Ken & Mike

10-16 First Take
10-16 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the government talks that continue with two days left until default, a Portland restaurant inspector was paid to quit and keep quiet, sports updates and more!

Local Headlines

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South Portland Vote Effectively Bans Tar Sands Oil

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GENERIC OIL REFINERY 2 LARGE

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The South Portland City Council has voted to ban the transfer of crude oil onto ocean tankers, effectively ending any attempt to bring tar sands oil from western Canada through a pipeline into the city.

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Girl Dies after Being Found Unresponsive in Pool

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Officials say a 5-year-old girl who was taken to a Portland hospital after being found unresponsive at the bottom of a swimming pool has died.

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New Hampshire Missing Teen Reunites with Family

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New Hampshire's Attorney General says Abigail Hernandez has safely reunited with her family.

National Headlines

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Bodies leave Ukraine MH17 crash site

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A train carrying the remains of victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine left the site on Monday.

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Obama signs order barring federal discrimination against gays

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President Barack Obama signed an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Friend of accused Boston bomber guilty of obstruction

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A jury found a friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber guilty of obstructing the investigation into the deadly blasts.

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45 years after Apollo landing, U.S. debates next lunar step

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Forty-five years after the first Apollo lunar landing, the U.S. remains divided about the moon's role in future human space exploration.