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AG says regents can't end community college tenure

Updated: 02/05/2010 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway has weighed in on a plan to end faculty tenure at state community colleges, saying the Board of Regents lacks authority to do it.

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UK team completes solar decathlon house

Updated: 09/24/2009 - A team of faculty and students at U-K has completed the "Sky Blue House". The house is a net zero energy home and will be taken to Washington, D.C. to compete in the Department of Energy's fourth biennial solar decathlon.

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Baptist university asks Ky. court to allow funding

Posted: 09/24/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A Baptist university is asking the Kentucky Supreme Court to allow state funding for the construction of a pharmacy school on its campus in southeastern Kentucky.

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Teen found dead

Posted: 09/24/2009 - A teenager is found dead near a gas well in Floyd County.

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House speaker: New domestic violence law needed

Updated: 09/24/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo is calling for legislation that would allow courts to tag certain domestic violence offenders with high-tech electronic monitoring devices.

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Eight people indicted

Posted: 09/24/2009 - Eight people from eastern Kentucky are indicted in a fraud case.

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FDA panel backs reformulated OxyContin pill

Posted: 09/24/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal health advisers are recommending approval for a new version of the painkiller OxyContin that is designed to be harder to abuse.

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TVA rates to pay for cleanup and disposal changes

Posted: 09/24/2009 - CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Valley Authority chief said Wednesday that nearly $3 billion in projected cleanup costs and resulting operational changes from a major coal ash spill will show up in customer bills.

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Suspicious fire destroys Cartersville home

Updated: 09/24/2009 - A suspicious fire destroys a home on White Lick Road in the Cartersville community. Police say the man who has lived in the home is behind bars and now they're looking for his family members to see if they've been by.

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A world first: Vaccine helps prevent HIV infection

Posted: 09/24/2009 - For the first time, an experimental vaccine has prevented infection with the AIDS virus, a watershed event in the deadly epidemic and a surprising result. Recent failures led many scientists to think such a vaccine might never be possible.

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Dog seized after attack

Updated: 01/15/2010 - Animal control officers in Clark county seized a dog Wednesday night after a report of a dog attack.

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Tax holiday has been pre-filed

Posted: 09/23/2009 - You could save money on back to school clothes, computers and supplies next year if a new bill becomes law.

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