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Tokyo Olympics officially postponed until 2021

The Tokyo Olympics have been officially postponed until 2021.

Vigil held to remember mother turned gun violence activist

A vigil was held in honor of Anita Franklin, a mother turned gun violence activist who was well-known in the Lexington area.

Quarantine ruling: Russia sends woman back after she escapes

A Russian court has ordered a woman who escaped from a virus quarantine to return back to the hospital.

Experts seek answers behind constant quakes in Puerto Rico

Seismologists in Puerto Rico are studying recently buried sensors they hope will reveal answers about constant earthquakes.

Suspected jihadists strike Niger military; 25 soldiers dead

Officials in Niger say Islamic militants have carried out another large attack on the country's military, leaving 25 soldiers and 63 jihadists dead.

Combat veteran, veterans group leader gives perspective on Iran

Veteran's Club president, Jeremy Harrell, says he's had veterans reaching out to him wanting to come out of retirement, to re-enlist.

Iran launches missiles at US military facilities in Iraq: US official

Multiple missiles have been launched at Iraq from Iran targeting American military facilities, according to a U.S. official.

Activists in Lexington join in nationwide anti-war protests

The Lexington Democratic Socialists of America rallied in protest of a potential war Sunday afternoon at the Fayette County Courthouse.

15 killed, 66 hurt after plane crashes in Kazakhstan

A Kazakhstan plane with 98 people aboard has crashed shortly after takeoff early Friday, killing at least 15 people.

Santa’s on his way, NORAD tracker keeps tabs

Keep up with Santa with NORAD tracker!

Hip-hop artist delivers coats to needy children

Hip-hop artist Devine Carama is delivering coats to children across central and eastern Kentucky.