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Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

2/9/15 Podcast Jason Nathanson

The awards show season continues, with the Grammy Awards on Sunday night. And our Jason Nathanson was on hand for all the festivities, including what folks say backstage, and also will report on any drama that may occur among those that win, and those that don’t.

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Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

2/9/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

Jordan claims its air strikes against ISIS targets in Syria have been successful, degrading nearly 20% of the militants capabilities. The strikes, with U.S. assistance, were intensified following the burned-alive execution of Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh.

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Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

2/6/15 Podcast Michael Leachman

Michael Leachman, Director of State Fiscal Research at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities provides Ken and Mike an analysis of Gov. LePage’s tax and budget proposal.

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Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

2/6/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

It could be the largest health care breach in history…Anthem , which owns Blue Cross and Blue Shield, hacked. The records of 80 million users at risk. Information like dates of birth, social security numbers, employment and income information – all the things identify thieves need to assume a new identity.

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Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

2/6/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

The process of choosing a jury for the “American Sniper” trial continues Friday in Stephenville, Texas. On Thursday, about 200 potential jurors were called in for questioning by the judge and many were excused because of medical conditions or financial hardship.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

Jordan’s King Abdullah vowed on Wednesday to fight a “relentless” war against Islamic on their own territory. The promise came during a crisis meeting he held with his security chiefs after his return to his country.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast On the Hunt with Col. David Hunt

On today’s edition of On the Hunt, Col. David Hunt weighs in with Ken and Mike on current threats according to region and fact gathering tactics.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

While senators on the Armed Services Committee conducted the confirmation hearing for Defense Secretary nominee Ashton Carter, they took to opportunity to urge the administration to send more military supplies to Jordan to assist them in their fight against ISIS, which for obvious reasons has amped up considerably of late.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Johnathan LaBonte

Jonathan LaBonte, The Director of the Governor’s Office of Policy/Management and Mayor of Auburn discusses the Gov’s budget and tax reform proposal.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

Hundreds of residents of Stephenville, Texas, and surrounding towns will be summoned Thursday to begin jury selection for the trial of the man accused of killing retired Marine Chris Kyle two years ago on a shooting range.

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…

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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.