Ken & Mike

8-13 First Take
8-13 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the verdict on the Whitey Bulger trial. Guilty! David Labonte in court, prosecutor wants Alexis Wright to testify, judge rules against NYC stop and frisk, and more!

Local Headlines

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Some Residents To Get Insurance Rebates

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Nearly 20,000 Maine customers of health insurer Aetna are getting premium rebates because a provision in the Affordable Care Act limits what insurance companies can spend on administrative costs.

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PTC President Charged With Theft

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CORNISH, Maine (AP) - The president of the Cornish Elementary School Parent Teacher Club has been charged with stealing about $3,000 from the group.

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Fire Displaces Dozens From Lewiston Building

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LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - About 40 people were displaced from their homes after a fire tore through a 10-unit Lewiston apartment building.

National Headlines

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White House bemoans lawmakers’ delay on border crisis

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White House officials expressed growing alarm that Congress may not approve $3.7B in emergency funds to tackle the child migration crisis.

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Creepy porcelain dolls left on California front porches

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Police are investigating dolls left on the doorsteps of at least eight families, that homeowners said bore a resemblance their daughters.

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Crunch time for Gaza truce talks as death toll climbs

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The U.S. pressed for a Gaza ceasefire as the civilian death toll soared, threatening to spread Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed to the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem.

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Obama rails against corporate loopholes to evade taxes

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President Barack Obama hammered companies that avoid federal taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas in deals known as "inversions."