Ken & Mike

12-11 First Take
12-11 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers a “selfie” taken at the Mandela funeral, a budget deal underway, GM names Mary Barra as car industry’s first woman CEO, and more!

Local Headlines

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Health Commissioner Avoids Contempt Hearing

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Maine Health and Human Services Commissioner Mary Mayhew will avoid a contempt hearing after she agreed to comply with court orders to admit two jail inmates to the state's psychiatric hospital.

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Regulators Approve Increase in Menhaden Catch Limits

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A multi-state regulatory board is approving higher catch limits for Atlantic menhaden, a fish that plays…

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Maine Proposing Urchin Swipe Card System, Rules for Season

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine fishery regulators are proposing a sea urchin fishing season that would establish rules for a…

National Headlines

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Macy’s test stores to offer deals at ‘Backstage’ prices

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The retailer will open the first of four "discount" stores this fall in NYC.

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Huckabee enters the race, Hillary calls for path to citizenship

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Republican Mike Huckabee entered the race for his party's 2016 presidential nomination on Tuesday, while Democrat Hillary Clinton supported a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.

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Elder Boston bomber was cruel, controlling

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Defense lawyers continue to make their case that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should be sentenced to life in prison rather than death.

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Senate slated to vote on GOP budget compromise

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The Senate is poised to approve a compromise Republican budget that makes deep cuts in spending while boosting Pentagon accounts by an additional $38 billion next year.