Ken & Mike

1/17 First Take
1/17 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the debate on Religious freedoms, Campaign Finances, NSA surveillance, the Patriots, Oscar snubs and more!

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Maine Audubon Seeks Return Of Stuffed Hare, Turtle

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - In what sounds like a cruel twist on an ancient fable, Maine Audubon is seeking the return of a stuffed hare and turtle that it uses for educational purposes.

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Solon Man Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting Boy

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SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) - A 25-year-old Solon man has been sentenced to spend seven years in prison for sexually molesting a 12-year-old boy.

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Massachusetts Family’s Snowmobiles Stolen In Maine

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RANGELEY, Maine (AP) - A Massachusetts family's weekend of snowmobiling fun in Maine turned into a nightmare when two snowmobiles used by their children were stolen.

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As gas prices drop, Americans favor oil exports

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A new poll shows Americans are more likely than ever to favor easing a ban on exporting crude oil.

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Feds say Obamacare could affect nearly a third of taxpayers

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Up to four percent of Americans are expected to pay a penalty for failing to obtain health coverage last year.

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Obama budget proposes spending lift for military, domestic programs

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The fiscal 2016 budget, which the White House intends to unveil on Monday, would fund a host of programs that Republicans are unlikely to support.

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1 in 5 U.S. children rely on food stamps

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The number of children relying on food stamps spiked to 16 million last year, signaling a lopsided economic recovery.