A new Tornado Watch has been issued for all of Eastern Kentucky until 2:00 a.m. Strong thunderstorms are developing across northern Kentucky and near the Ohio River and will push south into eastern Kentucky over the next several hours. A few of these may be severe. Stay with WYMT for the latest on the changing weather conditions.
WASHINGTON (AP) -Federal meat inspectors would be spared furloughs, but more than 100 smaller air traffic facilities throughout the country could still be closed.
The Senate has approved legislation that would take the edge off the across-the-board spending cuts that took effect March 1 and avoid a government shutdown just a week away.
The House could approve the measure as early as today.