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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 Podcast Ryan Burrow

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Perhaps a more intriguing question than whether or not Tom Brady will ultimately succeed in having his four-game suspension over “Deflategate” reversed is who tipped the Indiana Colts off in the first place. According to documents released as part of the case, an email from a Colts equipment manager confirms the whistleblower was someone with the Baltimore Ravens. Ryan has more.

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

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Part of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has finally been found. Malaysian and French officials announced Wednesday that an international team of experts have conclusively confirmed that the aircraft debris found on the French island of Reunion did indeed come from MH370. . The announcement was first made by the Malaysian Prime Minister who said “We now have physical evidence… MH370 tragically ended in the southern Indian ocean” The debris is the first piece of physical evidence recovered from the ill-fated plane, which disappeared on March 8, 2014 along with its 239 passengers and crew

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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There was a lot of jockeying for position leading up to game day, but the rosters are set for the big GOP presidential debate in Cleveland on Thursday night. As you know by now, not all 17 candidates will be on at the same time. There’ll be an early pre-game show with the lower tier candidates and then the main event, headlined by Donald Trump, of course. Going into the debate, what do candidates hope to/need to accomplish coming out of the debate. What are voters hoping to see? Aaron is there with a preview.

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

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On the heels of the Netflix, Microsoft today announced changes to their employee benefits package, including a change in parental leave. As of November 1, 2015, parental leave will expand to 12 weeks, paid at 100 percent, for all mothers and fathers of new children. For birth mothers, this is in addition to the eight weeks of maternity disability leave they currently receive, paid at 100 percent, enabling them to now take a total of 20 weeks of fully paid leave if they choose.

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 First Take

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Dennis is in for Ken this morning while he’s at his class reunion. This morning’s topics include Debate night for the GOP Presidential candidates, Fatal hit and run in York/fatal accident involving young teen driver in Harpswell., LePage calls for heroin summit, Guy getting into cars in Portland on Forest Ave and Riverside, Brady emails/Deflategate and Hills’ emails

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

8/5/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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The first GOP primary debate will take place Thursday night and ABC News Radio will have full coverage. But before then Aaron Katersky, who will be in Cleveland on Thursday and Brad Mielke, whose been with the candidates in NH, will be available to answer your listeners’ questions in the hours leading up to the first of what is promising to be a busy and very colorful debate season.

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

8/5/15 Eye on Politics

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Focusing on the upcoming national debate for the GoP candidacy, Matt and Jeremy join Ken and Mike this morning and every Wednesday after the 8 AM news…

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

8/5/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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If Vice President Joe Biden were to announce his run for the presidency tomorrow, he would be doing so with little or no support from his own party. Many Senate Democrats have already openly declared their support of Hillary Clinton, and some, when asked, sang the vice president’s praises without actually saying they would endorse his run.

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

8/5/15 First Take

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On this morning’s First Take, the Republican debate field set, Collins criticized for PP vote; Jeb and Hillary trade tweets, FBI to investigate Hillary emails, NOM has another legal set back then Dems to rename Jefferson-Jackson dinner and Bat boy accident leads to ban…

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Tuesday, August 4, 201508/04/2015

8/4/15 Podcast Bruce Johnston

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Singer, Songwriter and Producer for the classic Surf-Rock band The Beach Boys, Bruce Johnston joins Ken and Mike this morning to discuss the upcoming concert on the Maine State Pier on August 13th…

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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.