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Auto Aid Effort Collapses - December Reprieve?

Posted: 11/20/2008 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The $25 billion rescue plan for the auto industry, desperately sought by Detroit's beleaguered Big Three, collapsed Thursday as Congress drew the line at one more bailout and Democrats said they wouldn't even consider it until the companies produced a convincing plan for rebuilding their once-mighty industry.

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Lawyers Ask To Drop Charges In Bid Rigging Probe

Posted: 11/20/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Defense attorneys for a prominent Kentucky road contracter, his aide and a former top-ranking state official have asked for a hearing to determine whether charges of bid rigging should be dismissed.

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Students Go Green

Posted: 11/20/2008 - For students in one Eastern Kentucky county, it is an opportunity to help out the environment and give back to their schools at the same time.

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Comprehensive Energy Plan Unveiled By Governor

Posted: 11/20/2008 - Kentucky could be a national leader in production and conservation if state leaders reach their goal of creating 40,000 energy related jobs within 17 years.

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Police Outline Disturbing Case

Updated: 11/20/2008 - Police arrested Timothy Brown last month after his sister's mummified remains were found in the trunk of his car. On Thursday, new details emerged in court.

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Pack Of Wild Dogs Runs Loose

Updated: 11/20/2008 - A night shift police officer in Floyd County fends off a wild dog with a flashlight.

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Congress Rushes To Extend Jobless Benefits

Posted: 11/20/2008 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Jarred by new jobless alarms, Congress raced to approve legislation Thursday to keep unemployment checks flowing through the December holidays and into the new year for a million or more laid-off Americans whose benefits are running out.

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Eastern Kentucky Hospitals Go Smoke-Free

Posted: 11/20/2008 - In conjunction with the American Cancer Society's "Great American Smokeout", many hospitals across Kentucky went smoke-free Thursday.

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Money Talks: Senior Real Estate Specialists

Posted: 11/20/2008 - Selling your existing home, moving somewhere new and setting up house all over again. That’s a big decision for anyone, but a major one when you’re in your golden years. But now there’s a group that claims they can help.

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Kentucky Energy Plan To Create 40,000 Jobs

Posted: 11/20/2008 - The governor announced the new initiatives Thursday in Frankfort, including more efficiency in homes, buildings, and transportation.

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Three Postal Workers Indicted

Posted: 11/20/2008 - All are charged in three separate indictments for embezzlement of mail and delay and destruction of mail.

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Looking For Cause Of Church Fire

Updated: 11/20/2008 - The deputy state fire marshal and the ATF are trying to figure out what caused a church fire in Pike County Thursday morning.

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Deadly Crash In Laurel County

Posted: 11/20/2008 - Sheriff's officials tell us Jason Hampton lost control of his pick-up truck overnight on Highway 472.

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Watch For Salt Trucks

Posted: 11/20/2008 - State highway maintenance workers are pre-treating roads in Eastern Kentucky ahead of some snow that could move in overnight.

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Oil At 3-Year Lows; Gas Below $2 In 23 States

Posted: 11/20/2008 - Oil prices on Thursday hit levels not seen in more than three years and retail gasoline prices are now below $2 across nearly half of the country on dour economic reports suggesting a painful economic pullback.

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Church Catches Fire

Posted: 11/20/2008 - The ATF and state fire marshal are investigating a church fire in Pike County but say it does not look suspicious.

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Murder Suspect Guilty On All Counts

Posted: 11/20/2008 - A man already serving time for three murders in Indiana has been convicted of killing his cousin in Franklin County.

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Escapee's Case Heard By Grand Jury

Updated: 11/20/2008 - A grand jury is hearing evidence Thursday in the case of a man accused of kidnapping and killing his ex-girlfriend after he escaped from jail.

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College Student Faces Child Porn Charges

Posted: 11/20/2008 - A southern Kentucky college student, arrested earlier this week for hacking in to his school's computer system, now faces additional charges.

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Fire Kills 28 Horses

Updated: 11/20/2008 - Three investigators with the state Fire Marshal's Office spent much of the day on Thursday on the scene of a massive barn fire that killed dozens of horses at a stable in western Kentucky.

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