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2:30 pm
Fri May 3, 2013

Black Onyx Scratched From Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Long shot Black Onyx is a late scratch for the Kentucky Derby, leaving 19 horses to vie for the roses.

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9:52 am
Fri May 3, 2013

Sarah Palin, Husband Attending Fundraiser in Ky.

Sarah Palin - photo by Associated Press

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin and her husband, Todd Palin, will be in Kentucky this weekend, attending a museum fundraiser in Lexington on the day after the Kentucky Derby.
 
The annual Brunch and Bibelots party is a fundraiser for the Headley-Whitney Museum in Lexington, and the $150-a-seat, sold-out event will be held on the museum's grounds on Sunday. About 200 people are expected.
 
The Palins will be guests of socialite and museum supporter Marylou Whitney and her husband, John
Hendrickson, at the party.
 

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3:56 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Lawmakers Question DEA On Hemp Regulations

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell was joined by most of Kentucky's federal delegation in a letter to the Drug Enforcement Administration seeking clarification on the industrial hemp issue.

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12:37 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Death Case Had No Judge for 16 Months

Kentucky death row inmate Karu Gene White

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - A judge has been appointed to Kentucky's longest-running death row case after an Associated Press inquiry into why it had been pending 16 months without a judge.

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12:29 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

KSP Releases Name of Deputy in Fatal Shooting

GEORGETOWN, Ky. - Kentucky State Police have released the name of a deputy who fatally shot a suspect after he pointed a gun at officers.

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7:15 am
Wed May 1, 2013

2-Year-Old Accidentally Killed by Brother

BURKESVILLE, Ky. - A southern Kentucky coroner says a toddler has been accidentally shot and killed by her 5-year-old brother, who was playing with a rifle he received as a gift.

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3:36 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

Pressure Mounts For Special Session To Handle Redistricting

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) _ Pressure is beginning to mount to call lawmakers back to Frankfort this year for a special legislative session on political redistricting.

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8:48 am
Mon April 29, 2013

Jockey Borel Elected to Racing Hall of Fame

Calvin Borel reacts after winning the 2010 Kentucky Derby aboard Winstar Farms' Super Saver. - photo by Ed Reinke/AP

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Three-time Kentucky Derby winner Calvin Borel has been elected to the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame.

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10:12 pm
Thu April 25, 2013

Ky. Court Orders Release of Child Death Records

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Kentucky Supreme Court has ordered state child welfare officials to publicly release records of child abuse cases resulting in death or serious injury.

The court released the 3-3 vote Thursday in a brief order on whether to halt a lower-court decision ordering the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to open the cases. The tie vote let the lower court's decision stand.

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8:57 am
Wed April 17, 2013

FDA Blocks Generic Version of Painkiller

WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell and U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers are praising the Food and Drug Administration's decision requiring generic versions of OxyContin to be tamper-resistant.

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