Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

12-2 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the Obamacare website fixed according to administrators, fast food strikers demand $15 an hour, Cyber Monday info, and more!

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Friday, November 29, 201311/29/2013

11/29 Friday First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers Black Friday, City leaders want Trustees to renew talks with the Portland Pirates, Democrats are worried about their re-election and more!

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

11-27 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers Iranian officials saying the White House is misleading on nuclear agreement, holiday weather forecasts, and an accused killer that claims molestation led to murder

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Tuesday, November 26, 201311/26/2013

11-26 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers Obama and others on the Iran agreement, a Vassalboro man told police that he killed an older Waterville man who had molested him as a child, Civic Center trustees reject new talks with Pirates and more!

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

11-25 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers a deal reached by world powers over Iran’s nuclear ambitions, yesterday’s terrible weather, an update on the North Pond Hermit, and more!

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Friday, November 22, 201311/22/2013

11-22 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Friday First Take covers the Democrats ‘nuclear’ option, the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination, Obamacare, The small plane that landed on 295 and More!

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Thursday, November 21, 201311/21/2013

11-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers another blunder with the healthcare website, hunters in Old Orchard Beach, and more!

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Wednesday, November 20, 201311/20/2013

11-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the Obamacare website to still be a work in progress by the end of the month, bail set for Zimmerman after pointing shotgun at girlfriend, the ordinance on panhandling in Portland went to the State Supreme court yesterday, plus much more!

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Tuesday, November 19, 201311/19/2013

11-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers Obama’s plummeting approval ratings, George Zimmerman back in the news after pointing a shotgun at his girlfriend, Portland City Council approves a Planned Parenthood buffer zone, and more!

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Monday, November 18, 201311/18/2013

11-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest on the Obamacare issues, the South Portland City Council to consider passing a moratorium on tar sands, and Portland’s anti-abortion protesters comfortable where they stand as City Council will vote Monday on establishing a buffer zone around entrances to reproductive health care facilities.

Local Headlines

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Autopsy in Grandmother Death Cites Blunt Trauma

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WILTON, Maine (AP) _ A Maine man charged with murdering his grandmother told police he attacked her with a hammer.

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Maine Man Charged With 3 Murders Held Without Bail

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BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ A judge ordered a Maine man charged with killing his girlfriend and her two children held without bail.

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Maine Man Acquitted in Diabetic Son’s Death

GENERIC COURT LARGE

MACHIAS, Maine (AP) _ A judge has acquitted a former Maine man of manslaughter in the death of his adopted son.

National Headlines

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

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.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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Ex-officer not charged in fatal Milwaukee shooting

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A prosecutor says he won't file charges against a white former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man.

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Cuba’s famed cigars get a foot in door of U.S. market

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Cuban cigars are considered by many as the best in the world.

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Obama: Sony hack not an act of war

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President Barack Obama says the massive hacking was not an act of war but instead was cyber-vandalism.