Road Work
One lane of KY 956 (the Berea Bypass) in Madison County is scheduled to be closed Friday, August 1, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. for paving work for the bridge ends at mile point 0.263, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.
UPDATE: Fundraiser Planned For Rockcastle County Beating Victim
A yard sale is scheduled this Saturday, August 2, 2014, beginning at 7:00 a.m. outside American Standard in Ferguson in Pulaski County to raise money for Derek Kissee to help him pay big medical bills. Police said he was robbed, beaten and buried alive in a limestone quarry by a co-worker.
Firefighters Investigate Fire In Richmond
Firefighters are trying to figure out what started a fire at a building in Richmond. It happened Thursday afternoon off of Commercial Drive.
UPDATE: Police Say One Driver Did Not Survive Collision On U.S. 60
Police said one person died after a collision Thursday at U.S. 60 and Paddock Drive.

Kentucky Headlines
Sinistra wins Evan Shipman at Saratoga
Sinistra edged Big Business by a nose Thursday in the $100,000 Evan Shipman for New York-breds at Saratoga Race Course.
MSHA blames company in Louisville elevator death
Federal regulators say the operator of a Louisville cement plant is responsible for the death of an employee who fell 51 feet down an elevator shaft.
1,100 layoffs planned at Alpha coal mines in W.Va.
Alpha Natural Resources expects to lay off 1,100 workers at 11 West Virginia surface coal mines by mid-October, with the company citing dismal markets and federal regulation.
Fancy Farm organizers want tamer crowd
Organizers of the Fancy Farm picnic say they want to tone down the heckling that has come to define Kentucky's signature political event.
2 bodies found in Pickett County
Authorities are investigating two bodies found in Pickett County as a possible double homicide.


 
         
   

National
Suit filed over Muslim citizenship denials, delays
Five people are suing the federal government alleging that an expanded national security screen targeting Muslims has led to lengthy delays and denials in their applications for citizenship and green cards.
Political News
Snowden's asylum status in Russia ending
Edward Snowden's temporary asylum status in Russia will expire at midnight Thursday, but the former U.S. National Security Agency systems administrator appears set to stay on until authorities decide on his application for an extension.
Sports
2014 36 Blitz: North Laurel Jaguars
A look at the Jags as the team tries to replace a big group of graduating seniors following big season. Video Video

World News
Dutch retrieve DNA of some Ukraine crash victims
The head of the Dutch-led international team investigating the Malaysian Airline Flight 17 disaster says his group has retrieved additional DNA samples from 25 victims at a mortuary in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine.
Business
FDA approves Boehringer's once-a-day inhaler drug
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new long-acting inhaler drug from Boehringer Ingelheim to treat people with chronic lung disease.

 
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