Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Monday, May 26, 201405/26/2014

5-26 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers Memorial Day, Elliot Rodgers goes on killing spree, the Pope invites Israeli and Palestinian leaders to the Vatican for peace talks, and more!

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Friday, May 23, 201405/23/2014

First Take 5/23/14

Ken and Mike discuss Governor LePage, Christina Lowe found guilty, Mark Cuban’s comments, Tennessee bringing back the Electric Chair, Asylum seekers keep benefits, Ken and Mike stories from the Holiday Inn by the bay.

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Thursday, May 22, 201405/22/2014

5-22 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers Obama on the VA scandal, Kelli Murphy spared prison time, the Boston bombers used Christmas lights, and more!

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Wednesday, May 21, 201405/21/2014

5-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers McConnell winning the Kentucky primary, Donald Sterling updates, Maine guard general says no decision made on the 133rd, and more!

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Tuesday, May 20, 201405/20/2014

5-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers China’s accusation of US hypocrisy, missing Malaysian jetliner developments, new sex offender laws in South Portland, and more!

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Monday, May 19, 201405/19/2014

5-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the AT&T DirecTV merger, body of missing teen found in lake Arrowhead, a NH police commissioner and his use of a racial slur, and more!

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Friday, May 16, 201405/16/2014

First Take 5/16/14

Representative Barry Hobbins is in for Ken today so Mike and him discuss the Fires in California, Clippers Owner Suing the NBA, School Grades in Maine, Alexander Report on Maine Welfare, and TD Bank and strippers?

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Thursday, May 15, 201405/15/2014

5-15 First Take

Ken and Phil’s Thursday First Take covers the 9/11 memorial opening today, South Korean ferry crew charged with murder, 10 year old Kelli Murphy charged with manslaughter, and more!

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Wednesday, May 14, 201405/14/2014

5-14 First Take

Ken flies solo with a Wednesday First Take covering a mine fire in Turkey leaving 200 dead, Boko Haram to release a list of militants it wants freed, one of the Boston Bombers bought their gun at the Scarborough Cabela’s, and more!

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Tuesday, May 13, 201405/13/2014

5-13 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers a Donald Sterling interview, Boko Haram updates, a NH cop who was fatally shot in a gunfight, and more!

Local Headlines

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Collins, Bellows Square Off in 2nd Debate

GENERIC VOTE

BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ Republican Sen. Susan Collins and Democratic challenger Shenna Bellows are squaring off in another debate.

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Court: Maine Agency Can Campaign Against Bear Vote

BEAR-LARGE

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A Portland judge says the state's Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife can use its resources to campaign against a statewide referendum to ban certain bear-hunting tactics.

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30 Maine Guard Members Home from Middle East

GENERIC NATIONAL GUARD

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ About 30 members of the Maine National Guard are home from a six-month deployment to Afghanistan.

National Headlines

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Ebola czar starts work, drugmakers launch vaccine drive

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The Obama administration is ramping up its response to the potential spread of the virus.

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Canadian parliament attacked, soldier fatally shot

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A gunman shot a soldier and then entered the country's parliament buildings, with at least 30 shots fired in dramatic scenes in the heart of the Canadian capital.

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U.S. farmers battling bugs

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With record harvests depressing prices, farmers are using chemicals that protect stored grain from critters.

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Jeffrey Fowle, freed from N. Korea, back on American soil

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed the release of one of three Americans held in North Korea.