Ken & Mike

1-31 Friday’s First Take
1-31 Friday’s First Take

Ken and Mike’s first take covers the rights for a transgender student, the US seeking the death penalty for Boston Bomber, the Amanda Knox case, again, enhanced early voting in Maine, virtual schools and more!

Local Headlines

2 hours ago in Local

Zoning changes would promote solar arrays in South Portland

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Planning officials in South Portland, Maine, have proposed changes to the city's zoning regulations to allow for more commercial and residential solar power installations.

4 hours ago in Local

Three Arrested In Robbery And Drug Incident

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South Portland police arresting three on drug charges Tuesday night.

5 hours ago in Local

New York Man Sentenced For Smuggling Opioids Into Maine

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) A New York man has been sentenced to serve more than eight years in federal prison for smuggling opioids from his home state into southern Maine for distribution.

National Headlines

1 hour ago in National

Trump looks to unify Republicans; Kasich reported dropping out

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Billionaire Donald Trump assumed the mantle of presumptive Republican presidential nominee on Wednesday with a message on unity that also suggested he was not going to work too hard to placate some party establishment figures angered by his outsider candidacy.

5 hours ago in National

Takata recalls millions more air bag inflators

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Automakers will recall up to 40 million more air bag inflators installed by Takata Corp by 2019, expanding the largest automotive recall in American history.

6 hours ago in National

School safety: Drops in bullying, violent crime on campus

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The latest government snapshot of school crime paints a picture of safer schools, with declines in violent crime, bullying and harassment because of sexual orientation.

6 hours ago in National, World

U.S. gathers allies on next steps in Islamic State fight

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The United States gathered defense ministers from 11 other countries for talks on Wednesday about ways to strengthen the campaign against Islamic State, a day after a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in Iraq during an attack by the militant group.