Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Wednesday, November 19, 201411/19/2014

11-19 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Wednesday First Take on the Keystone Pipeline vote, the ME Republicans gain a Senate seat, and more!

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Tuesday, November 18, 201411/18/2014

11-18 First Take

Ken and Mike give their Tuesday First Take on unrest in the Middle East, Mo. Gov’s pre-emptive strike and Chuck Manson getting married.

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Monday, November 17, 201411/17/2014

11-17 First Take

Ken and Mike give their First Take on the latest over ISIS, John Gruber’s comments on Obamacare, Bill Cosby controversy, and more!

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Friday, November 14, 201411/14/2014

11-14 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Friday First Take on Obama to act on Immigration reform by the end of the year, USM to reorganize, a Secret Service ‘comedy of errors’ and m

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Thursday, November 13, 201411/13/2014

11-13 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Thursday First Take on Executive Decisions, D’s leadership in Augusta and we go to school in Md. and Mass.

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Wednesday, November 12, 201411/12/2014

11-12 First Take

Ken and Arthur give their Wednesday First Take on Obama finished in China, calls for greater stringency in Portland fire codes, an Old Town paper mill being purchased, and more!

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Tuesday, November 11, 201411/11/2014

11-11 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their First Take on Veterans Day, snow on the way, recounts in Maine, and more!

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Monday, November 10, 201411/10/2014

11-10 First Take

Ken and Mike give you their Monday First Take on Obama in China, Kaci Hickox making it twenty one days, and a town in Mass that wants to say no to tobacco.

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Friday, November 7, 201411/07/2014

First Take 11/7/2014

Mike and Barry Hobbins discuss governor Paul LePage’s second term agenda, the price per vote each gubernatorial candidate paid during the election, accidental flu shots and more!

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Thursday, November 6, 201411/06/2014

11-6 First Take

Mike and Barry give you their Thursday First Take on how proposed bear hunting restrictions may have energized voters in this election, Angus King remaining with the Democrat congress, and more!

Local Headlines

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Maine Woman Who Foiled Abduction Ready for a Fight

The Maine State Museum worker who prevented the abduction of a 2-year-old girl is a grandmother with a bum knee. But Sharon Wise says there would've been a ``big fight'' if the assailant hadn't given up.

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Maine’s Jobless Rate Down Slightly in November

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Maine's jobless rate dipped slightly last month to 5.7 percent.

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Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Hiring 715 Workers

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Portsmouth Naval Shipyard says it's in the process of hiring more than 700 workers.

National Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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A look back on some of the week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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Consumers can sue Target over data breach

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A judge has cleared the way for consumers to sue the retailer over the 2013 data breach.

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Poll: Americans skeptical of commercial drones

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Americans say they are skeptical that the benefits will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety.

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U.S. plans to rate colleges on affordability, performance

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The White House released a draft of its plan to tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to improve.