Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take


Thursday, October 31, 201310/31/2013

10-31 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take cover the Red Sox winning the world series, Sebelius apologizing for health law roll out fiasco, and more!


Wednesday, October 30, 201310/30/2013

10-30 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take cover continued Obamacare hearings, a delegation of EU officials continue to meet on fact finding mission on the NSA and how they spied on European leaders and citizens, game six of the World Series in Boston tonight, and more!


Tuesday, October 29, 201310/29/2013

10-29 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers another Red Sox win in the World Series, what Obama knew about the healthcare plan and people losing insurance, and the NSA and spying. That and more!


Monday, October 28, 201310/28/2013

10-28 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers last night’s Sox game, the continued debate on Obamacare, LePage’s radio address on electricity, and more!


Friday, October 25, 201310/25/2013

10-25 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the error ridden Obamacare Website, Paul Lepage’s announcement of his announcement for Governor, the World Series and more!


Thursday, October 24, 201310/24/2013

10-24 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers the finger pointing over who’s to blame for the glitchy Obamacare website, a Mass teacher who was killed by a student, the Sox opening game in the World Series, and more!


Wednesday, October 23, 201310/23/2013

10-23 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers problems with the healthcare website and if Obama knew about them, the Red Sox open up the World Series tonight, and LePage claims that 47% of able bodied Mainers don’t work, and more!


Tuesday, October 22, 201310/22/2013

10-22 First Take

The Tuesday First Take with Ken and Mike covers the President talking about glitches with the Obamacare website, the 13th shooting this year happened, the strongest dissatisfaction with congress in over 20 years, and more!


Monday, October 21, 201310/21/2013

10-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First take covers, the Red Sox on the way to the World Series, Obama to talk about the Obamacare website glitches today, NSA tapping more than 70 million phone calls in France, and more!


Friday, October 18, 201310/18/2013

10-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday first take covers Budget talks between Republican and Democratic leaders, Maine Democratic Lawmakers are calling on Paul Lepage to end his proclamation of a civil emergency, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and more!

Local Headlines

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Maine to Close Parts of State to Rockweed Harvest


Maine officials are working on a plan to close ecologically sensitive parts of the state to rockweed harvesting on the state's coast.

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Data Breach Reported at Portland’s Otto Pizza


A pizza chain says the credit card numbers of 900 customers were potentially exposed in a data breach at two pizza restaurants in Portland, Maine.

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Maine Town Puts Moratorium on Wind Energy Projects


Residents of a Maine town are calling for a six-month moratorium on wind energy projects.

National Headlines

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Making headlines this week


A look at the week's biggest newsmakers and the stories you won't soon forget.

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March, memorial service planned in embattled Missouri town


National Guard troops are preparing to leave following two straight nights of relative calm after more than a week of racially-charged protests.

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Watchdog finds Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl transfer

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier.

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Pentagon: Islamic State threat ‘beyond anything we’ve seen’


The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the U.S., military leaders say.