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Democrats using new power to tilt appeals court

Posted: 12/10/2013 - Senate Democrats are demonstrating their new ability to thwart Republican filibusters with a vote that would make judges appointed by Democratic presidents a majority on the nation's second most powerful court.

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Consultant hired to find new KCTCS president

Posted: 12/09/2013 - Regents appointed a committee on Friday to select the consultant who will search out potential replacements for current President Michael B. McCall.

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Knox County murder trial postponed

Updated: 12/09/2013 - The trial of Angela and Jesse Jaynes was originally scheduled to begin on Tuesday, but officials say it was continued.

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Ralston of '127 Hours' fame arrested In Denver

Posted: 12/09/2013 - Aron Ralston was booked yesterday on charges including assault. Ralston was hiking in 2003 when he became trapped and cut off his arm to free himself.

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Report: NSA spying on virtual worlds, online games

Posted: 12/09/2013 - Stories carried Monday in The New York Times, the Guardian, and ProPublica suggested that U.S. and U.K. spies have spent years hunting the fictitious worlds of Second Life and World of Warcraft looking for terrorists or informants.

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Lawmaker urging tougher law for heroin dealing

Posted: 12/09/2013 - Sen. John Schickel's proposed bill would impose harsher sentences for heroin trafficking. It would also charge any person caught selling heroin of any amount with first-degree trafficking.

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Big storm dumps snow on East Coast

Posted: 12/09/2013 - Officials with online air traffic site say more than 1,000 flights are already canceled for Monday following days of icy, snowy weather from Texas to the East Coast.

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Report monitors human trafficking problem in Ky.

Updated: 12/09/2013 - A state agency says child protection officials in Kentucky investigated 20 allegations of human trafficking involving 25 children from late June through mid-October.

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