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What Are Short Sales?

Posted: 09/04/2008 - Real estate auctions are becoming a popular way for foreclosures and other houses to change hands, especially in areas of the country hardest hit by the real estate crisis.

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Senator McConnell Touts McCain's Military Past

Posted: 09/04/2008 - Kentucky Sen. Mitch McConnell played up John McCain's military past and touted his credentials for the presidency, telling the Republican National Convention on Wednesday that McCain would take the same character to the White House that he showed as a prisoner of war in Vietnam.

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Palin Casts Herself As Washington Outsider

Posted: 09/03/2008 - Greeted by thunderous applause, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin presented herself to the Republican National Convention on Wednesday, and millions of Americans watching from home, as a small-town outsider ready to join John McCain's ticket in waging "a tough fight in this election against confident opponents at a crucial hour for our country."

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Burning Bans In Place

Posted: 09/03/2008 - The fall forest fire season is still a few weeks away, but the hot-dry weather has some forestry officials concerned about potential flare ups.

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Coal Producers Upset with MSHA Fines

Updated: 09/03/2008 - Mine citations are up more than 100 percent this year. Officials with the Mine Safety and Health Administration say they have fined mining operators nearly 100 million dollars since the start of the 2008 fiscal year. Those in the mining industry say some of those fines are not needed.

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Are Modern Necessities Necessary?

Posted: 09/03/2008 - Looking for simple ways to save money? Cut out these six unnecessary necessities from your life and save hundreds each year.

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Federal Grand Jury Indicts 3 In Bid-Rigging Case

Posted: 09/03/2008 - A federal grand jury has indicted former Transportation Secretary Bill Nighbert and contractor Leonard Lawson after a yearlong FBI investigation into alleged bid-rigging on highway construction projects.

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West Virginia Group Honored For Wind Power Proposal

Posted: 09/03/2008 - A proposal to tap a southern West Virginia mountain for its wind rather than its coal has been recognized by a national group that encourages sustainable business practices.

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UK Students Arrested For Rioting

Posted: 09/03/2008 - UK's student newspaper, The Kentucky Kernel, reports two UK students and the paper's photo adviser were arrested during a riot at the RNC.

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