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Dawahare Considers Senate Race

Posted: 03/02/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A familiar name in Kentucky retailing could end up on the election ballot next year.

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Lt. Governor Mongiardo Hires Blagojevich Consultant

Posted: 03/02/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Democratic Lt. Gov. Daniel Mongiardo has hired former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's political consultant to handle polling in his U.S. Senate race.

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Flu Cases Increasing In Kentucky

Updated: 03/02/2009 - Health officials say flu cases are increasing across Kentucky. At least 75 cases are confirmed statewide, putting Kentucky in the CDC's second-highest category for flu activity.

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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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