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Massey Agrees To $30M Settlement In Pollution Complaint

Updated: 01/17/2008 - Massey Energy has agreed to a 30 million-dollar settlement with the government over allegations that it routinely polluted hundreds of streams and waterways in West Virginia and Kentucky

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FDA: Cold Medicine Too Risky For Tots

Updated: 01/17/2008 - Parents should not give sniffling babies and toddlers over-the-counter cough and cold medicines - they're too risky for tots so small, the U.S. government will declare Thursday.

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Knox County Jail Open For Business

Updated: 01/17/2008 - It closed in 2003 during allegations of corruption, inmate escapes, and poor plumbing and electrical systems. Now the Knox County Jail is open again and taking inmates.

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CPSC Announces Recall

Posted: 01/16/2008 - Photo frames are being recalled by the Gift Wrap Company due to violation of lead paint standards.

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House In Ruins Following Fire

Posted: 01/16/2008 - Firefighters responded to the fire in the Big Branch area of Knott County just after eleven Wednesday morning.

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Governor Beshear Endorses Scott Alexander For Vacant Senate Seat

Updated: 01/16/2008 - Governor Steve Beshear made several stops in Eastern Kentucky Wednesday and gave a big endorsement to Democratic Candidate Scott Alexander in the race to fill the Senate seat vacated by Lieutenant Governor Daniel Mongiardo.

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Democrats Pass Mine Safety Bill Despite Threatened Veto

Posted: 01/16/2008 - Defying White House veto threats, the Democratic-controlled House on Wednesday passed sweeping mine safety legislation aimed at preventing future underground disasters like the one that took nine lives last year at Crandall Canyon mine in Utah.

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Governor Calls On Congress To Restore Drug Funds

Posted: 01/16/2008 - Governor Steve Beshear is calling on Congress to restore funding for criminal justice programs because the money is important for fighting illegal drugs in Kentucky.

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