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EKU given piece of scientific history

Updated: 10/19/2012 - Eastern Kentucky University is now home to a piece of scientific history. The school has received a 33-pound meteorite believed to have landed on the Kentucky-Tennessee line more than a century ago.

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Comer drops off cattle in Perry Co.

Updated: 10/18/2012 - The state agriculture commissioner was in Perry County Thursday dropping off more than 15 cows at a local farm.

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For Romney and Obama, one-liners are on the menu

Updated: 10/18/2012 - The presidential campaign is taking a brief detour from conflict and finger-pointing so President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney can play politics for laughs.

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Authorities: 4 injured as storm crosses Southeast

Posted: 10/18/2012 - Parts of northern Mississippi are dealing with damaged homes, toppled trees and downed power lines after a powerful storm rolled across the nation's midsection overnight.

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Gas firm to pay $700K for bulldozed W.Va. cemetery

Posted: 10/18/2012 - Attorney Kevin Thompson says a Logan County jury ruled Tuesday that Equitable Production Co. and subcontractor General Pipeline were reckless. That means jurors may also award punitive damages on Wednesday.

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Human remains found at Grayson Lake identified

Posted: 10/18/2012 - Human remains found this past Sunday at Grayson Lake have been identified as Nathan Barker, a 21-year-old Olive Hill man who has been missing since July 2011, Kentucky State Police say.

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Judicial Nominating Commission to meet Oct. 25

Posted: 10/18/2012 - The Judicial Nominating Commission that could recommend Republican Senate President David Williams for a circuit judgeship in southern Kentucky is set to meet next week in Burkesville.

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Fewer W.Va. workers making minimum wage or less

Posted: 10/18/2012 - There were 462,000 workers being paid hourly rates in West Virginia last year. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Wednesday that 20,000 of them earned the current minimum wage of $7.25 per hour, while 14,000 hourly workers earned less than that.

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W.Va. mine widows bring fight to Supreme Court

Posted: 10/18/2012 - Delorice Bragg and Freda Hatfield believe the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration should have detected dangerous conditions at Massey Energy's Aracoma Alma No. 1 mine.

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10 things to know for Thursday

Posted: 10/18/2012 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Thursday.

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Man held in NYC plot to blow up Federal Reserve

Posted: 10/18/2012 - Federal authorities say a Bangladeshi man who came to the United States to wage holy war has been jailed in an FBI sting after attempting to blow up a fake car bomb outside the Federal Reserve building. It's located in Manhattan, just blocks from the World Trade Center site.

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