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Monday, March 16, 201503/16/2015

3/16/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

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A 20-year-old man charged Sunday with shooting two police officers watching over a demonstration outside the Ferguson Police Department had attended a protest there earlier that night but told investigators he wasn’t targeting the officers. St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch said suspect Jeffrey Williams told authorities he was firing at someone with whom he was in a dispute.

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Monday, March 16, 201503/16/2015

3/16/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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The defense at the Boston Marathon bombing trial is hanging back, allowing the prosecution to sail thru 51 witnesses and seeming near the end of their case. When the trial resumes Monday, they’ll move to the final hours before Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was found in a drydocked boat. Then it will be the defense’s turn, and question beginning to loom as that moment approaches, is whether they will put Tsarnaev on the stand. Aaron heads back to Boston this morning to cover the trial.

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Monday, March 16, 201503/16/2015

3/16/15 First Take

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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

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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.

morning-news-podcast

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…

Local Headlines

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Another Marijuana Legalization Effort For Maine

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Another effort is underway to get marijuana legalization on the ballot in maine.

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Maine Unemployment Rate Down Slightly in February

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Officials say Maine's unemployment rate ticked down to 5 percent last month.

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Fire Extinguished at Maine Elementary School

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Fire departments quickly put out a fire in the gym of an elementary school in a small Maine town.

National Headlines

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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

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Celebrities protest new Indiana law

George Takei poses for a portrait at Quaker Good Energy Lodge with GenArt and the Collective , during the Sundance Film Festival, on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 in Park City, Utah.

Celebrities call for an Indiana boycott after the passing of a controversial law that could lead to discrimination against gay couples.