Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Thursday, August 22, 201308/22/2013

8-22 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers a town in Syria that was gassed, Bradley Manning sentenced to 35 years, the use of tasers at Riverview, and more!

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Wednesday, August 21, 201308/21/2013

8-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers LePage’s reaction to yesterdays allegations of Obama comments, mindless killings in Oklahoma, Donald Hill acquitted in the Zumba trial, and more!

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Tuesday, August 20, 201308/20/2013

8-20 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the latest out of Egypt, LePage’s (alleged) controversial comments of the week, updates on the Kennebunk prostitution trial, and more!

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Monday, August 19, 201308/19/2013

8-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest from Egypt, Pistorius, the highway bond compromise, and more!

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Thursday, August 15, 201308/15/2013

8-15 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers the bloodshed in Egypt, Portland panhandlers, transportation bonds, Michaud, and more!

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

8-14 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers all the top local and national stories of the day!

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

8-13 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the verdict on the Whitey Bulger trial. Guilty! David Labonte in court, prosecutor wants Alexis Wright to testify, judge rules against NYC stop and frisk, and more!

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

8-12 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest Paul LePage comments putting him in hot water, Snowden’s Father visits Russia, James DiMaggio found killed, and more!

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Friday, August 9, 201308/09/2013

8-9 First Take

Mike and attorney and Maine State Representative Barry Hobbins first take on Bicyclist dad from Biddeford dies, Bridge open again on the Me/NH border, Transportation Bond, Florida man allegedly kills wife, posts confession, photo of body on Facebook, NSA unveils plan to halt leaks and Actress Karen Black dies. Easy Rider among her films

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

8-8 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take Obama’s take on Putin and Russia, Hassan trial halted, Jackie Robinson statue defaced by racists, and more!

Local Headlines

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Portland Task Force to Review Inspection Programs

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The city of Portland is putting together a task force to examine its inspection programs in the wake of a house fire that killed six people.

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Police: 3-year-old Set Fire that Killed His family

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Authorities say a three-year-old boy set a fire that burned down his mobile home, killing his mother and his twin siblings.

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Maine’s Unemployment Rate Unchanged in October

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Maine officials say that the state's unemployment rate held steady in October at 5.8 percent.

National Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at the biggest newsmakers this week and the headline you may have missed.

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House Republicans sue over Obamacare

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Republicans sued over the implementation of President Barack Obama's signature health care law.

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Lexus recalling 422K cars to fix fuel leak

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The fuel leak can increase the risk of fire, safety regulators say.

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Thanksgiving travel at a 7-year high

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More than 46 million Americans are expected to travel over the holiday weekend.