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1:22 pm
Wed May 9, 2012

Makers Mark Court Victory Sealed In Wax

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- A federal appeals court has ruled that Maker's Mark holds the trademark on the dripping wax seal atop its bottles.

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1:17 pm
Wed May 9, 2012

Amazon.com To Open Service Center In Winchester

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- Amazon.com has announced that it will open a service center in Winchester that will create 550 full-time jobs and 600 seasonal ones.

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10:20 am
Wed May 9, 2012

UK Gets Grant To Study Nuclear Fuel

LEXINGTON, Ky.  -- The University of Kentucky is the recipient of a federal grant that will help train new leaders in nuclear technology.

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10:17 am
Wed May 9, 2012

Churchill Says Its Derby Week Earnings Grew This Year

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Churchill Downs was a financial winner as Kentucky Derby week set more records for attendance and betting.

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4:46 pm
Mon May 7, 2012

Tourism Nets Nearly $12B In Kentucky Last Year

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- The overall economic impact of the tourism industry in Kentucky grew slightly to nearly $12 billion last year despite the lingering recession.

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3:05 pm
Mon May 7, 2012

Thousands of Kentucky Students Taking New Spring Tests

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky's efforts to overhaul its public education system are being put to their first test, and state officials are trying to control expectations.

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3:20 pm
Sun May 6, 2012

Man's Death At Ky. Derby Track Called a Homicide

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The discovery of a man's body Sunday in the stable area of Churchill Downs was being investigated as a homicide, but there appears to be no connection to the race track or the Kentucky Derby, police said.

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Sports
3:09 pm
Sun May 6, 2012

I'll Have Another Rallies To Win Kentucky Derby

Jockey Mario Gutierrez rides I'll Have Another to victory in the 138th Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs Saturday, May 5, 2012, in Louisville, Ky.
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LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- I'll Have Another looked like just another horse at the Kentucky Derby.

Until the final furlong, that is.

That's when the chestnut colt - sold for a paltry $11,000, ridden by a rookie jockey hardly anyone knew and stuck in an outside post - blazed past highly regarded Bodemeister to win by 1 1-2 lengths on Saturday, beating one of the deepest fields in years.

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Sports
10:06 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

Believe You Can, Napravnik Win Kentucky Oaks

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- Rosie Napravnik became the first female jockey to win the Kentucky Oaks, keeping Believe You Can near the front from the start and pulling away from Broadway's Alibi in the $1 million race at Churchill Downs on Friday.

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2:45 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

ARH, Coventry Cares Reach Temporary Agreement

HAZARD, Ky. -- Appalachian Regional Healthcare and managed care organization Coventry Cares have reached a temporary agreement to keep the status quo until June 30.

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