Ken & Mike

5-8 First Take
5-8 First Take

Ken & Mike give you their opinions on the day’s top stories including the horror in Ohio, LePage not sending help the Lewiston and a proposed speed limit change!

Local Headlines

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Gas Prices Fall Nearly 6 Cents in Maine

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Gas prices in Maine have fallen nearly 6 cents per gallon in the past week.

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Trial Set For Man Accused Of Shooting Wife In Maine

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LONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) The trial of a New Hampshire man accused of breaking into a Maine home and shooting his wife and the homeowner is scheduled to start this week.

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Coast Guard says 2 Canoeists Dead After Leaving Maine Port

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SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) The Coast Guard says a Pennsylvania couple found dead after setting out on a canoe trip earlier this weekend were both wearing life jackets when their bodies were found.

National Headlines

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Obama to unveil tougher climate change plan

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President Barack Obama will unveil the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases, kicking off what is expected to be a tumultuous legal battle between federal environmental regulators and coal industry supporters.

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Key Olympic powerbroker urges U.S. bid for 2024

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The most powerful people in the Olympic movement have urged the U.S. to quickly find a replacement for Boston and push ahead with plans to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

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U.S. to defend Syrian rebels with airpower, including from Assad

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The United States has decided to allow airstrikes to defend Syrian rebels trained by the U.S. military from any attackers, even if the enemies hail from forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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GOP prepares for big week

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All 17 candidates are jockeying to get a spot on the stage of the first GOP debate, and a place in the hearts and minds of voters.