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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/18/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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Anthony Bosch, the former owner of a South Florida anti-aging clinic at the center of Major League Baseball’s most recent steroid scandal, was sentenced to four years in prison, after pleading guilty to conspiring to distribute testosterone.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/18/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

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The ruling by a Federal judge in Texas blocking President Obama‚Äôs executive action on immigration…at least temporarily…continues to reverberate in Washington. Of course, nobody in the White House is happy about it, and various cabinet officials in affected departments made that point on Tuesday.

morning-news-podcast

Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/15/18 Podcast Jim Ryan

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The mother of “American Sniper” murder suspect Eddie Routh (ROWTH) spent the afternoon on the witness stand at her son’s trial in Texas. With her eyes occasionally darting toward her son sitting at the defense table or scanning the jury box to her left, Jodi Routh testified about the mental and emotional problems that she says Eddie Routh brought back with him from his service in the Marine Corps. It became so serious that he needed hospitalization and anti-psychotic medications.

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Wednesday, February 18, 201502/18/2015

2/18/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

It’s Ken and Mike’s grand reunion! First in the news, the two teenagers lost on Maine trails were found safe and unharmed yesterday, Maine is looking at 250k for a whistleblower document shredding case, then Moody’s diner is being scrutinized by LePage for religious discrimination, but has he gone too far?

Also, more ISIS.

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 Podcast Devin Dwyer

In Podcasts

On the heels of the latest incidents of ISIS brutality, on Tuesday the White House opens its Summit on Countering Violent Extremism, which over three days will discuss ongoing efforts to confront not only ISIS, but other terrorist groups as well.

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 Podcast Jim Ryan

In Podcasts

A jury in Stephenville, Texas, heard Eddie Routh (ROWTH) in his own words yesterday, explaining the killings of Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield at a shooting range two years ago.

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 Podcast Trey Hardin

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ABC News political analyst Trey Hardin calls in to lament the 2 inches of snow they recieved in D.C. and then the speaker of the house announces shutting down dept. of homeland security to further bar Obama’s immigration actions.

morning-news-podcast

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

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Egyptian warplanes staged a second wave of airstrikes against ISIS targets in Libya on Monday in retaliation for the slaughter of 21 Egyptian Christians by ISIS militants.

firsttake

Tuesday, February 17, 201502/17/2015

2/17/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take

Is ISIS growing at warp speed? The state department says “We can’t kill our way out of it.” A Judge bars Obama’s executive actions on immigration. Then, NBC gave the SNL special far more air time than the ISIS beheadings.

morning-news-podcast

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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The Northeast is getting pulverized by temperatures approaching zero, and strong gusty winds sending wind chill factors well below zero.

Local Headlines

in Local

Americold to Build Key Refrigerated Warehouse in Portland

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The world's largest cold-storage company will build a modern refrigerated warehouse on Portland's waterfront.

in Local

Cops: Intruder Shot by Maine Resident Faces Burglary Charges

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Police in Maine say an intruder has been shot by a home owner during a break-in and is facing burglary charges.

in Local

Maine Charter Schools in High Demand as School Year Starts

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Charter schools in Maine are in high demand as the school year gets underway.

National Headlines

in National, Sports

Los Angeles wants to host 2024 Summer Olympics

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The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to pursue a bid to bring the Summer Games to town in 2024 and become the only city besides London ever to host the Olympics three times.

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Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony among frontrunners for new $10 bill

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Officials plan to make a decision by this fall with the total redesign completed by 2020, the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote.

in Lifestyle, National

Smoking rate continues to fall

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The smoking rate dropped to 17 percent last year, down from about 18 percent in 2013.

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Regulations could mean healthier ‘happy meals’ for kids

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Lawmakers in NYC are proposing regulations requiring fast food meals that come with a toy include a serving of fruit, vegetable, or whole grain and limit the meal to no more than 500 calories.