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Tuesday, February 10, 201502/10/2015

2/10/15 Podcast Paul Merrill

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Media Partners at WMTW Channel 8’s Paul Merrill joins the show this morning to discuss the future of the Democratic Party. Halfway through, the cell reception cuts out but we got him back to finish.

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Tuesday, February 10, 201502/10/2015

2/10/15 “Eggs and Issues” Fist Take

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On today’s First Take, Ken and Mike discuss Gay Marriage in Alabama, Obama is talking of arming the Ukraine Military, Sangillo’s bar in Portland is also closing after being a popular local bar.

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Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

2/9/15 Podcast Steve Mistler

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It’s Monday, the Statehouse Bureau Chief Steve Mistler calls in today to weigh in on the legislature and LePage’s budget plan.

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Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

2/9/15 Podcast Jason Nathanson

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The awards show season continues, with the Grammy Awards on Sunday night. And our Jason Nathanson was on hand for all the festivities, including what folks say backstage, and also will report on any drama that may occur among those that win, and those that don’t.

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Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

2/9/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

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Jordan claims its air strikes against ISIS targets in Syria have been successful, degrading nearly 20% of the militants capabilities. The strikes, with U.S. assistance, were intensified following the burned-alive execution of Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh.

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Monday, February 9, 201502/09/2015

2/9/15 First Take

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This Monday’s First Take kicks off the week with more snow! Brian William’s is going to take a break from television appearances but will this and his apology help his seemingly doomed situation? Also, Maine’s jail system is considering a “safety” based release system rather than an exclusive bail system for prisoners.

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Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

2/6/15 Podcast Michael Leachman

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Michael Leachman, Director of State Fiscal Research at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities provides Ken and Mike an analysis of Gov. LePage’s tax and budget proposal.

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Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

2/6/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

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It could be the largest health care breach in history…Anthem , which owns Blue Cross and Blue Shield, hacked. The records of 80 million users at risk. Information like dates of birth, social security numbers, employment and income information – all the things identify thieves need to assume a new identity.

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Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

2/6/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

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The process of choosing a jury for the “American Sniper” trial continues Friday in Stephenville, Texas. On Thursday, about 200 potential jurors were called in for questioning by the judge and many were excused because of medical conditions or financial hardship.

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Friday, February 6, 201502/06/2015

2/6/15 First Take

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On this Friday’s First Take; ISIS has been using a black market for women and children and and exploitation, Brian Williams is still in the news but should he be? Also, Maine’s branch of Anthem had a severe security breech revealing SSNs, phone numbers, names, email address, street address and more…

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24-Year-Old Dies in New Sharon, Maine, Motorcycle Crash

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Maine police say a 24-year-old Windham man died when his motorcycle sped off Route 27 into a field in New Sharon.

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Motorcycle Crashes Into Utility Pole in Maine, Killing Rider

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Authorities in Maine say a motorcycle has crashed into a pole, killing its driver.

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Gas Prices Fall Nearly 6 Cents in Maine

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Gas prices in Maine have fallen nearly 6 cents per gallon in the past week.

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Obama to unveil tougher climate change plan

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President Barack Obama will unveil the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases, kicking off what is expected to be a tumultuous legal battle between federal environmental regulators and coal industry supporters.

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Key Olympic powerbroker urges U.S. bid for 2024

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The most powerful people in the Olympic movement have urged the U.S. to quickly find a replacement for Boston and push ahead with plans to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics.

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U.S. to defend Syrian rebels with airpower, including from Assad

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The United States has decided to allow airstrikes to defend Syrian rebels trained by the U.S. military from any attackers, even if the enemies hail from forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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GOP prepares for big week

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All 17 candidates are jockeying to get a spot on the stage of the first GOP debate, and a place in the hearts and minds of voters.