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The Newest "Star Wars" Film Opened Last Night

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"The Last Jedi" officially opens today but many diehard Star Wars fans rushed out to a screening last night. 

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NASA Discovers New Earth-like Planet

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NASA is celebrating Friday morning after groundbreaking artificial intelligence helped discover a new planet. 

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Secretary of State Tillerson Addresses UN on North Korea

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The United Nations Security Council met today to discuss North Korea and its recent missile test.  

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Last Minute Changes to GOP Tax Bill May Delay Vote

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Republicans are planning to unveil the language of the tax reform bill hashed out between House and Senate negotiators.  

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American Reacts to FCC Net Neutrality Ruling

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The Federal Communications Commission votes 3-2 to overturn net neutrality and America is reacting.

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KY Coalition Offering Discounted Safe Rides During Holidays

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A coalition led by the Kentucky Distillers Association is making sure you get home safely from those holiday outings.

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Barren County Fiscal Court Approves Needle Exchange Program

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The Barren County Fiscal Court approves the Needle Exchange Program, but it still has to be approved by one more entity.

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Warren County School Board Tables Redistricting Decision

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The Warren County school board delays the vote on redistricting plans for another month.

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A Very Special Tiny Tim For A Very Special "Christmas Carol"

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This year, a young actress is bringing a new twist to "A Christmas Carol" on a famous stage.

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Box Office Buzz for Friday December 15th

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Fans of the Force get an early Christmas present this week! 

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Georgia Zoo Celebrates Christmas

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Tis the season at Wild Adventures in Valdosta, Georgia. 

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Gift Suggestions for Mom

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Still holiday shopping? Here’s some gift ideas for Mom that she's sure to love.

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Holocaust Survivors Attend Hanukkah Ceremony in Jerusalem

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Three hundred Holocaust survivors attended a menorah lighting ceremony at the Western Wall in Jerusalem Thursday. 

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GOP Tax Bill In Trouble?

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In Washington Friday, it's a race to beat the clock on tax reform. 

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Georgia Uber Driver Charged with Sexual Assault

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Police in Georgia have charged an Uber driver with sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl.

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California Wildfires Claim Veteran Firefighter

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Northwest of Los Angeles, the Thomas fire continues to ravage southern California’s coastal mountains. 

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Charlottesville Driver Charged with 2nd Degree Murder

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The man accused of fatally driving his car through a crowd of protesters in Charlottesville in August appeared in court on Thursday. 

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Hart County Woman Indicted on Firearms Charges

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A Hart County woman is accused in a federal indictment of possessing 19 firearms while trafficking drugs 

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Nashville Toddler Wounded During Custody Exchange

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On Thursday night in north Nashville, a toddler suffers a gunshot wound to the leg. 

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Webster County Man Charged with Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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On Thursday, Kentucky State Police arrested Damien K. Belt of Blackford on charges related to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.  

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Holiday Shopping Season Tempts Thieves

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 Bowling Green has seen an increase in car break ins this holiday season.  

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Warning: Scammers Are Calling Claiming To Be Your Bank

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The Warren County Sheriff's Office has received complaints about a new scam. Scammers are calling and claiming to be with a local bank. The scammers ask the victim for the last 4 digits of their social security number and other personal information. The caller may sound professional, but they are not with the bank.  Always protect your identity and fiances. Please call the Warren County Sheriff's Office at 270-842-1633 if you have fallen victim to a phone scam. More>>

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Kentucky Lawmaker's Suicide Culmination of Prior Controversial Acts

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A Kentucky state lawmaker accused of molesting a teenager is dead from an apparent suicide. 

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The Nation Remembers Sandy Hook 5 Years Later

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Today marks five years since the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.  

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FCC Rolls Back Net Neutrality Rules in Controversial Vote

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The FCC has rolled back rules on net neutrality at a meeting in Washington Thursday.  

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Congress Readies New Tax Bill for President's Desk

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Congressional negotiators have reached a compromise for final passage of President Trump's tax reform plan. 

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Bowling Green Man To Police: I Stole The Car Because I Was Cold

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Bowling Green police arrest a man who says he stole a running car because he was cold and wanted to drive it around the block.

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Morgan Spurlock Confesses to History of Sexual Misconduct

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Declaring "I am part of the problem", Morgan Spurlock joins the list of public figures confessing to a history of sexual misconduct. 

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Olympic Torch Arrives in South Korea!

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The torch for the Pyongyang Winter Olympics has arrived in Sejong City, South Korea.

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Controversial Family Court Judge Mitchell Nance's Last Week in Office

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This Saturday marks the last day on the job for controversial Barren-Metlcafe County Family Court Judge Mitchell Nance and at least five are reportedly interested in taking over his position. Judge Nance issued an order in April stating he would not hear adoption cases involving same sex couples. The Kentucky Judicial Conduct Commission filed charges against him for the order and shortly after he announced his resignation with the final day being December 16th. According to the Gla... More>>

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Orphaned Sea Otter Pup Has a Home

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An orphaned sea otter pup finally has a home. 

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Injured Oregon Surfer Rescued by Coast Guard

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An injured surfer who was stranded on some rocks on the Oregon coast is rescued.

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Alabama Senators Respond to Recent Senate Race

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After a long and contentious Alabama Senate race, lawmakers on the Hill have been responding to the narrow victory of the Democratic candidate.

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Republican Tax Bill Almost a Reality

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It appears this morning the deal to change what you pay in taxes is almost done. 

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Cincinnati Bengals Star Gives Bikes to Ohio School

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Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones is giving back this holiday season. 

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Elizabethtown Man Arrested for Biting Neighbor's Face

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A Kentucky man faces serious charges after being accused of biting his neighbor's face. 

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Living Well: Video Games May Help with Social Skills

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People who struggle in social situations may find help in video games! 

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Preschool Christmas Pageant Becomes Baby Brawl

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Two preschoolers, one doll, and a nativity pageant – how could that go wrong?  

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WKU Football Team Prepares for the Cure Bowl

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WKU Football Bowl coverage sponsored by Nat’s Outdoor Sports, is coming from Orlando, Florida.

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Owensboro Distillery Honored by Distillery Association

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A western Kentucky distillery has quickly risen to the highest rank of "Heritage" member in the Kentucky Distiller's Association. 

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Kentucky State Rep. Accused of Molestation Commits Suicide

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 Kentucky State Representative Dan Johnson has commited suicide on a bridge in Mt. Washington. 

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American Hero Finally Laid to Rest After 74 Years

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It was a cold day, but that didn't stop veterans from standing outside the funeral home to honor an American hero. 

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WKU Police Investigating Rash of Vehicle Thefts on Campus

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The WKU Police Department is investigating a rash of vehicle thefts around campus and are asking for your help in identifying the suspects. 

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Marine Buried in Cave City 74 Years After Dying in Battle

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After 74 years, a marine is finally returning home to Cave City for a proper burial. 

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County School Board to Discuss Redistricting Plans

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If your child goes to school in the Warren County School District, listen up...the board will discuss redistricting plans this week. 

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Handy "Dad-Gets" Gift Ideas for the Holidays

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Whether it's a husband, father or friend - it isn't always easy to shop for the men in your life. 

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Alabama Senate Nominee Doug Jones has Won

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It went down to the wire, but in Alabama, Democrat Doug Jones pulled off the upset beating former judge Roy Moore by about 20,000 votes.

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BGPD Launches New Online Reporting System

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The Bowling Green Police Department just launched what they call an exciting new system allowing you to report crimes from the convenience of your own personal computer. 

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A Blind Fiddler from Kentucky Receives Grammy Nomination

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Being nominated for a Grammy is one of the highest honors someone in music can receive.  

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Indiana Cop Shot During DUI Arrest

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An Indiana State trooper is recovering from a gunshot wound following a traffic stop of a suspected drunk driver. 

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Democrat Doug Jones Apparent Winner over Roy Moore in Alabama Senate Race

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Democrat Doug Jones is the apparent winner over Republican Roy Moore in the Senate race in the deeply conservative state, according to an NBC News projection.

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Scammers Targeting Bowling Green Residents

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Next time you answer a call you may want to be cautious. 

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Keaton Jones, Bullying Victim, Still in Spotlight

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An east Tennessee middle- schooler is speaking after an emotional Facebook video where he talks about being bullied. 

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Transgender People Will Be Able to Enlist in Military Next Year

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On Monday, Pentagon officials report to the Associated Press that transgender people will be able to enlist in the military the first of the year despite the presidents opposition. This comes after Trump's ordered ban suffers more legal setbacks, including three federal courts ruling against it--the latest one on Monday. Potential transgender recruits will have to overcome a lengthy and strict set of physical, medical, and mental conditions that could still make it difficult to enli... More>>

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Hanukkah Begins Tonight!

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Today marks the first day of the Jewish holiday, Hanukkah! 

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San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee Dies Tuesday

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Flags are flying at half-mast in San Francisco Tuesday to honor the city's Mayor Edwin Lee, who passed away just after 1am local time.

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New Yorkers Resume Busy Transit One Day After Bomb Scare

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Under the watchful eye of the NYPD, commuters were back in the underground walkway this morning where the botched explosion took place.   

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14 Indicted in Logan County Drug Investigation

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The South Central Kentucky Drug Task Force along with other local, state, and federal agencies served 14 criminal indictments on Friday. 

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Alabama Senate Candidates Vote in Neck-to-Neck Election

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Alabama voters are going to the polls for a special election that's caught the attention of the nation. 

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Pentagon Announces Transgender People May Enlist Next Year

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On Monday, Pentagon officials reported to the Associated Press that transgender people will be able to enlist in the military on the first of the year, despite the President’s opposition. 

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Task Force Arrest Thirteen in Multi-Agency Drug Bust

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The South Central Kentucky Drug Task Force, along with other local, state and federal agencies, served 14 criminal indictments on Friday and arrested 13 individuals. 

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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Dead at 65

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Edwin M. Lee, the 43rd mayor of San Francisco passed away this morning.

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Man Wanted in Texas is Arrested in Murray

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A man wanted in Texas on human trafficking charges was arrested in Murray on Monday. 

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Congressional Christmas Critters Storm Capitol Hill

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It's one of the hottest Christmas parties in the nation's capital. 

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Tennessee Boy Responds to Viral Bullying Video

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An east Tennessee boy who shared his story of being bullied at school said he's been surprised by the outpouring of support in response to his viral video. 

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NYC Subway Attack Heightens Security in City

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There's heightened security across New York this morning after an immigrant detonated a pipe bomb in the subway tunnel during rush hour. 

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Is Alabama Ready for the Senate Election?

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It is election day in Alabama and all eyes are on that hotly contested Senate race. 

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California Man Decorates Burned Homes with Christmas Lights

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One California man has taken it upon himself to bring holiday cheer back to a fire-ravaged neighborhood.  

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Virginia's Wintergreen Resort is Ready for the Winter Season!

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The Wintergreen Resort in Virginia is firing up the snow guns as it preps to open. 

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Living Well: Take Care of Your Back When You're Pregnant!

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A good chiropractor could ease tension and pain through adjustments, but how do pregnant women benefit? 

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How Can You Get Cheaper Airfare for the Holidays?

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If you are getting ready to travel for the holidays but haven't yet booked your flight, travel experts say there's still time to find deals. The key is avoiding peak travel days.

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Winter Weather has Arrived in the South!

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A winter storm dropped more than a foot of snow on parts of western North Carolina. 

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Watch Out for Deer During Winter Driving!

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A sheriff's office in Minnesota is warning drivers about the dangers of deer and releasing dramatic dash cam video to make their point. 

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State GOP Lawmaker Asked to Resign Due to Sexual Assault Allegations

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The Kentucky Republican Party is calling on a GOP state lawmaker to resign following allegations of sexual assault. 

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High Speed Chase Through Two Counties Ends In Police Standoff

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We now know who was behind the wheel that led police on a high speed chase through two counties, that ended with a police standoff outside a home on Nashville Road. 

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Muhlenberg County Constable Arrested, Assisted in Inmates Escape

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Officials say the Muhlenberg County Constable is in jail after helping an inmate escape from custody. 

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Assault Report Leads Police to "Extremely Intoxicated" Male, Armed with Butcher Knife

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An assault report leads Cave City Police to an allegedly "extremely intoxicated" male armed with a butcher knife. 

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Man Charged Possibly Faces the Death Penalty

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A Munfordville man charged regarding the death of a man whose body was found in the trunk of his car could face the death penalty if convicted. 

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Man Charged With Kidnapping His Wife & Leading Police On High Speed Chase

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Through the investigation police discovered Doss was under the influence of Methamphetamine, in possession of a large knife, and was holding his wife captive in the vehicle during the pursuit. 

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Cold Weather Can Leave Your Car on the Side of the Road

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The cold weather affects your car and you may not notice until it's too late. 

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Parents Arrested After 3-Month-Old Suffers Head Injury

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Janet Lucas and Felipa Lucas of Beaver Dam, were arrested and charged with Criminal Abuse 1st Child under 12. 

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California Firefighters Continue to Battle Multiple Wildfires

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Firefighters are battling the Lilac fire in San Diego County. The largest blaze is the Thomas fire in Ventura County, north of Los Angeles. 

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Civil Rights Leaders Angry over President's Attendance at Civil Rights Museum Opening

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President Trump heads to Mississippi this weekend to speak at the opening of a new civil rights museum. However, his visit is triggering an angry backlash. 

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Two Congress Members Announce Retirements Due to Sexual Harassment Claims

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Two lawmakers announced their resignation from Congress Thursday amidst allegations of sexual misconduct.  

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Over 1,000 Students Graduate From The Hill This Weekend

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It's the most wonderful time of the year! No, not the holidays... college graduation! 

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Video: Unwatered Live Christmas Tree Goes Up in Flames

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Most houses are lit up with lights on Christmas, but if you have a real tree inside your home, without proper care your whole house could become lit on fire. 

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Former Ky Officer Pleads Not Guilty in Sexual Misconduct Charge

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A former Kentucky police officer has pleaded not guilty to charges that he agreed to not arrest a woman if she would have sex with him.

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Three Ducklings "Play Through" at the Joburg Open Golf Tournament

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A trio of baby birds stole the show Thursday at golf's Joburg Open in Johannesburg, South Africa. 

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Box Office Buzz for Weekend of 12/9/17

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It was one of biggest controversies in the history of sports. In 1994, American figure skater Nancy Kerrigan was attacked before taking the ice at the U.S. Championships.  

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President Trump Heads South to Campaign for Alabama Senate Nominee Roy Moore

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President Trump heads to Florida today to campaign for Alabama Senate nominee Roy Moore. 

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California Wildfires Continue to Ravage State

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The past 24 hours saw two more major wildfires break out in southern California, bringing the total number to 6. 

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Snow Already Falling in Texas

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Parts of south Texas were looking like a winter wonderland on Thursday. 

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Southeast Prepares for Possible Winter Storms

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An overnight freeze and a wet weekend forecast has crews out in the Southeast preparing for a rare winter storm. 

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Indiana Woman Charged with Setting Hart County Fire

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An Indiana woman is charged with setting fire to a Hart County home in December 2016. 

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Forensic Teams in Logan County After Human Skull Discovery

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Kentucky State Police, the Logan County Sheriff, Logan County Coroner, Madisonville Medical Examiner, and a team from the Forensic Anthropology Center of Tennessee are conducting the investigation to find the rest of the remains.  

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Barren Fiscal Court Committee Supports Needle Exchange Program

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On Tuesday November 21st, The Barren County Fiscal Court opened discussion on the Syringe Exchange Program, but the vote was put on pause.

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Sen. Al Franken Announces Resignation Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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Minnesota Senator Al Franken announces his resignation amid sexual misconduct allegations. 

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74 Years Later A Marine is Finally Returning Home

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After 74 years a Marine is finally returning home. Albert Strange died during World War II in 1943 and his remains were finally identified in October 2017. 

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Barbourville Teen Builds Roller Coaster

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A high school teen has built not his first but his second roller coaster in his grandparents back yard. As a freshman Logan took a carpentry class and fell in love…what happened after the class became his passion.  

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Marine Killed During WWII Identified 74 Years Later, Set to be Buried in Cave City

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The remains of a  World War II Marine killed during battle have been identified and he is now set to have a proper burial in Cave City this month--74 years later. Marine Corps Reserve Pfc. Albert Strange will be buried in Cave City on December 13th. In November 1943, Strange was assigned to Company E, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marines, 2nd Marine Division, which landed against stiff Japanese resistance on the small island of Betio in the Tarawa Atoll of the Gilbert Islands, in an at...

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Hart County Arson Investigation

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 The Grand Jury charged Wright with one county of Arson and six counts of Wanton Endangerment.  

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Man Hospitalized After Striking a Tree Head-On

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Right now, a man is suffering from serious injuries at a Nashville hospital after striking a tree head on this morning.

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Possible Human Skull Found in Logan County

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Kentucky State Police confirmed Tuesday afternoon a skull was found in a remote area off Willow Pond Road in Logan County.  

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Pulaski County Man Charged With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

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Kentucky State Police arrested 73-year-old, Derek R. George, on charges related to possession of matter portraying sexual performance by a minor.  

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Russian Olympic Team Banned from 2018 Winter Olympics

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Russia will no longer be allowed to participate in this year's 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea after being found guilty of systemic doping. 

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Person of Interest in Barren Co. Shooting In Custody

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The person of interest in a Barren County shooting is now in custody. 

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Computer Hackers are Trying to Get Into Your Wallet

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A warning for when you open that next email, it could be hackers trying to get into your wallet.  

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Arrest Made in Armed Robbery near Prince Hookah Lounge

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A scary situation outside of a Bowling Green hookah lounge Saturday--a man sticks a handgun through the window of a parked car, demanding the passengers money and cellphones. 

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WKU Baseball: Hilltoppers Announce Eight New Signings for the 2018-19 Class

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Western Kentucky Baseball announced yesterday that they have added eight players to the program for the 2018-2019 season.

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KSP: Tips for Traveling in Winter Weather

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It's getting to be about that time--winter weather is creeping up! There's a possibility SOKY may see it's first dusting of snow this weekend and Kentucky State Police are offering up a few helpful tips to remember when traveling this season. 

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BGPD Asks for Help Identifying Robbery Suspect

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A man robbed a Bowling Green gas station in early November. Now, police have that footage and are asking for your help identifying him. 

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Fugitive and Former Kentucky Lawyer Found

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Fugitive and former eastern Kentucky lawyer, Eric Conn, has been arrested.

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19-Year-Old Dies After Tragic ATV Accident In Adair County

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A 19-year-old lost her life Saturday after a tragic ATV accident. WNKY News' Cecilia Herrell went deep into Adair County to find out what led to the teen's death.  

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WKU Women's Basketball: Raneem Elgedawy Earns Conference USA Freshman of the Week Honors

Elgedway notched her first career double-double against Evansville. Elgedway notched her first career double-double against Evansville.
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WKU Women's Hoops Freshman earns conference honors for second time in three weeks. 

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WKU Offers Stress Relief For Finals Week

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Finals week is underway here at Western Kentucky University where stress levels of students and teachers are extremely high…

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KY Burglar Found Eating Ice Cream and Drinking Milk in Kitchen

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A Kentucky man is facing burglary charges after being found in the kitchen with a mouth full of ice cream and milk.

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U.S and South Korea Launched a Massive Combined Air Force Exercise

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Hundreds of aircraft including two dozen stealth jets began training Monday as the United States and South Korea launched a massive combined Air Force exercise. 

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Living Well: Breast Density Check-Ups for Cancer

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It's important to know that having dense breasts doesn't necessarily mean you have breast cancer, but having denser breast tissue may increase your risk for cancer. A new law is set to go into effect soon in Iowa, aimed at helping women detect breast cancer earlier. It will require doctors who perform mammograms to inform women of their breast density. Kellie Leasure, who is battling metastatic cancer, says "Everybody knows about breast cancer. It's like an epidemic. What I wan... More>>

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WKU Men's Basketball: Hilltoppers Extend Winning Streak After Win Over Wright State

WKU is currently on a four game win streak. WKU is currently on a four game win streak.
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Western Kentucky Men's Basketball moves to 6-2 on the season after 78-60 win over Wright State on Saturday afternoon. 

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WKU Football Team to Play in the Cure Bowl

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Western Kentucky University's Football Team will be traveling to Orlando, Florida to play in the Cure Bowl. 

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Christmas Parades Throughout South Central Kentucky

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Christmas parades were everywhere this weekend and your WNKY News crew was in the parade and on the sidelines to catch a glimpse of all the holiday spirit. 

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CVS to Buy Aetna in $69 Billion Deal

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CVS is buying the insurance giant Aetna in a $69 billion deal. 

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UPDATE: Horse Cave Fatal Fire Investigation

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 The Medical Examiner has identified the victim as 20-year-old William L. Chase of Rushville, Indiana. 

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Man Dies After Crash in Adair County

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Kentucky State Police received information that, Danny Helm, of Columbia died Saturday afternoon.

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Ky Attorney Allegedly Lost 1.6 Million Gambling, Charged with Embezzling from Clients

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A Kentucky attorney is charged with embezzling from clients to pay gambling losses exceeding 1.6 million dollars. 

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Can Weight Loss Reduce Cancer Risk?

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A first of its kind study suggests the world needs to lose weight to prevent cancer.

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High Speed KSP Pursuit Results in Crash and Arrest

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Kentucky State Police were in a high speed pursuit Thursday morning when the driver they were attempting to pull-over crashed. Now, he's in jail and the two passengers are in the hospital. Troopers say they attempted to make contact with a suspicious vehicle parked at the Econo Lodge on Scottsville rd. when it fled the parking lot at a high rate of speed. Trooper Jonathan Downs activated his emergency equipment in attempts to stop the vehicle, but it continued on to I-65 northbound... More>>

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Senate Republicans Hope to Pass Tax Reform Bill Today

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Senate Republicans are hoping to pass their tax reform bill by the end of Friday.

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Criminal Charges Filed Against Flynn

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The Justice Department has filed criminal charges in its Russia investigation against former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

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Man Pleads Guilty to Bowling Green Murder

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A man accused of murdering a Bowling Green man plead guilty Thursday morning. 

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Box Office Review: December 1, 2017

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We are in the thick of the holiday movie season, but it's not all big-budget blockbusters. Films angling for award-show glory also debut around this time of year. 

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Jim Nabors, TV's "Gomer Pyle", Has Died

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Entertainer Jim Nabors has died at his home in Hawaii after declining health. 

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Congress Prepares to Debate the President's Tax Bill

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Senate Republicans are scrambling this morning to get the votes to pass their tax cut bill. 

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Landmark Association of Bowling Green's Annual Christmas Tour

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Eight historic buildings will open their doors Sunday to the public for the "Landmark Association of Bowling Green's Annual Christmas Tour". 

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Murder Charges Filed by KSP in Missing Man Case

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Kentucky State Police announce charges have been filed in the murder case of a missing man. 

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Scottsville Man Shot Multiple Times

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Late Thursday night, the Scottsville Police Department received a call about a shooting. 

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Warren County High Speed Pursuit Leads to Arrest

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On Thursday around 10 a.m. KSP observed a suspicious vehicle parked at the Econo Lodge on Scottsville Road in Bowling Green. 

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UPDATE: Baby Found Unresponsive Autopsy Released

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In October we told you about a four month old baby found unresponsive in a Russellville home. WNKY News' Cecilia Herrell has been following the case and found out what happened to this sweet innocent child.  

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KSP Arrests Man in Connection to 2016 Murder & Kidnapping

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UPDATE: On Thursday Kentucky State Police detectives have arrested a Daviess County man in connection to the kidnapping and murder of Tromain Mackall. 

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High Speed Chase on I-65 Ends in Major Accident on Louisville Road

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High speed police chase along I-65 ends in a major accident along Louisville Road in front of NorthGate Plaza.

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Bowling Green Gentleman's Club Burglarized

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Bowling Green Police responded to a burglary alarm at Tattle Tails Gentleman's Club on early Tuesday morning.

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Glasgow Police Warn of Phone Scam

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Glasgow police are warning residents of a phone scam where the caller identifies themselves as a police officer. They say the caller will then tell the person on the other line that they, or a family member, have an active arrest warrant issued for failure to appear in court.  The caller tells them the warrant will be dismissed if they just send an electronic payment, such as a gift card. If you receive any calls like this one, call the Glasgow Police Department at (270) 651-6... More>>

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Living Well: Joint Replacement Surgery Out Patient Care

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Joint replacement surgery used to mean several days of recovery in a hospital. Not anymore. 

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KSP Charges Man With Incest

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Kentucky State Police have charged a Fordsville man with incest after a two month investigation. 

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UPDATE: Rene Boucher's Pre-Trial Conference Postponed

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The pre-trial conference for Rene Boucher has been postponed until December 19, 2017 at 1:30pm. 

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Santa is in Town!

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Are you on the naughty or nice list? Santa is in town! He stopped by the Historic Railpark and WNKY News' Cecilia Herrell got to talk with the jolly man himself. 

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Sen. Paul Speaks Out About Assault by Neighbor

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The assault case against Senator Rand Paul progresses tomorrow in court, and on Tuesday, he gave his first on-air media interview since the attack. Rene Boucher pled "not guilty" to fourth-degree assault earlier this month. The pre-trial conference is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Both parties will meet before a trial judge, discuss any evidence, and either settle the case or begin preparations for the trial. Boucher is accused of attacking the senator in the yard o... More>>

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Are Your Christmas Trees Costing More Green?

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Buying a Christmas tree this year will cost you more green.  

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Local Christmas Parades This Weekend!

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It's time for Christmas parades in south-central Kentucky!

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President Trump Rallies Support for His Tax Plan

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President Trump hits the road to St. Charles, Missouri today to rally support for tax reform.  He will try to sell the American public on the virtues of the tax reform bill making its way through Congress.   

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North Korea Launches Latest Intercontinental Missile Wednesday

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North Korea claims it now has a missile that could reach anywhere in the U.S., including Washington, DC. The rogue nation launched its latest intercontinental ballistic missile Wednesday.  

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Matt Lauer Fired from NBC News

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NBC’s Matt Lauer is the latest high-profile media personality to lose his job over allegations of sexual misconduct. 

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Senator Rand Paul Speaks Out about Neighbor's Assault

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Senator Rand Paul’s assault case progresses Thursday in court, and on Tuesday, he gave his first on-air media interview since the attack. 

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Ky Man Accused of Threatening Prosecutor Goes to Trial

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The trial against a Jefferson County man who allegedly threatened the life of a local prosecutor begins today. Kenneth Brown, 35, is facing one count of intimidating a participant in the legal process and a second-degree persistent felony offender charge for allegedly threatening to kill Jefferson County Assistant Commonwealth Attorney, Kristi Gray, during an Oldham County court appearance in October 2016. Gray had successfully convicted Brown of murder in 2012. The solicitation to...

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Cave City Woman Arrested, Found Behind AC Unit Intoxicated

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A Cave City woman is in jail after police discovered her hiding behind an air conditioning unit outside of a strangers home where she then attempted to strike an officer.

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Breaking News: Matt Lauer Fired from NBC

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As we went on the air this morning, we received breaking news that NBC’s Matt Lauer has been fired. 

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Las Vegas Hotel Introduces Robot 'Ambassador'

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At the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on the Las Vegas strip, you might be surprised at who greets you at the door. 

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Tampa Police Arrest Suspect in Fatal Shootings

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Tampa police announced late Tuesday night they have made an arrest in the string of fatal shootings in the Seminole Heights neighborhood.

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