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Several mines cited

Posted: 07/14/2009 - Several eastern Kentucky mines were recently cited for failing to submit an emergency plan to federal mining officials.

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Officials search for stabbing suspect

Posted: 07/14/2009 - Officials in Tennessee are investigating a stabbing involving an Alabama woman who was picked up by a man in London, Kentucky.

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Man will spend time behind bars

Posted: 07/14/2009 - A Laurel County man will spend more than one year behind bars for spanking his girlfriend's four year child hard enough to leave bruises.

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Mine safety competition

Updated: 07/14/2009 - For many miners, it's a chance to take part in some friendly competition, while also sharpening their safety skills.

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Sotomayor denies bias in 'wise Latina' remark

Posted: 07/14/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor firmly denied racial bias Tuesday at her Senate confirmation hearing and said an oft-criticized remark about her Hispanic heritage affecting judicial decisions was a rhetorical device gone awry.

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2nd widow settles suit over husband's VA death

Posted: 07/14/2009 - EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) - The second of two Kentucky widows who sued the U.S. government after their husbands died in 2007 of allegedly substandard care at a southern Illinois Veterans Affairs hospital has settled her case.

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Alcohol, hotel taxes likely to increase in Corbin, many disapprove

Updated: 07/14/2009 - Corbin officials are one step closer to raising some taxes. At July's Corbin City Council meeting, council passed the first reading of an ordinance to increase the alcohol tax and the hotel tax, but not everyone sees the benefits.

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Bell County dentists could face legal action

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Several dentists in Bell County could be facing disciplinary and legal action after being accused of hiring a woman posing as a licensed dental hygienist.

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Prepared for H1N1

Updated: 10/06/2009 - Even though the flu season is a few months away, health officials are gearing up for what could be a rough one.

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New engineering program for Southeast

Posted: 07/13/2009 - An Eastern Kentucky college will now offer some sought after specialties, right here in the mountains. Officials with Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College are adding a new degree and a new diploma to their lineup, starting this fall. It is all centered around math and its importance.

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Two churches burglarized

Updated: 07/13/2009 - Police are trying to find those responsible for burglaries at two Knox County churches.

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Judge weighs recusal from high-profile case

Posted: 07/13/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - U.S. District Judge Karl S. Forester has given attorneys one day to ask for his recusal from a high-profile case involving allegations of bid-rigging in state highway construction contracts.

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Magistrate is out of jail

Updated: 07/13/2009 - An Eastern Kentucky magistrate charged in a vote buying scandal is out of jail.

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Daryl Hannah to appear in court

Posted: 07/13/2009 - Hannah pleaded not guilty for obstructing and impeding traffic last month during a demonstration in front of a Massey Energy mine in Raleigh County.

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Trooper pleads guilty to DUI

Posted: 07/13/2009 - A Kentucky State Police Trooper pleads guilty to a DUI stemming from a crash in Rowan County.

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