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POWs, MIAs being recognized at Fort Campbell

Members of the armed services who were prisoners of war as well as the ones who remain missing in action and their families are being honored Friday at Fort Campbell during National POW/MIA Recognition Day.

Bruno Mars concert to benefit Ali Center

Boxing great Muhammad Ali will be in his hometown for a benefit concert featuring Grammy-winning singer Bruno Mars.

Italian village honoring pilots of WWII US bomber

A northern Italian village is holding a memorial ceremony to honor two U.S. World War II pilots who died when their bomber crashed into a mountain in 1945.

Former Kentucky Republican Leader Dies

Former Kentucky gubernatorial press secretary and congressional aide Larry Van Hoose has died in Florida. He was 76.

Election Agency Director To Retire

Sarah Jackson, the director of the bipartisan agency responsible for administering Kentucky's campaign finance laws will retire three days before the November 4 election.

School bookkeeper charged with embezzling funds

A former bookkeeper at Saint Gabriel the Archangel Church and School in Louisville has been charged with embezzling $83,191 in funds from the parish by means of wire fraud.

Louisville woman loses state fair blue ribbon

The Louisville woman whose prize-winning recipe for buttermilk pie featured a store-bought crust has lost her blue ribbon.

Bill seeks fairer treatment for black lung victims

Sens. Jay Rockefeller and Bob Casey are unveiling legislation aimed at ensuring fairer treatment for coal miners with black lung disease as they pursue benefits claims.

Kentucky nears full job recovery from recession

A state economist says Kentucky is on pace in the coming months to fully regain all the jobs lost during the Great Recession.

Ex-judge convicted of vote fraud disbarred

A former eastern Kentucky judge who pleaded guilty to charges alleging wide spread vote fraud has been permanently disbarred.

Grimes’ grandmother stars in new Senate ad

Alison Lundergan Grimes' grandmother has returned to the airwaves to help her granddaughter win public office.

New formula for funding higher-ed discussed

University presidents are meeting with Kentucky's Council on Postsecondary Education to try to come up with a new formula for funding higher education.