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Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

2/9/15 First Take

This Monday’s First Take kicks off the week with more snow! Brian William’s is going to take a break from television appearances but will this and his apology help his seemingly doomed situation? Also, Maine’s jail system is considering a “safety” based release system rather than an exclusive bail system for prisoners.

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Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

2/6/15 First Take

On this Friday’s First Take; ISIS has been using a black market for women and children and and exploitation, Brian Williams is still in the news but should he be? Also, Maine’s branch of Anthem had a severe security breech revealing SSNs, phone numbers, names, email address, street address and more…

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 First Take

On this morning’s edition of First Take, NBC anchor Brian Williams admits he was not in a downed helicopter during a notorious report years ago, Portland is getting another layer of snow today but where do we put it?? And Sports Illustrated is releasing it’s first issue to include a plus-sized model in an advertisement.

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Wednesday, February 4, 201502/04/2015

2/4/15 First Take

On this morning’s First Take, Ken and Mike review LePage’s state of the state address and his proposed budget and…

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Tuesday, February 3, 201502/03/2015

2/3/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Ken and Mike Talk about LePage’s State of the State address, more snow, children’s vaccinations and Robin William’s estate is in question.

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Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

2/2/15 First Take

On today’s Post-Superbowl First Take, Ken and Mike go over some major highlights from the game.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 First Take

On this Friday’s First Take: New attacks from ISIS, more snow, Dartmouth is banning alcohol on campus, and more football….except this time the topic shifts to the Super Bowl!

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Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

1/29/15 First Take

On today’s show, Ken and Mike are going to talk about the next storm we’ll be getting tomorrow and talk of another foot of snow, then, the footballs were under psi yet the refs checked them without saying anything. Also, Jordan is considering trading prisoners with ISIS.

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Wednesday, January 28, 201501/28/2015

1/28/15 First Take

On today’s post-snowpacalypse First Take, Ken and Mike discuss the Snow-mageddon, the recent murder-suicide of a Freyburg couple and yesterday’s Superbowl Media Day.

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Monday, January 26, 201501/26/2015

1/26/15 First Take

On today’s first take, Ken and Arthur King are going to discuss the upcoming deadly Blizzard, more on the NFL and the Japanese hostages captured by ISIS.

Local Headlines

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Stormy Weather Leads to Rare Tornado Warning in Maine

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The National Weather Service says it issued a rare tornado warning for part of Maine including Pittsfield as a series of thunderstorms moved across the state.

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Probe Sought into Claim that LePage Forced Official’s Ouster

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Two Democratic Maine lawmakers want the state's watchdog agency to investigate claims that Republican Gov. Paul LePage forced the president of the World Acadian Congress to resign.

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Maine Health Department Nixes Grant to Fund Well Water Tests

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The Maine Department of Health and Human Services says it will no longer accept a grant established to fund well water tests for arsenic.

National Headlines

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IOC expects U.S. 2024 bid despite Boston pullout

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The deadline for applicant city submissions for the 2024 Games is Sept. 15 with Hamburg, Paris, Rome and Budapest already having entered the race.

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Boy Scouts lift ban on gay leaders, employees

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The policy, which takes effect immediately, comes three years after the organization removed its prohibition on gay youth, but local Boy Scout units chartered by religious organizations will still be permitted to exclude gay adults.

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Kerry warns Congress scrapping Iran deal would mean path to nuclear weapon

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The Republican-controlled Congress has until Sept. 17 either to endorse or reject the agreement.

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Human trafficking report blacklists Thailand, raises awareness about modern day slavery

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The State Department's annual report highlights the world's worst human-trafficking centers.