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Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

4/10/15 Podcast Bill Nemitz

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Portland Press Herald columnist Bill Nemitz joins Mike on the show today to discuss topics of the week such as the Concealed carry proposals in Maine.

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Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

4/10/15 Podcast Brent Littlefield

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Brent Littlefield, Governor LePage’s Senior Political Advisor on the Democrat’s budget proposal joins Ken and Mike to enlighten us about the right budget for Maine.

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Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

4/10/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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Aaron is back in New York for the morning, as the Boston Marathon Bombing trial takes a break before entering…

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Friday, April 10, 201504/10/2015

4/10/15 First Take

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This Friday’s topics include Obama dining with Castro, Video released on South Carolina police stop leading to shooting, Democrats release budget prorposal and the Final conspirator in Greg Smart murder paroled.

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Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

4/9/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted on all charges Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old former college student should be executed. Tsarnaev folded his arms, fidgeted and looked down at the defense table as he listened to one guilty verdict after another on all 30 counts against him, including conspiracy and deadly use of a weapon of mass destruction. Seventeen of those counts are punishable by death. The trial phase to determine the actual punishment begins Monday.

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Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

4/9/15 Podcast Col. David Hunt

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Interrupting his shoveling and snow blowing… Fox new’s military analyst Col. David Hunt weighs in with Ken and Mike on the Boston bombing trial, the Iran nuclear negotiations today and the South Carolina police shooting…

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Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

4/9/15 Podcast Brad Garrett

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A white South Carolina police officer was caught on video shooting to death an unarmed black man … who was running away from him … after a traffic stop. With the recent shootings of black males by white police officers in cities including New York, Cleveland and Ferguson, MO, the thorny question is whether race affected the officer’s judgment. Brad reports what research indicates regarding this phenomena, which paints a conflicting picture. How prevalent to researchers feel the problem is, and what they feel are the best ways to address the problem.

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Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

4/9/15 Podcast Howie Carr

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Howie Carr joins Ken and MIke this morning to discuss the finalstages of the Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Boston Bombing trial…

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Thursday, April 9, 201504/09/2015

4/9/15 First Take

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.On today’s First Take, Tsarnaev is found guilty, news on concealed weapons permit in Augusta, following up on South Carolina cop shootin, Iran pushes for end to sanctions and then….. It snowed!

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Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

4/8/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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While not an official meeting, we could potentially see a historic handshake between President Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro later this week. The two leaders will have a chance to talk at the Summit of the Americas in Panama. This would be the first meeting between an American and Cuban president in sixty years. President Obama first heads off for a stop in Jamaica on Tuesday, before heading to Panama. And questions surrounding last year’s hack of the White House by Russians, still more questions than answers

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Maine Man Charged in Stabbing Death of Mother’s Dog

GENERIC ARREST

Police say a York County man has been charged with the stabbing death of his mother's 4-year-old chocolate Labrador retriever.

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Maine Agency to Probe Blackmail Claims Against LePage

LEPAGE WELAFRE

Maine's watchdog agency will look into allegations that Republican Gov. Paul LePage threated to use public funds to punish a political opponent.

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Construction Begins on 185-Megawatt Wind Farm in Maine

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Construction has begun on a wind farm in Bingham that is anticipated to be the state's largest wind energy project.

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U.S. runs hundreds of counter-terrorism investigations

Police tape cordons off the site of a car bomb attack in Sanaa, Yemen, Tuesday, June 30, 2015. The explosion occurred near a military hospital in the Yemeni capital on Monday, causing dozens of casualties including civilians, security officials said. The Islamic State's Sanaa Division claimed responsibility on Twitter for detonating the parked car bomb, according to the SITE Intelligence Group monitoring service. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

U.S. authorities are pursuing hundreds of active counter-terrorism investigations embracing all 50 American states.

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After ‘gratifying’ week, Obama has long to-do list for his time left in office

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The President, who has about 18 months left in his second term, hopes to work with Congress on infrastructure funding and reforming the criminal justice system.

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Nearly one in three Americans owns a gun

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About 29 percent of people nationwide reported owning a gun.

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U.S., Cuba restoring diplomatic ties after 54 years

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The previous Cold War enemies agreed to reopen embassies in each other's capitals, with the Cubans saying that could happen as soon as July 20.