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First Family Celebrates Historic Inauguration

Updated: 04/09/2009 - Obama became America's first black president, saying the nation must choose "hope over fear, unity of purpose over conflict and discord" to overcome the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression.

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Crowds Of 1 Million Or More Test DC

Updated: 04/09/2009 - More than 1 million people crammed onto the National Mall and along the Pennsylvania Avenue inauguration parade route Tuesday to witness the swearing-in of the nation's first black president.

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Perry County Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Posted: 01/19/2009 - People in Perry County marched through Hazard to honor the life and service of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. We spoke with some who say today's generation is now "living the dream" of Dr. King.

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March For Change In Harrodsburg

Updated: 01/19/2009 - People all over the nation and Kentucky are getting into the spirit with marches like one in Harrodsburg to honor Dr. King's dream.

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Plane Crash Mystery Has Ky. Ties

Posted: 01/19/2009 - An Indiana financial manager who parachuted from a plane in a possible bid to fake his own death handled major accounts in several states, including Kentucky.

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Obama Steps Into History As First Black President

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Stepping into history, Barack Hussein Obama grasps the reins of power as America's first black president in a high-noon inauguration amid grave economic worries and high expectations.

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Arrest In Murder Case

Updated: 01/20/2009 - Lexington Police charged a man Monday afternoon with the city's latest murder, saying he is the person who beat a woman to death on a horse farm this weekend.

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Money Talks: Save More Money in 2009

Posted: 01/19/2009 - Do you spend everything you make? If so, you can at least take comfort from the fact that you’re hardly alone. So, what gives?

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Bank Disables Thousands Of Debit Cards

Updated: 01/19/2009 - Officials say someone was able to get many people's debit card information through a retailer, and that forced Forcht Banks throughout eastern Kentucky to disable thousands of cards, to protect them.

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Petition Requests New Traffic Light

Posted: 01/19/2009 - Officials in southern Kentucky plan to sign a petition requesting a traffic light at a busy intersection.

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Case Will Move Forward After Fatal Accident

Posted: 01/19/2009 - The case will move forward against the East Bernstadt man arrested and charged with murder in November 2008 after the pursuit on which he allegedly led police ended in the death of his passenger.

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Salmonella Scare Widens

Posted: 01/19/2009 - Meijer Inc. is recalling two types of crackers and two varieties of ice cream due to possible salmonella contamination.

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Busy Inauguration Eve In Washington, D.C.

Updated: 04/09/2009 - With history intersecting the transfer of power, large crowds thronged to the capital Monday, on the eve of Barack Obama's elevation to the presidency. Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, celebrating his 67th birthday, was the guest of honor at a party for 1,400 that included other celebrities, lawmakers and native Kentuckians.

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Hunter Mourned; Search Continues For 2 Others

Posted: 01/19/2009 - Search crews were back at Kentucky Lake on Monday looking for two young hunters missing since their boat took on water during a sudden storm more than a week ago.

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Bill Would End Early Release Program For Prisoners

Posted: 01/19/2009 - Kentucky senator is seeking to stop a cost-saving program approved by the General Assembly last year that granted murderers and violent offenders an earlier release from prison.

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Winter Weather Makes Driving Tricky

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Updated: 01/19/2009 - While Lexington's main roads were clear throughout most of the morning, neighborhoods and back roads left drivers slipping and sliding across sheets of ice.

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