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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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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Tom Rivers

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Jordan’s King Abdullah vowed on Wednesday to fight a “relentless” war against Islamic on their own territory. The promise came during a crisis meeting he held with his security chiefs after his return to his country.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast On the Hunt with Col. David Hunt

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On today’s edition of On the Hunt, Col. David Hunt weighs in with Ken and Mike on current threats according to region and fact gathering tactics.

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Thursday, February 5, 201502/05/2015

2/5/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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While senators on the Armed Services Committee conducted the confirmation hearing for Defense Secretary nominee Ashton Carter, they took to opportunity to urge the administration to send more military supplies to Jordan to assist them in their fight against ISIS, which for obvious reasons has amped up considerably of late.

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Facebook Investigation Continues

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OAKLAND, Maine (AP) Police are trying to get the bottom of Facebook pages that keep resurfacing with sexually explicit images of young girls in Maine.

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Man Pleads Not Guilty In Sexual Assault Of Underage Girl

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) A New Hampshire man accused of traveling to Maine to have sex with an underage girl has pleaded not guilty to gross sexual assault.

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Body Worlds Comes To Maine For 1st Time

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) An exhibit going on display in Portland lets people learn about the body through a look at real human bodies, inside and out.

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The skies will be crowded this Labor Day

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The group has forecast that summer travel will reach an all-time high on the wings of a strong U.S. economy.

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Days numbered for barcodes as shoppers demand more data

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Growing demand for more information about the products we buy could mean the end of the simple barcode - the blocks of black and white stripes that adorn most objects for sale and are scanned five billion times a day.

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Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

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The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

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Kentucky clerk jailed for denying same-sex marriage licenses

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The clerk has refused to issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight, since the U.S. Supreme Court in June ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry under the U.S. Constitution, citing her beliefs as an Apostolic Christian.