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Military Chief Says Fight Will Go On

Posted: 01/13/2009 - Israel's military chief says his troops have inflicted damage on Hamas in the Gaza Strip but will continue fighting to achieve more.

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Flurry of Activity on Bailout

Updated: 04/09/2009 - Today, Obama's meeting with Senate Democrats and top aides are getting ready for a meeting with Senate Republicans. They're huddling ahead of a possible vote Thursday on whether to release the second half of the $700 billion financial bailout fund.

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Bernanke: Obama Stimulus Would Lift Economy

Posted: 01/13/2009 - Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said Tuesday the stimulus package being crafted by President-elect Barack Obama and Congress could provide a "significant boost" to the sinking economy. But he warned that such a recovery won't last unless other steps are taken to stabilize the shaky financial system.

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Lawmaker Proposes Tuition Freeze

Updated: 01/13/2009 - One eastern Kentucky lawmaker wants to stop college tuition from going up for at least the next couple of years.

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Perry County Elementary School Burglarized

Updated: 01/13/2009 - Police are investigating a burglary at a Perry County elementary school. School officials say the damage to the building is much more costly than the items that were stolen.

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Former Teacher's Trial Is Underway

Posted: 01/12/2009 - Former East Ridge High School English teacher Lincoln Bentley is accused of asking a student to show him her breasts in exchange for a better grade.

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Rite Aid Pays $5 Million In Fines After Meth Probe

Posted: 01/12/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Pharmacy chain Rite Aid Corp. and subsidiaries in eight states will pay $5 million in penalties for violating rules designed to control key ingredients for methamphetamines.

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Fallen Marine Laid To Rest

Updated: 01/12/2009 - A Letcher County family lays a marine to rest, just more than one week after his death while serving in Kuwait.

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Grandmother Charged For Firing Gunshot

Posted: 01/12/2009 - A Pulaski County grandmother says she was trying to defend her daughter's honor, but now the woman is in trouble with the law over an alleged shooting.

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Obama Team Spells Out Need for Bailout Money

Updated: 04/09/2009 - The White House says President-elect Barack Obama asked President George W. Bush to request the remaining $350 billion of federal financial rescue money.

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Obama Preparing Order to Close Gitmo

Updated: 04/09/2009 - Advisers to President-elect Barack Obama say one of his first duties in office will be to order the closing of the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay.

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Kentucky Union Official to be Guest of Obama

Updated: 04/09/2009 - A union official from Ford's Kentucky Truck plant will ride on a train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C. as the guest of President-elect Barack Obama.

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