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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.

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.

firsttake

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.

morning-news-podcast

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.

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, March 17, 201503/17/2015

3/17/15 Podcast Alex Stone

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Wealthy eccentric Robert Durst agreed Monday to face a murder charge in Los Angeles in the shooting 15 years ago of a mobster’s daughter who vouched for him after his wife disappeared. He could face the death penalty if convicted of murdering Susan Berman back in 2000. But one of his lawyers said the trip to LA may be delayed by new charges in Louisiana: The heir to a New York real estate fortune was carrying a revolver when FBI agents arrested him without incident at a New Orleans hotel over the weekend, according to a police report. It wasn’t immediately clear whether Durst had the required concealed weapon permit.

special-reports-podcasts

Tuesday, March 17, 201503/17/2015

3/17/15 Trey Hardin

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Its Tuesday, Trey Hardin calls in to the show to talk about the 47 Republican senators who sent a letter to Iran and what this reflects in our foreign policy.

firsttake

Tuesday, March 17, 201503/17/2015

3/17/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

It’s St. Patty’s Day! Our topics this Tuesday include Israel, Robert Durst, tuition freeze at UMaine and then Hillary’s poll numbers apparently haven’t changed!

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Monday, March 16, 201503/16/2015

3/16/15 Steve Mistler

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Its Monday, Portland Press Herald Statehouse Bureau Chief – Steve Mistler gets on the show with Ken and MIke this morning to talk Scott Walker in ME and more on Hillary Clinton’s email “scandal”.

morning-news-podcast

Monday, March 16, 201503/16/2015

3/16/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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It appears you will soon be able to add another aspect of Hillary Clinton’s career at the State Department as a target of a House investigation. Speaker John Boehner is expected to announce a new investigation into the former Secretary of State’s email practices.

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Maine Landlord Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in Deadly Fire

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The owner of a Portland apartment house where six tenants died in a Nov. 1 fire has pleaded not guilty to manslaughter.

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2 Remain Hospitalized After Boats Collide on Maine Lake

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Maine wardens say two children remain hospitalized following a collision between two boats on Thompson Lake that sent eight people to the hospital.

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Transient Fires Pellet Gun Outside Portland Office Building

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Police say a transient is in custody after firing several shots from a high-powered pellet gun at a security guard outside a downtown building in Maine's largest city.

National Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Congress heading on vacation, putting off messy decisions

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Congressional lawmakers are heading for recess and leaving behind a pile of unfinished business.

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Pentagon chief gives nod to arm more troops in U.S. after shooting

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U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter signaled on Thursday that he would allow more troops to be armed at facilities inside the United States.

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Plane debris on remote island points to breakthrough in MH370 mystery

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Plane debris washed up on the French island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean is almost certainly part of a Boeing 777, a Malaysian official and aviation experts said, potentially the biggest breakthrough in the search for missing Flight MH370.