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Thursday, March 19, 201503/19/2015

3/19/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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Well, that relationship between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu never really did bloom, did it? And now, even the stem is wilting. Before his resounding victory, Netanyahu took Obama’s 2-state solution to peace between Israel and Palestine, and tore it to pieces, never to happen. Of course, before that he took Obama’s nuclear program deal with Iran, with a deadline for progress just a couple days away, and in front of Congress, tore it to pieces, inciting a group of GOP senators to threaten Iran directly that they too, were prepared to tear it to pieces.

morning-news-podcast

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.

firsttake

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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

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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Prosecutors, Defense Rest in Christmas Day ’13 Killing Trial

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GENERIC COURT LARGE

The prosecution and defense have rested their case in the trial of an Ellsworth man charged with killing his wife on Christmas Day 2013.

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US Labor Secretary Visits Maine, Portsmouth Shipyards

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GENERIC SHIPYARD LARGE

U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez says an aging workforce at shipyards underscores the importance of training a new generation of workers with the skills needed to ``punch their ticket to the middle class.''

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Maine House Opposes Contentious Abortion Bill

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The Maine House of Representatives has rejected a contentious bill that seeks to require abortion clinics to be licensed by the state.

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Storm death toll rises as Houston remains underwater

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Torrential rains and flooding have turned streets into rivers, killing more than a dozen people and destroying hundreds of homes.

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Ford recalls nearly a half-million vehicles

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Ford has recalled several models, including the Mustang and Taurus, for a power steering problem.

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U.S., allies put pressure on N. Korea’s nuclear program

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The talks in Seoul follows a test of what the North said was a submarine-launched ballistic missile earlier this month.

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Thieves get access to more than 100K tax returns

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From February to May, attackers gained access to personal tax information.