Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Monday, April 28, 201404/28/2014

4-28 First Take

Ken and Mike’s First Take covers tornadoes that kill at least 18 in the Midwest, LA clippers owner Donald Sterling accused of racist comments, the search for the Malaysian jetliner continues, and more!

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Friday, April 25, 201404/25/2014

4/25 First Take

Barry Hobbins joins Mike to discuss the Malaysian airliner, North Korea, Rat Bite Fever, and Unions supporting republicans?

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Thursday, April 24, 201404/24/2014

4-24 First Take

Mike and Ethan tackle the events of the day on this Thursday’s First Take covering the Ukraine crisis heating up, some underage drinking in Westbrook, Maine seeks whistleblower’s health files in document-shredding case, and more!

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Wednesday, April 23, 201404/23/2014

4-23 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the latest on that 15 year old stowaway, the South Korean ferry rescue mission becomes a recovery mission, the SCOTUS rules to uphold a Michigan ban on affirmative action, and more!

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Tuesday, April 22, 201404/22/2014

4-22 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the first Boston Marathon after the bombing last year, the continued search for the South Korean ferry, a teen breaches airport security with nothing but a comb, and more!

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Monday, April 21, 201404/21/2014

4-21 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take discuss the South Korean president saying the conduct of ferry crew tantamount to murder, 36,000 runners prepare for this years Boston Marathon with security tighter than ever, today is Patriots’ Day, and much more!

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Friday, April 18, 201404/18/2014

4/18 First Take

Today Ken and Mike discuss the Sunken ferry, Missing Planes, the Crisis in the Ukraine, Welfare fines for Maine, Squirt guns to school, and Chelsea Clinton is pregnant

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Thursday, April 17, 201404/17/2014

4/17 First Take

Ken and Mike discuss the Ferry crash, Obama’s words for Putin, LePage is in the lead, USM raises, Styrofoam bans, and bringing Toy Guns to school

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Wednesday, April 16, 201404/16/2014

4-16 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the one year anniversary to the Boston Bombing, controversy surrounding Joe Biden’s comments on the anniversary, a ferry off the coast of South Korea sinks, and more!

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Tuesday, April 15, 201404/15/2014

4-15 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday’s first take covers the Malaysian Airline, Smoking Ban coming to Fort Williams and The Boston Marathon Anniversary

Local Headlines

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Augusta Fire Displaces 13

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Thirteen people are searching for new homes after an Augusta, Maine fire displaced them.

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LePage Wants to Require Work for Food Stamp Users

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Maine Gov. Paul LePage wants to require food stamp recipients to work while receiving benefits.

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University of Southern Maine Names New President

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University of Southern Maine officials say former Central Maine Power chief David Flanagan will lead the state's second-largest university as its new president.

National Headlines

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GM recalls 717K vehicles, not for ignition switches

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General Motors Co. announced six recalls covering more than 700,000 vehicles in the United States for varying reasons.

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Senate panel approves Veterans Affairs nominee

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Bob McDonald, President Obama's choice to run the VA, looks set for an easy Senate confirmation.

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Plane with first coffins of MH17 victims leaves Ukraine

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A Dutch air force plane carrying the first 16 coffins with the remains of victims of the downed Malaysian airliner is on its way to the Netherlands.

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California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

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Fresh peaches, plums, nectarines, and pluots sold at major retailers including Kroger and Costco are being recalled over concerns of possible listeria contamination.