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Ky. court upholds death sentence for Donald Herb Johnson

Updated: 09/23/2013 - The Kentucky Supreme Court has upheld the death sentence of an eastern Kentucky man convicted of robbing, sexually assaulting and killing a woman at a coin laundry business 24 years ago.

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UK: Legal case for action in Syria clearly met

Posted: 08/29/2013 - Britain's government says the legal conditions have been clearly met for taking action against Syria for allegedly launching a chemical attack against its people.

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Hay fever allergies hit the region

Posted: 08/29/2013 - The upcoming Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end to summer for many, but for some it also means the onset of seasonal allergies.

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State police want to reduce holiday wrecks

Posted: 08/29/2013 - With troopers' "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign, the agency will increase enforcement and use saturation patrols and safety checkpoints to improve this year's Labor Day weekend statistics.

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Kentucky to host Southern Governor's Association

Posted: 08/29/2013 - The Southern Governor's Association, chaired by Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear, will also look at variety of other issues ranging from energy to infrastructure at the annual meeting to be held at the Seelbach Hotel.

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Kentucky receiving funds for student tests

Posted: 08/29/2013 - The U.S. Education Department says the funds are part of $28.8 million being given to 42 states for the effort. The grants are based on the expected number of students who will take the tests and other factors.

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Yeager Airport deems geese a hazard to aircraft

Posted: 08/29/2013 - The USDA's Wildlife Services Program is work out a plan to control the Canada goose population at Coonskin Park in an effort to head off possible collisions with aircraft.

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Grenade found in checked baggage of Lexington man

Updated: 08/29/2013 - A Kentucky man recently discharged from the Marine Corps has been arrested after he tried to board a flight from John Wayne Airport to Denver with military artillery in his checked bag.

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Harlan County students hope to change school lunch food

Posted: 08/28/2013 - Students in the Harlan County school system say the school food that follows federal nutritional guidelines tastes bad and portions are too small. Now school leaders are trying to make changes.

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Garden dedicated to hospice patients

Posted: 08/28/2013 - Officials at Appalachian Hospice Care dedicated the Memorial Garden this morning. They say each bloom is in memory of former patients and their families.

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Study shows fracking blamed for death of fish

Posted: 08/28/2013 - The study by the US Geological Survey and the Fish and Wildlife Service says the spill in 2007 caused the death of Blackside Dace in Acorn Fork Creek.

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Possible civil lawsuits in Mingo County

Posted: 08/28/2013 - The lawyer for the husband and wife who believe they were wronged by Circuit Judge Michael Thornsbury says they are ready to file a list of civil lawsuits.

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Toyota looks to hire laid-off coal miners

Updated: 08/29/2013 - Toyota held a meeting at the Kentucky Career Center in Perry County to recruit laid-off coal miners. They say the skills that make good coal miners make good workers for them.

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