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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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Steve Roberts

During this recent Brian Williams saga, it may have occurred to you to solicit some insight from a college professor of media ethics.

special-reports-podcasts

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Steve Mistler

Portland press herald statehouse bureau chief Steve Mistler joins the show for this recurring Monday segment. Today, Mike, Barry and Steve talk about LePage’s recent town hall meeting.

Local Headlines

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Bird Camera Fans Watch Eagle Steal Osprey Chicks From Nest

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BREMEN, Maine (AP) — Followers of a popular live bird camera are reeling from a rare glimpse of nature in the raw after witnessing an eagle pluck two osprey chicks from a nest.

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Interim Presidents Named at UMaine at Augusta, Fort Kent

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Interim presidents have been named at the University of Maine System schools in August and Fort Kent.

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GOP Maine Senator Seeks Investigation Into LePage’s Actions

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A Republican state senator wants the Legislature's oversight committee to launch an investigation into whether Gov. Paul LePage ``crossed legal or ethical lines'' by meddling in a charter school's personnel matters.

National Headlines

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Gas prices down headed into holiday weekend

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The decline comes amid a 42-cent jump recorded over the previous nine weeks.

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U.S. senators visit Cuba, hope Congress will ease restrictions

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A number of Cuba initiatives are pending in the Senate, including a bill to remove the travel ban on Americans and rescind the decades-old U.S. economic embargo.

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Supreme Court ruling celebrated on Gay Pride Day

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Americans marked Gay Pride Day this year with an extra measure of gusto, turning out en masse at Sunday's festivities in New York and other cities across the U.S.

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Nuclear deal could sharpen political tensions in Iran

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Iran, the U.S., Russia, China, France, Britain, and Germany are trying to end a more than 12-year standoff over Tehran's nuclear program.