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Ken & Mike's First Take

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Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

4/9/15 First Take

.On today’s First Take, Tsarnaev is found guilty, news on concealed weapons permit in Augusta, following up on South Carolina cop shootin, Iran pushes for end to sanctions and then….. It snowed!

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Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

4/8/15 First Take

Today in the news, South Carolina cop charged with murder, the Russians hack White House computers, more on the Hernandez trial then the Freyburg lacross coach forced to resign..

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Tuesday, April 7, 201504/07/2015

4/7/15 First Take

On this Tuesday’s First Take- Tsarnaev trial goes to the jury, the UVa fraternity sues Rolling Stone over rape story, Jackie Ward’s blog post then Breastfeeding at Fusions and Red Sox win opening day game!

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Monday, April 6, 201504/06/2015

4/6/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Iran nuclear deal and Israel, Rolling Stone magazine retracts rape story then the Aaron Hernandez trial winds down and Emails reveals James Campbell strategy…

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Friday, April 3, 201504/03/2015

4/3/15 First Take

Thank the Buddha its Friday! Topics for today include the Iran nuclear deal, Religious freedom bills in Indiana and Arkansas, LePage is harassed by Twomey at Saco town hall, Hernandez trial end and the Keene pumpkin festival cancelled…

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Thursday, April 2, 201504/02/2015

4/2/15 First Take

Today’s topics include Iran nuclear talks, Arkansas governor doesn’t sign religious freedom law, the Hernandez trial continues and Senator Menedez indicted on fraud charges…

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Wednesday, April 1, 201504/01/2015

4/1/15 First Take

No joke, Ken and Mike talk about the Iran nuclear talks, the Boston Bomber trial, then Kraft testifies at Hernandez trial and then Arkansas and Indiana are both on the forefront of religious freedom legislation.

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Tuesday, March 31, 201503/31/2015

3/31/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Germanwings plane crash, Iran, Indiana religious freedom and more on the Boston Marathon bombing trial.

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Monday, March 30, 201503/30/2015

3/30/15 First Take

To kick off this new week, Ken and Mike talk about news on the Germanwings plane crash and the emotional state of the co-pilot then, Iran’s Nuclear talks, bodies found in the NY explosion and then more on Indiana’s “religious freedom” bill.

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Friday, March 27, 201503/27/2015

3/27/15 First Take

On today’s First Take, Ken and Mike’s topics include the Germanwings plane crash, NY gas explosion, there’s a pervert on the loose in Brunswick, Campbell says he didn’t lie and is LePage in denial?

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