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Bill on school days passes Ky. Senate

Updated: 03/27/2010 - The Kentucky Senate has passed a bill to allow school districts to possibly skip some makeup days if classes were canceled for an extended time due to storms or illness.

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Ky. auto dealers to receive franchise protections

Updated: 03/27/2010 - Automobile dealers won a major battle in Kentucky on Friday with passage of a bill that would give them leverage over carmakers in the scramble for franchises.

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Still time to fix lapse in jobless benefits

Updated: 03/27/2010 - Congress left for a two-week vacation Friday without extending jobless benefits for people who have been out of work for more than six months.

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Barriers not always effective

Updated: 03/26/2010 - Cable barriers have become a common sight on Kentucky's highways in the past few years.

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Police arrest escaped inmates

Posted: 03/26/2010 - State police arrested James Johnson and William Johnson in Lee County. Police say both men escaped from the Career Development Center in Frankfort earlier this week.

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Family safely escapes burning home

Posted: 03/26/2010 - The three people inside the home at the time of the fire credit smoke detectors for helping them escape.

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Cats preparing to face West Virginia in Elite Eight

Updated: 03/26/2010 - The UK basketball team is in the Elite Eight for the first time since 2005 after Thursday night's win over Cornell. The Cats will play the Mountaineers Saturday night at 7. You can watch the game live on WKYT.

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Plan unveiled to reduce some home loans

Posted: 03/26/2010 - Under the federal plan, announced Friday, people who owe more on their mortgages than their properties are worth could get new loans backed by the Federal Housing Administration.

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Burglars hit doctor's office

Updated: 03/26/2010 - A security guard called police after spotting a safe in the building's stairwell.

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11 killed after semi hits van on interstate

Updated: 03/27/2010 - State police say they're not yet sure what caused a semi to cross the median of Interstate 65, and into a van carrying a Mennonite family. Two children survived the crash. Most of the victims were identified Friday afternoon.

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Ky. jobless rate up in February

Posted: 03/25/2010 - Kentucky's jobless rate rose to 10.9 percent in February, the highest since September 1983.

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Instant Racing proposal stuck in starting gate

Posted: 03/25/2010 - Legislation to allow Kentucky race tracks to offer a form of wagering based on old horse races appeared to drop out of contention Thursday after its leading supporter said he couldn't muster sufficient support.

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