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Initial agreement reached in Greece power-sharing

Posted: 11/06/2011 - The Greek president's office says the country's prime minister and the leader of the main opposition party have reached an initial agreement on forming an interim government.

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Driver dies after hitting deer

Updated: 11/07/2011 - A news release from state police says 21-year-old Zachary Hawkins of Crofton was driving a 1995 Chevy truck when he hit the animal.

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UK Hoops Wins Exhibition Game

Updated: 11/06/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The No. 18/15 University of Kentucky women’s basketball team won its lone exhibition in preparation for the 2011-12 season, racing past Division II foe Coker College by a score of 86-44 in Memorial Coliseum on Sunday.

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Truck fire burns garage and home

Updated: 11/06/2011 - Investigators think a pickup is responsible for an early morning house fire. An eye-witness captured this video of the flames that heavily damaged a retired firefighters home on Monaco Court in Lexington.

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Beshear promotes Democratic ticket at rally

Updated: 11/07/2011 - The governor stressed the importance of a strong turnout by voters in the election, when he will be challenged by Republican David Williams and independent Gatewood Galbraith.

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Grand jury turns down deadly road rage case

Posted: 11/06/2011 - Police charged Clyde White, 78, with murder in August. They say he ran his brother and sister's van off I-75, killing his sister, Dorthy Whitaker.

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Teen charged with stabbing

Updated: 11/07/2011 - State police say Eric Buttram, 22, was taking 19-year-old Bradley King and another man to a home in McCreary County when King attacked Buttram.

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It's official: Missouri joins the SEC

Posted: 11/06/2011 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (November 6, 2011) – The Southeastern Conference Presidents and Chancellors, acting unanimously, announced today that the University of Missouri will join the Southeastern Conference effective July 1, 2012, with competition to begin in all sports for the 2012-13 academic year.

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Second UK student in random downtown shooting identified

Updated: 11/06/2011 - Police tell 27 Newsfirst Brooks Richardson was shot outside Silks Lounge on Mill Street Friday morning. Richardson and Jarred Grider were injured when a man, who'd just been kicked out Silks Lounge, opened fire on a crowd outside.

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Lexington honors veterans with parade

Posted: 11/05/2011 - A Victory 5K Run/Walk and a Veterans Parade were held in honor of veterans. The events are a lead up to Veteran's Day, which is November 11.

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Daylight Saving ends, clocks "fall" back 1 hour

Posted: 11/05/2011 - The change becomes official at 2:00 Sunday morning, meaning you'll need to set your clock back one hour. In addition to changing your clocks, public safety officials say this is also a good time to put a new battery in your smoke alarm.

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Man killed in hit-and-run, police searching for driver

Updated: 11/06/2011 - It happened Saturday night around 8:00 on West Loudon Avenue between Broadway and Newton Pike. Witnesses say a young man in his 20's was walking down the street when he walked into the middle of the road. Police are still looking for the driver of that vehicle, described as a dark-colored Monte Carlo with a neon green frame around the license plate.

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UK beats Ole Miss 30-13

Updated: 11/06/2011 - Maxwell Smith threw for 283 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter as Kentucky beat Mississippi 30-13 on Saturday.

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Two-car accident sends two people to the hospital

Posted: 11/05/2011 - Two cars were involved in the crash between Woodhill and Palumbo Drive. The crash caused a traffic backup. Police closed the road while they cleared the scene.

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School bus crash takes out utility pole

Updated: 11/06/2011 - It happened around 7:00 Saturday morning in front of the Burger Shake on East New Circle Road. 27 Newsfirst is told a Fayette County school bus ran off the road and crashed into the pole.

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CBS commentator Andy Rooney dies

Updated: 11/05/2011 - (CBS News) Andy Rooney, the "60 Minutes" commentator known to generations for his wry, humorous and contentious television essays - a unique genre he is credited with inventing - died Friday night in a hospital in New York City of complications following minor surgery. He was 92, and had homes in New York City, Rensselaerville, N.Y. and Rowayton, Conn.

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