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Bevin no longer hedging on Senate race; he's in

Updated: 07/23/2013 - A tea party activist who has signaled that he intends to begin a campaign to take on Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell in next year's GOP primary in Kentucky has now removed all doubt.

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Ohio woman's sentence includes Christmases in jail

Posted: 07/23/2013 - A central Ohio judge has ordered a woman to spend the next five Christmases in jail as part of her sentence for issuing state ID cards and driver's licenses to immigrants who entered the country illegally.

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Logan County, WV road shut down for repairs

Posted: 07/23/2013 - The part of the road that is closed is near Lyburn and is a little less than 1 mile in length. It's the same area where a rockslide sent three people to the hospital in early July.

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Media to tour site of 19 firefighters' deaths

Posted: 07/23/2013 - Officials plan to allow media onto the site where 19 firefighters died last month while battling a wildfire in the mountains south of Prescott.

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Bath County woman found alive

Updated: 07/23/2013 - The woman search crews spent all night searching for in Bath County was found alive.

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Radio program sends messages to those incarcerated

Posted: 07/23/2013 - Every Monday night in Letcher County WMMT's Hot 88.7 takes music requests and messages from family members and friends of those who are in jail. One DJ says the calls from children are difficult to hear, but they are making an impact.

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Local woman is chosen for space tourism study

Updated: 07/23/2013 - A space vacation sounds awesome, but they are very expensive these days. But prices are expected to go down, and research is currently being done to see how people with health problems could handle the experience. One local woman was chosen for the study.

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Mammoth Cave seeks public input on future

Posted: 07/22/2013 - Park Superintendent Sarah Craighead told The Daily News the foundation document is a building block of strategic thoughts for plans.

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UK gets grant to improve heat shields for NASA.

Updated: 07/22/2013 - While he won't be spacewalking, Alexandre Martin told the Lexington Herald-Leader that the work will focus on ways to improve the spacecraft that make it to neighboring planets, such as Mars and Venus.

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Police looking for chicken problems in Evarts

Posted: 07/22/2013 - Some say they are creating a noisy and possibly illegal problem. Evarts City Council members say complaints of cockfighting are leading police to crackdown on the animals in town.

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