Ken and Mike

Ken & Mike's First Take

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Tuesday, June 24, 201406/24/2014

6-24 First Take

Ken flies solo on the Tuesday First Take with the latest on Iraq, the IRS commissioner faces the House, the VA, and more!

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Monday, June 23, 201406/23/2014

6-23 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take covers the latest out of Iraq, people still pouring in through the US border, Mainers divided on welfare, and more!

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Friday, June 20, 201406/20/2014

First Take 6/20/14

Ken is out so Barry Hobbins comes in to help Mike discuss Obama sending advisors to Iraq, the student who passed away at the Dentist, Portland Pride Parade, Our sister city in Russia and more

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Thursday, June 19, 201406/19/2014

6-19 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Thursday First Take covers the latest out of Iraq, the IRS scandal continues, the Redskins lose ruling on trademarks, and more!

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Wednesday, June 18, 201406/18/2014

6-18 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Wednesday First Take covers the U.S. capturing a Benghazi suspect, and more!

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Tuesday, June 17, 201406/17/2014

6-17 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Tuesday First Take covers the Portland council banning polystyrene containers, adding fees on paper and plastic bags, Obama sends troops to Baghdad, and more!

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Monday, June 16, 201406/16/2014

6-16 First Take

Ken and Mike’s Monday First Take cover the return of the Iraq war, the departure of Casey Kasem, and much more!

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Friday, June 13, 201406/13/2014

First Take 6/13/14

First Take with Ken and Mike. Today’s discussions cover the return of Bowe Bergdahl, situations in Iraq, Immigrant welfare in Maine, Condoms given out in middle school and gun legislation.

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Thursday, June 12, 201406/12/2014

6-12 First Take

Ken and Steve’s Thursday First Take cover further primary breakdown including Eric Cantor’s loss, the latest on the Bergdahl swap, and more!

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Wednesday, June 11, 201406/11/2014

6-11 First Take

Ken and Arthur’s Wednesday First Take gives you a recap of yesterdays primary and more!

Local Headlines

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Maine Elver Fishing Quota May be Slightly Reduced

GENERIC ELVERS LARGE

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine's baby eel fishermen might see a slightly reduced quota in 2015.

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Lobsterman Jailed, Fined Over Illegal Lobsters

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A Maine lobsterman who kept undersized and V-notched lobsters has been sentenced to two days in jail and fined $50,000. The Department of Marine Resources is also suspending his license for three years.

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Democrat Cain Skipping 2nd District Debate

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A Maine television station has canceled a debate in the race for the 2nd Congressional District seat after Democrat Emily Cain said she wouldn't attend.

National Headlines

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New York doctor tests positive for Ebola

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A physician with Doctors Without Borders who returned to New York City from West Africa has tested positive for Ebola.

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Travelers quarantined as U.S. steps up Ebola checks

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The U.S. has started new restrictions on those coming from the countries hardest hit by the deadly virus.

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Sears to close stores, lay off thousands of employees

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Sears will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close more than 100 stores, many before Christmas.

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U.S.-led air strikes kill hundreds of militants

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Air strikes by U.S.-led forces have killed 521 Islamist fighters and 32 civilians during a month-long campaign in Syria.