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Monday, August 10, 201508/10/2015

8/10/15 Bill Dodge First Take

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Live at the BMW Showroom in Westbrook. Ken and Mike kick off the week with the Feguson anniversary, Trump vs. Meghan Cain, Baldacci goes after Poliquin, Search for Florida teens suspended then LePage letter about Eves and Frank Gifford…

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Friday, August 7, 201508/07/2015

8/7/15 Podcast Rick Klein

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Moving on from last night, what’s next for the GOP candidates? And on the Democrats’ front: the release of their own debate schedule on Thursday prompted so pretty harsh comments from candidate and former Maryland governor Martin O’Malley’s campaign: “… it seems geared toward limiting debate and facilitating a coronation, not promoting a robust debate and primary process.”

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Friday, August 7, 201508/07/2015

8/7/15 Podcast Steve Roberts

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As of this writing, of course, the much-anticipated GOP debate in Cleveland has not happened. We have, however, lined up Aaron Katersky and Steve Roberts for Friday morning. Aaron can give you the blow-by-blow. Who did what, the atmospherics, etc. Steve can analyze how everyone did. Who scored and who bored? Did anyone out-Trump Trump? Oh and how about those candidates who wound up sitting at the kiddie table?

morning-news-podcast

Friday, August 7, 201508/07/2015

8/7/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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As of this writing, of course, the much-anticipated GOP debate in Cleveland has not happened. We have, however, lined up Aaron Katersky and Steve Roberts for Friday morning. Aaron can give you the blow-by-blow. Who did what, the atmospherics, etc. Steve can analyze how everyone did. Who scored and who bored? Did anyone out-Trump Trump? Oh and how about those candidates who wound up sitting at the kiddie table?

firsttake

Friday, August 7, 201508/07/2015

8/7/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take, Podcasts

Mike and Dennis wrap up the week with the Varsity Debate, the JV Debate, LePage loses to Maine. Supreme Court, Jon Stewart’s last Daily Show then Renewed search for teen girl missing nearly 30 years.and Native Americans rally to get Skowhegan to drop Indians nickname…

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 Podcast Ryan Burrow

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Perhaps a more intriguing question than whether or not Tom Brady will ultimately succeed in having his four-game suspension over “Deflategate” reversed is who tipped the Indiana Colts off in the first place. According to documents released as part of the case, an email from a Colts equipment manager confirms the whistleblower was someone with the Baltimore Ravens. Ryan has more.

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

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Part of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has finally been found. Malaysian and French officials announced Wednesday that an international team of experts have conclusively confirmed that the aircraft debris found on the French island of Reunion did indeed come from MH370. . The announcement was first made by the Malaysian Prime Minister who said “We now have physical evidence… MH370 tragically ended in the southern Indian ocean” The debris is the first piece of physical evidence recovered from the ill-fated plane, which disappeared on March 8, 2014 along with its 239 passengers and crew

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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There was a lot of jockeying for position leading up to game day, but the rosters are set for the big GOP presidential debate in Cleveland on Thursday night. As you know by now, not all 17 candidates will be on at the same time. There’ll be an early pre-game show with the lower tier candidates and then the main event, headlined by Donald Trump, of course. Going into the debate, what do candidates hope to/need to accomplish coming out of the debate. What are voters hoping to see? Aaron is there with a preview.

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 Podcast Scott Goldberg

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On the heels of the Netflix, Microsoft today announced changes to their employee benefits package, including a change in parental leave. As of November 1, 2015, parental leave will expand to 12 weeks, paid at 100 percent, for all mothers and fathers of new children. For birth mothers, this is in addition to the eight weeks of maternity disability leave they currently receive, paid at 100 percent, enabling them to now take a total of 20 weeks of fully paid leave if they choose.

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Thursday, August 6, 201508/06/2015

8/6/15 First Take

In Ken & Mike's First Take, Podcasts

Dennis is in for Ken this morning while he’s at his class reunion. This morning’s topics include Debate night for the GOP Presidential candidates, Fatal hit and run in York/fatal accident involving young teen driver in Harpswell., LePage calls for heroin summit, Guy getting into cars in Portland on Forest Ave and Riverside, Brady emails/Deflategate and Hills’ emails

Local Headlines

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Police: Man Sexually Assaulted 73-Year-Old Woman at Gunpoint

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Police have arrested a 32-year-old Waterville man after they say he broke into the home of a 73-year-old woman and sexually assaulted her at gunpoint this past weekend.

12 hours ago in Local

LePage Withdraws His Nomination for Maine Education Chief

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Maine Gov. Paul Page is temporarily withdrawing his nomination of Bill Beardsley as education commissioner because he says Democrats plan to reject Beardsley for reasons unrelated to his qualifications for the job.

12 hours ago in Local

No Settlement in Lawsuit Over Stun Gunned Man’s Death

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No settlement has been reached after a day-long federal court hearing about a wrongful death lawsuit filed by the father of a man who died several days after police subdued him with a stun gun.

National Headlines

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Gov’t report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsured

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They are Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, and New York. Politically, that's a mix of red, blue and purple states.

21 hours ago in National

Rubio needs strong New Hampshire showing to rebut debate critics

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A week ago, it looked like the stars were aligning for Marco Rubio. Now, as New Hampshire holds its pivotal primary on Tuesday, the Republican presidential contender has to hope the sky does not come crashing down on him.

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Obama proposes $4.1 trillion spending plan in final White House budget

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The budget for the fiscal year beginning on Oct. 1 is largely a political document and is unlikely to be passed by the Republican-controlled Congress.

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National Security Agency going on the ‘hack’ attack

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The U.S. National Security Agency on Monday outlined a reorganization that will consolidate its spying and domestic cyber-security operations, despite recommendations by a presidential panel that the agency focus solely on espionage.