Local/Regional News
4:13 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Experimental Alzheimer's Drug To Be Tested At UK

The University of Kentucky is set to take part in a landmark clinical trial on an experimental Alzheimer’s drug.

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Local/Regional News
12:45 pm
Thu June 19, 2014

Kentucky Coping With Black Lung Backlog

Kentucky has a backlog of more than 1,000 coal miners who have filed workers compensation claims because of black lung disease.

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UK Perspectives
11:09 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Eric Monday On UK's Aramark Partnership

Credit uky.edu

Food for thought on this edition of UK Perspectives. Finance VP Eric Monday joins us once again, this time with the specifics surrounding UK’s new $250M partnership to provide dining services on campus which, according to President Capilouto, “is about stirring human transformation through creating community.”

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Local/Regional News
8:17 am
Thu June 19, 2014

Study Ranks KY Services for Disabled and Seniors Last in Nation

Support in Kentucky for long-term care services ranks at the bottom of a new national scorecard that tracked services all 50 states and the District of Columbia
Credit Greg Stotelmyer

State support for long-term care services for Kentucky seniors and the disabled ranks at the very bottom in a new national report card.

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Local/Regional News
6:23 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Kentucky Mother Accused Of Murder May Suffer From Munchausen Syndrome

Lacey Spears is being investigated over the poisoning death of her son
Credit www.ecanadanow.com

A woman who resided in Lexington has turned herself in to authorities in Westchester NY in connection with the death of her five-year-old son. 

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Local/Regional News
6:07 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Ky. Health Officials Report Unconfirmed Cases Of Mosquito-Borne Virus

Kentucky health officials are investigating whether a rare mosquito-borne illness from the may have found its way to Bluegrass.

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Local/Regional News
4:08 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Work Halted On Rupp Project

Mayor Jim Gray has suspended work on the controversial $350 million dollar Rupp Arena renovation project.

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Local/Regional News
11:16 am
Wed June 18, 2014

State Auditor Adam Edelen Rules Out Gubernatorial Run

State Auditor Adam Edelen – widely expected to be prepping for a run for governor next year – is choosing instead to run for another term as auditor.

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Local/Regional News
8:06 am
Wed June 18, 2014

New Film Delves Into Local Fencing Club

Coach Amgad Khazbak stands between two of his pupils. The Bluegrass Fencer's Club's story is the subject of a new documentary by Sean Anderson
Credit kyforward.com

Central Kentuckians can see what it takes to become an Olympic-level fencer in a new documentary debuting this week in Lexington.

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Local/Regional News
3:44 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Federal Appeals Court To Weigh Gay Marriage Cases In Ky., Other States

A federal appeals court has scheduled oral arguments in gay marriage fights in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee.

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