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5:43 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

Drug Settlement Money To Fund Addiction Treatment

Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway says the state's substance abuse treatment programs will get a $32 million infusion of funding.

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Local/Regional News
3:53 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

UK Class Pairs Students And Inmates

A new course offered at the University of Kentucky features an unlikely pairing: college students and inmates at Blackburn Correctional Complex.

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Local/Regional News
7:08 am
Mon January 6, 2014

Dangerously Cold Temperatures Move Across Ky.

With near record cold temperatures and wind chills expected to blanket Kentucky, efforts to keep everyone warm were being made across the state.

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Local/Regional News
7:42 pm
Sun January 5, 2014

More Than 2,500 Show Up For Ky. Kingdom Job Fair

A job fair for the reopening of Ky. Kingdom amusement park in Louisville drew about 2,500 people hoping to work at the park when it reopens in May.

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Around the Nation
7:08 am
Sat January 4, 2014

Boeing Machinists Approve Contract To Secure 777X Work

Boeing workers cry after learning that the Boeing machinists union voted to accept the company's latest contract offer to keep the assembly of the Boeing 777X airplane in Washington state.
Ted S. Warren AP

The stakes were high and the vote was close as Boeing production workers agreed to concede some benefits in order to secure assembly of the new 777X airplane for the Puget Sound region.

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and Boeing hailed Friday's vote, which proponents said solidifies the aerospace giant's presence in the Seattle area.

"Tonight, Washington state secured its future as the aerospace capital of the world," Inslee declared.

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Local/Regional News
3:52 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Feds Want 27 Month Prison Sentence For Richie Farmer

Federal prosecutors want a 27-month prison sentence for former Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer.

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Local/Regional News
2:36 pm
Fri January 3, 2014

Deaf Inmates Sue Ky. Prisons Over Accommodations

A pair of deaf and hearing-impaired inmates in Kentucky has sued the state.

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Local/Regional News
5:17 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Bill Nye To Debate Creation Museum Founder

Science guy Bill Nye is set to visit Kentucky next month for a debate on science and creationism with Creation Museum founder Ken Ham.

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Local/Regional News
4:14 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Kentucky Kingdom Adding Staff Ahead Of Reopening

Kentucky Kingdom is looking to get its staff up and running before its scheduled reopening in May.

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Local/Regional News
4:10 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

Budget Shortages Loom Despite Projected Growth

An improving economy will mean more tax revenue flowing into Kentucky's General Fund, but budgeting will still be a challenge.

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