Nobel Peace Prize

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Occupy for Climate
"We are done asking nicely!" say campaigners as they call for a constitutional revision to allow a climate law to take effect
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
wildfire
"We are in a period of sustained and significant warming."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"There's no time to stand by and wait for the bold action we need."

Further

Needing a break from the latest executive follies - nominating himself for the Nobel, grazing for omelettes, whining SNL is "the real collusion!" - we turn to the improbable, heartening, slice-of-Maine-life that is the Bangor Police Department's Facebook page. Herein, find wry tales of good deeds, small crimes, hope, grief, empathy, larceny, cereal, rules on snowstorms and flannel shirts, the painful universal "fight to find the light," the grace of small acts of kindness, and, yes, donuts.