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New Law Brings Resale Worries

Posted: 01/09/2009 - The government is providing a clarification over a new law concerning lead in children's clothing and toys.

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Flu Hits Kentucky

Updated: 01/09/2009 - State health officials say we now have the first confirmed case of influenza this season and are urging people to get a flu vaccine.

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Wanted Man Turns Himself In

Posted: 01/09/2009 - A man police say punched a clerk in the face after shoplifting is behind bars.

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Indictment Revised in State Road-Building Case

Posted: 01/09/2009 - A federal judge in Frankfort has told prosecutors to remove some quotes from an indictment charging a top Kentucky highway contractor and two other men.

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Lawmakers Wary of Obama's Economic Package

Updated: 04/09/2009 - After listening to his dire warnings, Democratic and Republican lawmakers remain skeptical of President-elect Barack Obama's plan to revitalize a weakened economy.

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Questions Loom Over Use of Treasury Bailout Money

Posted: 01/09/2009 - The head of a congressional panel overseeing the $700 billion bailout program says she is "shocked" that officials trying to follow where the money has gone still have many unanswered questions.

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Job Losses Stack Up as Recession Deepens

Posted: 01/09/2009 - Analysts are bracing for another expected blow to a battered economy as the Labor Department prepares to release last month's unemployment report.

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Kentucky Inmates Sue Over Chicken

Posted: 01/09/2009 - A judge in Vermont has refused to admit into evidence a three-year-old piece of chicken three former Kentucky prison inmates claim was bad.

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Restaurant Fire Quickly Extinguished

Posted: 01/09/2009 - Lexington firefighters quickly extinguished a fire that broke out in the basement of a restaurant early Friday morning.

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Airport Board Chair Asked to Step Down

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council voted for a resolution calling for Airport Board Chair Bernard Lovely to step down during a city council meeting Thursday.

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Police: Baby Was Bruised From Head To Toe

Updated: 01/09/2009 - A Frankfort couple is behind bars charged with criminal abuse after their 3-month old baby boy was found with bruises all over his body.

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Community Trust Bank Sues Merrill Lynch

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Kentucky's largest state-chartered bank has sued Merrill Lynch for $40 million over failed securities bought through the investment firm.

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Macy's Set To Close 11 Stores

Posted: 01/08/2009 - The store chain says it will close 11 underperforming locations. As of right now, no Kentucky stores are affected.

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Cigarette Tax Hike Touted

Updated: 01/08/2009 - The big issue on the plates of Kentucky's legislature this session, a proposed 70 cent hike to the cigarette tax.

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Elderly Targeted In Scam

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The suspects are preying on older people in several counties across eastern Kentucky in an attempt to get money.

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Scholarship Winner Wants To Be Heard

Updated: 01/08/2009 - The WYMT Mountain Classic is not just about action on the basketball court, it also gives stars in the classroom a chance to shine.

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Untested Kids Clothes Illegal To Sell

Updated: 01/08/2009 - A new federal law will make it illegal next month to sell children's clothing, toys, and accessories that are not tested for lead.

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Clark County Crime Spree Comes to an End

Updated: 01/08/2009 - A wild spree resulted in thousands of dollars of stolen goods. Now two men are charged for the crimes, and police are looking for a third person.

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Train Derailment Settlement

Posted: 01/08/2009 - A judge in Bullitt County orders CSX to pay another three million dollars, nearly two years after a fiery train derailment.

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