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Judge asks for recusal from case

Updated: 08/06/2009 - A judge has requested to be recused from a case of two people charged with murdering a 70 year old man.

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Less snail mail, more red ink at post office

Posted: 08/05/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Buffeted by the recession and the popularity of e-mail and electronic bill payment, the Postal Service lost $2.4 billion from April through June, officials said Wednesday.

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Terror training at Midway College

Updated: 08/05/2009 - Multiple shooters barricaded themselves in a building at Midway College on Wednesday, but it turned out to be just a training exercise for first responders.

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Police: Mother drinking vodka and smoking pot before deadly crash

Posted: 08/04/2009 - A mother was drinking vodka and smoking marijuana while driving a vanload of children home from a weekend camping trip that ended in disaster when she went the wrong way on a highway and crashed into an SUV, killing eight people, police said Tuesday.

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Crash closes I-75 for hours

Updated: 08/05/2009 - The northbound lanes of Interstate 75 are back open, after shutting down for hours after a crash.

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Man tries to abduct ten year old boy

Updated: 08/05/2009 - A man tries to abduct a ten year old boy outside his grandmother's store in Laurel County, and now police are asking for your help to track him down.

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Middle school boot camp

Updated: 08/04/2009 - Sixth graders get basic training as they transition to middle school at Winburn.

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Two people are arrested

Posted: 08/04/2009 - Officers arrested 21 year old Butch Frith of Harlan Sunday night and charged him with robbing the Save-A-Lot in Harlan last week. Hours later, police also arrested 20 year old David Lee Stewart of Pansy early Monday morning.

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College loses two employees

Posted: 08/04/2009 - Officials continue to investigate the cause of a fire that killed a local college teacher in Perry County.

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Child nearly kidnapped

Posted: 08/04/2009 - The search is on for a man police say tried to kidnap a child in southern Kentucky.

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"Bullman" intends to enter governor's race, again

Posted: 08/04/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Demolition contractor Otis "Bullman" Hensley has sent a handwritten letter to the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance to alert the agency that he intends to run for governor in 2011.

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Dem, GOP leaders say Senate will vote on clunkers

Posted: 08/04/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate will vote to extend the popular "cash-for-clunkers" program before going home on Friday, Majority Leader Harry Reid declared Tuesday in a strong signal the government won't let the trade-in rebates die under the surging demand that has almost exhausted federal backing.

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