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9:25 am
Sat June 23, 2012

Displaced Coal Miners Face Slim Job Prospects

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- Hundreds of eastern Kentucky miners let go by Arch Coal Inc. this week are facing slim prospects as they look for opportunities to replace those high-wage jobs in a region plagued by stubbornly high unemployment.

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12:07 pm
Wed June 20, 2012

Ohio River Bridges Project Wins Federal Approval

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  - Efforts to build two new bridges linking the Louisville area and southern Indiana have cleared another hurdle by winning federal approval to proceed with construction of
the $2.6 billion project.

Kentucky and Indiana officials said Wednesday that the Federal Highway Administration approved the plan to build the two spans and to modernize an interchange in downtown Louisville.

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9:24 am
Tue June 19, 2012

Former UK President to Retire

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Former University of Kentucky President Charles Wethington's retirement comes before the board of trustees Tuesday.

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11:37 am
Mon June 18, 2012

Trial Delayed for Pair Charged With Hate Crime

David Jason Jenkins (left) and Anthony Ray Jenkins

LONDON, Ky.  - The trial of two eastern Kentucky men charged with a hate crime and attacking a gay man has been indefinitely postponed.

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8:50 pm
Fri June 15, 2012

Plans To Reopen Shuttered Kentucky Kingdom Scrapped

LOUISVILLE, Ky.  -- A company that planned to reopen the former Kentucky Kingdom amusement park in Louisville has abandoned the project.

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8:39 pm
Fri June 15, 2012

Autopsy Reveals Murdered Russell County Runner Was Pregnant

JAMESTOWN, Ky. -- Police say preliminary autopsy results show a south-central Kentucky woman who was found slain after she disappeared while running was pregnant and was strangled.

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4:38 pm
Fri June 15, 2012

New Report Highlights Projects To Fight Obesity

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- A new report details the stories of 17 school and community projects in Kentucky that organizers hope will help reduce obesity.

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10:12 am
Fri June 15, 2012

Official: No Weapons Destruction For Another Year

RICHMOND, Ky. -- A federal official says it could be at least another year before more than 15,000 chemical weapons stored at the Blue Grass Army Depot in Richmond will be disposed of.

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10:05 am
Fri June 15, 2012

Wife Of Senate President Williams Weighing AG Bid

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- The wife of Kentucky state Senate President David Williams is weighing a bid for state attorney general in 2015.

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8:20 pm
Thu June 14, 2012

Man Charged With Murder In Death Of Missing Runner

JAMESTOWN, Ky. -- A south-central Kentucky man has been charged with murder in the death of a 31-year-old woman who went missing after going for a run with her sister.

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