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Man wanted in rape case back in custody

Updated: 02/05/2010 - The search for a man who pleaded guilty to raping a teen is now over. Police had been searching for Anthony G. Thompson after he failed to report to jail as ordered by a judge.

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Banner placed in front of Coach Cal's home

Posted: 02/05/2010 - The big blue nation is buzzing, as the men's basketball team moves up the polls, taking the number one ranking in the nation. Fans were celebrating across Kentucky today. A banner was even placed in front of Coach Cal's home.

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Firefighters tackle house fire

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Alert neighbors helped firefighters tackle an early Monday morning fire in Lexington.

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UK Hoops whips Auburn 68-50

Posted: 02/05/2010 - The 25th-ranked University of Kentucky women’s basketball team forced 25 turnovers en route to a 68-50 win over Auburn Sunday afternoon in Memorial Coliseum. The Wildcats featured a balanced offensive attack with three players in double digits, led by freshman guard A’dia Mathies with 11. The second-highest crowd of 6,784 was on hand for the victory as UK celebrated National Girls and Women in Sports Day and Alumni Day.

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UK carves up Razorbacks, 101-70

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Darius Miller had a career-high 18 points and DeMarcus Cousins got his 10th double-double as No. 2 Kentucky coasted by Arkansas 101-70 Saturday. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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One-on-one with winner of Coach Cal dinner, Paul Orberson

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Earlier this weeks the Hoops for Haiti auctions ended that allowed people to bid on a number of items. WKYT's Tamara Evans talks to the big winner of the dinner with Coach Calipari and Ashley Judd, catered by her personal chef.

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Coach Cal to soon reveal dinner guest

Posted: 02/05/2010 - A Lexington businessman is the highest bidder in an online auction for dinner with UK men's basketball coach John Calipari.

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Summers, Turner Join Football Staff

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips has announced the hiring of David Turner and Mike Summers, both of whom have coached previously at Kentucky, coached at other schools in the Southeastern Conference and have been recruiting coordinators at the Division I level.

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Child porn investigation leads to bomb scare

Posted: 02/05/2010 - A building evacuated, a man taken away in handcuffs and a novelty alarm clock all played a role in a bizarre scene at an office building on Custer Drive.

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Phillips announces hiring of Summers and Turner

Posted: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips has announced the hiring of David Turner and Mike Summers, both of whom have coached previously at Kentucky, coached at other schools in the Southeastern Conference and have been recruiting coordinators at the Division I level.

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WKYT to air Sweet 16 draws

Posted: 02/05/2010 - The draw for the 2010 PNC/KHSAA Boys’ and Houchens Industries/KHSAA Girls’ State Basketball Tournaments will be conducted on Friday, Jan. 29. WKYT-TV in Lexington will again air the draws and it will be streamed live beginning at 1 p.m. Insight of Northern Kentucky, Louisville and Bowling Green will also air the program and it will be streamed live by iHigh.com

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Man beaten up in attack

Posted: 02/05/2010 - A homeowner was assaulted by a man he didn't know inside his own home.

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Man seriously injured in crash

Posted: 02/05/2010 - A man driving a Saturn VUE crashed along Faulkner Avenue in Lexington early Friday morning.

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UK Hoops wins easily 69-52 over Arkansas

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Junior forward Victoria Dunlap (Nashville, Tenn.) had a game-high 22 points, senior forward Lydia Watkins (Hopkinsville, Ky.) grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds, and the 25th-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team used a dominating first half to defeat Arkansas 69-52 Thursday night in Memorial Coliseum.

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Beshear expected to testify in bid-rigging case

Posted: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Gov. Steve Beshear testified he was not aware a conversation he had with a road contractor pertained to the key prosecution witness in a bid-rigging investigation in the state Transportation Cabinet.

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Lexington nurse to leave for Haiti

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Rebecca Jump, a Lexington nurse, leaves Friday for Haiti, a place she's called home for awhile now.

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Smith, Blankenship team up to lead UC to 95-86 AAC win

Posted: 02/05/2010 - The senior duo of Brooke Smith and Carley Blankenship each posted season highs to lead Union College to a 95-86 Appalachian Athletic Conference victory over visiting Reinhardt (Ga.) College Wednesday.

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Man surrenders after standoff

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Police have a man in custody after a two and a half hour standoff in Lexington.

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UK Men’s Basketball Tickets Sold Out

Posted: 02/05/2010 - Tickets to the next four UK men’s basketball home games have been sold out. The four-game stretch includes Kentucky’s games against Arkansas, Vanderbilt, Ole Miss and Alabama.

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