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The Livingston County Sheriff's Office is still asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing teenager. Deputies say 16-year-old Ruth Ellen Wailgum is 5 feet 3 inches tall, 110 pounds, with purple/red hair that is shoulder length, and green eyes. Numerous leads and tips have been followed up on in state and out of state. Several other agencies are assisting in the search for Ruth, according to deputies. Anyone have any information regarding her location is being asked to…
10.07 / 15:47
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Plaintiffs suing drugmakers and distributors in dozens of cases tied to the opioid crisis are seeking to have the lawsuits consolidated and overseen by one federal judge in…
10.07 / 15:27
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One person was pronounced dead at the scene, according to…
10.07 / 14:53
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Over 800 people are expected to attend the…
10.07 / 14:53
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Manufacturing Training for English Language Learners is a free training course that aims to help the city’s immigrants pursue careers in m…
10.07 / 13:02
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A man who makes a living performing in drag is probably pretty woke about trans issues,…
10.07 / 12:59
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University of Tennessee and University of Kentucky fans face off to help save lives at the second annual UT-UK Blood Challenge.Give blood in support of UT or UK October 18-20 and be entered to win a pair of tickets to the UT vs. UK football game October 28.The University of Tennessee (UT) Volunteers and University of Kentucky (UK) Wildcats will soon take to the football field for the annual rivalry game. Before the teams meet up on the gridiron, the American Red Cross invites fans and…
10.07 / 12:52
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Local McCracken County farmer Jeremy Jordan was awarded the America's Farmers Grow Communities donation on April 27, and has dedicated his donation to the Carson Park 4-H Horse Club, a club with the McCracken County Cooperative Extension. America's Farmers Grow Communities program, funded and sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, supports farming communities by awarding $2,500 to one farmer in each of the 1,331 counties in 41 states to donate to their favorite community organization or…
10.07 / 10:53
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Great weather and great racing made for a winning combination for the opening of the Fall Meet at Keeneland Friday. The post Near record-crowd for opening of Fall Meet at Keeneland appeared first on ABC 36…
10.07 / 06:22
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Thousands of people headed out to the track to catch the races and hundreds of employees have been working hard to make sure all of them stay safe. The post Keeneland ups security in wake of Las Vegas shooting appeared first on ABC 36…
10.07 / 06:22
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Senator Rand Paul says the country has a violence problem, one that is not easy to fix. The post Sen. Rand Paul: Country has violence problem that is hard to fix appeared first on ABC 36…
10.07 / 06:22
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The wait is finally over, Keeneland racing is back in action and with this opening day comes a brand new requirement for jockeys, one looking to keep them safe as they hit the track for the first time this season. The post Keeneland implements new concussion test requirements appeared first on ABC 36…
10.07 / 06:22
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Powell is the self-proclaimed former madam at the center of the University of Louisville prostitution…
10.07 / 05:39
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Longtime residents of Old Louisville have seen a spike in investments in their…
10.07 / 05:39
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Stewart Spalding, 37, passed away Wednesday after a battle with brain…
10.07 / 05:39
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Retired LMPD Officer Curtis Flaherty is accused of covering up the alleged sexual abuse of minors by the officers he oversaw in the Youth Explorer…
10.07 / 05:39
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Just 24 percent of Americans now believe the country is heading in the right direction after a tumultuous stretch for President Donald Trump. Recent months have included the threat of war with North Korea, complaints about hurricane relief and Trump's equivocating about white supremacists. It's a 10-point drop since June, according to a poll from The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. The dip in optimism about the nation's trajectory is particularly pronounced…
10.07 / 05:07
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The Murray Police Department seeks the public's help in locating a stolen vehicle. Police say about 3:30 pm Thursday, a truck belonging to the Calloway County Road Department was stolen from a parking lot located in the 1500 block of Lowe's Drive. The truck is a white 2007 Chevrolet 3500. It has a service bed on the back, a light bar on top, and Calloway County Road Department markings on the side. The Kentucky license plate number is KN8799. Anyone with information is asked to contact…
10.07 / 05:07
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Interim President Gregory Postel cited "a pattern and practice of inappropriate behavior" in notifying coach Rick Pitino his contract is being …
10.07 / 03:38
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Acting athletic director Vince Tyra announced the action Friday involving associate head coach Kenny Johnson and assistant coach Jordan…
10.07 / 03:38
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