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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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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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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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1:42 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

Jockey Robby Albarado Arrested, Won't Ride In Kentucky Oaks

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- Jockey Robby Albarado was arrested Friday on an assault charge for allegedly accosting a woman who says she was breaking up with him, resulting in the veteran rider losing his spot in the Kentucky Oaks later in the day.

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12:15 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

Bank Foreclosing On Farmer's House

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- A southeastern Kentucky bank has filed a foreclosure suit against former Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer and his wife seeking more than $300,000 due on their mortgage loan of 2004.

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6:34 pm
Thu May 3, 2012

Calumet Farm Sold For $36M To Investment Firm

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The famed Calumet Farm has been sold to an investment group for nearly $36 million.

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9:54 pm
Wed May 2, 2012

Lawsuit Over Fayette Inmate Death Is Settled

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- A lawsuit filed over the death of an inmate at the Fayette County Detention Center has been settled.

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6:44 pm
Wed May 2, 2012

Bodemeister Early 4-1 Favorite For the Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- Bodemeister has been made the early 4-1 favorite for the Kentucky Derby, with Union Rags the second choice in a full field of 20 horses.

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7:19 am
Wed May 2, 2012

State Police Collect 644 Pounds Of Unwanted Meds

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Kentucky State Police collected 644 pounds of unwanted prescription drugs during a four-hour event over the weekend.

The agency's 16 posts took part in the national "Take Back" initiative on Saturday. The locations were among 4,000 across the country that participated.

State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer says by dropping off the medications, Kentuckians are keeping potentially dangerous drugs out of the wrong hands.

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