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O.J. Simpson To Serve At Least Six Years

Updated: 12/05/2008 - O.J. Simpson has apologized to the judge at his sentencing hearing and says he didn't mean to steal from anybody when he tried to retrieve memorabilia.

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Auto Bailout Could Be Tied to Government Run Overhaul

Posted: 12/05/2008 - The government would order a major restructuring of Detroit's struggling Big Three auto companies in exchange for a multibillion-dollar bailout under a plan circulating in Congress.

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Mayoral Election Lawsuit Back in Supreme Court

Posted: 12/05/2008 - A civil case that will decide who should be mayor of Tompkinsville has been referred back to the Kentucky Supreme Court for a ruling after both candidates requested a rehearing.

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Jail Employee Arrested on Theft Charges

Updated: 12/05/2008 - A Whitley County jail employee is sitting behind bars on charges that she stole from the detention center where she worked.

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Perry County Man Busted for Drug Trafficking

Updated: 12/04/2008 - Perry County leads the region when it comes to drug tips received on Operation UNITE's tip line. Officials say some of those tips paid off this week.

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Man Accused Of Murder Appeared In Court

Updated: 12/05/2008 - A man charged with murder in connection with an accident that killed his 16-year-old cousin was back in court Thursday.

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Coal & Lumber In One County Is Booming

Updated: 12/05/2008 - While many corporations are cutting back, leaders at one local company says business is booming and they need more employees to meet the demand.

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Counties Eligible For Federal Loans

Posted: 12/04/2008 - The U.S. Small Business Administration says small businesses, agricultural cooperatives and most nonprofits in Mingo and Wayne counties are eligible for federal disaster loans.

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Automakers Face Skeptical Senators On Aid Plan

Posted: 12/04/2008 - WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. automakers drew fresh skepticism from lawmakers Thursday in a rocky confrontation over their pleas for an expanded $34 billion rescue package they say they need to survive. Congressional analysts said one bailout plan under consideration would fall short of what the carmakers want.

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Christmas In Recovery - Addict Finds Hope In Volunteering

Updated: 12/05/2008 - Wednesday we introduced you to a man who knows firsthand the danger of drug overdoses during the holidays. In the second part of our series, we show you how recovering addicts at Westcare, in Pike County, are helping each other survive the Christmas season.

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Ford Workers Rally For Automaker Aid

Posted: 12/04/2008 - As the heads of the Big Three auto makers appeared before Congress to ask for financial help, Ford employees in Louisville rallied for their employer.

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Making College More Affordable

Updated: 12/05/2008 - It is becoming more difficult for some to pay for college. State lawmakers are looking at a way to tackle that problem.

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Ramon Harris Released From Hospital

Updated: 12/04/2008 - According to University of Kentucky officials forward Ramon Harris was released from the UK Chandler Hospital.

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Contractor: Don't Bring Up Donations At Trial

Posted: 12/04/2008 - A lawyer for a road contractor charged in a Kentucky bid-rigging investigation has asked a judge not to allow prosecutors to introduce political contributions as evidence at trial.

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Beshear: Ready To Work With McConnell For Kentucky

Posted: 12/04/2008 - They may be fierce political rivals, but Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear said Wednesday that he and U.S. Senate Minority Floor Leader Mitch McConnell are committed to working together for Kentucky.

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UK Foresees Hiring Freeze, Tuition Hike

Posted: 12/04/2008 - University of Kentucky administrators say the school could face a double-digit tuition increase and drain reserve funds for classroom improvements if forced to cut its budget by 4 percent.

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New Jobless Claims Drop Unexpectedly

Posted: 12/04/2008 - New claims for jobless benefits fell unexpectedly last week but the number of people continuing to claim benefits reached a 26-year high.

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Chemical Spill In Laurel County

Posted: 12/04/2008 - State officials say there is no public safety concern and there are no reports of fish kills.

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Change In Coal Mining Regulation

Posted: 12/03/2008 - The Environmental Protection Agency gives the okay to change regulations that limit the dumping of coal mining waste in rivers and streams.

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