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Friday, September 4, 201509/04/2015

9/4/15 Podcast Allie McCormack

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Portland Labor Law Attorney Allie McCormack joins Ken and Mike this morning to discuss the Federal judge’s decision over “Deflate-gate” and how he reached his decision that sides in Tom Brady’s court…

firsttake

Friday, September 4, 201509/04/2015

9/4/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take, Podcasts

Closing out the week this Friday morning with Tom Brady, more on the KY clerk, Trump signs pledge, Facebook nude pictures then York toll booth and Leon Gorman…

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, September 3, 201509/03/2015

9/3/15 Podcast Ryan Burrow

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The manhunt continues for three suspects believed to have gunned down a Fox Lake, Illinois, police officer. Investigators have now pulled back on the perimeter, however. They’re no longer using a grid search. Tom Ahern with the ATF has hinted that they may have a better idea who they’re looking for, but they don’t want to tip their hand. The three suspects have only been described as two white men and a black man. Ryan will have the latest on the search and investigation

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, September 3, 201509/03/2015

9/3/15 Podcast On the Hunt

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Every other Thursday, Fox New’s own Military analyst Col. David Hunt joins Ken and Mike after the 8AM news. Today’s main topic includes the decisions made on the Iran nuclear deal…

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, September 3, 201509/03/2015

9/3/15 Podcast Brad Garrett

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You’ve seen the headlines, murder rates in U.S. major cities are up this year. Some are blaming gang activity. Some sociologists are saying that young urban teens have decided to settle disputes with a gun. There is also the ongoing dispute regarding pre-emptive police tactics, and whether the curtailment of some of the more aggressive measures may be a cause. And on top of all this, police officers themselves now appear to be an increasing target. Brad discusses this concerning trend of increased violence, why officers are not being pro-active as they should and what elements of this increase the police can do little about, which may go to bigger issues in our communities.

morning-news-podcast

Thursday, September 3, 201509/03/2015

9/3/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

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A Kentucky county clerk will be back in a courtroom Thursday. This time she’ll be facing contempt charges for refusing to follow court orders and issue gay marriage licenses. She could face jail time or steep fines. Rowan County clerk Kim Davis says issuing the licenses violates her religious freedom and had hoped the Supreme Court would uphold her claim to First Amendment rights in the matter. They didn’t.

firsttake

Thursday, September 3, 201509/03/2015

9/3/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take, Podcasts

On this Thursday’s First Take – European migrant crisis, KY gay marriage. Facebook nude pictures, Foxcroft Academy confederate flag then Panhandling banned in Rochester and Chewing tobacco banned at Fenway…

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, September 2, 201509/02/2015

9/2/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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In a letter published Tuesday by the Holy See, Pope Francis said he is allowing all rank-and-file priests to grant absolution during the Year of Mercy he has proclaimed, which runs December 8, 2015 until November 20, 2016. The Roman Catholic Church views abortion as such a grave sin that it put the matter of granting forgiveness for an abortion in the hands of a bishop, who could either hear the woman’s confession himself or delegate that to a priest who is expert in such situations. But now, the pontiff is making it possible for women to bypass this formalized process in the approaching special Year of Mercy while putting the stress on “contrite” hearts.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, September 2, 201509/02/2015

9/2/15 Podcast Ryan Burrow

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A Kentucky clerk on Tuesday refused… again… to issue marriage licenses, despite a court order that she do so. The ACLU has gotten involved, asking that Kim Davis be charged with Contempt of Court. There was a conference call with the attorneys and the judge set a hearing on the ACLU motion for contempt on Thursday 11 a.m. Ashland, KY before Judge Bunning. The judge ordered Kim Davis and all of her deputy clerks to be present along with the attorneys involved.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, September 2, 201509/02/2015

9/2/15 Eye on Politics

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Every other Wednesday after the 8AM news, Matt Gagnon and Jeremy Fischer join Mike and Ken. Today, Phil Harriman is in for Matt – Today’s main topic focuses on the Portland Mayoral race…

Local Headlines

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Mother Gives Birth in Bath Supermarket Parking Lot

GENERIC BABY IN CAR SEAT

Emergency medical personnel successfully delivered a baby girl in the parking lot of a supermarket in southern Maine.

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Bill to Limit Use of Video Cameras at Polls Wins Support

VIDEOCAM

A bill that would make it harder to use video cameras to intimidate voters is winning bipartisan support from Maine lawmakers.

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Maine Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Pipe Beating Death

JASON COTE MUG

A judge has imposed a 45-year prison sentence on a Maine man convicted in the pipe-beating death of another man in 2013.

National Headlines

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia dead at 79

scalia

Scalia, appointed to the top U.S. court in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan, was known for his strident conservative views and theatrical flair in the courtroom.

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Making headlines this week

A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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

1 day ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas

valentines

With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

1 day ago in National

Consumers flexing their muscles

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U.S. consumer spending regained momentum in January as households ramped up purchases of a variety of goods, in a hopeful sign that economic growth was picking up after slowing to a crawl at the end of 2015.