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8:01 am
Thu August 30, 2012

Rape Charge Added in Case of Russell County Jogger's Death

A south-central Kentucky grand jury has added rape to the charges facing a man accused of killing a pregnant runner in June. Kentucky State Police said Wednesday that a Russell County grand jury indicted 28-year-old Christopher W. Allman. He was charged earlier with murder, fetal homicide, kidnapping, robbery and tampering with physical evidence in the June 14 death of 31-year-old Sarah B. Hart.

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3:41 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Western Kentucky Track Expands Gambling Options Despite Court Challenge

Ellis Park is about to become the second horse track in Kentucky to offer instant racing.  The Henderson track has installed 187 instant racing terminals. 

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3:37 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Judge Rules Tennessee Mosque Opponents Can Contest Case

A federal judge in Nashville will allow opponents of a Murfreesboro mosque to have a say in the religious freedom case involving the building. Judge Kevin Sharp on Wednesday ruled that the group of neighbors has a legitimate interest in the case.

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10:03 am
Wed August 29, 2012

Former Sheriff in South Central Kentucky Murdered

An 81-year-old western Kentucky man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a former law enforcement officer. 

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2:45 pm
Tue August 28, 2012

Kentucky National Guard Ready for Hurricane Orders

Members of the Kentucky National Guard

The Kentucky National Guard is on standby as Hurricane Isaac approaches the U.S. mainland.  The governors of Florida, Louisianna, Mississippi, and Alabama have declared states of emergency.  

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8:07 am
Tue August 28, 2012

Kentucky Appeals Court Meeting at WKU, Will Decide Immigration Case

The Kentucky Court of Appeals is set to hear arguments over whether a truck driver can benefit from a U.S. Supreme Court ruling over what advice attorneys must give non-citizens about possible deportations.

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7:57 am
Tue August 28, 2012

More Repairs Needed on I-65 Bridge over Ohio River

Kentucky transportation officials say there's more work needed on the Interstate 65 bridge over the Ohio River between Louisville and southern Indiana. The Courier-Journal reports that two more repairs are needed, including fixing a possible crack that may be expanding.

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1:04 pm
Mon August 27, 2012

Muhammad Ali's Childhood Home in Kentucky Being Sold

The childhood home of boxing great Muhammad Ali is up for sale. Owner Steve Stephenson said Monday he's asking $50,000 for the small white house with a sagging front porch. It's located in a western Louisville neighborhood of neat, modest homes.

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8:40 am
Mon August 27, 2012

Creationism Hall of Fame Hopes to Find Home in Kentucky

A New Jersey-based organization hopes to move its online-only hall of fame for creationist to a brick-and-mortar facility in northern Kentucky. The founders of the Creation Science Hall of Fame, which exists now only as a website, hope to locate along Interstate 75 about halfway between the Creation Museum and the Ark Encounter.

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7:53 am
Mon August 27, 2012

Replicas of Columbus Ships Headed to Kentucky

Replicas of two of Christopher Columbus' ships during his first voyage to the New World will be docking in Louisville. The Pinta and Nina replicas will arrive Tuesday. Public tours will start the next day.

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