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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/18/15 Podcast Cheri Preston

It’s the annual Westminster Dog Show, and the Tiger Woods of show dogs (well, without all the personal drama), the Portuguese water dog “Matisse” is in the hunt for another notch on his impressive career.

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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/18/15 Eye on Politics

Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fisher are on call today, its Eye on Politics. Topics today include the Governer’s budget and his recent involvement in the Moody’s diner religion case.

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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/18/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

Anthony Bosch, the former owner of a South Florida anti-aging clinic at the center of Major League Baseball’s most recent steroid scandal, was sentenced to four years in prison, after pleading guilty to conspiring to distribute testosterone.

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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/18/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

The ruling by a Federal judge in Texas blocking President Obama’s executive action on immigration…at least temporarily…continues to reverberate in Washington. Of course, nobody in the White House is happy about it, and various cabinet officials in affected departments made that point on Tuesday.

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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/15/18 Podcast Jim Ryan

The mother of “American Sniper” murder suspect Eddie Routh (ROWTH) spent the afternoon on the witness stand at her son’s trial in Texas. With her eyes occasionally darting toward her son sitting at the defense table or scanning the jury box to her left, Jodi Routh testified about the mental and emotional problems that she says Eddie Routh brought back with him from his service in the Marine Corps. It became so serious that he needed hospitalization and anti-psychotic medications.

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Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

On the heels of the latest incidents of ISIS brutality, on Tuesday the White House opens its Summit on Countering Violent Extremism, which over three days will discuss ongoing efforts to confront not only ISIS, but other terrorist groups as well.

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Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

A jury in Stephenville, Texas, heard Eddie Routh (ROWTH) in his own words yesterday, explaining the killings of Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield at a shooting range two years ago.

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Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 Podcast Trey Hardin

ABC News political analyst Trey Hardin calls in to lament the 2 inches of snow they recieved in D.C. and then the speaker of the house announces shutting down dept. of homeland security to further bar Obama’s immigration actions.

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Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

Egyptian warplanes staged a second wave of airstrikes against ISIS targets in Libya on Monday in retaliation for the slaughter of 21 Egyptian Christians by ISIS militants.

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Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

The Northeast is getting pulverized by temperatures approaching zero, and strong gusty winds sending wind chill factors well below zero.

Local Headlines

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Maine Lawmakers Eye Hayride Regulations After Deadly Crash

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A Republican Maine lawmaker is pushing to mandate that hayrides be inspected after a 17-year-old girl was killed and more than 20 others were injured when a Halloween-themed ride crashed last year.

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1 of Maine’s Pro-Marijuana Groups Close to OK for Petition

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One of the Maine groups pushing for a statewide ballot question on recreational marijuana legalization is close to having its petition approved.

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Lawmakers to Introduce Bill to Force LePage to Release Bonds

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A group of Maine lawmakers is introducing legislation that would force Republican Gov. Paul LePage to…

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Boston bomber’s lawyer urges ‘unrelenting punishment’ over death

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Convicted bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers are urging jurors to reject the death penalty, saying "no punishment could ever be equal to the terrible effects of these crimes."

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PHOTOS: Nepal earthquake

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Rescue and relief efforts are underway after a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday.

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Death toll climbs as Nepal scrambles to organize quake relief

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Thousands began fleeing the capital Kathmandu on Monday after two days of powerful aftershocks and shortages of food and water.

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Gas prices jump 13 cents; could climb further

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The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has jumped in the past two weeks to $2.58.