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Biden: Selma beatings shaped him, nation

Posted: 03/03/2013 - Vice President Joe Biden said nothing shaped his consciousness more than seeing TV footage of voting rights marchers being beaten by state troopers on Selma's Edmund Pettus Bridge in 1965.

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Trial due in meat-cleaver killing of NYC therapist

Posted: 03/03/2013 - After five years of stalls and starts, a murder case against a mental patient charged with the meat-cleaver killing of a Manhattan psychotherapist is set to go to trial.

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Expectant parents die in NYC crash; baby survives

Posted: 03/03/2013 - Police are looking for the driver and passenger of a car that slammed into another vehicle carrying a young husband and wife, killing the couple while they were en route to a New York City hospital for the birth of their first child.

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Tax bills for "rich" approach 30 year high

Updated: 07/24/2013 - With Washington gridlocked again over whether to raise their taxes, it turns out wealthy families already are paying some of their biggest federal tax bills in decades even as the rest of the population continues to pay at historically low rates.

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Dennis Rodman: NKorea leader wants Obama to call

Posted: 03/03/2013 - The first American to meet North Korea's new leader says Kim Jong Un (kim jawng oon) doesn't want war with the United States. He just wants President Barack Obama to call him.

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Memorial service marks anniversary of deadly tornado

Posted: 03/03/2013 - The town of West Liberty was nearly leveled during the tornado outbreak one year ago, and on Saturday the community came together at a memorial service to remember all that was lost.

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Service Held to Honor Laurel County Victims

Updated: 03/02/2013 - First Baptist Church of East Bernstadt held a service today to honor those lost in Laurel County during the tornado outbreak of a year ago. The service also honored those who helped and continue to help with the relief effort.

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National Weather Service updating severe weather alerts

Posted: 03/02/2013 - Officials with the National Weather Service are updating how they will warn people about the next big storm. The National Weather Service is moving to an "impact based" warning system.

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One year anniversary of Magoffin County tornado

Updated: 03/03/2013 - It is still hard for many to believe the destruction they saw in Salyersville after a tornado destroyed part of that town. People there are also still re-building. People who live there say there is still a long road to recovery.

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Martin Co. one year after 2012 tornado outbreak

Posted: 03/02/2013 - There were no lives lost in Martin County... but there were several families left with nothing but each other. Now one year later that community is showing signs of progress as many homes have been rebuilt.

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Kentucky's jobless rate much improved in 2012

Posted: 03/01/2013 - The Office of Employment and Training reported Friday that unemployment improved from 9.5 percent in 2011 to 8.2 percent in 2012. That's a 1.3 percent drop in the jobless rate, which reflects the addition of 28,800 jobs for the year.

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Highway worker celebrated as a hero

Posted: 03/02/2013 - Kentucky Highway District 12 workers gathered on Friday for a surprise celebration to honor one of their own who is being called a hero.

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