Ken & Mike

7-30 First Take
7-30 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take tackles the FBI breaking up a child prostitution ring, the Pope stirs people up with some comments on gays in the church, Weiner doesn’t back down, and more!

Local Headlines

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Spring Trial for Man Charged in Pregnant Girlfriend’s Death

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Prosecutors say the trial of a Lewiston man charged with running down and killing his pregnant girlfriend in Maine is expected in spring 2016.

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Carnival Company Owner, Worker Charged In Ride Accidents

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WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) The owner of a carnival company has been charged by the state's Fire Marshal's Office in connection with two ride accidents that injured four people.

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Maine Hosting Nation’s Secretaries Of State In Portland

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Lieutenant governors and secretaries of state from across the country are heading to Maine this week for their annual summer conference.

National Headlines

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Senate, House look to update Bush-era education law

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It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on — an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.

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U.S. to increase support for Syria opposition

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President Barack Obama pledged to increase support for the moderate opposition in Syria's civil war and said the U.S. needs to do more to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers.

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Boston bomber wants a new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial.

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South Carolina Senate expected to vote to remove Confederate flag

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South Carolina is poised to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state house, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.