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8:47 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Jody Richards Wins Another Term in Frankfort

Rep. Jody Richards of Bowling Green has defeated Republican challenger Regina Webb by about 20% in this evening's 20th Kentucky House race.

Elections
8:23 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Barr Beats Chandler in Kentucky's 6th, Leaving Just One Kentucky Congressional Democrat

The Courier-Journal and NPR have both called Kentucky's 6th U.S. House race for Republican Andy Barr. That's a GOP pickup, meaning five of the state's six House seats are held by Republicans. Barr lost to Chandler by less than 700 votes two years ago, but he has now defeated the Democratic moderate and son of a former Kentucky Governor.

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Business
4:20 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Methodist Publishing House to Close Cokesbury Bookstores

The United Methodist Publishing House has announced that it will move all retail sales to its online portal and call centers, with the intention of closing its Cokesbury bookstores. The Nashville-based publisher has supplied religious materials for decades.  The firm distributes religious books, Bibles, and other Christian resources.

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Health
3:39 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Gov. Beshear Undergoes Surgery for Detached Retina

Gov. Steve Beshear has undergone minor outpatient surgery to repair a detached retina. Spokeswoman Kerri Richardson says the problem developed over the weekend and that Beshear woke and had trouble seeing out of one eye.

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Elections
2:31 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Senator Rand Paul Serves up Cornbread, Politics

Senator Rand Paul serves lunch in Bowling Green on election day.

Republicans in the U.S. Senate are just as anxious to know the outcome of their races as they are for the White House. A Senate takeover is highly important to conservatives who want to repeal the federal health care law. 

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