Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Monday, December 9, 201312/09/2013

12-9 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers top hospitals not having limited access in some health plans under Obamacare, NSA surveillance updates, and more!

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Friday, December 6, 201312/06/2013

12-6 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the late Nelson Mandela, the Portland Marijuana Possession Ordinance goes in to effect , The Biddeford Armed Robber and more!

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Thursday, December 5, 201312/05/2013

12-5 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers the release of Sandy Hook 9-11 calls, the Obamacare website signups surge, the Scarborough leash law battle continues, and more!

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Wednesday, December 4, 201312/04/2013

12-4 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers Obamacare updates, the Scarborough leash law vote, the Maine DHHS move, and more!

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Tuesday, December 3, 201312/03/2013

12-3 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the White House going on the offensive over the Obamacare website, updates on the commuter train accident, people critical of the DHHS move, and more!

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Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

12-2 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the Obamacare website fixed according to administrators, fast food strikers demand $15 an hour, Cyber Monday info, and more!

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Friday, November 29, 201311/29/2013

11/29 Friday First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers Black Friday, City leaders want Trustees to renew talks with the Portland Pirates, Democrats are worried about their re-election and more!

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

11-27 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers Iranian officials saying the White House is misleading on nuclear agreement, holiday weather forecasts, and an accused killer that claims molestation led to murder

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Tuesday, November 26, 201311/26/2013

11-26 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers Obama and others on the Iran agreement, a Vassalboro man told police that he killed an older Waterville man who had molested him as a child, Civic Center trustees reject new talks with Pirates and more!

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

11-25 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers a deal reached by world powers over Iran’s nuclear ambitions, yesterday’s terrible weather, an update on the North Pond Hermit, and more!

Local Headlines

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Independent Governor Candidate Cutler Cuts Ads

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Independent Maine gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler is reducing his budget for television advertising in the week leading up to the election.

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Maine’s High Court Denies Fast Appeal in Bear Case

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The Maine Supreme Judicial Court is denying an animal rights group's request for an expedited appeal in its case against the state's Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.

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Health Care Professionals Back Quarantined Nurse

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A group of Maine health professionals is criticizing the state's protocols for health care professionals who've treated Ebola patients.

National Headlines

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Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dead at 71

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The longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died.

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U.S. economy grows 3.5% in third quarter

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A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U.S. economic growth in the third quarter.

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Americans may still see some Ebola cases

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Americans could continue to see cases of Ebola in the U.S. until the outbreak in West Africa is contained.

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With selfies, tweets, politicians go vote-hunting on social media

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In 2014 a multifaceted digital strategy is seen as a prerequisite to getting out the vote.