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Bye, Bye Barbie?

Posted: 03/03/2009 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Barbie could get an unwelcome present for her 50th birthday: outlawed in West Virginia.

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Grandparents Raising Their Grandchildren

Posted: 03/03/2009 - Kentucky grandparents are upset over the elimination of a state aid program that helped them when they volunteered to raise their grandchildren.

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Celebrating Dr. Seuss

Posted: 03/03/2009 - From "Horton Hears a Who" to "If I Ran the Zoo" it was a day of reading fun at schools across the region.

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Teaching Teens to Kick Tobacco

Posted: 03/03/2009 - Officials say tobacco use is a bigger problem in Kentucky than any other state. Students from 12 local schools met in Hazard with health officials hoping to keep teens from using tobacco before they start.

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Arrest Made After Robbery Attempt

Updated: 02/05/2010 - A man is in jail after Prestonsburg Police say he tried to rob the KFC and then led them on a chase.

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Former Forestry Firefighter Pleads Guilty

Posted: 03/03/2009 - State police say witnesses caught 30 year old Christopher Little deliberately setting a fire in the Hellier community in November.

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Layoffs Hit Coal Industry

Updated: 03/03/2009 - Rhino Energy, based in Lexington, says market conditions and permit approval delays led them to re-align Central Appalachian Mining in eastern Kentucky.

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EEC Files Complaint After Diesel Pollutes Water Supply

Updated: 03/06/2009 - The Energy and Environment Cabinet (EEC) Office of General Counsel Monday filed a verified complaint in Franklin Circuit Court against Childers Oil Inc. and Mountain Rail Properties.

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Top Obama Officials Defend Tax Hikes As Necessary

Posted: 03/03/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's call to raise taxes on high earners and greenhouse gas polluters met fierce opposition Tuesday from congressional Republicans and also a few Democrats.

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Statewide Tornado Drill

Updated: 03/03/2009 - The start of March means the start of Severe Weather Awareness month here in Kentucky.

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Child In Amber Alert Found Safe In Mexico

Updated: 03/04/2009 - A Tennessee bus ticket agent was able to help authorities find a 2-year-old Kentucky girl who had been missing since last week, Frankfort police said Tuesday.

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TARP Overseer Joins Board of Firm With Bank Ties

Posted: 03/03/2009 - After helping oversee the Wall Street bailout, Former Sen. John Sununu is joining the board of ConvergEx Holdings -- a company affiliated with a bank that got $3 billion in federal money.

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