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Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

2/9/15 Podcast Steve Mistler

It’s Monday, the Statehouse Bureau Chief Steve Mistler calls in today to weigh in on the legislature and LePage’s budget plan.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

Local Headlines

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Police: 21-Year-Old Woman Dies in Northern Maine Crash

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Police in Maine say a 21-year-old woman died after losing control of her vehicle while driving in a small town near the state's border with Canada.

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Legislature OKs Cold Case Unit, But It Still Awaits Funding

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Maine lawmakers have again approved a bill to create a special state unit dedicated to investigating unsolved homicides, but the measure still needs to be funded.

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Maine Minute 5/27

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Hear the WGAN Maine Minute for Wednesday, May 27th.

National Headlines

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Storm death toll rises as Houston remains underwater

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Torrential rains and flooding have turned streets into rivers, killing more than a dozen people and destroying hundreds of homes.

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Ford recalls nearly a half-million vehicles

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Ford has recalled several models, including the Mustang and Taurus, for a power steering problem.

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U.S., allies put pressure on N. Korea’s nuclear program

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The talks in Seoul follows a test of what the North said was a submarine-launched ballistic missile earlier this month.

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Thieves get access to more than 100K tax returns

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From February to May, attackers gained access to personal tax information.