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US soldier being sentenced in espionage case

Posted: 04/15/2013 - A sentencing hearing for a soldier who pleaded guilty to attempted espionage and other charges has begun at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska.

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'Nothing surprises me anymore,' says runner from Ky.

Updated: 04/15/2013 - Fifty Kentuckians were among those participating in Monday's Boston Marathon which was was rocked by two explosions. "Nothing surprises me any more after being in Afghanistan," said Varinka Ensminger, who has been a Lexington Police officer since 2005.

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Japan wants tsunami boat back from N. California

Posted: 04/15/2013 - A small boat that washed up in Northern California after the massive 2011 tsunami that hit Japan has been claimed by a city that was devastated in the disaster.

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Court: Can human genes be patented?

Updated: 04/15/2013 - The Supreme Court seems worried about the idea of companies getting patents for genes found inside the human body.

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Newtown parents back study for clues to violence

Posted: 04/15/2013 - The parents of a 6-year-old girl killed in the Newtown school shooting are seeking scientific answers about what could lead a person to commit such violence.

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Ohio nursing home on federal watch list

Posted: 04/15/2013 - A suburban Cincinnati nursing home is on a federal watch list, following inspections that found problems including sexual abuse of a female patient with dementia.

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Abbott Laboratories recalls blood glucose meters

Updated: 04/15/2013 - Abbott Laboratories is recalling its FreeStyle InsuLinx Blood Glucose Meters after finding that they display and store incorrect test results for dangerously high blood sugar levels.

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Dish Network offering to buy Sprint in $25.5B deal

Updated: 04/15/2013 - Dish Network is offering to buy Sprint Nextel Corp. in a cash-and-stock deal it values at $25.5 billion, saying its bid is superior to that of Japanese phone company SoftBank.

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North Korea celebrates founder's birthday

Updated: 04/15/2013 - Residents in Pyongyang are spilling into the streets today to celebrate a major national holiday - the birthday of their first leader Kim Il Sung.

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Court: Can human genes be patented?

Updated: 04/15/2013 - DNA may be the building block of life, but can something taken from it also be the building block of a multimillion-dollar medical monopoly?

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State outlines outdoor burning laws

Updated: 04/15/2013 - The Kentucky Division for Air Quality is reminding state residents who are starting spring cleanup projects that there are restrictions to outdoor burning.

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Simulation shows participants poverty realities

Updated: 04/15/2013 - The scenario begins with only $10 on hand. The participant has no job, no transportation and must feed the children, pay the rent and make the utility payment. What comes first?

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