Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Wednesday, September 18, 201309/18/2013

9-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers updates in the Navy Yard shooting, a practice of eating lobster that some are calling unethical, and much more!

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

9-17 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the recent Navy Yard shooting, an update on congress square plaza, and the Portland city council withdrew a proposal to ban styrofoam.

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Monday, September 16, 201309/16/2013

9-16 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest on Syria, protesters in congress square, the hunt for welfare fraud in Maine, Miss America, and more!

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Friday, September 13, 201309/13/2013

9-13 First Take

A Russian proposal for securing chemical weapons in Syria, will marijuana become legal in Portland? USM is stopping their Physics program, lasts nights storm and more!

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Thursday, September 12, 201309/12/2013

9-12 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take updates you with the latest on Syria, including Putin writing to American’s in the New York Times, the storm that hit last night, and Maine’s oldest drive in movie theater rescued by social networking!

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Wednesday, September 11, 201309/11/2013

9-11 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take discusses the Presidents speech on Syria, the 12th Anniversary of 9-11, Anthony Wiener’s results in NY, the 15 year old girls who put a kitten in a microwave and more!

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Tuesday, September 10, 201309/10/2013

9-10 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take discusses Obama hitting all the networks on Syria, the city council’s decision on the congress square plaza proposal, Zimmerman in trouble yet again, and more!

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Monday, September 9, 201309/09/2013

9-9 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest in the gearing up for war in Syria, city council to vote on the eviction of park protesters, the Pirates filed a lawsuit against the civic center, and more!

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Friday, September 6, 201309/06/2013

9-6 Friday First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the fears of a possible US strike against Syria’s regime, a cold reception for Obama by Russian President Putin at the G20 Summit, Congress Square Protests and more!

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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

9-5 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers the Obama administration drumming up support for war, Ariel Castro suicide updates, and Civic Center trustees are headed to court!

Local Headlines

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Maine Town Puts Moratorium on Wind Energy Projects

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

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Judge: Cutler Donors Can Increase Contributions

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A federal judge has sided with four supporters of Maine gubernatorial hopeful Eliot Cutler who want to increase their donations to the independent candidate.

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Boston Celtics to Play Preseason Game in Portland

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The Boston Celtics are coming to Portland, Maine, for the first time in 19 years.

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Making headlines this week

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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

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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’

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