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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.

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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.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Podcast Brad Garrett

As President Obama ask Congress for authority to use military assets in the fight against ISIS, Brad looks at the current state of the battle.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Capital Insights

This Thursday is Capital Insights with John Baldacci. Today, we talk about LePage’s town hall meeting from last night and compare and contrast with John’s past meetings.

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Podcast Matt Zidle

Media Partners at WMTW Channel 8’s Matt Zidle Joins Mike and Dennis to discuss more inclement weather and potentially another foot of snow!

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Thursday, February 12, 201502/12/2015

2/12/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

On Wednesday President Obama asked Congress to give him the authorization to use military force against ISIS.

Local Headlines

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Quotes from Around Maine About Leon Gorman

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``Leon was a larger-than-life figure in my world growing up. He was my dad, yet his life was closely intertwined with the company he built, nurtured and loved. Not surprisingly, the personality traits that describe our company fit my Dad to a tee. Honest, trustworthy, dependable, loyal, friendly, an experienced guide, sense of humor, respectful, outdoor oriented, authentic, vigorous, and environmentally aware.''

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Manslaughter Conviction Upheld in Double-Fatal Crash

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The Maine supreme court has upheld the manslaughter conviction of a driver in a crash that killed two of her passengers.

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Saddleback Says Fundraising Fell Short, Resort is For Sale

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The popular Saddleback ski area says it has fallen short on fundraising for a new chairlift but that there may be a buyer to save the upcoming season.

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Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

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The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

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Kentucky clerk jailed for denying same-sex marriage licenses

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The clerk has refused to issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight, since the U.S. Supreme Court in June ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry under the U.S. Constitution, citing her beliefs as an Apostolic Christian.

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Obama scores policy win in securing votes for Iran nuclear deal

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U.S. President Barack Obama scored a major foreign policy victory by securing enough Senate votes to protect the Iran nuclear deal in Congress, but Republicans pledged to keep up their fight against the pact with new sanctions on Tehran.

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U.S. police slayings raise pressure on officers at time of tension

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Experts caution that the number of police killed on duty this year is not out of the ordinary, and the reasons behind the deaths are a complicated mix of factors that go well beyond the current climate.