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Friday, August 14, 201508/14/2015

8/14/15 Podcast Alexandra Armstrong

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In the wake of the recent rape in Portland’s own Back Cove, Black Belt Alexandra Armstrong joins Ken and Mike this morning to discuss women and practical self defense.

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Friday, August 14, 201508/14/2015

8/14/15 First Take

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Ken and Mike Wrap up this week with the US Embassy opening in Cuba, Will Al Gore run for Prez? The recent Back Cove rape in Portland, Riverview misses appeal then Biddeford mayor posts You Tube about sex abuse and…Free the Nipple.

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Thursday, August 13, 201508/13/2015

8/13/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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It was a long day at federal court on Wednesday for Tom Brady, Roger Goodell and counsel as both sides were given a taste of what it would be like to enter into litigation. Of the NFL , the judge asked if there was any direct evidence of Brady’s guilt. Of the players’ union, he asked quite simply: why did Tom Brady destroy his cell phone anyway? Aaron Katersky spent the day following the proceedings and has all the latest.

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, August 13, 201508/13/2015

8/13/15 Capital Insights

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Former two term Maine Governor John Baldacci every other Thursday after the 8 o’clock news. Today’s main topics include LePage’s drug enforcement with the national guard, Hillary and the GoP candidates…

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Thursday, August 13, 201508/13/2015

8/13/15 Podcast Brad Garrett

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The FBI announced this week that a young college couple from Mississippi were arrested attempting to travel to Syria to join ISIS. How does this happen? ISIS now is effectively recruiting, young, bright and skilled youth by creating a fantasy of Utopia and painting the rest of the world as evil. Brad discusses how the U.S. is far behind in effectively reducing ISIS recruitment and he offers some possible approaches that have been tried in other countries

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Thursday, August 13, 201508/13/2015

8/13/15 First Take

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On today’s show, the Latest Iowa polls- Hillary to come to Portland, Tom Brady, Back Bay assault, Eves / LePage lawsuit then Stephanie Gebo feared Robert Burton and Autisti child from social media explosion visits Funtown in Saco…

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, August 12, 201508/12/2015

8/12/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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Tom Brady is due in a New York court Wednesday where he wants a judge to vacate his deflate-gate suspension. The NFL upheld it and will argue that Brady was afforded all the rights afforded players per the Collective Bargaining Agreement. Brady’s union will argue that the star quarterback was given no notice of potential discipline and that the commissioner was unfair in overseeing his appeal. Aaron will be in court for the hearing and can give you a preview.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, August 12, 201508/12/2015

8/12/15 Eye on Politics

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Every other Wednesday we get a political analysis with Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fischer after the 8AM news. Today’s main topic is LePage’s call for support from the National Guard for the current drug and heroin “epidemic” in Maine and more on the Trump and GOP candidates….

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Wednesday, August 12, 201508/12/2015

8/12/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

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How was your last flight? A report released by the Department of Transportation says Americans filed official complaints 9,542 times in the first half of this year. That’s an increase of more than 20% compared to last year. It’s the usual stuff – mishandled baggage, delayed and canceled flights. This report also says the nation’s largest airlines had an on-time arrival rate of about 75 percent in June up from 72 percent a year ago but down from May. Which airlines ranked and which tanked? Scott has the round up.

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Wednesday, August 12, 201508/12/2015

8/12/15 Podcast Karen Travers

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Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush launched an attack on Democrat Hillary Clinton’s handling of Iraq when she was secretary of state, saying she must bear some of the blame for the rise of Islamic State militants. The Clinton campaign responded by saying the former governor is attempting to re-write history. Meanwhile, in today’s Trump news, the presidential candidate made an address in Michigan Tuesday night. We’ll hear if he’s at all backing down. Karen Travers has all the latest.

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Maine Governor Objects 2 National Monument Proposals

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Maine's governor has written to President Barack Obama and the state's congressional delegation to oppose two national monument proposals in the state.

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Wardens ID Young Swimmer Found Dead in Mattawamkeag River

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Maine wardens have identified the youngster who died in the Mattawamkeag River in Penobscot County.

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Police: Maine Man Dies from Apparent Drowning in China Lake

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Police say a 74-year-old man died from apparent drowning in China Lake in front of a family member's property over the weekend.

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Arctic chills, messy energy politics await Obama in Alaska

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Shrinking glaciers, Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy energy politics await President Barack Obama as he begins his historic trip to Alaska.

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As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals unfulfilled

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Overall scores are higher than expected, though below what many parents may be accustomed to seeing.

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U.S. considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft

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Suspicions that Chinese hackers were behind a series of data breaches in the United States have been an irritant in relations between the world's two largest economies.

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Better forecasts may help avert repeat of Katrina disaster

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The science of predicting hurricanes has come a long way since Katrina caught New Orleans officials off guard 10 years ago.