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12:43 pm
Wed April 25, 2012

Judge: Kentucky Must Consider Single Drug Executions

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  --   A Kentucky judge on Wednesday directed the state to consider changing how it executes prisoners by lethal injection, saying it should look into using one drug instead of three.

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8:23 am
Tue April 24, 2012

Ohio High School To Stop Using Morehead State's Logo

CANTON, Ohio  --  A northeast Ohio school district is phasing out its eagle logo after learning the image of the front-facing bird is trademarked by Morehead State University in Kentucky.

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7:29 pm
Mon April 23, 2012

Fines Still Unpaid For Fatal Mine Blast In 2006

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- A former operator at an eastern Kentucky mine who hasn't paid almost $700,000 in civil penalties stemming from a fatal blast almost six years ago is involved with companies operating at least two active mines with safety violations.

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3:10 pm
Mon April 23, 2012

Celeb List Released For 2012 Barnstable Brown Party

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Actors Ashton Kutcher and Kellan Lutz, a slate of country music stars and members of the NCAA championship Kentucky team are all expected at this year's charity gala thrown the night before the Kentucky Derby by sisters Tricia Barnstable Brown and Priscilla Barnstable.

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Sports
6:23 pm
Fri April 20, 2012

Cincinnati Reds Reach Milestone Of 10,000 Wins

CHICAGO -- Cincinnati batted around in the first inning and cruised to a 9-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday for the 10,000th win in franchise history.

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4:51 pm
Fri April 20, 2012

Council On Postsecondary Education Gives UK Green Light For 6% Tuition Hike

LEXINGTON, Ky.  --  The University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville will be able to increase tuition by up to 6 percent this fall following action by the Council on Postsecondary Education in Lexington on Friday.

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9:39 am
Fri April 20, 2012

Brownouts At Lexington Fire Stations Becoming An Issue

LEXINGTON, Ky. --  Some Lexington fire stations have been temporarily taken out of service because of a budget shortfall, creating periods of brownouts that firefighters call a major safety issue.

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8:21 am
Fri April 20, 2012

Anti-Obama Comments Gets Ted Nugent Booted From Ft. Knox Concert Lineup

FORT KNOX, Ky.  --  Rocker Ted Nugent, who drew the attention of the Secret Service with comments that some perceived as a threat against President Barack Obama, has been removed from the lineup of a concert at Fort Knox.

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1:18 pm
Wed April 18, 2012

Prescription Pill Bill Passes House On Third Day Of Special Session

FRANKFORT, Ky. --  Investigators would be able to easily identify and charge unscrupulous doctors who overprescribe painkillers and anti-anxiety drugs under legislation passed by the House on Wednesday.

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Sports
8:49 pm
Tue April 17, 2012

UK's Starting Five All Declaring For NBA Draft

LEXINGTON, Ky.  --  Kentucky's starting lineup of three freshmen and two sophomores did most everything together en route to the school's eighth national title. Now, they will each go their separate ways in the NBA.

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