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Reality Check: Obama carried only four Kentucky counties

Posted: 11/08/2012 - President Barack Obama won reelection to another four years in the White House, despite only carrying four Kentucky counties. An analysis of the results from the Secretary of State show Obama carried Fayette, Franklin, Jefferson and Elliott counties in 2012.

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15 dead in 7.4-magnitude earthquake off Guatemala

Posted: 11/07/2012 - Guatemala's president said 15 people have died after a strong earthquake struck off the Pacific coast of the country Wednesday morning, rocking the capital and shaking buildings as far away as Mexico City and El Salvador.

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A 51st state?

Updated: 11/07/2012 - Election night not only decided a new president, but it also may have added another state.

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West Virginia's Shelley Moore Capito wins 7th term

Posted: 11/07/2012 - Capito defeated Democrat challenger Howard Swint on Tuesday. Capito has fought against the Environmental Protection Agency, joining with other House Republicans to pass the ill-fated "Stop the War on Coal Act." She has accused the agency of working against states.

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Morgan Griffith wins VA 9th Congressional District race

Posted: 11/07/2012 - Two years after pulling off one of, if not the biggest election upset in Southwest Virginia history, incumbent Republican Congressman Morgan Griffith hopes he can retain his seat as U.S. Representative for Virginia's 9th Congressional District.

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National Weather Service in Jackson getting radar upgrade

Posted: 11/07/2012 - Meteorologists with the National Weather Service in Jackson say they will soon be able to issue better severe weather warnings. They are getting an upgraded radar system that uses dual polarization technology.

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Perry Co. election results

Updated: 11/07/2012 - Officials said there were several competitive races in Perry County. The race for Commonwealth's Attorney in the 33rd Judicial Circuit ended up going down the wire and an incumbent was defeated.

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Senator Stivers wins reelection

Updated: 11/06/2012 - Senator Robert Stivers won his reelection bid for the 25th senate district in Kentucky.

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