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Appeals court rejects coal permitting process

Posted: 04/22/2013 - The ruling Monday reverses a lower court's ruling in eastern Kentucky that upheld the nationwide permitting process adopted by the Army Corps of Engineers in 2007.

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11-year-old brings gun to Pulaski County school

Posted: 04/22/2013 - The Assistant Superintendent tells us that on Monday morning, the 11-year-old boy told a teacher at Southern Elementary school that he forgot to take his gun out of his pocket before leaving for school.

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Gov. Beshear signs bill for children with severe allergies

Posted: 04/23/2013 - Governor Steve Beshear today ceremonially signed House Bill 172, a measure to encourage schools to keep emergency medication on hand for children who can suffer severe, life-threatening allergic reactions.

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Flight delays pile up Monday after FAA budget cuts

Updated: 04/23/2013 - Up and down the East Coast, airports are reporting flight delays. This is the first weekday on which thousands of air traffic controllers are being forced to take an unpaid day off because of federal budget cuts.

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Police arrest Knox County robber

Posted: 04/22/2013 - The search is over for a man who police say robbed a store in Barbourville. The Barbourville police say they have identified Shawn Stehlin as the man who robbed Brock's Tobacco store last week, but some in Knox County are still scared.

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Police: 5 dead in shooting in Federal Way

Posted: 04/22/2013 - Police say five people are dead in a shooting at an apartment complex south of Seattle, including a suspect who was shot by officers responding to the chaotic scene.

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Mass. to observe moment of silence today

Posted: 04/22/2013 - Monday afternoon marks one week since two bombs went off at the Boston Marathon, killing three people and wounding more than 180.

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Is there a Russia connection?

Posted: 04/22/2013 - Investigators gathering evidence in the Boston Marathon bombing attack are focusing on the trip to a volatile part of Russia that suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev made last year.

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4 more first responders killed in Texas blast ID'd

Posted: 04/22/2013 - At least 14 people died in Wednesday's explosion at the plant in the Texas town of West. West Mayor Tommy Muska has said that 10 of the 14 who died were first responders.

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Tips for Earth Day tree planting

Posted: 04/22/2013 - Larry Campbell of West Virginia University Extension suggests considering the tree's function, the site restrictions, soil conditions and sun exposure before deciding what kind of tree to buy.

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Traffic alert in Pike County

Posted: 04/22/2013 - Beginning Monday, from 6pm to 1am, traffic approaching the Buckley's Creek intersection at U.S. 119 and U.S. 23 in Pikeville will be reduced to one lane in each direction.

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Sanitation crew uses green alternatives

Updated: 04/22/2013 - Spring cleaning may be a chore for some, and the products you use can even be hazardous to your health. But a local cleaning company is looking to change that.

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