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MSHA Preps New Safety Training

Posted: 10/16/2008 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The federal government says it's developing new training materials aimed at reducing the most common causes of fatal accidents at nearly 15,000 U.S. mines.

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Kentucky Early Voting Possibility

Updated: 10/16/2008 - Some are citing voter fraud as a reason to limit voting in Kentucky to one day only, on Election Day.

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Help for Small Businesses

Updated: 10/16/2008 - The economy may be shaky, but officials with one organization say people are still interested in starting up their own businesses right here in eastern Kentucky.

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Oil Down On Big Jumps In US Crude, Gas Supplies

Posted: 10/16/2008 - Oil prices have tumbled below $70 a barrel after the government reported bigger-than-expected jumps in U.S. crude and gasoline inventories. Investors took the news as more evidence that an economic slowdown is curbing demand for energy.

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Social Security Announces 5.8 Percent Benefit Increase for 2009

Posted: 10/16/2008 - Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits for more than 55 million Americans will increase 5.8 percent in 2009, the Social Security Administration announced Thursday. The 5.8 percent increase is the largest since 1982.

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Family Argument Turns Deadly

Updated: 10/16/2008 - A family argument turned violent Wednesday night, now a man is charged with killing his uncle.

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Expo Held For Coal Companies

Updated: 10/16/2008 - Carroll Engineering held an expo to help coal companies get up to date with equipment approved by the Mine Safety and Health Administration.

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Debate Fact Check

Posted: 10/15/2008 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Facts went astray on tax cuts, negative campaign advertising and oil imports when Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain engaged Wednesday in their third and final presidential debate.

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Couple Indicted In Murder Case

Posted: 10/15/2008 - A grand jury indicts a Whitley County couple accused of helping their sons in a murder case.

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Struggling Economy Hits Local College

Updated: 10/15/2008 - The bad economy hits an Eastern Kentucky college leaving about 40 people with out a job. Pikeville College officials say budget problems forced them to make the cuts.

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Police Searching For Shooting Suspect

Posted: 10/15/2008 - They believe the Floyd County man pulled the trigger in a weekend shooting on Clearwater Road in the Wayland community.

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