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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?

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Friday, August 7, 201508/07/2015

8/7/15 First Take

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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

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

8/5/15 Podcast Aaron Katersky

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The first GOP primary debate will take place Thursday night and ABC News Radio will have full coverage. But before then Aaron Katersky, who will be in Cleveland on Thursday and Brad Mielke, whose been with the candidates in NH, will be available to answer your listeners’ questions in the hours leading up to the first of what is promising to be a busy and very colorful debate season.

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

8/5/15 Eye on Politics

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Focusing on the upcoming national debate for the GoP candidacy, Matt and Jeremy join Ken and Mike this morning and every Wednesday after the 8 AM news…

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Wednesday, August 5, 201508/05/2015

8/5/15 Podcast Mary Bruce

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If Vice President Joe Biden were to announce his run for the presidency tomorrow, he would be doing so with little or no support from his own party. Many Senate Democrats have already openly declared their support of Hillary Clinton, and some, when asked, sang the vice president’s praises without actually saying they would endorse his run.

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Maine Immunization Rates for Toddlers Now Nation’s Highest

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The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say Maine's toddler immunization rate has surged from below average to the highest in the nation.

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Maine Studying Plan to Transplant Sea Urchins for Fishing

GENERIC SEA URCHIN

Maine fishing regulators want to close an area to sea urchin fishing so they can evaluate a plan to transplant the spiny creatures.

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Environmentalists Press on with Maine Lynx Trapping Lawsuit

GENERIC CANADA LYNX

A coalition of environmental groups says it will press on with a lawsuit designed to provide more protections for Maine's lynx despite new trapping restrictions adopted by the state.

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Making headlines this week

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

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How low will gas go?

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AAA predicts gas prices could drop below $2 a gallon by the end of the year.

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Buzz Aldrin wants to colonize Mars

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The second man to walk on the moon is pushing for a Mars settlement by 2040.

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U.S. vaccination rates high, but pockets of unvaccinated pose risk

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The vast majority of U.S. kindergarten-age children are vaccinated against preventable diseases but sizable pockets of unprotected children still exist, posing a public health threat, according to a government study.