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Visible fungus at meningitis-linked company

Posted: 10/24/2012 - Massachusetts state officials say they found unclean conditions including visible black specks of fungus in steroids made by a pharmacy linked to a deadly outbreak of meningitis.

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Apple reveals iPad Mini for $329 and up

Updated: 10/23/2012 - Apple Inc. on Tuesday revealed a smaller version of its hit iPad tablet computer that will start at $329 and comes with a screen that's about two-thirds the size of the full-size model.

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US may soon become world's top oil producer

Updated: 10/23/2012 - Driven by high prices and new drilling methods, U.S. production of crude and other liquid hydrocarbons is on track to rise 7 percent this year to an average of 10.9 million barrels per day. This will be the fourth straight year of crude increases and the biggest single-year gain since 1951.

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Disabled patients to benefit from Medicare change

Posted: 10/23/2012 - Thousands of Medicare patients with severe chronic illnesses like Alzheimer's would get continuing access to rehab and other services under a change agreed to by the Obama administration, advocates said Tuesday.

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Smaller iPad expected Tuesday, but at what price?

Posted: 10/23/2012 - The price tag remains a big question mark as Apple prepares Tuesday to unveil what is expected to be a smaller iPad. Apple hasn't said anything about the device, but the veil of secrecy that the company throws over unreleased products has been a see-through affair this year. Most of the details of the iPhone 5, for instance, were known well in advance of its launch a month ago.

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Reality Check: The final presidential debate

Updated: 10/24/2012 - President Barack Obama sharply challenged Mitt Romney on foreign policy in their final campaign debate Monday night, accusing him of "wrong and reckless leadership that is all over the map." The Republican coolly responded, "Attacking me is not an agenda" for dealing with a dangerous world.

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U.S. 25W in Corbin to be closed

Updated: 10/24/2012 - U.S. 25W in Corbin will be closed at the Laurel-Whitley County line beginning at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, October 23 and concluding at 8 a.m. on Friday, October 26.

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Clean water coming to rural parts of Letcher County

Updated: 10/23/2012 - The Letcher fiscal court approved a $150,000 project that includes the installation of county water lines in the Shelby Fork and Mill Creek communities. Shelby Fork is where Chris Yonts and his family live. We have reported on Yonts several times in the past because of his battle with coal companies and state officials for his well water being unusable due to high concentrations of lead and arsenic.

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FEMA OKs storm recovery aid for 16 W.Va. counties

Posted: 10/23/2012 - The Federal Emergency Management Agency says the individual assistance can be used to pay for home repairs, rental assistance, disaster-related medical, dental and funeral expenses, and repair or replacement of uninsured personal property.

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10 things to know for Tuesday

Posted: 10/23/2012 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Tuesday:

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FACT CHECK: Missteps in final presidential debate

Updated: 10/23/2012 - Voters didn't always get the straight goods when President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney made their case for foreign policy and national security leadership Monday night before their last super-sized audience of the campaign. A few of their detours into domestic issues were problematic too.

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Police asking for help in finding missing man, children

Updated: 10/23/2012 - Police in two states are searching for two missing children and their father. Kenttucky State Police said they found an abandoned vehicle off of Interstate 75 near London could be linked to three missing persons out of Indiana.

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