Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

Friday, August 30, 201308/30/2013

8-30 First Take

Friday’s First Take covers US Military Action in Syria, the Legislator proposes 100 million transportation bond, a selectman resigns after a Facebook post about the president that got him in hot water, and more!

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Thursday, August 29, 201308/29/2013

8-29 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers the latest out of Syria, Hassan gets the death penalty, criticism of the sentence in a Montana rape trial, and more!

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Wednesday, August 28, 201308/28/2013

8-28 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the situation in Syria, the District 19 race in Maine, a selectman’s Facebook post about the president that got him in some hot water, and more!

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Tuesday, August 27, 201308/27/2013

8-27 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take discusses things heating up in Syria, the Red Stone Spa closed, Hassan sentencing, and Miley at the VMA’s!

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Monday, August 26, 201308/26/2013

8-26 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers LePage’s letter to Republican lawmakers, the latest out of Syria, the Farmers Almanac predicting a cold Winter, and more!

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Friday, August 23, 201308/23/2013

8-23 First Take

Ken and Mike’s First Take covers the Veteran who was beat up in Washington, Syria update, Hernandez and more!

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Thursday, August 22, 201308/22/2013

8-22 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers a town in Syria that was gassed, Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years, the use of tasers at Riverview, and more!

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Wednesday, August 21, 201308/21/2013

8-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers LePage’s reaction to yesterdays allegations of Obama comments, mindless killings in Oklahoma, Donald Hill acquitted in the Zumba trial, and more!

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Tuesday, August 20, 201308/20/2013

8-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the latest out of Egypt, LePage’s (alleged) controversial comments of the week, updates on the Kennebunk prostitution trial, and more!

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Monday, August 19, 201308/19/2013

8-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest from Egypt, Pistorius, the highway bond compromise, and more!

Local Headlines

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Advocates Bash Plan Requiring Jobs for Food Stamps

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Advocates for the poor are urging Republican Gov. Paul LePage's administration to scrap a plan that would require people to have a job to receive food stamps.

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Maine House Speaker’s Bills Target Aging Issues

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House Speaker Mark Eves is promoting a series of proposals aimed at making life easier for Maine's aging population

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Man Who Lived as Hermit Adjusting to Society

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A man who lived nearly three decades in the Maine woods now has a job and is adjusting to life back in society.

National Headlines

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U.S. officials: Military mulling more troops to Iraq

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Military planners are weighing the possibility of sending more troops to Iraq to provide additional security around Baghdad.

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Obama: Beheading ‘shocked the conscience’ of the world

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The beheading of James Foley was said to be in revenge for U.S. air strikes against the Iraqi insurgents.

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Attorney General visits racially-charged Ferguson, protests continue

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The prosecutor's office will begin presenting evidence to a grand jury investigating the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown.

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All hostages freed in overnight Chicago-area standoff

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Two suspects have been arrested after holding eight people - including six children - hostage for nearly 24 hours.