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Federal inmates at Ashland prison refuse meals

Posted: 07/19/2013 - The warden's executive assistant, David Brewer says the prison is operating on a status just below lockdown, with inmates confined to their cells at all times other than for meals.

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Back to School Giveaway in Bell County

Updated: 07/19/2013 - Boxes of clothes and other items fill the Lighthouse Ministries building in Pineville for the annual Back to School Giveaway.

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Coroner to reveal cause of Asiana passenger death

Posted: 07/19/2013 - A coroner will release results today on whether a Chinese student on board the Asiana flight that crash-landed in San Francisco on July 6 was killed in the crash or was run over by an emergency vehicle after she escaped the plane.

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New anti-leak measures set at NSA

Posted: 07/19/2013 - The National Security Agency says it's implementing new security measures following leaks of secret information by former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden.

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Study finds fracking chemicals didn't spread

Posted: 07/19/2013 - A landmark federal study shows no evidence that chemicals from the natural gas drilling process moved up to contaminate drinking water aquifers at a western Pennsylvania drilling site.

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Program lets Scouts turn each other into 'zombies'

Posted: 07/19/2013 - Participants at the Boy Scouts of America's National Jamboree are turning each other into virtual zombies as part of an educational game that Virginia Tech researchers designed to show how disease spreads.

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Input sought on report about stream impairments

Posted: 07/19/2013 - Kentucky environmental officials are seeking public comment on a draft report dealing with stream impairments in three stream segments in the North Elkhorn Creek watershed in central Kentucky.

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Foundation invests $3M to reduce chronic disease

Posted: 07/19/2013 - The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky has selected seven organizations across the state for a long-term initiative that aims to reduce chronic disease among children as they grow into adults.

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Meth making materials found at Ashland home

Posted: 07/19/2013 - Ashland Police say the discovery was made Wednesday night thanks to a nearby resident who called police to report suspicious items at the house.

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Political picnic will be broadcast live on KET

Posted: 07/19/2013 - Headliners for the event are Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell and his top Democratic challenger, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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Community sees proposals for Hwy. 25

Updated: 07/19/2013 - Drivers of Highway 25 between Corbin and London say the road is dangerous. The state is proposing a few solutions to the problem.

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