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Pa. groundhog's handler taking blame for forecast

Posted: 03/25/2013 - PITTSBURGH (AP) - An Ohio prosecutor who has light-heartedly filed charges against the famous Pennsylvania groundhog who fraudulently "predicted" an early spring says he may consider a pardon now that the animal's handler is taking the blame.

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Newtown residents upset about NRA robocalls

Posted: 03/25/2013 - NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Some residents in Newtown, Conn., say they're outraged at receiving robocalls from the National Rifle Association only three months after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.

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Kerry arrives in Afghanistan on unannounced visit

Posted: 03/25/2013 - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has flown into Afghanistan on an unannounced visit to see President Hamid Karzai amid concerns the Afghan president may be jeopardizing progress in the war against extremism with anti-American rhetoric.

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Spring snowstorm hits central states, pushes east

Posted: 03/25/2013 - A wide-ranging storm is burying thoughts of springtime weather across a number of Midwestern states under a blanket of snow and slush, leaving in its wake dashed Palm Sunday plans, dozens of canceled flights and treacherous roadways as it churns eastward.

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Civil War battlefields to get cleanup on Park Day

Posted: 03/25/2013 - Civil War battlefields stretching across Kentucky will be polished and shined next month as volunteers in 24 states help clean and restore more than 100 historic sites.

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Stabbing suspect claims self defense

Updated: 03/25/2013 - A stabbing suspect says an argument over a stolen hat led to a stabbing that happened in Perry County Saturday afternoon.

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Police chase ends in Whitley County

Updated: 03/25/2013 - A police chase that started in Tennessee ends in Whitley County when a sheriff's deputy stops the suspect on U.S. 25 with spike strips.

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Unknown soldier's grave marker restored

Updated: 03/25/2013 - A senseless act in November took a piece of history away in Pike County. On Saturday, folks gathered in between Elkhorn City and the Virginia state line, at the Unknown Soldier's Grave, to rededicate the historical marker that had been rammed by a car, knocked down, and tossed over a hillside.

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Spring snowstorm moving east

Posted: 03/24/2013 - Winter storm warnings and advisories have been issued for today and tomorrow as far east as Pennsylvania.

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Watchdog has never requested contract reviews

Posted: 03/24/2013 - Despite that, the Louisville Democrat has been paid extra for his role as co-chair of the General Assembly's Government Contract Review Committee over the past four years.

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GOP's 'no' on Medicaid becomes "Let's make a deal'

Posted: 03/24/2013 - Given the choice of whether to expand Medicaid under President Barack Obama's health care law, many Republican governors and lawmakers initially responded with an emphatic "no."

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