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Magnitude-8.2 quake strikes northern Chile

Updated: 04/01/2014 - A powerful earthquake has struck in the Pacific off Chile's northern region, and authorities have ordered an evacuation of coastal areas in case of a tsunami.

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Man jumped into river to escape police

Posted: 04/01/2014 - State police say a trooper was making a traffic stop for a speeding violation on a car on US-25E in Four Mile when the man got out of the car, ran off and jumped in the river.

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A look at what passed in Kentucky and what did not

Posted: 04/01/2014 - While some of the governor's goals, such as smoking legislation and gaming changes did not pass, others, such as a goal of banning electronic cigarettes for minors, did pass.

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Wisconsin, Kentucky governors bet over game

Posted: 04/01/2014 - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is offering up an array of Wisconsin beer, bratwursts, and cheese. Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear is betting a fully stocked Kentucky bourbon bar that the Wildcats will best the Badgers.

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Manchin tells company to remove him from UBB film

Updated: 04/01/2014 - Manchin also told Virginia Beach, Va.-based Adriot Films in a letter sent Tuesday to remove the documentary about the Upper Big Branch mine explosion from all websites. Manchin calls the film an attempt to vindicate its creator.

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New avenue possible to fund public projects

Posted: 04/01/2014 - HB407 would expand state and local governments' ability to form public-private partnerships for major projects, including state park administration and road construction.

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Kentucky legislature finishing work for 2014

Posted: 04/01/2014 - The Kentucky General Assembly has banned electronic cigarette sales to minors, allowed minors under 14 to referee youth soccer games and approved the state's first use of a medicinal marijuana product as the session winds down.

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