ORONO, Maine (AP) — Maine's annual conference about grain production will put a focus on growing malt barley varieties for local brewers.
NEW YORK (AP) — 2020 began in frigid fanfare for hundreds of people who splashed through the Atlantic Ocean during the annual Coney Island Polar Bear Club Plunge.
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is visiting Nova Scotia to survey the damage caused by post-tropical cyclone Dorian over the weekend.
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Canadian soldiers armed with chain saws fanned out across Halifax and the surrounding communities Monday to help clean up the tangled mess of fallen trees and power...
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — The Latest on Dorian (all times local):
Dorian is continuing to weaken as it moves toward Canada's Newfoundland island, but forecasters caution...
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong protesters besieged a police station and a subway stop Friday, prompting police to fire tear gas and rubber bullets as new violence erupted despite the government's...
HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on protests in Hong Kong (all times local):
Hong Kong police have been seen storming into a subway car and hitting passengers with batons and...
HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters in Hong Kong threw gasoline bombs at government headquarters and set fires in the streets on Saturday, while police stormed a subway car and hit passengers with batons...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser is visiting Canada as part of a Louisiana delegation to the Acadian World Congress.
The event happens every five years and aims to celebrate...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Baby lobsters are continuing to appear in high numbers off some parts of Canada while tailing off in New England, raising questions about what the valuable shellfish's...
Canadian referee Carol Anne Chenard has withdrawn from the Women's World Cup after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
The 42-year-old from Summerside, Prince Edward Island, refereed the...
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II and other royal family members have gathered at St George's chapel in Windsor for the wedding of the daughter of the monarch's first cousin.
PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Far from his soon-to-be home in Prestonsburg, a Jewish attorney and Holocaust survivor got a phone call that would change Eastern Kentucky forever.
BOYS PREP BASKETBALL=
Abingdon 87, Lee High 63
Albemarle 72, Powhatan 62
Amelia Academy 63, Tidewater Academy 58
Amelia County 53, Prince Edward County 51
Annandale 70, Centreville 66
Auburn 74, Bland County 52
Bishop O'Connell 114, Heights, Md. 28
Bishop Sullivan 59, Nansemond-Suffolk 58
Briar Woods 61, Freedom (South Riding) 42
Broadway 74, Waynesboro 50
Cape Henry Collegiate 75, Walsingham Academy 67, OT
BOYS PREP BASKETBALL=
Albemarle 54, Fluvanna 33
Amelia County 68, Nottoway 57
Bishop O'Connell 89, Archbishop Carroll, D.C. 61
Blacksburg 59, Auburn 35
Brookville 54, Amherst County 49
Buffalo Gap 45, Nelson County 44
Denbigh 60, York 54
E.C. Glass 54, Heritage-Lynchburg 52
Fauquier 63, Warren County 32
Fresta Valley Christian School 40, Ridgeview Christian 28
Archbishop Carroll, D.C. 50, Bishop Ireton 13
Atlantic Shores Christian 39, Broadwater Academy 12
Bethel 14, Heritage-Newport News 7
Brooke Point 21, Stafford 19
Flint Hill 50, Potomac School 6
Fork Union Prep 12, Bishop O'Connell 7
Fredericksburg Christian 32, Nansemond-Suffolk 26, 4OT
Georgetown Prep, Md. 24, Episcopal 6
Goochland 38, Prince Edward County 8
Hargrave Military def. Massanutten Military, forfeit
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man arrested after he tried to sell more than a pound of the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl to a police informant has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports 26-year-old Joshua Lamar Flynn faced the mandatory minimum sentence after pleading guilty in March.
LAKEWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Britain's Prince Edward has visited a New Jersey university to play a centuries-old form of tennis and accept an honorary degree.
The Earl of Wessex, the youngest of Queen Elizabeth II's children, arrived at Georgian Court University in Lakewood on Thursday to play court tennis, a predecessor of modern tennis.
GREENVILLE, Maine (AP) — Flags are at half-staff in the Canadian town where a pilot, his wife and daughter lived before a fatal airplane crash in Maine.
The pilot, Joe Robertson, and his wife, Anita, were major philanthropists in southern Ontario after the sale of a dental supply business.
The couple from Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, and their 24-year-old daughter, Laura, were killed Monday when their twin-engine plane crashed in Greenville. They were headed to a vacation on Prince Edward Island.
GREENVILLE, Maine (AP) — A Canadian pilot reported losing power before his twin-engine airplane crashed in Maine, killing him, his wife and his daughter, officials said Tuesday.
The Piper Aerostar carrying Joseph and Anita Robertson, both 58, and their daughter, Laura Robertson, 24, crashed about an hour and 45 minutes after taking off Monday from Pembroke, Ontario, on a flight to Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, officials said.
STOWE, Vt. (AP) — Vermont will be the site of next month's annual meeting of the New England Governors and the Eastern Canadian premiers.
Vermont Gov. Phil Scott will host the event, which is scheduled for Aug. 12-14, in Stowe.
Regional trade and energy issues are expected to be among the topics discussed.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Police and federal authorities were investigating the crash of a small plane in rural Maine that killed three people on Monday after the aircraft departed from Canada.
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — A woman intertwined with a 12-foot bottle of alcohol won first place in the 18th Annual Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Classic
Abe Waterman of Prince Edward Island, Canada, says his sculpture, which also included a devil on the back side and is titled "Temptation," represents the vices in life.
Second place went to Mélineige Beauregard from Montreal, Canada, with the sculpture "Rising." Third Place went to Dan Belcher from Missouri. His piece was called "Water Dance."
GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL=
Abingdon 71, John Battle 39
Blessed Sacrament-Huguenot 28, Richmond Christian 26
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Oliver W. Hill Sr. was the energetic driving force in fighting for African-Americans' civil rights while Spottswood W. Robinson III was the meticulous craftsman who designed detailed legal arguments. Together, the two Richmond lawyers paved the way to end racial segregation not only in Virginia but throughout the United States.