Severe Thunderstorm Warning expires at 7:45 PM on 9/2, issued at 7:00 PM Asher, KY | Bear Branch, KY | Chappell, KY | Essie, KY

Kentucky Utilities workers are repairing power lines that were knocked down due to Tuesday's powerful winds and rain in Lexington.
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Mostly Cloudy w/PM Scatt. Shwrs & Storms - Tuesday
Grab your umbrellas, we're mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms in our forecast. A few of the thunderstorms that develop could be heavy and strong at times. Gusty winds & flooding rain will be our primary concerns.
Too Much Rain Hurting Some Small Farms
Lexington just finished its third wettest August on record which followed an abnormally dry first half of the summer in some parts of the state. The extremes are hurting some farmers in the wallet.
Pulaski Co. Deputy Charged in Domestic Violence Case
A Pulaski County Sheriff's Deputy has been charged in a domestic violence case stemming from an incident that allegedly happened nearly six months ago.

Kentucky Headlines
Los Angeles jury convicts man of 3 serial murders
A Los Angeles jury has convicted a career criminal in the serial killings of three women in the 1980s.
Kentucky prepares to regulate ride sharing
State regulators are preparing emergency regulations that will go into effect next month to govern ride sharing companies like Uber and Lyft as they expand their services into Kentucky cities.
McConnell on former aide: 'We're moving on'
Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell is declining to answer questions about his former campaign manager who resigned amid a federal investigation of a bribery scandal during the 2012 Iowa Republican Caucus.
2 charged in connection with Louisville baby death
Louisville police say two men have been charged in connection with the fatal shooting of a 1-year-old girl.
Kentucky GOP House leaders release agenda
Kentucky Republicans are promising action to try to repeal the state's Medicaid expansion if they take control of the state House.


 
         
   

National
US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,202
As of Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at least 2,202 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.
Political News
GOP targets Democrats with ads in Colorado, Maine
New campaign ads claim the Democratic governor of Colorado is soft on a convicted killer and the Democrats' hopeful in Maine would dole out millions in tax dollars to immigrants in the country illegally.

World News
US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,202
As of Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at least 2,202 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count.
Business
US stock market closes mostly lower
U.S. stocks are ending mostly lower as energy companies fall and investors look ahead to central bank meetings later this week.

 
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