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9:15 pm
Tue January 7, 2014

Beshear Touts Tax Overhaul, Expanded Gambling, Vows To Protect Education Spending

Tax reform, expanded gambling, and education were among the topics Gov. Beshear touched on during his annual State of the Commonwealth address.

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Local/Regional News
7:52 am
Tue January 7, 2014

State Awarded $1.7 Million Health Grant

Kentucky has received a nearly $2 million federal grant aimed at reducing the most serious risk factors leading to obesity and chronic disease.  

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Local/Regional News
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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