Arctic blast spreads shivers from Maine to Mississippi

World Nov 14, 2019

Arctic blast spreads shivers from Maine to Mississippi

An arctic blast that sent shivers across the Midwest spread to the Eastern U.S. on Wednesday, with bitter weather breaking records from Mississippi to Maine. Cold temperatures that stretched to the Gulf Coast followed a snowstorm that the National Weather Service said contributed to nearly ...

Stephen King steps in to save Maine paper's book reviews

World Jan 15, 2019

Stephen King steps in to save Maine paper's book reviews

When Stephen King's local newspaper, under financial pressure, announced it would cut regional book reviews, the horror author swooped in — and managed to save the section with just a few tweets. The story began on Friday, when King shared that The Portland Press Herald, ...