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Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

In back-to-back votes against Saudi Arabia, the Senate delivered an unusual rebuke of President Donald Trump’s response to the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and signaled new skepticism from Capitol Hill toward the longtime Middle East ally.

Why you should consider volunteering on Thanksgiving

Volunteering is a turkey day tradition for many families, but if it's something you're trying to make a new tradition, it can be hard to know where to start.

Trump defies calls to punish crown prince for writer’s death

President Donald Trump has declared he will not further punish Saudi Arabia for the murder of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi — making clear in an exclamation-filled statement that the benefits of good relations with the kingdom outweigh the possibility its crown prince ordered the killing.

Trump pressed to levy harsh US response to Khashoggi killing

President Donald Trump faces increasing pressure to take tougher measures against Saudi Arabia over the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi.

Saudi king, crown prince call slain writer Khashoggi’s son

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman called the son of Jamal Khashoggi, the kingdom announced early Monday, to express condolences for the death of the journalist killed at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul by officials that allegedly included a member of the royal’s entourage.

Turkey, Saudis to jointly inspect consulate

The inspection is taking place nearly two weeks after Jamal Khashoggi disappeared there.

Saudi delegation in Turkey for talks on missing writer

Anadolu Agency said Friday that the delegation would hold talks with Turkish officials over the weekend.

Iran, Russia, Turkey presidents meet in summit

Syrian pro-government media reported that nine civilians have been killed by shells fired from rebel areas south of the province of Idlib on a government-held town.

Shots fired at gate of US Embassy in Turkey, but no one hurt

Unknown attackers fired shots at a security booth outside the U.S. Embassy in Turkey’s capital early Monday, but U.S. officials said no one was hurt.

Turkey calls US threats over pastor unacceptable

Turkey says it's unacceptable for the United States to threaten sanctions over a detained American pastor.

Lexington restaurant hosts turkey fry for charity

One Lexington restaurant was open today frying up hundreds of turkeys for people's Thanksgiving feasts.

Thawing a Turkey – UK Extension

Just in time for Christmas dinner prep, Martha Yount, from the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension, comes to the studio to talk about properly thawing a turkey.

Lexington shoppers get head start on Black Friday deals

Hopefully, you are starting to wake up from your turkey coma. Some people skipped the feast on Thanksgiving, choosing instead to wait in line at their favorite stores for pre-Black Friday deals.

Tips to avoid talking politics at the Thanksgiving table

Even though the President-elect called for unity in a Thanksgiving message Wednesday, many people getting ready to celebrate the holiday are nervous about talking politics with their families after an extremely divisive election.

Coup underway in Turkey

Military units have attempted an uprising in Turkey, the country's prime minister told a Turkish broadcaster.

AAA: Record travel & increased security expected during 4th of July Weekend

43-million Americans will travel this Independence Day weekend, according to AAA. That will make it the highest 4th of July travel volume on record.

Kentucky man returning from Istanbul after terror attacks

Wednesday morning Kentucky native Seth Collins boarded a flight at a smaller Istanbul airport -- just 12 hours after suicide bombers targeted the Istanbul Atatark Airport.

28 Dead in Terrorist Attack at Istanbul Airport

At least 10 people have been killed and 20 others injured following two blasts at an international airport in Istanbul, Turkey, according to a government official.

Turkey carries out airstrikes after deadly bombing in Ankara

Turkey's air force hit Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq on Monday, hours after a suicide car bombing in the capital killed 37 people and heightened tensions with the militants.

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Competition demonstrates unique ideas, projects.

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UPDATE: Second man charged in fatal Speigle Street shooting

Two days after, a man was shot and killed on Speigle Street in Lexington, another man has been charged.