Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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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!

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Wednesday, May 7, 201405/07/2014

5-7 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers how the South Korean ferry disaster happened because of excess cargo, the US to help Nigeria find kidnapped girls, climate disruption, and more!

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Tuesday, May 6, 201405/06/2014

5-6 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers council of Europe meeting on Ukraine situation, Christian prayer ruled constitutional in city council meetings, the Maine People’s Alliance apologizes over offensive leaflet, and more!

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Monday, May 5, 201405/05/2014

5-5 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers LePage at the Maine Taxpayer Union Rally, Still no luck on finding the missing jetliner, with Sterling out, the NBA to appoint an overseer for the Clippers, a circus tragedy in Rhode Island, and more!

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Friday, May 2, 201405/02/2014

First Take 5/2/14

Ken and Mike discuss the Governor Vetoes, Missing Plane Conspiracies, Missing Girl in Waterville, Obamacare a success in Maine, Easy Pass, and Adults wanting to stay in Maine

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Thursday, May 1, 201405/01/2014

5-1 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First take cover Jon Karl vs Jay Carney on Benghazi developments, rain downpours across the country this week, the minimum wage vote…how did our Senators in Maine vote? Much more!

Local Headlines

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Health Commissioner Avoids Contempt Hearing

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Maine Health and Human Services Commissioner Mary Mayhew will avoid a contempt hearing after she agreed to comply with court orders to admit two jail inmates to the state's psychiatric hospital.

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Regulators Approve Increase in Menhaden Catch Limits

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A multi-state regulatory board is approving higher catch limits for Atlantic menhaden, a fish that plays…

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Maine Proposing Urchin Swipe Card System, Rules for Season

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine fishery regulators are proposing a sea urchin fishing season that would establish rules for a…

National Headlines

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Macy’s test stores to offer deals at ‘Backstage’ prices

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The retailer will open the first of four "discount" stores this fall in NYC.

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Huckabee enters the race, Hillary calls for path to citizenship

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Republican Mike Huckabee entered the race for his party's 2016 presidential nomination on Tuesday, while Democrat Hillary Clinton supported a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants.

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Elder Boston bomber was cruel, controlling

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Defense lawyers continue to make their case that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should be sentenced to life in prison rather than death.

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Senate slated to vote on GOP budget compromise

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The Senate is poised to approve a compromise Republican budget that makes deep cuts in spending while boosting Pentagon accounts by an additional $38 billion next year.