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New Construction At Old Apartment Site

Updated: 01/23/2009 - Lexington Mayor Newberry and the housing authority have broken ground on several apartment buildings on the old Bluegrass Aspendale site.

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Pet Adoption Fees Waived

Updated: 01/23/2009 - If you're in the market for a new pet, this weekend is a great time to find the perfect one for your family.

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Teen Sentenced For Deadly Shooting

Posted: 01/23/2009 - A teenager will spend the next 10 years in prison for the death of another in a Franklin County apartment back in 2008.

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Lottery Says Sales Up, But Won't Meet Expectations

Posted: 01/23/2009 - The Kentucky Lottery says its sales and profits are up in the first half of the fiscal year, but contributions to the state for the full year are expected to fall short of expectations.

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EKU Student Center Evacuated

Updated: 01/23/2009 - There was a scare on the campus of Eastern Kentucky University Thursday night when a fire broke out.

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Report: Toyota Mulls Cutting 1,000 Full-Time Jobs

Updated: 01/23/2009 - A news report says Toyota Motor Corp. is considering cutting jobs in North America to cope with faltering global demand. Here in Kentucky, the Georgetown plant says they are taking other measures to cut costs.

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More Bad Accounting in Veterans Health Care

Posted: 01/23/2009 - The Government Accountability Office says the Veterans Affairs Department is still lowballing budget estimates to Congress to keep spending down.

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Guns Silent as Gaza Edges Back to Normalcy

Posted: 01/23/2009 - Gaza residents taking time for Friday prayers found Israeli naval guns largely silent and a sense of relief setting in after weeks of fighting.

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Lawmakers Troubled by Reports on Ex-Gitmo Detainee

Posted: 01/23/2009 - A congresswoman says reports that a man released from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, is now an al-Qaida leader in Yemen should not slow the Obama administration's determination to quickly close the facility.

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Senate OKs Several Obama Nominees, Waits on Others

Updated: 04/09/2009 - President Barack Obama's Cabinet is getting full but his picks for attorney general and deputy defense secretary remain mired in questions over interrogation methods and ethics.

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Two Airlifted Following Crash

Updated: 01/23/2009 - Two patients were airlifted to U.K. Hospital after two vehicles were involved in a violent crash early Friday morning in Rowan County.

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Bill Proposed To Allow Home Schoolers To Play

Updated: 01/23/2009 - A Kentucky senator has introduced The Tim Tebow Bill to the General Assembly which would allow home schooled students play on public school sports teams.

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Lawmakers Hear Concerns in Harlan County

Posted: 01/22/2009 - People in Harlan County voiced their concerns to local legislators at a town hall meeting. Everything from a veterans hospital to a skateboard park was discussed and some say they learned a lot about the needs of their county.

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Obama To Keep Blackberry

Posted: 01/22/2009 - Obama will be the first sitting president to use e-mail, and he has been reluctant to part with his ever-present handheld device.

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Classical Inauguration Music Pre-Recorded

Posted: 01/22/2009 - Cellist Yo-Yo Ma, violinist Itzhak Perlman, pianist Gabriella Montero and clarinetist Anthony McGill made the decision a day before Tuesday's inauguration after a sound check to use a previously recorded audio tape for the broadcast of the ceremonies.

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