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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.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

Local Headlines

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Maine House Speaker Sues Governor Over Loss of School Job

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Maine's Democratic House Speaker has sued Republican Gov. Paul LePage after the governor threatened to withhold funds from a school for at-risk youth to get him removed from the top job there.

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Actress Valerie Harper Hospitalized in Maine

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The Ogunquit Playhouse says actress Valerie Harper has been hospitalized after falling ill before a performance.

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Trooper Suffers Non-Life-Threatening Injuries in Crash

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Police say a Maine state trooper was injured in a dramatic crash in which his cruiser was rear-ended by a tractor trailer on Interstate 295 in Richmond.

National Headlines

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FBI understaffed to tackle cyber threats

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The FBI is struggling to attract computer scientists to its cybersecurity program mainly due to low pay, a report by the U.S. Department of Justice shows.

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More millennials staying home with their parents

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U.S. millennials are more likely to be living with relatives now than before the Great Recession as the job market fails to rebound fully, a report suggests.

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Trump shows staying power ahead of first debate

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Trump is gaining momentum ahead of next week's first Republican debate, a new poll shows.

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Could Indian Ocean debris be from ill-fated MH370?

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Malaysia is "almost certain" that plane debris found on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean is from a Boeing 777, heightening the possibility it could be wreckage from the missing flight.