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VW shares take big hit after emissions scandal

Posted: 09/21/2015 - An emissions-testing scandal is having a big impact on the value of Volkswagen stock. Shares in the company fell more than 17 percent in Germany today.

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Inspecting homes, hoping to prevent fires

Updated: 09/21/2015 - State law requires home buyers to get an inspection before making purchasing. Some older homes built before these regulations are hazardous to fires. We spoke to officials at the Housing Development Alliance to learn the preventative measures they take for home safety.

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More than 3,000 rape kits go untested in Kentucky

Posted: 09/21/2015 - A new report from the state auditor says more than 3,000 rape kits across Kentucky have never been tested, with some languishing in evidence lockers for more than 40 years.

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Apple apps hit by malware attack

Posted: 09/21/2015 - Apple pulled dozens of infected apps from its iTunes store, including the popular Chinese messaging app WeChat used by millions of people.

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Muslim group condemns Carson comment, calls for repudiation

Posted: 09/21/2015 - The nation's largest Muslim advocacy group says lawmakers from across the political spectrum should repudiate Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson's comments that the Islamic faith is inconsistent with the Constitution and that he would not agree with a Muslim being elected president.

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Relief following July storms available in expanded area

Posted: 09/21/2015 - Small businesses and most private nonprofit organizations in Bell County are now eligible to apply for U.S. Small Business Administration economic injury disaster loans following storms and flooding that occurred July 11 to July 20.

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Black income levels plummet in Kentucky

Posted: 09/21/2015 - According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, African-Americans living in Kentucky saw their average yearly incomes drop by more than 11 percent in one year.

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