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8:44 pm
Tue July 31, 2012

Congressman Geoff Davis Resigns From Office 5 Months Early

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- U.S. Rep. Geoff Davis, who previously announced he would retire this year from Congress, has resigned immediately from his seat.

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Local/Regional News
1:43 pm
Tue July 31, 2012

Churchill Downs Announces Plans For The Mansion

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- Move over Millionaire's Row. Churchill Downs will soon have The Mansion to cater to the rich and famous at the Kentucky Derby.

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Local/Regional News
10:02 pm
Sun July 29, 2012

UK Employee Charged With Robbing Banks

LEXINGTON, Ky.  -- Lexington police have charged a University of Kentucky employee with robbing four banks in the city.

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4:25 pm
Sat July 28, 2012

Young Lexington Fencer Comes Up Short In Olympics

LONDON -- Lee Kiefer was chatting, smiling, even laughing a little not long after being ousted in the individual women's foil quarterfinals at the London Olympics.  And really, why be upset? The way the   18-year-old fencer from Lexington, Ky., sees it, her best days are still ahead.

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Local/Regional News
2:28 pm
Fri July 27, 2012

Delta Shuts Down Comair, Workers Given Notice

CINCINNATI  -- Delta Air Lines is shutting down its shrunken, 35-year-old regional carrier Comair at the end of September as it switches to bigger jets and it is sending termination notices to employees.

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Local/Regional News
9:56 am
Fri July 27, 2012

Kentucky Ended Fiscal Year With $46M Surplus

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky had a surplus of about $46 million to the 2011-12 fiscal year and officials say revenue trends are looking up for the current two-year budget cycle.

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Local/Regional News
10:55 am
Thu July 26, 2012

Kentucky Man Challenges U-S Hate Crime Law In Gay Attack

Anthony Ray Jenkins is challenging the validity of the federal hate crime law covering sexual orientation.
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LOUISVILLE, Ky.  --  An eastern Kentucky man charged with a federal hate crime in an attack on a gay man is challenging the law, which is being used in this case for the first time to prosecute someone for an attack motivated by sexual orientation.

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Local/Regional News
9:00 am
Thu July 26, 2012

Ky. Secretary of State Heading to Middle East

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky's secretary of state is one of a half-dozen from across the country going the Middle East to assist soldiers to vote.

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Local/Regional News
7:53 am
Thu July 26, 2012

Training To Assist Veterans On Campus Offered

LEXINGTON, Ky.  --  A Department of Defense psychology training consortium is offering a one-day program next month at the University of Kentucky for faculty and staff in Kentucky's higher education system.

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Local/Regional News
2:33 pm
Wed July 25, 2012

Beshear Going To Europe Not Fancy Farm

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- Governor Steve Beshear is traveling to Europe for business meetings aimed at creating more jobs for Kentucky.

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