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Civil War TV series features UK professor

Posted: 03/26/2014 - A University of Kentucky professor is featured in a new five-part public television documentary premiering next month in Kentucky.

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19-year-old Navy RB McKamey dies in coma

Posted: 03/25/2014 - Navy football player Will McKamey, who has been hospitalized since collapsing at practice three days ago, has died while in a coma. He was 19.

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Richie Farmer reports to federal prison

Posted: 03/25/2014 - Former Agriculture Commissioner and state basketball icon Richie Farmer on Tuesday reported to prison in West Virginia.

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Long winter affecting local farmers

Posted: 03/25/2014 - The winter weather is also causing problems for local farmers. The extended cold weather drives up costs and affects planting.

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Senate sets up gas tax showdown

Posted: 03/25/2014 - The decision forces a showdown with the Democratic-controlled House over how to pay for roads.

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Corps OKs increased water level at Lake Cumberland

Posted: 03/25/2014 - Dam repairs have kept the water lowered the last few years, and it was due to rise to normal levels this year, but the discovery of an endangered fish in Lake Cumberland headwaters prompted a delay.

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House moves to block Obama coal rule

Posted: 03/25/2014 - Republicans say the new rule is part of what they call President Barack Obama's "war on coal" and would cost more than 7,000 jobs while slashing production.

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Sen. McConnell ad mistakes Duke for Kentucky


Posted: 03/25/2014 - The campaign was scrambling Tuesday morning to remove an online video that features a split-second clip of Duke basketball players celebrating a national championship.

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Former E. Ky. deputy facing charges

Posted: 03/25/2014 - Kentucky State Police say a former eastern Kentucky sheriff's deputy is facing charges involving drugs, sex and misconduct.

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Senate passes its version of Ky. budget

Posted: 03/25/2014 - The Kentucky Senate has passed its version of a $20 billion, two-year state budget that differs from the House's plan on some key points.

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Property owners brace for flood insurance hikes

Posted: 03/25/2014 - In response to outcry from taxpayers, Congress has changed its plans for how it will try to make up the deficit, but people required by law to purchase flood insurance say they are not happy about their premiums going up.

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House, Senate far apart on school snow days bill

Posted: 03/25/2014 - State lawmakers have failed to agree on a bill that would relax the state's school attendance laws because of the unusual number of snowstorms this winter.

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Six arrested on drug charges in Knox County

Posted: 03/24/2014 - Six people accused of dealing drugs in Knox County are now in jail. Sheriff's deputies arrested them during a round-up on Monday morning.

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