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Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

3/13/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

Concrete barriers have been moved toward the front of the Ferguson police station and yellow tape stretches across the entrance. State troopers move in now to take control of protest security.

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Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

3/13/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

Remember those three British schoolgirls who ran away from home in the hopes of joining the Islamic State? Turkey’s Foreign Minister said on Thursday that a foreign operative suspected in helping the girls flee to Syria has been detained. The suspect has been detained for over a week, but there were no further details provided.

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

Did the White House know that Hillary Clinton deleted some 30,000 emails? That was the question for spokesman Josh Earnest on Wednesday. According to him, there is no evidence to doubt that the former Secretary of State only deleted emails from her personal account that had nothing to do with her work in the State Department.

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Col. David Hunt

Every other Thursday we’re on the Hunt. Col. David Hunt joins Mike and Dennis to talk about ISIS, Hillary’s emails and more…

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Andrew McLean

State Representative Andrew McLean calls in to discuss the Maine DoT’s recent budget request for $70 Million / year for Maine’s bridges…

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Brad Garrett

Celebrities are often the targets (L’il Wayne on Wednesday) of “swatting,” but it is also a trend affecting regular Joe’s as well. “Swatting” is when somebody calls a local police department, and prank reports a dangerous, active shooter, hostage situation at someone’s address, causing an adrenaline-fueled SWAT team to rush to the location, prepared for the worst type of confrontation.

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

Ferguson, Missouri police chief Tom Jackson has resigned following last week’s Justice Department’s report that was severely critical of the department. Until recently chief Jackson had been defiant that he did not intend to resign or step down.

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Wednesday, March 11, 201503/11/2015

3/11/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who rarely speaks to the national press, held an exception at the United Nations on Tuesday afternoon, to address questions regarding her use of private email while a member of President Obama’s cabinet.

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Wednesday, March 11, 201503/11/2015

3-11-15 Podcast Steve Webster

Steve Webster Joins Mike and Dennis to talk about a benefit concert at the Performing Arts Center in Westbrook on March 18th to bring awareness to human trafficking, particularly in Maine.

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Wednesday, March 11, 201503/11/2015

3/11/15 Eye on Politics

Its Wednesday’s Eye on Politics with Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fisher. This week’s topics include Hillary’s e-mail “scandal”.

Local Headlines

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$9M for Projects to Mitigate Climate Change Threats

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is offering $9 million in grants to help coastal communities…

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Maine Docs to Provide More Than 13,000 State Park Passes

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine primary care physicians are giving out more than 13,000 free Maine State Park Passes starting…

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Crackdown on Seat Belt Law Underway in Maine

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Law enforcement officials are cracking down on seat belt scofflaws in Maine. More than 50 law…

National Headlines

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Visitors to NYC’s World Trade Center can ‘see forever’

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The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.

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Egg prices jump as impact of bird flu begins pinching supply

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The price of eggs has risen by as much as 58 percent, as farmers battle a bird flu that has killed millions of hens.

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Republicans looking for a few good ‘losers’ in 2016

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As the next presidential election cycle begins the goal isn't necessarily to win every race, but to improve the performance of the Republican ticket overall.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.