Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Thursday, March 27, 201403/27/2014

3-27 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take cover the search for the missing jetliner scaled back, Obama sat down with the Pope at the Vatican, and much more!

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Wednesday, March 26, 201403/26/2014

3-26 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the still missing Malaysian airliner, developments on the mudslide in Washington, and some naughty Secret Service people being naughty again!

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Tuesday, March 25, 201403/25/2014

3-25 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers efforts to identify debris from missing airliner are unlikely to start again due to weather issues, a mudslide hits Washington killing at least 14 people, the developments in the Ukraine situation, and more!

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Monday, March 24, 201403/24/2014

3-24 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the continued search for that missing airliner, concerns about Russia in the Ukraine situation, controversy over USM’s faculty layoffs and program cuts, and more!

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Friday, March 21, 201403/21/2014

3/21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First take covers the extended search for the missing jetliner, a shocking arrest in the city of auburn, U.S. approved sanctions on Russian Officials and more!

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Wednesday, March 19, 201403/19/2014

3-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers all the news of the morning!

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Tuesday, March 18, 201403/18/2014

3-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s First Take covers Crimea’s succession, questions continuing around the missing 777, an Ex-Maine State Police chief accused of child sex abuse, plus more!

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Monday, March 17, 201403/17/2014

3-17 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers Ukraine voting to join Russia, the still missing Malaysian 777, some St. Patrick’s Day talk, and more!

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Friday, March 14, 201403/14/2014

3/14 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First take covers more on the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, Bill Nemitz article about the CDC’s shredding of documents scandal, Pennsylvania police release video in highway killing of Maine man, and more!

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Thursday, March 13, 201403/13/2014

3-13 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take continue their coverage of the missing 777, Medicaid expansion, and more!

Local Headlines

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Maine Town Puts Moratorium on Wind Energy Projects

GENERIC WINDMILLS

Residents of a Maine town are calling for a six-month moratorium on wind energy projects.

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Judge: Cutler Donors Can Increase Contributions

GENERIC COURT LARGE

A federal judge has sided with four supporters of Maine gubernatorial hopeful Eliot Cutler who want to increase their donations to the independent candidate.

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Boston Celtics to Play Preseason Game in Portland

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The Boston Celtics are coming to Portland, Maine, for the first time in 19 years.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the week's biggest newsmakers and the stories you won't soon forget.

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March, memorial service planned in embattled Missouri town

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National Guard troops are preparing to leave following two straight nights of relative calm after more than a week of racially-charged protests.

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Watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier.

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Pentagon: Islamic State threat ‘beyond anything we’ve seen’

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The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the U.S., military leaders say.