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Lincoln Memorial closed after vandalism

Updated: 07/26/2013 - The U.S. Park Police in Washington say the Lincoln Memorial is temporarily closed after someone splattered green paint on the statue and the floor area.

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Ariel Castro agrees to plea in Ohio kidnap case

Updated: 07/26/2013 - A man accused of kidnapping three women, keeping them captive in his Cleveland home for about a decade and raping them repeatedly faces a final pretrial hearing a day after his attorneys and prosecutors said they have entered into plea negotiations.

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Authorities: Photos show Hernandez holding gun

Posted: 07/26/2013 - Authorities say several surveillance photos recorded hours before - and minutes after - his friend was shot to death show former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez holding a gun.

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Ginsburg says push for voter ID laws predictable

Posted: 07/26/2013 - Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says it's no surprise that Southern states have pushed ahead with tough voter identification laws and other measures since the high court freed them from strict federal oversight of their elections.

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Corbin police search for theft suspect

Updated: 07/26/2013 - Corbin police are investigating a theft that happened while a woman stepped away from her vehicle at a gas station.

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State Police Hold car wash

Posted: 07/25/2013 - Kentucky State Police washed cars and held a bake sale to benefit retiring troopers.

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St. Camillus Academy to Close

Posted: 07/25/2013 - Due to declining enrollment, St. Camillus Academy will not open at the beginning of the coming academic year.

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A war-hero's perspective on P.T.S.D.

Updated: 07/25/2013 - In 1980, the American Psychiatric Association added Posttraumatic Stress Disorder to its manual of mental disorders, and while advancements in scientific research are being made, many war veterans have struggled through the years without an official diagnosis.

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Volunteers from Temple University help homeowners in need

Posted: 07/25/2013 - More than 15 honors students from Temple University are wrapping up a week of volunteering with the Perry County Housing Development Alliance. Their universities Honors Appalachian Experience program places students in different locations like Prestonsburg and McKee.

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Plans filed for more seating at Derby's home track

Posted: 07/25/2013 - Churchill Downs Inc., owner of its namesake track, has filed plans with Louisville planning officials for a project called Churchill Downs Rooftop Garden. It continues the company's strategy to maximize revenues from the track's premier events - the Derby and Kentucky Oaks.

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ARH hosts third annual community appreciation fair

Posted: 07/25/2013 - The Appalachian Regional Healthcare Medical Mall hosted their third annual community appreciation fair on Thursday. Officials say the one day event was fun for all ages.

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Bevin to speak at annual Fancy Farm picnic

Posted: 07/25/2013 - Republican Matt Bevin will be in the tiny community of Fancy Farm next week when politicians gather for a heated afternoon of stump speeches.

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