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Basic services, soldiers still active at Ky. posts

Posted: 10/01/2013 - Officials at Kentucky's two major Army posts say basic services such as utilities, public safety and hospital emergency services were still functioning despite a partial government shutdown.

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Two inmates escape in Leslie County

Updated: 10/01/2013 - Officials say that Taylor Brewer and Adam Warner escaped from work release in the Britton Branch area of Lesle County.

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Judge hears claims BP lied to feds about oil spill

Posted: 10/01/2013 - The focus of a trial over BP's massive 2010 oil spill has shifted from the causes of the deadly disaster to the company's struggle to plug its blown-out well while millions of gallons of crude gushed into the Gulf of Mexico for nearly three months.

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Americans anxious, irritated as gov't shuts down

Posted: 10/01/2013 - A bitter budget fight has led to a U.S. government shutdown, leaving hundreds of thousands of federal workers without paychecks and shutting down federal services all over the country.

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Two key rulings announced in Purdue Pharma case

Posted: 09/30/2013 - Purdue filed a motion to change the venue of the case from Pike County to Franklin County. General Conway opposed and Pike County Court Judge Steven Combs ruled the case will stay in Pike County.

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Harlan Police wearing mobile cameras

Posted: 09/30/2013 - Harlan Police Officers are wearing the new piece of equipment on their uniforms. It is a mobile video camera.

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Family remembers Iraq War Veteran killed in Floyd Co. crash

Posted: 09/30/2013 - Battling a war of emotions, a Floyd County family mourns the loss of their loved one. Iraq War Veteran, 29-year-old Brenan McKinney, died this weekend following a crash. McKinney's mother says her son will now live on through his daughter.

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Obama: Shutdown will 'throw wrench' into economy

Posted: 09/30/2013 - President Barack Obama is ramping up pressure on Republicans to avoid a post-midnight government shutdown. He says a shutdown would hurt the economy and hundreds of thousands of government workers.

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