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Special Session May Be Ahead For Legislature

Posted: 03/27/2009 - The Kentucky General Assembly isn't scheduled to return to business until January, but a number of issues could draw lawmakers back to the Capitol for a special session later this year.

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Electronic Medical Records

Updated: 03/27/2009 - The federal government plans to spend billions to help health care providers make the switch from paper to electronic patient records.

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Couple Enters Guilty Pleas For Theft Charges

Posted: 03/27/2009 - The Office of the Attorney General today announced that Sabrina Cupp, the former City Clerk in Loyall in Harlan County, and her husband, Anthony Cupp, have entered guilty pleas in Harlan Circuit Court to theft charges for stealing more than $21,000 from the city of Loyall.

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Escaped Inmates Found In Nebraska

Updated: 03/27/2009 - A multistate hunt for three escaped inmates accused of attacking three men while on the run in Kentucky and stealing a dozen guns, cash and a truck has ended.

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Students Spend Spring Break In Kentucky

Posted: 03/26/2009 - A group of Air Force cadets out of Colorado are spending their spring break in Bell County, doing several service projects.

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Judge Ordered To Stay In Jail Until Trial

Posted: 03/26/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A longtime southeastern Kentucky judge has been ordered to stay in jail until his federal trial on charges in an alleged election-rigging scheme.

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Former County Official Pleads To Child Sex Charges

Posted: 03/26/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A former county official in eastern Kentucky has pleaded guilty to a federal charge that he used a computer to attempt to entice a minor to engage in sexual activity.

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Free Adoptions Save Pets

Updated: 03/26/2009 - Officials at the Perry County Animal Shelter have their hands full with the number of unwanted pets coming through the door.

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Gillispie: 'No Idea' What His Job Future Holds

Updated: 03/27/2009 - University of Kentucky Coach Billy Gillispie says he has “no idea” what the future holds for him. “I think we have to learn patience a little bit,” Gillispie told WKYT during the taping of his final weekly television show of the season on Thursday morning.

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More Than 20 Students Visit Hospital After Bus Crash

Updated: 03/26/2009 - Officials say more than 60 students were on the bus headed to Feds Creek Elementary and East Ridge High School when police say it slid off the road and into a ditch on route 1499.

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Total Jobless Benefit Claims Top 5.5 Million

Posted: 03/26/2009 - The government says initial jobless benefit claims rose slightly last week while the number of people continuing to claim benefits set a record for the ninth straight week.

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Kick Butts Day

Updated: 02/05/2010 - It's called Kick Butts Day, dozens of Floyd County restaurants teamed up with the county health department Wednesday asking people not to smoke for one day.

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Notre Dame Beats Kentucky In NIT

Posted: 03/25/2009 - SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Luke Harangody had 30 points and 11 rebounds and Notre Dame hit 12 3-pointers to end a 10-game losing streak to Kentucky, beating the Wildcats 77-67 Wednesday night to advance to the National Invitation Tournament semifinals.

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