Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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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!

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Thursday, August 15, 201308/15/2013

8-15 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers the bloodshed in Egypt, Portland panhandlers, transportation bonds, Michaud, and more!

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

8-14 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers all the top local and national stories of the day!

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

8-13 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the verdict on the Whitey Bulger trial. Guilty! David Labonte in court, prosecutor wants Alexis Wright to testify, judge rules against NYC stop and frisk, and more!

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

8-12 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest Paul LePage comments putting him in hot water, Snowden’s Father visits Russia, James DiMaggio found killed, and more!

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Friday, August 9, 201308/09/2013

8-9 First Take

Mike and attorney and Maine State Representative Barry Hobbins first take on Bicyclist dad from Biddeford dies, Bridge open again on the Me/NH border, Transportation Bond, Florida man allegedly kills wife, posts confession, photo of body on Facebook, NSA unveils plan to halt leaks and Actress Karen Black dies. Easy Rider among her films

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

8-8 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take Obama’s take on Putin and Russia, Hassan trial halted, Jackie Robinson statue defaced by racists, and more!

Local Headlines

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Deal Reached To Sell Supermarket Chain To Ex-CEO

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TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) - A New England supermarket chain that has been in turmoil for weeks over a workers' revolt and customer boycott has announced that the former CEO is buying the company from rival relatives.

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Maine Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Girl

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A Sidney man charged with sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl he was baby-sitting has pleaded guilty.

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Pot Activists Deliver Petitions in York

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A group that wants to legalize marijuana for recreational use by adults has submitted petitions to the town of York.

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Military: Jet in Virginia crash based in Massachusetts

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DEVELOPING: An Air Force F-15C has crashed in the mountains of western Virginia and the pilot's status is unknown.

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No deaths linked to troubled VA hospital

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A probe into long waits for treatment at VA facilities in Phoenix did not find that the shoddy care caused patient deaths.

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American fighting with ISIS killed in Syria

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An American suspected of fighting alongside Islamic State militants has been killed, U.S. officials say.

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American freed by Syrian militants overcome with emotion

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A U.S. writer released from two years in the captivity of insurgents in Syria is doing well and is excited to be free, his mother says.