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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.

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.

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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.

morning-news-podcast

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Matt Zidle

Channel 8’s Matt Zidle has some explaining to do! We’ll go over the storm that wasn’t (Only 2.3in in Portland) and the bitter cold we’re currently experiencing this President’s day.

morning-news-podcast

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Ali Weinberg

House Speaker John Boehner says he isn’t bluffing, that he is willing to let funding for the Department of Homeland Security lapse as part of a Republican push to roll back President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration.

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Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

Hopefully by now you’ve gotten over the loss of the Good Humor truck, because another sign that the times are a changin’ is about to hit.

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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

By now we are all used to it. Buy a dozen quality roses a month ago, no problem. Buy them with Saturday’s Valentine’s Day in mind, the price is substantially, way substantially, higher.

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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

President Obama will be in California on Friday to attend a cyber-security summit at Stanford University. The summit comes two days after the Obama Administration announced the creation of the Cyber Threat Intelligence Center.

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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Mary Mayhew

DHHS Commissioner Mary Mayher joins Mike and Dennis today to discuss budget and welfare.

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Friday, February 13, 201502/13/2015

2/13/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

You’ve heard of a “one-way ticket to Paradise”? That sounds pretty appealing. But what about a one-way ticket to Mars? Well, that’s what over 200,000 people are applying for.

Local Headlines

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Lawyer in Defamation Case Says Client was Hero in Haiti

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A lawyer in a Maine defamation case says his client was a hero for children in…

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9-Year-old Boy Killed in Fatal Fire in Hermon, Maine

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Authorities say a 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is in critical condition following a fire in Hermon, Maine.

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Spring Trial for Man Charged in Pregnant Girlfriend’s Death

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Prosecutors say the trial of a Lewiston man charged with running down and killing his pregnant girlfriend in Maine is expected in spring 2016.

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Six powers and Iran to continue nuclear talks past deadline

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It is the fourth time the parties have extended the terms of the interim deal, which was struck in November 2013 and provided Iran with limited sanctions relief in exchange for a halt to the production of uranium enriched to a purity level of 20 percent.

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Senate, House look to update Bush-era education law

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It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on — an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.

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U.S. to increase support for Syria opposition

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President Barack Obama pledged to increase support for the moderate opposition in Syria's civil war and said the U.S. needs to do more to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers.

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Boston bomber wants a new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial.