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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

You’ve heard of a “one-way ticket to Paradise”? That sounds pretty appealing. But what about a one-way ticket to Mars? Well, that’s what over 200,000 people are applying for.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Podcast Brad Garrett

As President Obama ask Congress for authority to use military assets in the fight against ISIS, Brad looks at the current state of the battle.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Capital Insights

This Thursday is Capital Insights with John Baldacci. Today, we talk about LePage’s town hall meeting from last night and compare and contrast with John’s past meetings.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Podcast Matt Zidle

Media Partners at WMTW Channel 8’s Matt Zidle Joins Mike and Dennis to discuss more inclement weather and potentially another foot of snow!

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

On Wednesday President Obama asked Congress to give him the authorization to use military force against ISIS.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

The first two witnesses on the stand in the trial of Eddie Routh (ROWTH) in Stephenville, Texas, have intimate ties to the victims in the so-called “American Sniper” trial.

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Wednesday, February 11, 201502/11/2015

2/11/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

The White House confirmed on Tuesday that Kayla Mueller, the 26-year-old aid worker kidnapped by the Islamic State a year and a half ago is dead. The militant group reportedly sent the Mueller family a photo over the weekend, which once authenticated by intelligence officials, proved she was dead.

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Wednesday, February 11, 201502/11/2015

2/11/15 Podcast Eye on Politics

Its Wednesday, Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fisher join us to discuss LePage’s town hall tour kickoff tonight.

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Wednesday, February 11, 201502/11/2015

2/11/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

Seeing sales of their soft drinks in decline, Coca-Cola is going to try and jump into the healthy beverage market, and they are going to try it with milk. That’s right. Rolling out nationally over the next few weeks, a product labeled “Fairlife,” which is actually milk, fortified with extra protein, and less sugar.

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Tuesday, February 10, 201502/10/2015

2/10/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

President Obama and German Chancellor Merkel declared that Russian aggression in Ukraine has only reinforced the unity of the U.S. and Europe, as they weighed the prospects of reviving an elusive peace plan to end the conflict.

Local Headlines

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Another Marijuana Legalization Effort For Maine

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Another effort is underway to get marijuana legalization on the ballot in maine.

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Maine Unemployment Rate Down Slightly in February

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Officials say Maine's unemployment rate ticked down to 5 percent last month.

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Fire Extinguished at Maine Elementary School

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Fire departments quickly put out a fire in the gym of an elementary school in a small Maine town.

National Headlines

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.