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Kentucky college students turning to campus food pantries for help

Updated: 11/27/2014 - For many us we don't give a second thought to sitting down to a hot meal, or shopping for groceries. For many in this state that is not the case. Hunger in this Kentucky is a huge issue. In fact God's Pantry Food Bank says one in seven Kentuckians right now is receiving food assistance from either a pantry, shelter or kitchen. Recently, two food pantries opened in a place you might not expect, a college campus As WKYT's Amber Philpott found out the rising cost of getting an education is causing some college students to go hungry.

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2 New York children rescued from snowbank

Posted: 11/27/2014 - Two boys whose parents became alarmed when they didn't come home from playing in the snow were found hours later buried in a snow bank. Officials say a plow operator moving snow didn't realize they were there.

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Illinois upsets No. 9 Kentucky women, 77-71

Updated: 11/27/2014 - Chatrice White scored 23 points and Ivory Crawford added 22 to help Illinois upset No. 9 Kentucky 77-71 on Thursday night at the Paradise Jam.

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Fats cells used in Louisville hand transplant

Posted: 11/27/2014 - The medical team in Louisville that performed the nation's first hand transplant 15 years ago is turning to an experimental therapy that uses a patient's own fat to stave off rejection.

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Louisville Airport bans pickups by Uber, Lyft

Posted: 11/27/2014 - Uber and Lyft drivers who work for the ride-sharing mobile apps have been banned from picking up passengers at Louisville International Airport.

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Brave souls wait out line at Best Buy

Updated: 11/27/2014 - We talked with some of the people outside waiting at Best Buy on Thanksgiving and even got a look inside a tent equipped with heaters.

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Teen hit by SUV home for Thanksgiving

Updated: 11/26/2014 - Twelve days ago Mason Wade and some friends were trying to cross Man 'O War Boulevard. He didn't make it after an SUV hit him. His parents thought he might die, but now he's well enough to leave the hospital for Thanksgiving.

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