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Ken & Mike's First Take


Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

3/13/15 First Take

Thank Buddha its Friday! Mike and Barry talk about Pamela Smart’s lover being released on parole in Maine after a past killing and extended sentence. In a surprising announcement, Governor LePage wants to eliminate the state income tax by 2020 and then more about fraternity internal investigations of racism.


Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Mike and Dennis talk about the two cops shot in Ferguson and the police force that is seemingly being ton apart. Then, Mike Willette is still being haunted by his social media posts and, another video leaked on social media shows a viscous attack between high school girls.


Wednesday, March 11, 201503/11/2015

3/11/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Mike and Dennis talk about Hillary’s email “scandal”, Derrelle Revis in the NFL, and the Ebola nurse announces she’s leaving Maine…


Tuesday, March 10, 201503/10/2015

3-10 First Take

Mike and Dennis give you their Tuesday First Take on an open letter from Republican Senators to Iran’s leaders challenging Obama’s ability to strike a nuclear deal with Tehran, the latest on racist fraternity video backlash, and more!


Monday, March 9, 201503/09/2015

3-9 First Take

Arthur and Barry give their First Take on the Clinton e-mail issue and much mor


Thursday, March 5, 201503/05/2015

3-5 First Take

Ken and Matt give you their Thursday First Take on the Clinton e-mails, a South Korean ambassador attacked, and more!


Wednesday, March 4, 201503/04/2015

3-4 First Take

Ken and Julie give you their Wednesday First Take on the big topics of the day live from Eggs and Issues!


Tuesday, March 3, 201503/03/2015

3-3 First Take

Ken and Matt give you their Tuesday First Take on the Netanyahu speech, the Saco council keeping the city administrator, legislation to end local legalized pot, and more!


Monday, March 2, 201503/02/2015

3/2/15 First Take

On this Monday’s First Take: Netanyahu comes to US and Obama’s threat to shoot down jets. Then LePage vs the EPA and news on Lyme Disease.


Friday, February 27, 201502/27/2015

2/27/15 First Take

On this Thank Buddha First Take, the guys talk about ISIS and Jihadi John, Homeland Security, Net Neutrality and more on LePage and his advising…

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Making headlines this week

Santa Claus participates in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP)

A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.