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McConnell, Paul forge mutually beneficial alliance

Posted: 07/07/2013 - McConnell needs Paul's tea party influence to keep potential primary challengers at bay and to energize his general election campaign against the likely Democratic nominee, Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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Quebec police: 5 dead in oil train derailment

Posted: 07/07/2013 - Officials say two more bodies were discovered overnight after a runaway train carrying crude oil derailed in eastern Quebec, igniting explosions and fires that destroyed a town's center. That brings the confirmed death toll to three.

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Official probes if rescuers ran over crash victim

Updated: 07/07/2013 - A San Francisco-area coroner whose office received the bodies of two teenage victims of the Asiana plane crash says officials are conducting an autopsy to determine if one of the girls was run over and killed by a rescue vehicle.

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New owners want racing to return to track

Posted: 07/07/2013 - The new owners of the Kentucky Lake Motor Speedway say they would like racing to resume at the non-operational dirt track in western Kentucky.

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Social media infiltrates Zimmerman trial

Posted: 07/07/2013 - Trayvon Martin's shooting death garnered worldwide attention in part because of a backlash fueled by social media. Now, social media is permeating virtually every aspect of the trial for the man who shot Martin.

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Whitley County escapee talks from jail

Updated: 07/07/2013 - He was on the run for longer than one year, but Whitley County Jail escapee Timothy Crossley was arrested this week. We sat down with him at the jail to talk about his escape.

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Annual boat parade held at Dewey Lake

Updated: 07/06/2013 - Several houseboats that typically don't leave the dock, floated through Dewey Lake on Saturday as part of the annual boat parade.

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Estill County mud run cancelled

Updated: 07/06/2013 - Due to the recent rains, the Fair Association of Estill County has decided to cancel the mud run for Saturday night.

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Hazard city employee hit by car upgraded to fair condition

Posted: 07/06/2013 - A Hazard city employee was hospitalized after being hit by a car while on the job. Johnny Neace, 52, was picking up trash beside Gorman Hollow Road when he was hit by a car Friday around 9:30 a.m.

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Official: 2 dead in San Francisco plane crash

Updated: 07/08/2013 - Asiana Flight 214 from Seoul had more than 300 passengers and crew members aboard when it made a hard landing, lost a tail and caught on fire at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday morning.

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Kentucky rescue teams land new sonar system

Posted: 07/06/2013 - Hovering a few feet above the depths of a Kentucky lake, a nearly 4-foot-long, torpedo-shaped sonar device cruises along scanning everything it passes. It transmits startlingly clear images to searchers in the boat towing it.

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UK grad named 'Legend of the Law'

Posted: 07/06/2013 - Wilder is the general counsel and secretary at Marathon Petroleum Corporation. He oversees the legal department, which includes about 80 employees.

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Train carrying crude oil derails in Quebec

Posted: 07/06/2013 - A train carrying crude oil has derailed in a Quebec town, sparking several explosions and forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people.

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