Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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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!

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Friday, November 22, 201311/22/2013

11-22 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the Democrats ‘nuclear’ option, the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, Obamacare, The small plane that landed on 295 and More!

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Thursday, November 21, 201311/21/2013

11-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers another blunder with the healthcare website, hunters in Old Orchard Beach, and more!

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Wednesday, November 20, 201311/20/2013

11-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the Obamacare website to still be a work in progress by the end of the month, bail set for Zimmerman after pointing shotgun at girlfriend, the ordinance on panhandling in Portland went to the State Supreme court yesterday, plus much more!

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Tuesday, November 19, 201311/19/2013

11-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers Obama’s plummeting approval ratings, George Zimmerman back in the news after pointing a shotgun at his girlfriend, Portland City Council approves a Planned Parenthood buffer zone, and more!

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Monday, November 18, 201311/18/2013

11-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest on the Obamacare issues, the South Portland City Council to consider passing a moratorium on tar sands, and Portland’s anti-abortion protesters comfortable where they stand as City Council will vote Monday on establishing a buffer zone around entrances to reproductive health care facilities.

Local Headlines

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Maine Elver Fishing Quota May be Slightly Reduced

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine's baby eel fishermen might see a slightly reduced quota in 2015.

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Lobsterman Jailed, Fined Over Illegal Lobsters

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A Maine lobsterman who kept undersized and V-notched lobsters has been sentenced to two days in jail and fined $50,000. The Department of Marine Resources is also suspending his license for three years.

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Democrat Cain Skipping 2nd District Debate

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A Maine television station has canceled a debate in the race for the 2nd Congressional District seat after Democrat Emily Cain said she wouldn't attend.

National Headlines

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New York doctor tests positive for Ebola

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A physician with Doctors Without Borders who returned to New York City from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola.

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Travelers quarantined as U.S. steps up Ebola checks

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The U.S. has started new restrictions on those coming from the countries hardest hit by the deadly virus.

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Sears to close stores, lay off thousands of employees

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Sears will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close more than 100 stores, many before Christmas.

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U.S.-led air strikes kill hundreds of militants

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Air strikes by U.S.-led forces have killed 521 Islamist fighters and 32 civilians during a month-long campaign in Syria.