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High school testing system still has glitches

Posted: 11/08/2013 - Kentucky education officials say the vendor that administers online high school end-of-course tests hasn't corrected issues, meaning students will have to use paper and pencil or take the tests at times that won't crash the system.

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President Obama says he's sorry to Americans losing insurance

Updated: 11/08/2013 - Obama is apologizing to Americans who have found themselves in that situation based on assurances they got from him. He tells NBC News that the administration will do everything it can to help people who are in a difficult situation because of the cancellations.

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Insurance Department seeks to manage school funds

Posted: 11/07/2013 - The Public Protection Cabinet said the Insurance Department's lawyers filed petitions Thursday in Franklin County Circuit Court seeking to have the funds placed in rehabilitation due to serious financial problems. The cabinet said in a news release that the plan would save at least $21 million over earlier proposals.

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Morehead State University ROTC program to remain open

Posted: 11/07/2013 - The Army reversed a previous decision to end the Morehead State University's ROTC program in the next couple years, allowing cadets and officials at the school to continue to serve the community and country.

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Transylvania University biggest fan's legacy lives on

Posted: 11/08/2013 - Transylvania Basketball coach Brian Lane made a video call to Transy alum Max Gjerde, who was dying of cancer just before their game against Kentucky. The call was supposed to lift the patient's spirits, but it actually inspired the coach and Max's friends to raise money for charity.

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FDA to ban artery-clogging trans fats

Posted: 11/07/2013 - The FDA is announcing Thursday that it will require the food industry to gradually phase out trans fats, saying they are a threat to people's health.

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Two plead guilty in Logan County arson case

Posted: 11/07/2013 - Wednesday, James Gregory Glick, 44, Logan, and Guy R. Miller, 39, pleaded guilty to arson and conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud in federal court.

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Utilities urge customers to aid heating assistance

Posted: 11/07/2013 - Through the end of next March, Louisville Gas and Electric Co. and Kentucky Utilities Co. will match $2 for every $1 donated by residential customers to the utilities' heating assistance programs.

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