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Suboxone stirs up controversy in Kentucky

Updated: 05/05/2014 - The Director of Operation UNITE, a group that fights drug abuse in Kentucky, says prescriptions for Suboxone have increased more than 100% in the past two years.

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Acrobats injured in fall as circus stunt goes awry

Posted: 05/05/2014 - Authorities are trying to determine what caused a support frame to collapse during an aerial hair-hanging stunt during a circus performance, sending eight acrobats crashing to the ground.

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Tressel auditions to lead Youngstown State

Posted: 05/05/2014 - Former Ohio State University football coach Jim Tressel kicks off campus visits by the three finalists for the president's job at Youngstown State University.

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Baby safety gates aren't always safe, study finds

Posted: 05/05/2014 - Baby gates meant to protect young children aren't always as safe as parents think. A new study says nearly 2,000 U.S. kids get emergency room treatment each year from injuries resulting from falling through or climbing on these gates.

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Autopsy released for body found on Woodford Co. highway

Updated: 05/05/2014 - The Woodford County coroner has identified Timmothy Saunders, 51, as the man who was found dead on Highway 33. An autopsy report released Monday shows he was dead before being dragged.

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South Korea ferry was routinely overloaded

Posted: 05/04/2014 - The sinking of the South Korean ferry Sewol is revealing serious safety gaps in the government's monitoring of domestic passenger ships, including regular runs overloaded with cargo.

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Juvenile sex-offender registries are challenged

Posted: 05/04/2014 - Juvenile law advocates have long argued that minors should not have to register as sex offenders because they rarely reoffend. And they say the sex-offender label thwarts the juveniles' rehabilitation.

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Kentucky Lottery plans new ad campaign

Posted: 05/04/2014 - The Kentucky Lottery plans a new advertising campaign this summer that focuses on how ticket purchases support college scholarships.

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State Police investigating multiple goat deaths

Posted: 05/03/2014 - Kentucky State Police are investigating the death of six goats after they were found dead alongside a creek in Kite Saturday morning. We want to warn readers that the accompanying video contains some images that could be disturbing.

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Survivors unlikely after Colombia mine collapse

Posted: 05/03/2014 - Authorities have given up hope of finding alive 13 missing miners trapped under 20 meters of heavy debris after a gold mine collapsed in southwest Colombia.

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Crews repair gas leak at Fayette Mall

Updated: 05/03/2014 - Police and Fire crews were busy Saturday afternoon after construction crews struck a gas line at Fayette Mall.

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Trial set in 2016 for slaying at federal prison

Posted: 05/03/2014 - An inmate charged with killing a fellow prisoner at a high-security prison tucked away in the Appalachian region of eastern Kentucky will stand trial in 2016.

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Family who lost dog during Sandy finds it at pound

Posted: 05/03/2014 - A New Jersey family whose terrier-pitbull mix escaped from their backyard during Superstorm Sandy went to an animal shelter this week to adopt a new pet and came home with their old dog.

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