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11:14 am
Thu March 22, 2007

Former President Bill Clinton Visits Lexington

Lexington, KY – Over 100 potential supporters of U.S. Senator Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign attended a private fund-raiser Wednesday at the Lexington home of Jerry Lundergan, Chairman of the state Democratic party. Kathleen Adams has details.

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5:13 am
Thu March 22, 2007

Tubby Smith Departs

Lexington, KY – University of Kentucky Head Basketball Coach Tubby Smith surprised fans Thursday by announcing his resignation. As Josh James reports, Smith intends to leave for a head coaching job at the University of Minnesota.

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3:03 am
Thu March 22, 2007

Ambassador Speaks on Latin America

Lexington, KY – A US ambassador spoke to students at the University of Kentucky Thursday about the challenges facing the United States in Latin America. Josh James has more.

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4:26 am
Tue March 20, 2007

Task Force Courts Science Students

Lexington, KY – A task force studying the decline of math, science, and technology courses in Kentucky schools unveiled its first report Tuesday. Josh James has details.

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3:39 am
Mon March 19, 2007

UK Acquires Supercomputer

Lexington, KY – The University of Kentucky has obtained a new IBM supercomputer ten times more powerful than the one used in past years. Josh James has details.

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1:14 am
Mon March 19, 2007

State Wins Smoke-Free Award

Lexington, KY – A national organization dedicated to nonsmokers' rights has named Kentucky as one of four winners in the annual clean indoor air challenge. Kathleen Adams has details.

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1:34 am
Fri March 16, 2007

Protesters Mark Iraq War Anniversary

Lexington, KY – Peace activists in central Kentucky marked the fourth anniversary of the start of the Iraq war with a walk from downtown Lexington to the Bluegrass Army Depot in Richmond. Kathleen Adams caught up with the walkers before they began their trek.

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9:29 am
Thu March 15, 2007

Thousands Don't Apply for Tax Credit

Lexington, KY – Many low income Kentuckians could boost their incomes by applying for the Earned Income Tax Credit. As Kathleen Adams reports, low-wage earners often don't apply for the credit because they don't know about it.

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2:30 am
Thu March 15, 2007

UK Studies Women's Safety on Campus

Lexington, KY – Women's safety on campus is the subject of a major study being conducted by University of Kentucky researchers. As Josh James reports, the survey promises more detailed results than previous efforts.

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2:49 am
Wed March 14, 2007

Bill Clinton Visits Lexington Next Week

Lexington – Former President Bill Clinton will be in Lexington next week raising money for his wife's presidential campaign. As Josh James reports, the fundraiser will take place at the home of state Democratic Party Chairman Jerry Lundergan.

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