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Judge denies Apple request to ban Samsung phones

Posted: 12/18/2012 - A federal judge has denied a legal request by Apple Inc. to ban U.S. sales of Samsung smartphone models that a jury in August said illegally used Apple technology.

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Governor Beshear's tax commission issues report

Posted: 12/18/2012 - A panel appointed by Gov. Steve Beshear to look at changes to Kentucky's tax system has proposed lowering individual and corporate tax rates, raising the cigarette tax and expanding the state sales tax to certain services.

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10 Things to know for Tuesday

Posted: 12/18/2012 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Tuesday.

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Kentucky gun sales spiking after Connecticut massacre

Posted: 12/18/2012 - In the wake of the Connecticut school shooting, some lawmakers across the country, and here in Kentucky, say it's time to look at gun control. Gun store owners across Central Kentucky say that has buyers rushing to their shops.

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Murder trial is put on hold again

Posted: 12/17/2012 - The trial of a Knott County man accused of murdering a Perry County doctor has been put on hold again.

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Educators and police discuss school safety

Updated: 12/17/2012 - In light of the Newtown, Connecticut school massacre, local school officials are evaluating safety plans and emergency procedures.

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Murder suspect talks from jail

Updated: 12/18/2012 - James Maggard and Stephanie Fleming have been charged in the murder of Drad Fleming of Letcher County, and Monday, Maggard told side of the story.

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Singing flash mob in Harlan County

Updated: 12/17/2012 - Some Wal-mart shoppers in Harlan got a Christmas surprise Monday! A flash mob broke out into singing at one o'clock in the afternoon!

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Officials warning of identity theft

Updated: 12/17/2012 - They say it is a growing problem affecting people not only in Eastern Kentucky but across the nation. People are falling victim to identity theft, and officials say there are many ways people can get scammed.

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Sen. Smith: coal severance deficit threatens coal counties

Posted: 12/17/2012 - With coal revenues still low in the Commonwealth, state lawmakers are predicting a major deficit in coal severance dollars. A meeting was held today in Hazard to discuss options for coal-producing counties.

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Meth suspect surrenders

Posted: 12/17/2012 - The search is over for a man wanted for allegedly making meth.

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Sen. Daniel Inouye of Hawaii dead at 88

Posted: 12/17/2012 - The office of Sen. Daniel Inouye (ih-NOH'-way) says the Medal of Honor recipient and 50-year veteran of the Senate has died of respiratory complications at a Washington-area hospital.

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W.Va.'s Manchin: Time to rethink gun legislation

Posted: 12/17/2012 - Sen. Joe Manchin, a lifelong member of the National Rifle Association, says it's time to discuss gun policy and move toward action on gun regulation following the school shooting in Connecticut that killed 20 children.

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Laid off miners enroll for H.O.M.E. program in Pikeville

Updated: 12/17/2012 - The Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program hosted another open enrollment event in Pikeville on Monday as part of the 'Hiring Our Miners Everyday' initiative. Laid off coal miners who came to the event went through an orientation program and were then paired with an expert career advisor.

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