Regional
2:44 pm
Tue May 31, 2011

Two Terror Suspects Arrested in Bowling Green

Bowling Green, KY – Federal authorities say Waad Ramadan Alwan and Mohaned Shareef Hammadi were arrested in Bowling Green on May 25th. Alwan had allegedly been involved in the manufacture of IEDs in Iraq and had distributed information on how to make the explosive devices. Hammadi is charged with trying to provide material support to Al Qaeda in Iraq and trying to export Stinger missiles.

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Regional
9:42 am
Tue May 31, 2011

Two Iraqi men living in Bowling Green arrested on federal terrorism charges

Waad Ramadan Alawan and Mohanad Shareef Hammadi.

Bowling Green, Ky – Two Iraqis have been indicted in Kentucky on federal terrorism charges, including allegations that they provided support to Al-Qaeda in Iraq and conspired to transport Stinger missiles overseas. Thirty-year-old Waad Ramadan Alwan and 23-year-old Mohanad Shareef Hammadi, both former residents of Iraq who currently live in Bowling Green, were charged in a 23-count indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Bowling Green. Dan Modlin has this report.

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Regional
9:41 am
Tue May 31, 2011

Two Iraqi men living in Bowling Green arrested on federal terrorism charges

Bowling Green, Ky – Two Iraqis have been indicted in Kentucky on federal terrorism charges, including allegations that they provided support to Al-Qaeda in Iraq and conspired to transport Stinger missiles overseas. Thirty-year-old Waad Ramadan Alwan and 23-year-old Mohanad Shareef Hammadi, both former residents of Iraq who currently live in Bowling Green, were charged in a 23-count indictment returned by a federal grand jury in Bowling Green. Dan Modlin has this report.

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Regional
11:49 am
Thu May 26, 2011

Power Outages are Reported Across Kentucky

Bowling Green, KY – Andrew Melnykovych of the Kentucky Public Service Commission says outages have been reported from one end of Kentucky to the other. However, he says the total number of people without power statewide is lower than in several other storm events that have occurred in recent years. High winds toppled many trees and falling branches have contributed to power outages in several areas.

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Regional
11:23 am
Thu May 26, 2011

Marathon Oil not liable in price gouging case

Frankfort, KY – A judicial ruling Wednesday in favor of Marathon Petroleum in Kentucky's longstanding price gouging case doesn't end the state's lawsuit. Kentucky Public radio's Tony McVeigh, who's been tracking the case, explains why.

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JazzSet
9:59 am
Thu May 26, 2011

Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke, Lenny White On JazzSet

Originally published on Thu May 17, 2012 10:10 am

The 52nd Monterey Jazz Festival in the fall of 2009 helped kick off the return of Return to Forever, the stellar fusion band from the 1970s — now a trio with Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke and Lenny White on piano, bass and drums, respectively.

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Regional
9:44 am
Wed May 25, 2011

Area Red Cross Helping with Flood and Tornado Relief

Bowling Green, KY – Volunteers from the South Central Kentucky Chapter of the Red Cross are helping with relief efforts in several parts of the country. In the aftermath of widespread flooding and deadly tornadoes, the chapter has sent volunteers to numerous areas.
Dan Modlin talks with Emergency Services Director Bill Schlicht......

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Regional
11:55 am
Mon May 23, 2011

Critics Seek Explanations To Rising Kentucky Tuition

Bowling Green – After years of consecutive increases, students will once again pay higher tuition this fall at Kentucky's public colleges and universities. The schools say the tuition hikes are needed to compensate for less state funding and increasing costs for utilities, employee health care, and pensions. Critics contend schools could be more frugal. One advocacy group will lobby the General Assembly next year for a tuition moratorium. Lisa Autry has more.

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Regional
10:06 am
Mon May 23, 2011

Kentucky Republicans hold Unity Rally

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Republicans held a post-primary rally at state GOP headquarters in Frankfort Saturday to show a united front for the fall's general election. But Kentucky Public Radio's Frankfort bureau chief Tony McVeigh reports it appears there may be a few chinks in their armor.

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Regional
12:04 pm
Thu May 19, 2011

Chinese Learning Center to Open at WKU

Bowling Green, KY – The grand opening ceremony for the Chinese Learning Center at WKU will be held Friday May 20th. The new facility will be located in the Helm Library and will contain artwork, reading materials, and videos of Chinese culture. Dan Modlin talks with Cheryl Kirby-Stokes of The Confucius Institute.........

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