for prostitution in Maine is joining aRead More

RI theater designates seats for Twitter junkies

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WHDH) — A Rhode Island performance arts theater is designating specific seats for Twitter junkies out there. “It’s important to us to getRead More

Maine Zumba trial on hold pending appeal decision

ALFRED, Maine (AP) — Maine's highest court has agreed to an expedited hearing focusing on 46 counts that were dropped against a key figure inRead More

Jury selection still on hold in Zumba trial

ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A judge is holding a hearing to determine whether to move forward with the remaining 13 counts in the trial ofRead More

Maine teacher charged with sex assault on juvenile

WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) — A teacher at the Westbrook Regional Vocational Center has been arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a juvenile. Police say 32-year-oldRead More

Maine court: Judge should decide on Zumba trial

ALFRED, Maine (AP) — The defense and the judge aren't happy with delays in the trial of the business partner in a prostitution scandal atRead More

Decade after deadly RI fire, lessons for Brazil

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Fire officials and survivors of a 2003 nightclub fire that killed 100 people in Rhode Island say there are lessons forRead More

Brazil blaze recalls pain for RI fire survivors

UNDATED (AP) — Argentina, a year later. Thailand in 2008. Russia in 2009. For survivors of a 2003 Rhode Island nightclub fire that was oneRead More

Girl, 12, saves family from carbon monoxide poisoning

CRANSTON, R.I. (WHDH) — A close call for family in Cranston Rhode Island. A 12-year-old girl wakes up to find her parents passed out andRead More