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Monday, March 16, 201503/16/2015

3/16/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

It’s time to rejoice! Ken has returned and the guy’s have been reunited. Today’s topics? Ferguson suspect is currently in custody….Putin is currently missing, more on the Clinton emails and then the NCAA tourney.

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Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

3/13/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

In Podcasts

The IRS calls it “the largest, most pervasive impersonation scam in the history of our agency.” Fake IRS agents have targeted more than 366,000 people with harassing phone calls demanding payments and threatening jail as part of a huge nationwide tax scam that has cost taxpayers in nearly every state $15.5 million.

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Friday, March 13, 201503/13/2015

3/13/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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President Obama appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Thursday night, and we’ll assume there were a few laughs. As he heads back from the west coast, he’ll stop first in Phoenix and meet with a group of veterans. Of course, that VA hospital was the epicenter of the national VA-health care crisis, and the president will be getting an update on how reforms are coming along.

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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

In Ken & Mike's First Take

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.

Local Headlines

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Lawyer in Defamation Case Says Client was Hero in Haiti

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A lawyer in a Maine defamation case says his client was a hero for children in…

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9-Year-old Boy Killed in Fatal Fire in Hermon, Maine

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Authorities say a 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is in critical condition following a fire in Hermon, Maine.

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Spring Trial for Man Charged in Pregnant Girlfriend’s Death

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Prosecutors say the trial of a Lewiston man charged with running down and killing his pregnant girlfriend in Maine is expected in spring 2016.

National Headlines

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Six powers and Iran to continue nuclear talks past deadline

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It is the fourth time the parties have extended the terms of the interim deal, which was struck in November 2013 and provided Iran with limited sanctions relief in exchange for a halt to the production of uranium enriched to a purity level of 20 percent.

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Senate, House look to update Bush-era education law

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It's something most Democrats and Republicans in Congress can agree on — an update to the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law is much needed and long overdue.

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U.S. to increase support for Syria opposition

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President Barack Obama pledged to increase support for the moderate opposition in Syria's civil war and said the U.S. needs to do more to prevent attacks and combat Islamic State efforts to recruit followers.

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Boston bomber wants a new trial

Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is pictured in an undated FBI handout photo

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial.