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Thursday, March 19, 201503/19/2015

3/19/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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The jury in the Boston Marathon bombing trial on Wednesday saw two unexploded pipe bombs that prosecutors contend Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hurled at police officers during a gunfight on a dark suburban street four days after the bombings. Massachusetts state trooper Robert McCarthy described the devices during testimony. McCarthy also showed jurors a Tupperware container filled with explosive powder and fuses found in a car stolen by the Tsarnaevs.

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Thursday, March 19, 201503/19/2015

3/19/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

On today’s First Take, Ken and Mike will talk about the aftermath of the Israeli election, David Labonte gets 10 years in prison, George Boynton gets his dog back, then Pam Smart speaks out against her husband’s killers being released while she still stays in prison…

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Wednesday, March 18, 201503/18/2015

3/18/15 Podcast Nancie Atwell

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Winner and subsequent donator of the $1 Million global teaching award, Nancie Atwell joins Ken and Mike today on the show.

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Wednesday, March 18, 201503/18/2015

3/18/15 Eye on Politics

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Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fisher join the guys today on the weekly Eye on Politics segment. Today’s topics include increase…

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Wednesday, March 18, 201503/18/2015

3/18/15 Podcast Jordana Miller

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The polls have closed in Israel, and the results appear extremely close. There may or may not be a declared winner by morning, but Jordana will have the latest.

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Wednesday, March 18, 201503/18/2015

3/18/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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The director of the US Secret Service, Joseph Clancy, faced bipartisan criticism from lawmakers on Tuesday as he appeared before Congress for the first time since two agents were accused of getting drunk and driving their car into a White House barricade.

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Wednesday, March 18, 201503/18/2015

3/18/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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As testimony in the Boston Bombing trial continued on Tuesday, a close friend of defendant Dzhokhar Tsarnaev testified he gave a gun to the Boston Marathon bomber two months before the attack. Stephen Silva said that he loaned Tsarnaev a P95 Ruger pistol in February 2013.

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Wednesday, March 18, 201503/18/2015

3/18/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

The Israelis have spoken, Netenyahu wins his election. Then the guys talk about LePage withholding land bonds, the Penn state frat has been suspended and then Robert Redford speaks at Colby college.

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Tuesday, March 17, 201503/17/2015

3/17/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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The divisions between fiscal hawks and defense hawks will be laid bare on Tuesday, as congressional leaders unveil the blueprint for the first Republican budget in ten years. Fiscal hawks are determined to maintain strict spending caps, while defense hawks are threatening to derail any budget that does not ensure an increase for the military.

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Tuesday, March 17, 201503/17/2015

3/17/15 Podcast Jordana Miller

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On Tuesday, Israelis go to the polls to elect their next government. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in a battle for his political life. Polls show a coalition led by Isaac Herzog has a small lead over Netanyahu’s right-wing Likud Party. Netanyahu’s controversial March 3 speech to the U.S. Congress, where he assailed President Obama’s efforts to cut a deal curbing Iran’s nuclear program, failed to give him much of a boost at home.

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Gov. LePage Will Not Seek Taxpayer Money To Fund Nova Star

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) A Maine economic development official says Gov. Paul LePage won't be asking the Maine Legislature to use taxpayer money to help fund a ferry service between Portland and Nova Scotia.

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LePage Designates $10,000 To Support Veterans’ Services

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Republican Gov. Paul LePage has designated $10,000 from his contingency fund to support a program for veterans.

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With Session’s End Nearing, Lawmakers Still Have Much To Do

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Dozens of contentious issues in the Maine Legislature remain unresolved with just weeks until the mid-June statutory adjournment date. But legislative leaders say they'll everything they can to meet the June 17 deadline, even if that means some late nights at the Statehouse.

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Visitors to NYC’s World Trade Center can ‘see forever’

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The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.

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Egg prices jump as impact of bird flu begins pinching supply

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The price of eggs has risen by as much as 58 percent, as farmers battle a bird flu that has killed millions of hens.

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Republicans looking for a few good ‘losers’ in 2016

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As the next presidential election cycle begins the goal isn't necessarily to win every race, but to improve the performance of the Republican ticket overall.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.