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Bills in U.S. House aim to curb prescription drug abuse

Posted: 03/22/2013 - In 2011, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention labelled America's prescription painkiller overdose problem an epidemic. This week, Representative Hal Rogers co-sponsored two separate bills designed to place tighter controls on Oxycontin and hydrocodone.

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RAM this weekend in Harlan County

Posted: 03/22/2013 - Free health care is available this weekend in Harlan County. The Remote Area Medical Clinic, known as RAM, is Saturday and Sunday at the Harlan County High School.

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Impaired driver crashes into church

Updated: 03/22/2013 - Police say a man impaired with prescription pills crashed his car into a church close to 3 a.m. last night.

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Police arrest 2 teens in Ga. baby killing

Posted: 03/22/2013 - Police have arrested two teenagers suspected in the shooting death of a baby in a stroller and the wounding of the baby's mother.

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Actress hints at Senate run in speech

Updated: 03/22/2013 - Actress and Kentucky native Ashley Judd made a rare public reference to her possible run for the seat held by Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.

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Fatal crash in Perry County

Updated: 03/22/2013 - On March 22nd, at approximately 6:58 a.m., Kentucky State Police received a call from the Perry County 911 of a two vehicle collision on Route 7 in the Fusonia community of Perry County.

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Arts center releases records on former director

Posted: 03/22/2013 - RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Eastern Kentucky University Center for the Arts has released records pertaining to the departure of its former director after losing a court battle with a newspaper.

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Obama to designate 5 national monuments

Posted: 03/22/2013 - WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is naming five new national monuments, using executive authority to protect historic or ecologically significant sites.

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Police: Man found in cockpit at Philly airport

Posted: 03/22/2013 - A 61-year-old French man has been arrested at Philadelphia International Airport and charged with impersonating a pilot after airline officials found him in the cockpit of a plane scheduled for takeoff.

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Pistorius brothers both have court dates next week

Posted: 03/22/2013 - A lawyer for Oscar Pistorius says his appeal against bail conditions will be heard on Thursday, a day after the culpable homicide trial of older brother Carl begins in another South African court.

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South Korea misidentifies China as cyberattack origin

Posted: 03/22/2013 - South Korean investigators say they were wrong when they identified a Chinese Internet address as the origin of a cyberattack that paralyzed tens of thousands of computers at six South Korean companies this week. But they still believe the attack originated from somewhere abroad.

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Three dead, including suspect, in Marine base shooting

Posted: 03/22/2013 - Authorities at Quantico Marine base in Virginia say a Marine suspected of shooting to death a male and female colleague before killing himself was believed to have been a staff member at the officer candidate school.

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Community rallying behind Campbell County, TN teen with cancer

Posted: 03/22/2013 - Katelyn Norman went to St. Jude's this past weekend ready to cure her cancer. When the 15-year-old got there -- she learned it spread to her heart and pelvis. Christy Bailey says, "No parent is supposed to bury a child before you. So it's not fair."

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