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Mother marks 15th anniversary of son's death in hot car

Updated: 07/14/2014 - It's been 15 years since an 11-month-old boy died in a hot car in Lexington. His mother says, even though all those years have passed, it sometimes feels like it just happened yesterday.

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Harrodsburg man petitions to move train tracks

Updated: 07/14/2014 - Harrodsburg resident Robert Burdine currently has 1000 signatures demanding the Norfolk Southern train be rerouted around the town. "It's been going on for years, but I think this is the first citizen's petition," Burdine said.

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Ky. nurse practitioners to start prescribing more medications

Updated: 07/14/2014 - A new law that goes into effect Tuesday will give nurse practitioners more authority to prescribe certain medications. Supporters say it will help the state's primary care doctors deal with the influx of new patients.

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Court set to hear appeal of inmate

Posted: 07/14/2014 - A federal appeals court is set to take up the case of a man convicted of killing a fellow inmate at a prison in eastern Kentucky.

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Army: Soldier grandfathered in under tattoo policy

Posted: 07/14/2014 - The U.S. Army says a Kentucky National Guard soldier with aspirations of joining a special operations unit is grandfathered in under new regulations concerning soldiers with tattoos and asked a federal judge to dismiss his lawsuit.

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State to license counselors who are also pastors

Posted: 07/14/2014 - Kentucky is set to become the sixth state to license pastoral counselors to help people with issues such as marital difficulties, addictions and depression.

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Environment education is focus of public sessions

Updated: 07/14/2014 - The Kentucky Environmental Education Council is holding a public meeting later this month to get input on Kentucky's five-year environmental education master plan.

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Judge: DNA testing request moot in 1991 slaying

Updated: 07/14/2014 - DNA evidence requested by a man convicted in a 1991 murder case has been deemed moot after a judge and defense attorneys determined it doesn't exist anymore.

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Lightning strikes two homes in Lexington

Updated: 07/14/2014 - Lightning damaged two Lexington homes overnight. At one of the homes, the lightning traveled inside after hitting an invisible dog fence.

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Man shot while driving in Lexington

Updated: 07/14/2014 - A Lexington man is recovering after being shot Sunday evening. Police tell us the shooting happened when a man was driving at the intersection of Newtown Pike and Loudon Avenue.

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