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Court won't hear appeal of landmark 1996 lawsuit

Posted: 10/07/2013 - The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal of a Florida lawsuit making it easier for sick smokers or their survivors to pursue lawsuits against tobacco companies.

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Army of angels to support survivor

Updated: 09/27/2013 - On October 5, thousands will take to the streets of downtown Lexington to run in the 17th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. While some will walk others will run and together join their teams and cross the finish line together. In this month's Think Pink segment Amber Philpott introduces you to a young woman whose army of angels will be with her every step of the way.

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Senate seeks to reverse law on engineered crops

Updated: 09/27/2013 - The Senate is seeking to reverse a controversial law that allows farmers to harvest genetically modified crops even when the crops are caught up in legal battles.

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Ky. insurance officials fine Humana over letter

Updated: 09/27/2013 - The letters were sent in August to about 6,500 people and said policyholders had 30 days to renew their plans for 2014 or they would have to choose a more expensive option that complies with the Affordable Care Act.

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Choosing Long Term Care

Updated: 09/18/2013 - The mission of NHOA is to improve the quality of care for residents living in long-term care facilities. NHOA is an independent non-profit agency funded by donations and grants.

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Green donation bins raising questions around town

Updated: 09/30/2013 - You've probably seen them in parking lots and near gas stations. They're green donation bins encouraging you to drop off clothes and shoes, and donate to their non-profit organization. Many questions have been raised regarding their funding. Where are the clothes really going?

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Beshear: Most uninsured Kentuckians get discounts

Updated: 09/11/2013 - Gov. Steve Beshear is touting changes coming under the federal health care reforms, announcing Tuesday that four out of five uninsured Kentuckians will qualify for discounts when purchasing policies.

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FDA receives 89 reports of illness from yogurt

Updated: 09/12/2013 - The Food and Drug Administration reports at least 89 people have reported getting sick after eating Chobani Greek yogurt manufactured in Twin Falls, Idaho.

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Missing a beat, should high school athletes undergo heart screenings

Posted: 08/29/2013 - Lexington, Ky. (WKYT)-Should high school athletes be screened for heart conditions? While it seems the number of students suddenly dying of cardiac arrest has become more prevalent, cardiologists say its still rare. WKYT's Amber Philpott looks at the debate over early screening and why one University of Kentucky doctor says the focus on just student athletes might mean others are missed.

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Fayette schools push anti-bullying message

Posted: 08/20/2013 - Fayette County school buses are carrying placards this year urging students to report cases of bullying when they see an incident happening.

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