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Appeals court rejects Amber Alert case

Posted: 1:28 PM - A federal appeals court has upheld the conviction of a Maine man for transporting a 13-year-old girl from Kentucky across state lines to engage in sexual activity.

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Kentucky adjusts max load limit on US 60 bridge

Posted: 1:26 PM - New signs will go up in the next few days to tell truckers of new maximum load limits on the U.S. 60 bridge over the Cumberland River in Livingston County.

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USA Harvest founder set for sentencing

Posted: 1:24 PM - The founder of USA Harvest is set to be sentenced after pleading guilty to tax evasion, mail fraud and money laundering after admitting that he spent donations to the charity on himself.

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US Supreme Court to weigh Kentucky case next month

Posted: 1:23 PM - The U.S. Supreme Court will consider on Sept. 29 whether to take the case of a former Fort Campbell soldier sentenced to death for killing three children and attacking a woman in southwestern Kentucky.

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Libraries helping authors with e-publishing

Posted: 1:22 PM - A partnership between the Henderson County Public Library and the Daviess County Public Library is aiming to help new writers find a market with electronic publishing.

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Nude pics of Jennifer Lawrence leaked

Updated: 12:48 PM - Kentucky native and Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is the latest celebrity to get caught up in a nude photo scandal.

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Bluegrass Poll: Most Kentuckians support hiking minimum wage

Updated: 08/31/2014 - As Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer and the day to honor the American worker, a new Bluegrass Poll finds Kentucky voters want to put more money in workers’ pockets by raising the federal minimum wage.

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Berea to hold public meeting on gay rights law

Posted: 08/31/2014 - The city of Berea has scheduled two meetings in September to discuss a proposed city law that bans discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.

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State police trooper struck by car on I-65

Updated: 7:46 AM - A Kentucky State Police trooper is recuperating in a Louisville hospital after he was struck by a motorist during a traffic stop on Interstate 65.

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Militia says it 'secured' US compound in Libya

Updated: 08/31/2014 - An Islamist-allied militia group says it has "secured" a U.S. Embassy compound in Libya's capital, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting.

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Payday lenders to face stronger scrutiny

Updated: 08/31/2014 - Payday lenders in Kentucky are coming under increasing restrictions because of a pair of laws passed by the state and federal governments in recent years.

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Iceland raises volcano aviation alert again

Posted: 08/31/2014 - Iceland's authorities have raised the aviation warning code for a region close to a subglacial volcano after a small fissure eruption in the area.

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