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Tuesday, February 3, 201502/03/2015

2/3/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

While just some highlights were touted Monday morning, by afternoon more details regarding what is in the White House budget had emerged, including allowing Medicare to get a little tougher with drug companies to lower prices on the more pricey variety.

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Tuesday, February 3, 201502/03/2015

2/3/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

As the number of reported measles cases surpasses 100, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued a new release urging parents to get their children vaccinated.

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Tuesday, February 3, 201502/03/2015

2/3/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

With the movie “American Sniper” setting box office records, the trial of the man charged with killing the real Chris Kyle is set to begin next week in Stephenville, Texas, about 70 miles southwest of Fort Worth.

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Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

2/2/15 Podcast Alex Stone

Super Bowl XLIX is in the books. A very exciting game. Seattle almost an incredible 2-minute drive, but of course that fizzled rather abruptly… chokes kind of go like that… and instead the legacies of Bill Belichick and Tom Brady lead the story lines this Monday.

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Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

2/2/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

On Monday, President Obama officially unveils his $4 trillion budget proposal for fiscal 2016, and of course the details of which are a “watch what I do” indicator of the direction the White House hopes to take the country.

Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

2/2/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

Another significant snow storm hitting New England on Monday. It hit the Midwest on Sunday, causing flight cancellations in Chicago and Detroit, the former being a major hub, so the effect on national travel should linger somewhat. For Monday, New England getting most of the action, though New York might get a bit of a taste. In any case, Aaron has the latest details on who is feeling the most impact from this one.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Steve Buckley

Columnist, Steve Buckley from the Boston Herald joins Ken and Mike to discuss journalism, interviewing athletes and the social media landscape of reporting.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Susan Collins

Senator Susan Collins joins Ken and Mike to discuss the Keystone Pipeline vote and gearing up for the Super Bowl with predictions!

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Jeff Zeleny

On Thursday evening, President Obama spoke at a Democratic policy retreat in Philadelphia. Members of the House Democratic Caucus are gathered to develop a policy and political strategy for the next two years amid diminished numbers in Congress.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Alex Stone

Of course you have the big game on Sunday. But the weekend of the game is known as one of the more significant party weekends in the country, with celebrity filled events scattered over two days, before everyone has one final party while watching the Super Bowl on Sunday.

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Maine’s Black Ninja Gets 3 Years In Prison

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SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) - A Skowhegan man who called himself the "Black Ninja" in a taunting note left behind at the scene of a burglary, has been sentenced to three years in prison.

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Maine Lawmakers Targeting “Revenge Porn”

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Maine Republicans and Democrats are teaming up in an effort to criminalize so-called “revenge porn.” The…

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Maine Lobstermen Record Another Year of High Lobster Catch

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Fishery regulators say Maine’s lobster fishermen topped 120 million pounds of catch in 2014 _ a…

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FCC rules Internet companies must act in ‘public interest’

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The regulatory agency voted 3-2 in favor of rules aimed at enforcing what's called "net neutrality."

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Your phone could tell you what’s in your food

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In the ever-complicated debate over labeling of genetically modified foods, your smartphone could play a role.

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Senate votes to clear path for funding Homeland Security

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Hurdles remain, with conservative Republicans in the House of Representatives still opposed, and negotiations threatening to delay final votes beyond Friday's deadline.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Feb. 26

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.