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House, Senate Poised to Adopt Pared-Back Budget

Posted: 04/02/2009 - Democrats in the House and Senate are on track to give President Barack Obama a key victory by adopting slightly pared-back versions of his $3.6 trillion budget.

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New Jobless Claims Jump Unexpectedly to 669K

Posted: 04/02/2009 - The number of people filing new jobless claims rose unexpectedly last week, while those continuing to receive benefits hit a record for 10th straight week.

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What Is Twitter?

Updated: 04/02/2009 - First it was instant messaging, then came MySpace and Facebook. Now there's an even faster way to communicate with people you know.

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Drugs Lead to Burglaries in Mayking

Updated: 04/02/2009 - Police in Letcher County say several burglaries in one community over the last two months all point in the same direction; drugs. Some think the problem will only get worse.

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FDA Cracks Down On Unapproved Narcotic Painkillers

Posted: 04/01/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The government ordered 14 unapproved narcotic painkillers off the market Tuesday, prescription versions of potent morphine, hydromorphone and oxycodone.

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Eastern Kentucky Fans On Coach Cal

Updated: 04/01/2009 - John Calipari is no stranger to coal country. He told reporters Wednesday that his grandfather died of black lung and that his mother's family comes from West Virginia. Calipari seems to have won over fans here in Eastern Kentucky both for his personal background, and his track record of success.

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Career Fair Gives Hope To Job Seekers

Updated: 04/01/2009 - The unemployment rate in parts of Eastern Kentucky is increasing as more businesses shut down, but a career fair is giving some job seekers hope.

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Circus Comes To Corbin

Posted: 04/01/2009 - We caught some elephants doing some exercising in the parking lot of The Arena in Corbin Wednesday, as workers inside prepared the stage for the show.

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Hospital Is Fully Operational Again

Posted: 04/01/2009 - A Perry County hospital is fully operational again after having to divert patients to other facilities for several hours.

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Kroger Recalls Mayo Sold In Kentucky

Posted: 04/01/2009 - The Kroger supermarket chain says it's recalling some store brand mayonnaise sold in three states because it may be contaminated with salmonella.

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Coach Cal's Contract

Updated: 12/06/2011 - Coach John Calipari is officially a Kentucky Wildcat and is now officially the highest paid coach in college basketball.

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It's Official: Coach Calipari Era Begins

Updated: 04/01/2009 - John Calipari says he is "humbled and excited" to lead such a "storied program" during his first press conference as Kentucky's basketball coach.

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Water System Will Receive Upgrade

Posted: 03/31/2009 - Nearly five million dollars in state and federal funding will upgrade Hazard's municipal water distribution system.

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FBI: Witnesses Receive Threatening Photo

Posted: 03/31/2009 - The FBI says an acquaintance of Clay County public officials charged with corruption sent witnesses in the case a threatening photo of himself holding a pistol.

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New Member Added To Police Department

Posted: 03/31/2009 - Police say they need every tool they can get in their efforts to fight drugs, but for one local police department, it has been a while since they've had help from a k-9.

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John Calipari is UK's Next Head Coach

Updated: 04/01/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - John Calipari has accepted an offer to leave Memphis to coach the tradition-rich Kentucky basketball program, according to reports.

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