Ken & Mike

6-2 First Take
6-2 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take discusses the recent Taliban five for one trade, the Maine Democratic Convention takes place, a woman killed by the Amtrak Downeaster, and more!

Local Headlines

2 hours ago in Local

Riverview Superintendent Hopes To End Mandated Extra Hours

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) The new superintendent of the Riverview Psychiatric Hospital hopes to eliminate mandated extra hours for workers once he completes additional hiring.

4 hours ago in Local

Students Confirmed For Admission Up 22 Percent At UMaine

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ORONO, Maine (AP) Statistics released by the University of Maine's flagship campus found that its incoming class confirmed for admission in September has increased by 22 percent compared to last year.

5 hours ago in Local

Portland Councilors Approve Lease For New Nova Scotia Ferry

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Portland city councilors unanimously voted to approve a lease agreement with a ferry line to resume service from the city to Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.

National Headlines

3 hours ago in National

Obama takes Supreme Court fight to Republican senators’ home turf

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President Barack Obama on Monday took the political battle over his pick for a vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court to the home states of seven Republican senators up for re-election in November.

4 hours ago in National

Supreme Court rejects challenge to Seattle minimum wage law

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The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a challenge by business groups to Seattle's law raising its minimum wage to $15 an hour, a move echoed by other locales, in a case focusing on how the ordinance affected local franchises like McDonald's.

4 hours ago in National

Trump hopes to land decisive blow in Indiana showdown with Cruz

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New York billionaire Donald Trump hopes that Indiana's nominating contest on Tuesday will make him unstoppable in what originally had seemed to many a quixotic quest for the Republican presidential nomination.

4 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, May 3

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