Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Friday, April 4, 201404/04/2014

4/4 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the Fort Hood gunmen, the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight, Gov. Paul Lepage’s welfare reform, and more!

Thursday, April 3, 201404/03/2014

4-3 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers another shooting at Fort Hood, a 7.8 quake aftershock hits Chile, more welfare fraud talk in Maine, and more!

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Wednesday, April 2, 201404/02/2014

4-2 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the continuing search for the missing plane, Obamacare enrollment, the U Maine controversy, and more!

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Tuesday, April 1, 201404/01/2014

4-1 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the Obamacare website stalling a bit before the enrollment deadline, continued thoughts on the still missing Malaysian jetliner, LePage official pushes ban on out-of-state use of welfare cards, and more!

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Friday, March 28, 201403/28/2014

3/28 First Take

Ken and Mikes Friday first take covers the missing Malaysian Flight, the Maine Senate’s rejection of additional casino’s, Mike Michaud’s changed position on pro choice and more!

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Thursday, March 27, 201403/27/2014

3-27 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take cover the search for the missing jetliner scaled back, Obama sat down with the Pope at the Vatican, and much more!

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Wednesday, March 26, 201403/26/2014

3-26 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the still missing Malaysian airliner, developments on the mudslide in Washington, and some naughty Secret Service people being naughty again!

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Tuesday, March 25, 201403/25/2014

3-25 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers efforts to identify debris from missing airliner are unlikely to start again due to weather issues, a mudslide hits Washington killing at least 14 people, the developments in the Ukraine situation, and more!

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Monday, March 24, 201403/24/2014

3-24 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the continued search for that missing airliner, concerns about Russia in the Ukraine situation, controversy over USM’s faculty layoffs and program cuts, and more!

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Friday, March 21, 201403/21/2014

3/21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First take covers the extended search for the missing jetliner, a shocking arrest in the city of auburn, U.S. approved sanctions on Russian Officials and more!

Local Headlines

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Maine Senate Confirms Public Utilities Commission Nominee

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ The Maine Senate has confirmed Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s pick for the Public Utilities Commission. The…

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Environmental advocates Push Solar, Energy Efficiency Bills

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A group of environmental advocates are urging lawmakers to support measures aimed at expanding solar power…

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More Than 2,100 Without Power in Northern Maine

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MILO, Maine (AP) _ More than 2,100 customers are without power in northern Penobscot and Piscataquis counties as utility crews…

National Headlines

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As gas prices drop, Americans favor oil exports

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A new poll shows Americans are more likely than ever to favor easing a ban on exporting crude oil.

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Feds say Obamacare could affect nearly a third of taxpayers

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Up to four percent of Americans are expected to pay a penalty for failing to obtain health coverage last year.

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Obama budget proposes spending lift for military, domestic programs

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The fiscal 2016 budget, which the White House intends to unveil on Monday, would fund a host of programs that Republicans are unlikely to support.

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1 in 5 U.S. children rely on food stamps

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The number of children relying on food stamps spiked to 16 million last year, signaling a lopsided economic recovery.