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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Interim Presidents Named at UMaine at Augusta, Fort Kent

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Interim presidents have been named at the University of Maine System schools in August and Fort Kent.

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GOP Maine Senator Seeks Investigation Into LePage’s Actions

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A Republican state senator wants the Legislature's oversight committee to launch an investigation into whether Gov. Paul LePage ``crossed legal or ethical lines'' by meddling in a charter school's personnel matters.

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John Lannan, Longtime Newsman, Dies at 87

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DARMISCOTTA, Maine (AP) _ John Lannan, a reporter and editor for numerous organizations, including The Associated Press, has died. He…

National Headlines

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Gas prices down headed into holiday weekend

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The decline comes amid a 42-cent jump recorded over the previous nine weeks.

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U.S. senators visit Cuba, hope Congress will ease restrictions

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A number of Cuba initiatives are pending in the Senate, including a bill to remove the travel ban on Americans and rescind the decades-old U.S. economic embargo.

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Supreme Court ruling celebrated on Gay Pride Day

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Americans marked Gay Pride Day this year with an extra measure of gusto, turning out en masse at Sunday's festivities in New York and other cities across the U.S.

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Nuclear deal could sharpen political tensions in Iran

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Iran, the U.S., Russia, China, France, Britain, and Germany are trying to end a more than 12-year standoff over Tehran's nuclear program.