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Starbucks to raise prices on drinks, bagged coffee

Posted: 06/20/2014 - Starbucks is hiking prices on some of its drinks by 5 to 20 cents starting next week, and customers can also soon expect to pay $1 more for the packaged coffee it sells in supermarkets.

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Sen. Rand Paul defends 'unborn' in courting evangelicals

Posted: 06/20/2014 - Among the potential Republican presidential candidates who've been looking for the support of religious conservatives today is Rand Paul -- who, in an address to the Faith and Freedom Coalition, vowed to fight against abortion for the rest of his political career.

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Inmate's mug shot goes viral

Posted: 06/20/2014 - Jeremy Meeks was busted this week on weapons charges. His mug shot has gotten more than 28,000 "likes" on Facebook.

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Kentucky's unemployment rate holds steady at 7.7 percent in May

Updated: 07/09/2014 - Kentucky's seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate remained at 7.7 percent from April 2014 to May 2014, according to the Office of Employment and Training (OET), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.

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Chinese gets death sentence for 1-child dispute

Posted: 06/19/2014 - "He slashed people at a family planning office after it refused to register his fourth child because he hadn't paid a fine for breaking family planning rules."

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Local health officials comment on mosquito-borne illness

Updated: 06/18/2014 - This week, WKYT has been tracking the latest on the Chikungunya, or Chic-V, a mosquito-borne illness that's making its way around the U.S. Lexington-Fayette County health official, Kevin Hall, has been on the lookout for it in the Bluegrass. There are no confirmed cases here yet.

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