Ken & Mike

2/21 Friday First Take
2/21 Friday First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday first take covers the latest on the Ukraine crises, Portland is on a top 10 list for tax burdens, another black-eye for DHHS, a teenager charged with bomb threats and more!

Local Headlines

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Lewiston Police Officials Hope To Hire Somali Officers

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GENERIC POLICE CRUISERS

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) The Lewiston Police Department is reaching out to the city's large Somali population as it recruits new officers.

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Augusta Man Pleads Guilty In Steak Knife Stabbing Attack

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) An Augusta man who used a steak knife to slice another man's jugular vein last September has pleaded guilty to elevated aggravated assault in Kennebec Superior Court.

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Maine Minute 5/21

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Heat the WGAN Maine Minute for May 21st.

National Headlines

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Islamic State continues its advance in Syria

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The success piles pressure on Damascus and Baghdad and throws doubt on a U.S. strategy of relying almost exclusively on air strikes to support the fight against ISIS.

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Cleanup of oil-covered California beach could take months

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Oil spilled from a pipeline rupture has closed two state beaches and fouled offshore waters near Santa Barbara.

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10 FOR TODAY: Friday, May 22

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Takata air bag recall could take years to complete

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The largest auto recall in American history affects nearly 1 in 7 cars.