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Friday, January 16, 201501/16/2015

1/16/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Ken and Mike talk about yesterday’s terrorism raid in Belgium, LePage’s $2 Million budget and Duke University rescinds its plans to allow Muslim prayer for the chapel.

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Thursday, January 15, 201501/15/2015

1/15/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Ken and Mike talk about a young computer “nerd” who sought to join ISIS, Governor LePage flips on the community college system and top ranking U.S. secret service officials are let go because of recent security lapses.

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Wednesday, January 14, 201501/14/2015

1/14/15 First Take

On today’s first take Mike and his guest, Dennis discuss the topics of the day such as the plot to kill the Speaker of the House and the new sold-out Charlie Hebdo cartoon.

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Tuesday, January 13, 201501/13/2015

1/13/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Ken and Mike talk about the hacking of the U.S. Central Command’s twitter account by ISIS. Also, the White House admits they someone should have been at the memorial in France.

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Monday, January 12, 201501/12/2015

1-12-15 First Take

On this morning’s edition of First Take, Ken and Mike go over Obama not visiting France as well as an update on the Air Asia flight’s black box.

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Friday, January 9, 201501/09/2015

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On today’s edition of “Mike and Barry’s” first take…

Troubled student sends threatening emails to Windham school. Also, the 2024 Olympics are being held in Boston and following the terrorist attacks in France, there is now a hostage situation.

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Thursday, January 8, 201501/08/2015

1-8-15 First Take

On this morning’s edition of first take, Ken and Mike review the tragic shooting in Paris, France. Also on first take, LePage’s inauguration makes headline news.

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Wednesday, January 7, 201501/07/2015

01-07-15 First Take

This morning on Ken and Mike’s “Eggs and Issues” edition of first take…

Air Asia flight 81’s tail section has been recovered, giving hope that the black box can be found. Also, Governer Paul LePage being sworn in for his 2nd term after Inauguration.

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Tuesday, January 6, 201501/06/2015

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On today’s edition of First Take; Mike discusses today’s topics with his guest for the show, Barry Hobbins, State Representative. These topics include The Governer’s newly hired lawyer and the closing/opening of DHHS locations. Also, Boston Marathon Bomber’s family express expectations of the US putting him to death.

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Monday, January 5, 201501/05/2015

01-05 First Take

Today on First Take, Mike and his guest discuss harsh, Maine weather after the weekend storm. Also, Federal Investigators are looking into a plane crash in Kentuky where a 7 year old girl survived and walked from the wreckage.

Local Headlines

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Maine Democrats to Change Name of Jefferson-Jackson Dinner

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Maine's Democratic Party is seeking suggestions for a new name for its annual Jefferson-Jackson dinner.

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Maine Ends Fiscal Year with Nearly $60 Million Surplus

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Maine officials say the state ended the fiscal year on June 30 with a surplus of nearly $60 million.

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Maine Court: Anti-Gay Marriage Group Must Disclose Donors

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Maine's highest court has rejected a national anti-gay marriage group's latest effort to shield the donors who backed its effort to repeal Maine's gay marriage law.

National Headlines

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Climate plan shows U.S. ‘can change the world’

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The plan, which also mandates a shift to renewable energy from coal-fired electricity, is meant to put the U.S. in a strong position at international talks in Paris later this year on reaching a deal to curb global warming.

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More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate vote

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Now that the Senate has derailed Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle.

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Illegal immigration a dominant theme at Republican forum even without Trump

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There was no Donald Trump but his top issue, illegal immigration, was a dominant theme for 14 Republican presidential candidates who tested their messages at a forum to start a pivotal week on the campaign trail.

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Major U.S. airlines end trophy hunter shipments after Cecil outcry

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Three U.S. airlines have banned the transport of lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and buffalo killed by trophy hunters, in the latest fallout from the killing of Zimbabwe's Cecil the lion.