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Congressional sources are renewing the effort to get the steamboat the Delta Queen back in the cruising…
01.17 / 18:30
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David Hoy, Paducah Tilghman High School sophomore, has been awarded the Daughters of the American Revolution Youth Citizenship Medal for his demonstration of outstanding patriotism, honor, service, courage, and leadership. Nominated by Paducah Tilghman, Hoy received a medal and certificate from Cindy Byrd, member of the Paducah chapter of the DAR, for his contributions to his community. He recently completed a multi-year project in which he secured a historical marker honoring Kentucky…
01.17 / 18:17
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The Women's March on Washington has spurred the start of local marches not only in Louisville but around Kentucky and…
01.17 / 17:53
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INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a Kentucky woman has died from injuries suffered in a crash on an icy stretch of Interstate 70 in western M…
01.17 / 17:19
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Joshua Cogar, 31, was arrested around 9:50 p.m. Saturday at the Glasgow Highland Cinema on Happy Valley Road and charged with carrying a concealed deadly weapon and public intoxication (excluding alcohol), according to a Glasgow Police Department press…
01.17 / 16:03
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A 21-year veteran of the New Albany Police Department is facing allegations of excessive force while on…
01.17 / 16:02
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High demand has led to lengthy hold times for drivers calling RiverLink (855-RIV-LINK).  A callback feature is in place for the morning, midday and early afternoon …
01.17 / 15:26
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Kentucky entrepreneur Nate Morris, the founder, chairman and CEO of Rubicon Global, is featured in the Jan. 24, 2017 issue of Forbes magazine. The feature story, written by Forbes tech writer Alex Konrad, provides an update on Morris and Rubicon’s success in disrupting the global waste and recycling market. The article can be found online […] The post Kentucky entrepreneur featured in January issue of Forbes Magazine appeared first on Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic N…
01.17 / 15:02
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After capping off 2016 with a surge in visitors to the cave, Mammoth Cave National Park turns its attention skyward in…
01.17 / 13:39
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By Steve Flairty KyForward columnist I was thrilled to see that two friends from Campbellsville, Fred and Betty Sue Schuhmann, were honored recently by their local Kiwanis Club with the 2016 “Santa’s Helpers” award, according to an article in the Central Kentucky News-Journal. In the article, their friend and the one who nominated the retired [R…
01.17 / 06:55
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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has been gone for nearly 50 years, though the mark that he made on America’s history — and, in many ways, its present — during his fight for racial equality still lives on. Hundreds of…
01.17 / 05:59
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LOUISVILLE (AP) — Research shows Kentucky had more than twice the national rate of drug-dependent babies in 2…
01.17 / 05:46
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Kentucky entrepreneur Nate Morris, the founder, chairman and CEO of Rubicon Global, is featured in the Jan. 24, 2017 issue of Forbes magazine. The feature story, written by Forbes tech writer Alex Konrad, provides an update on Morris and Rubicon’s success in disrupting the global waste and recycling market. The article can be found online […
01.17 / 05:41
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The Kentucky State Police said the man was holding a pole and knife when a Fulton police officer shot and killed him on…
01.17 / 04:54
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A Kentucky congressman says he won't attend President-elect Donald Trump's upcoming inauguration because he objects to Trump's recent behavior, including comments disparaging Rep. John Lewis. Democratic Rep. John Yarmuth released a statement Monday evening announcing his decision. Yarmuth says the Republican president-elect has denigrated the office by insulting and ridiculing "women, the disabled, immigrants, and countless others." He says thousands of constituents have contacted him…
01.17 / 04:48
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Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: Just a few days before President Obama leaves office, 10 more detainees have been transferred from the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. That's according to the foreign ministry of Oman, which announced today it had accepted the detainees, quote, "in consideration of their humanitarian situation." Obama campaigned on a pledge to close that facility. And while he has reduced the number of inmates, there will still be dozens of people…
01.17 / 04:05
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Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: October 21, 2016 - it started like a regular day for Kyle York. KYLE YORK: I can remember driving into our headquarters in Manchester, N.H. and, actually, our largest customer in the world called saying they were experiencing some issues with their application. MCEVERS: York is used to fielding calls about clients' internet problems. He's the chief strategy officer at Dyn. It is an internet performance company. Basically, it makes…
01.17 / 04:04
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The highly anticipated new strip mall could mean more jobs and tax dollars for Marion, Illinois. It’s one of many projects creating new possibilities in the…
01.17 / 03:41
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A Kentucky congressman says he won't attend President-elect Donald Trump's upcoming inauguration because he objects to Trump's recent behavior, including comments disparaging Rep. John…
01.17 / 02:50
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U.S. Rep. Yarmuth: "I’ve decided not to attend the inauguration – partially out of deference to my friend John Lew…
01.17 / 02:33
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