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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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Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

4/8/15 Eye On Politics

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Its Eye on Politics with Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fisher and the topic for the day includes a proposition for a questionable concealed carry law in Maine requiring less paperwork and logistics to .carry a concealed weapon.

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Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

4/8/15 Podcast Steve Osunsami

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A North Charleston, South Carolina police officer who shot and killed a driver he had stopped last weekend for a broken tail light will be charged with murder after police received a video of the incident. The officer was identified as Patrolman 1st Class Michael Thomas Slager. North Charleston mayor Keith Summey, speaking at a news conference Monday, reminded people one officer who made a bad decision should not be a reflection of the entire force: Out of 343 police officers, this is a bad decision by one, he said.

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Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

4/8/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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After weeks of dramatic and emotionally wrenching testimony, jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial began deliberations on Tuesday. Both the prosecution and defense agree that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev participated in the bombings and two gunfights with police. But, his attorney insists Dzhokhar was just following his older brother Tamerlan and should, therefore, get life in prison rather than a death sentence. Aaron keeping an eye on things in Boston – including the Aaron Hernandez murder trial and juror deliberations in that case as well.

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Wednesday, April 8, 201504/08/2015

4/8/15 First Take

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Today in the news, South Carolina cop charged with murder, the Russians hack White House computers, more on the Hernandez trial then the Freyburg lacross coach forced to resign..

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Maine Studying Plan to Transplant Sea Urchins for Fishing

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Maine fishing regulators want to close an area to sea urchin fishing so they can evaluate a plan to transplant the spiny creatures.

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Environmentalists Press on with Maine Lynx Trapping Lawsuit

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A coalition of environmental groups says it will press on with a lawsuit designed to provide more protections for Maine's lynx despite new trapping restrictions adopted by the state.

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Maine’s Largest Prison Looking for New Warden

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Maine's largest prison is seeking a new warden.

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Making headlines this week

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

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How low will gas go?

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AAA predicts gas prices could drop below $2 a gallon by the end of the year.

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Buzz Aldrin wants to colonize Mars

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The second man to walk on the moon is pushing for a Mars settlement by 2040.

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U.S. vaccination rates high, but pockets of unvaccinated pose risk

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The vast majority of U.S. kindergarten-age children are vaccinated against preventable diseases but sizable pockets of unprotected children still exist, posing a public health threat, according to a government study.