Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Tuesday, October 1, 201310/01/2013

10-1 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take talks government shutdown, tax hikes in Maine, and people for the ethical treatment of…lobsters?

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Monday, September 30, 201309/30/2013

9-30 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers all things government shutdown, Obamacare, and the rest of the latest from DC.

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Friday, September 27, 201309/27/2013

9-27 First Take

On the Friday First Take, Mike and Barry Hobbins discuss the Pirates leaving Portland, the economic impact on Portland because of the Pirates leaving, the Government shutdown and more!

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Thursday, September 26, 201309/26/2013

9-26 First Take

On the Friday First Take, Mike and Dennis discuss confrontation outside the Cumberland County courthouse in Portland, updates on the Kenyan mall incident, the Ted Cruz filibuster and more!

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Wednesday, September 25, 201309/25/2013

9-25 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers Ted Cruz’s ongoing filibuster on Obamacare, Iranian president talks peace, and the latest on the Kenyan mall situation!

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Tuesday, September 24, 201309/24/2013

9-24 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the latest on the Kenya mall attacks and the possible Maine connection, looming government shutdown, and more!

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Monday, September 23, 201309/23/2013

9-23 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers how Kenyan forces took position to secure the area around the Westgate mall in Nairobi, Kenya, a partial budget passed by the house of representatives, Hillary Clinton thinking about running, and more!

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Friday, September 20, 201309/20/2013

9-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers an op ed from the Iranian president, the budget battle and possible government shutdown, the aftermath of the fire in Oldport, and more!

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Thursday, September 19, 201309/19/2013

9-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday’s First Take covers the latest on the Naval gunman, should dogs be allowed on Scarborough’s beach? Starbucks enters the gun debate and more!

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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!

Local Headlines

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Maine Police Investigating Bathtub Death of Baby

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GENERIC POLICE CRUISERS

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) _ Maine police are investigating the death of a baby found unresponsive in the bathtub of a Lewiston apartment.

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Maine Unemployment Up Slightly in September

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine officials say seasonally adjusted unemployment rose slightly in the state from August to September.

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LePage Highlights Charity Basketball Tournament

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Gov. Paul LePage is urging Mainers to get involved in an upcoming basketball tournament that supports children who have been impacted by domestic violence.

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Ebola is low on our list of concerns

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A new poll shows Ebola ranks well behind the economy, jobs, and other issues among America's top problems.

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Staples investigating possible data breach

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The office supply giant is the latest U.S. retailer to become a possible victim of a cyberattack.

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Suspect in Va. abduction charged in DC area rape

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Authorities have brought additional charges against the man accused of abducting an 18-year-old Virginia college student Hannah Graham.

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Ebola crisis turns a corner as U.S. issues new guidelines

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The U.S. issued new protocols for health workers treating Ebola victims in an effort to stop the spread of the deadly virus.