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As Kentucky moves toward executions, appeals run out

Posted: 01/31/2013 - At least three death row inmates could be nearing execution as Kentucky moves toward a new lethal injection method, with the governor's office already having requests to set dates for two and a third man out of direct appeals in his case.

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From pets to 'recess': High school stress relief

Posted: 01/31/2013 - Stress, anxiety and panic attacks are on the rise at many U.S. high schools, due to heightened academic expectations and troubles at home made worse by the shaky economy.

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Strong earthquake rattles Southern Alaska

Posted: 01/31/2013 - The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude 6.0 quake struck about 1 a.m. Thursday and was centered in the ocean, about 200 miles south of the capital, Juneau.

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Corinth Lake to remain closed through mid February

Updated: 01/31/2013 - A northern Kentucky lake will remain closed through Feb. 16 while the state works to try to get rid of gizzard shad, a species that is making it harder for other fish to grow in the lake.

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10 things to know for Thursday

Posted: 01/31/2013 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday.

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High water causes headaches in Bell County

Posted: 01/31/2013 - The Bell County judge-executive says people had plenty of warning that this storm was coming, and fortunately there were no injuries. He says the high water is a headache, but nothing folks are not used to.

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Storms cause problems in Perry County

Updated: 01/31/2013 - High winds swept through eastern Kentucky Wednesday morning, leaving their mark on trees, buildings, and even a pontoon.

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Harlan robbery suspect claims he is innocent

Posted: 01/30/2013 - Police have arrested a third person in connection with a Pizza Hut robbery in Harlan last year. Matthew Johnson, 20, is charged with robbery. However, Johnson claims he is innocent.

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Rockslide delays drivers in Floyd County

Updated: 01/30/2013 - A rockslide delayed folks traveling just outside of Prestonsburg Wednesday morning. Officials say one lane of Kentucky 114 in Floyd County was blocked by the slide.

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Neighbors help rebuild roof destroyed by high winds

Updated: 01/30/2013 - A roof was torn off a house in Floyd County Wednesday morning due to high winds. Once they saw the damage, neighbors in the Arkansas Creek community pitched in to try and fix the problem as quickly as possible.

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