Ken & Mike

8-7 First Take
8-7 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers Obama on Israel, 932 Ebola deaths as of now, drug felons to be tested for TANF benefits in Maine, and more!

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Maine’s Smelt Catch Slightly Better Than 2014

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GENERIC SMELT LARGE

PITTSTON, Maine (AP) - Maine's smelt fishery appears to be bouncing back somewhat from a poor 2014, but experts say the future looks grim.

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Maine Getting Its First 24/7 Pharmacy

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine is getting its first 24-hour pharmacy.

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Augusta Convenience Store Robbed

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Augusta police are looking for the man who appeared to have a gun when he robbed a city convenience store.

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Juror questioning to resume in Boston Marathon bombing trial

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Many prospective jurors said they could not be impartial because they already believe Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty.

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U.S. pediatricians oppose legal pot

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Despite some states allowing recreational and medical use of marijuana, pediatricians say the substance should remain – for the most part – illegal.

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Obama, new Saudi king discuss ISIS, Yemen

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President Barack Obama and new Saudi Arabia King Salman are expected to discuss shared concerns during their first formal meeting on Tuesday.

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Boehner says fixing infrastructure ‘critically important’

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The top House Republican says Congress is looking at options to pay for repairs to America's highways and bridges.