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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.

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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.

Local Headlines

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Climate Change to Have Increasing Effect on Maine

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ORONO, Maine (AP) _ A University of Maine report about the effect of climate change on the state of Maine…

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Advocates Denounce LePage Plan to Cut Anti-Smoking Fund

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Advocates and health care providers say Gov. Paul LePage's plan to divert money from a fund that supports community anti-smoking programs is the wrong approach.

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Maine City Might Fire Administrator Amid Contract Squabble

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The City Council in Saco, Maine, is considering firing the city's administrator six months after offering him a new contract to stay.

National Headlines

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Survey: Parents increasingly ask doctors to delay vaccines

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Physicians worry that makes under-vaccinated kids and others vulnerable to preventable diseases.

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Homeland Security funding deal elusive

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Homeland Security faces another possible shutdown this week.

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Dot-com deja vu: Nasdaq closes in on its record high

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The last time the Nasdaq was this high, Bill Clinton was president, Microsoft dominated the tech world and the iPod, iPhone and iPad didn't exist.

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Netanyahu says U.S.-Israel relationship ‘stronger than ever’

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Netanyahu is expected to press lawmakers to block a deal with Iran that he contends would endanger Israel’s existence.