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Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

3/13/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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Concrete barriers have been moved toward the front of the Ferguson police station and yellow tape stretches across the entrance. State troopers move in now to take control of protest security.

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Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

3/13/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

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Remember those three British schoolgirls who ran away from home in the hopes of joining the Islamic State? Turkey’s Foreign Minister said on Thursday that a foreign operative suspected in helping the girls flee to Syria has been detained. The suspect has been detained for over a week, but there were no further details provided.

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Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

3/13/15 First Take

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Thank Buddha its Friday! Mike and Barry talk about Pamela Smart’s lover being released on parole in Maine after a past killing and extended sentence. In a surprising announcement, Governor LePage wants to eliminate the state income tax by 2020 and then more about fraternity internal investigations of racism.

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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Did the White House know that Hillary Clinton deleted some 30,000 emails? That was the question for spokesman Josh Earnest on Wednesday. According to him, there is no evidence to doubt that the former Secretary of State only deleted emails from her personal account that had nothing to do with her work in the State Department.

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Col. David Hunt

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Every other Thursday we’re on the Hunt. Col. David Hunt joins Mike and Dennis to talk about ISIS, Hillary’s emails and more…

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Andrew McLean

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State Representative Andrew McLean calls in to discuss the Maine DoT’s recent budget request for $70 Million / year for Maine’s bridges…

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Brad Garrett

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Celebrities are often the targets (L’il Wayne on Wednesday) of “swatting,” but it is also a trend affecting regular Joe’s as well. “Swatting” is when somebody calls a local police department, and prank reports a dangerous, active shooter, hostage situation at someone’s address, causing an adrenaline-fueled SWAT team to rush to the location, prepared for the worst type of confrontation.

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

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Ferguson, Missouri police chief Tom Jackson has resigned following last week’s Justice Department’s report that was severely critical of the department. Until recently chief Jackson had been defiant that he did not intend to resign or step down.

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Thursday, March 12, 201503/12/2015

3/12/15 First Take

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On today’s First Take, Mike and Dennis talk about the two cops shot in Ferguson and the police force that is seemingly being ton apart. Then, Mike Willette is still being haunted by his social media posts and, another video leaked on social media shows a viscous attack between high school girls.

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Wednesday, March 11, 201503/11/2015

3/11/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, who rarely speaks to the national press, held an exception at the United Nations on Tuesday afternoon, to address questions regarding her use of private email while a member of President Obama’s cabinet.

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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

GENERIC WIND FARM

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.