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Pulaski Family of Five Hurt When Train Hits SUV

Updated: 03/02/2009 - Police say they don't know why the truck carring John and Tabitha Morrison and three children collided with the train. The accident happened at the Stanford Street crossing in Science Hill.

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Ousted Illinois Governor To Write Book

Posted: 03/02/2009 - CHICAGO (AP) - A publicist for Rod Blagojevich says the former Illinois governor plans to write a book "exposing the dark side of politics."

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White House: AIG Help Critical, More Aid Possible

Posted: 03/02/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says the administration's latest aid to American International Group is critical as the insurer restructures. And, a spokesman isn't ruling out future help for the insurance giant.

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Federal Bid-Rigging Trial Being Moved To Covington

Posted: 03/02/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - U.S. District Judge Danny Reeves on Monday ordered a federal bid-rigging trial moved from Frankfort to Covington, citing pre-trial publicity surrounding the high-profile case.

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Train Slams Into Family's SUV

Updated: 03/02/2009 - Emergency crews rushed a Pulaski County family to the hospital Monday morning after a train slammed into their SUV at a crossing in Science Hill.

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Clinton Pledges Hamas Will Not Touch Gaza Aid

Posted: 03/02/2009 - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is pledging that the $300 million the U.S. plans to give for humanitarian aid in Gaza will not end up in Hamas' hands.

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Obama Will Sign Spending Bill Despite Earmarks

Posted: 03/02/2009 - Administration officials say President Barack Obama will sign a budget bill stuffed with money for lawmakers' pet projects, despite a campaign pledge against congressional earmarks.

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Govt Extends New Aid Package to AIG

Posted: 03/02/2009 - American International Group -- once the world's largest insurer -- says it lost $61.7 billion in the fourth quarter, the biggest quarterly loss in U.S. corporate history, amid continued financial market turmoil.

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KY Higher Education Council Mulls Tuition Cap

Posted: 03/02/2009 - If enacted, it would require the University of Louisville and University of Kentucky to increase tuition by around half the 9 percent increase from the current academic year.

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Ky. Lawmakers Want U.S. Flags Made In America

Posted: 03/02/2009 - The bill has sailed through two legislative committees and the Senate without a single "no" vote. It now heads to the House floor where Speaker Greg Stumbo is predicting unanimous support.

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Miner's Widow Raising Monument Money

Posted: 03/02/2009 - The widow of a coal miner killed in a 2005 mining accident is raising money to build a monument honoring those men by name.

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Amber Alert -- Breanna Woodside

Updated: 03/02/2009 - An Amber Alert has been issued for Breanna Woodside. She is a 2-year-old white female, standing 3'0, weighing 35 lbs., with blonde hair and hazel eyes.

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Bunning Declares Again: 'I am running'

Posted: 03/02/2009 - The two-term Republican also said he is willing to meet with Rand Paul, son of U.S. Rep. and former Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul of Texas, to discuss his race.

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Scam Alert

Posted: 02/27/2009 - Social Security Administration officials in Somerset are warning you to beware of a telephone scam.

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Steven Lambdin Remembered

Updated: 02/27/2009 - A southern Kentucky community gathers to remember a teen killed in a car accident earlier this week. 15-year-old Steven Lambdin, a Corbin High School freshman died after an accident that left another teen and a woman injured.

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Meth Production Increasing

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Police across Eastern Kentucky say it is a disturbing trend. They say they are seeing more and more production of meth. It is a problem they have tackled before and it seems to be coming back.

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