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firsttake

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

In Podcasts

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

In Podcasts

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

In Podcasts

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

morning-news-podcast

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Steve Roberts

In Podcasts

During this recent Brian Williams saga, it may have occurred to you to solicit some insight from a college professor of media ethics.

special-reports-podcasts

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Steve Mistler

In Podcasts

Portland press herald statehouse bureau chief Steve Mistler joins the show for this recurring Monday segment. Today, Mike, Barry and Steve talk about LePage’s recent town hall meeting.

morning-news-podcast

Monday, February 16, 201502/16/2015

2/16/15 Podcast Matt Zidle

In Podcasts

Channel 8’s Matt Zidle has some explaining to do! We’ll go over the storm that wasn’t (Only 2.3in in Portland) and the bitter cold we’re currently experiencing this President’s day.

Local Headlines

in Local

Referendum Ballot Set

Fresh
GENERIC VOTE SIGNS

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Officials say the language of an upcoming statewide ballot question about campaign finance is now finalized.

in Local

Rand Paul Brings Presidential Aspirations To Maine

Fresh
RAND PAUL

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) Republican presidential hopeful Rand Paul is returning to the Maine location where his father drew a big crowd in 2012, the year Ron Paul's supporters took over the state convention.

in Local

Maine Governor Objects 2 National Monument Proposals

Photo: Associated Press/Charles Dharapak

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

National Headlines

in National

Arctic chills, messy energy politics await Obama in Alaska

16-overlay16

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

in National

As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals unfulfilled

commoncore

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

in National, World

U.S. considering sanctions over Chinese cyber theft

cyber

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.

in National

Better forecasts may help avert repeat of Katrina disaster

16-overlay15

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