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Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

2/2/15 Podcast Alex Stone

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Super Bowl XLIX is in the books. A very exciting game. Seattle almost an incredible 2-minute drive, but of course that fizzled rather abruptly… chokes kind of go like that… and instead the legacies of Bill Belichick and Tom Brady lead the story lines this Monday.

morning-news-podcast

Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

2/2/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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On Monday, President Obama officially unveils his $4 trillion budget proposal for fiscal 2016, and of course the details of which are a “watch what I do” indicator of the direction the White House hopes to take the country.

Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

2/2/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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Another significant snow storm hitting New England on Monday. It hit the Midwest on Sunday, causing flight cancellations in Chicago and Detroit, the former being a major hub, so the effect on national travel should linger somewhat. For Monday, New England getting most of the action, though New York might get a bit of a taste. In any case, Aaron has the latest details on who is feeling the most impact from this one.

firsttake

Monday, February 2, 201502/02/2015

2/2/15 First Take

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On today’s Post-Superbowl First Take, Ken and Mike go over some major highlights from the game.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Steve Buckley

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Columnist, Steve Buckley from the Boston Herald joins Ken and Mike to discuss journalism, interviewing athletes and the social media landscape of reporting.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Susan Collins

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Senator Susan Collins joins Ken and Mike to discuss the Keystone Pipeline vote and gearing up for the Super Bowl with predictions!

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Jeff Zeleny

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On Thursday evening, President Obama spoke at a Democratic policy retreat in Philadelphia. Members of the House Democratic Caucus are gathered to develop a policy and political strategy for the next two years amid diminished numbers in Congress.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 Podcast Alex Stone

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Of course you have the big game on Sunday. But the weekend of the game is known as one of the more significant party weekends in the country, with celebrity filled events scattered over two days, before everyone has one final party while watching the Super Bowl on Sunday.

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Friday, January 30, 201501/30/2015

1/30/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

On this Friday’s First Take: New attacks from ISIS, more snow, Dartmouth is banning alcohol on campus, and more football….except this time the topic shifts to the Super Bowl!

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Thursday, January 29, 201501/29/2015

1/29/15 Capital Insights with John Baldacci

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On today’s Capital Insights, John Baldacci joins Ken and Mike to talk about LePage seeking outside legal counsel and the plans for the Attorney General position.

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.