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Ky. city considers rescinding pit bull ban

Posted: 06/04/2014 - Officials in a northern Kentucky city that banned pit bulls nearly 30 years ago are looking at the possibility of allowing the dogs again.

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Appeals court set to hear pain pill clinic case

Posted: 06/03/2014 - A federal appeals court is set to hear the appeal of a Louisiana businessman serving 15 years in federal prison for distributing oxycodone and methadone in eastern Kentucky illegally through pain clinic patients.

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Coalfield residents worry about new regulations

Posted: 06/02/2014 - News of stricter federal emissions standards on coal-fired power plants is being met with groans in eastern Kentucky, where locals are worried about keeping their coal industry jobs.

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Former school superintendent indicted

Posted: 05/28/2014 - A grand jury has indicted the former superintendent of a northeastern Kentucky school district following a state audit that questioned spending.

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Hospital reaches $40 million settlement with feds

Updated: 05/29/2014 - A hospital in northeastern Kentucky has reached a $40.9 million settlement with the federal government over claims that it made millions of dollars by falsely billing federal health care programs.

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Feds release hemp seeds to Kentucky officials

Updated: 05/23/2014 - A nearly 300-pound shipment of hemp seeds detained by federal officials for two weeks has been delivered to Kentucky's Agriculture Department.

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Ky. Democrat Grimes calls for Shinseki to resign

Posted: 05/22/2014 - The Democratic candidate in Kentucky's Senate race is calling on Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki to resign following reports of problems at health care facilities nationwide.

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Ky. ag officials upbeat about gaining hemp seeds

Posted: 05/21/2014 - Kentucky Agriculture Department attorneys and the federal government have met with a judge to try to resolve a standoff over hemp seeds from Italy that customs officials have detained.

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McConnell, Grimes set sights on November

Updated: 05/21/2014 - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has defeated millionaire businessman Matt Bevin in an expensive and bruising primary election in Kentucky. He'll face Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes in the fall as he pursues his sixth term.

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Stepp wins 5th District Democratic primary

Posted: 05/20/2014 - Democrat Kenneth Stepp has won the primary election in Kentucky's 5th Congressional District and will face longtime Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers in the fall election.

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