Heat wave persists, millions affected from Maine to Texas

(NEW YORK) -- An ongoing heat wave is moving east, threatening states from Maine to Texas. It will be another day of record-breaking temperatures for Texans. Abilene, Waco and San Antonio are under excessive heat warnings, according to the National Weather Service. San Antonio reached 107... Read More.

Maine confirms deadly case of rare tick-borne illness

(AUGUSTA, Maine) -- A Maine resident has died from a rare but potentially dangerous tick-borne illness, health officials said. The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday it has confirmed a fatal case of Powassan virus, an illness spread by the bite of... Read More.

Maine man arrested for setting fire to Black church

(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) -- A Bulgarian national who was arrested Thursday faces hate crime offenses for setting several fires at a predominately Black church in Springfield, Massachusetts, last year. Dushko Vulchev, who is a naturalized U.S. citizen living in Maine, demonstrated a "hatred of Black people,"... Read More.

Maine latest college basketball team to opt out

BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- The Unversity of Maine men's basketball team has opted out of the remainder of the season because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The team made the decision of February 12 and it was supported by the school's... Read More.