Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Wednesday, June 4, 201406/04/2014

6-4 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers more on Bergdahl, Mike Michaud says oversight committee tried to fix issues at VA, Portland’s Yes on 1 campaign earns $70,000, and more!

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Tuesday, June 3, 201406/03/2014

6-3 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers further talks on the Bergdahl trade, three people arrested on a home invasion in Buxton, City Councillors vote to rezone 10 public parks in the city of Portland to recreation open space, and more!

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Monday, June 2, 201406/02/2014

6-2 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take discusses the recent Taliban five for one trade, the Maine Democratic Convention takes place, a woman killed by the Amtrak Downeaster, and more!

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Friday, May 30, 201405/30/2014

First Take 5/30/14

Discussions about resignations, Clippers sale, Terrorist bombings, Stephen King senate support, Malaysian Airlines new information and the Spelling Bee

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Thursday, May 29, 201405/29/2014

5-29 First Take

Mike and Dennis give their First Take for the top news events this Thursday morning!

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Wednesday, May 28, 201405/28/2014

5-28 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers Obama on decreasing troop levels in Afghanistan, more discussion of the Santa Barbara shooting, speed limits to go up some places in Maine, and more!

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Tuesday, May 27, 201405/27/2014

5-27 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take delves into the Elliot Rodgers shooting, and the issue of gun control and more!

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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!

Local Headlines

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Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse

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FORT KENT, Maine (AP) _ A Maine judge has rejected a bid by state health officials to restrict the movement of nurse Kaci Hickox, who defied a quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

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Big Boost in Large Donors in Maine Governor’s Race

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A Maine group seeking to boost public funding for campaigns says that contributions from large donors in this year's governor's race have skyrocketed since 2010.

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Handcuffed Man who Escaped from Cruiser Caught

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Police say they have captured a man who jumped out of a state police cruiser and escaped into the woods after his arrest in Chelsea earlier this week.

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Virgin Galactic spaceship crashes during test flight

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A passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic has crashed.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back on some of the biggest newsmakers this week.

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Walmart ups ante on holiday shopping

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Starting Saturday, Walmart will do whatever it takes to rope in holiday shoppers however they want to buy.

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Gas drops below $3 for first time in 4 years

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Prices at the pump are plunging, thanks mainly to falling oil prices.