Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Wednesday, May 21, 201405/21/2014

5-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers McConnell winning the Kentucky primary, Donald Sterling updates, Maine guard general says no decision made on the 133rd, and more!

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Tuesday, May 20, 201405/20/2014

5-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers China’s accusation of US hypocrisy, missing Malaysian jetliner developments, new sex offender laws in South Portland, and more!

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Monday, May 19, 201405/19/2014

5-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the AT&T DirecTV merger, body of missing teen found in lake Arrowhead, a NH police commissioner and his use of a racial slur, and more!

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Friday, May 16, 201405/16/2014

First Take 5/16/14

Representative Barry Hobbins is in for Ken today so Mike and him discuss the Fires in California, Clippers Owner Suing the NBA, School Grades in Maine, Alexander Report on Maine Welfare, and TD Bank and strippers?

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Thursday, May 15, 201405/15/2014

5-15 First Take

Ken and Phil’s Thursday First Take covers the 9/11 memorial opening today, South Korean ferry crew charged with murder, 10 year old Kelli Murphy charged with manslaughter, and more!

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Wednesday, May 14, 201405/14/2014

5-14 First Take

Ken flies solo with a Wednesday First Take covering a mine fire in Turkey leaving 200 dead, Boko Haram to release a list of militants it wants freed, one of the Boston Bombers bought their gun at the Scarborough Cabela’s, and more!

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Tuesday, May 13, 201405/13/2014

5-13 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers a Donald Sterling interview, Boko Haram updates, a NH cop who was fatally shot in a gunfight, and more!

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Monday, May 12, 201405/12/2014

5-12 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers Donald Sterling’s apology, Ukraine votes independence, the search in North Waterboro for a…

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Friday, May 9, 201405/09/2014

First Take 5/9

Ken and Mike discuss the House Voting on the Benghazi Incident, the Mistreatment of Veterans, LePage Discussing His Re-Election, Lawyer in Bangor and His Giant Billboard, Becky’s Diner Gets Complaints Over the Visit of Christie and LePage, and the NFL Draft.

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Thursday, May 8, 201405/08/2014

5-8 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers Chris Christie in town, Scarborough approves dog restrictions, House votes to hold Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress, and more!

Local Headlines

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Former State Lawmaker Pleads Guilty to Federal Charges

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A former state lawmaker who previously went to prison for equity skimming has pleaded guilty to aiding and abetting visa and marriage fraud and to making false statements.

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Getaway Driver in Maine Robbery Sentenced to 15 Years

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Federal prosecutors say a Biddeford, Maine, man is being sentenced to 15 years in prison for serving as the getaway driver during a 2013 dollar store robbery.

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Maine Skilled Nursing Facility Agrees to Pay $1.2M to Feds

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Federal prosecutors say an elderly living center has agreed to pay $1.2 million to settle allegations of inflated Medicare claims for rehabilitation therapy.

National Headlines

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Indiana to clarify ‘religious freedom’ law, Georgia, N.C. bills stall

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The fight over "religious freedom" proposals are facing increasing criticism from those who call them a license to discriminate.

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Tsarnaev’s lawyers try to show brother in charge of bombing

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are trying to show that his older brother was the driving force behind the 2013 terror attack.

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There’s a whiskey war being waged in Tennessee

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Distillers say stiff whiskey laws are stifling the town of Trimble's boozy revival.

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U.S. ready to work past deadline for Iran nuclear deal

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With a deadline hours away, negotiations over a preliminary deal on Tehran's nuclear program continue.