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Ill. board of education moves forward with 'seal of biliteracy'

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The new initiative will grant students who have mastered two or more languages a "seal of biliteracy" on their degrees. More>>

More than 30 teens escape from Nashville detention center

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Two were captured immediately and others were found overnight. Some were found by authorities, others turned themselves in, and still others were turned in by their families. More>>

Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

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An Internet video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group, which called it retribution for continued U.S. airstrikes in Iraq. More>>

Mayfield planning Vietnam memorial

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The city will hold a special commemorative service on September 19 at Mayfield's Harmon Park, where Vietnam veterans are encouraged to attend.
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Paducah Power reschedules presentation before city commission

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Paducah Power System will not be making a scheduled presentation at Tuesday night's meeting of the city commission. More>>

Netflix unveils new way to share recommendations

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Netflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends.   
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100,000 Likes Tablet Giveaway winners - September 1-5 Video included

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University offering award to honor Ky. nurses

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You can nominate a registered nurse who works in Kentucky by submitting a 300-word essay describing the nurse's impact on someone. More>>

Six Things to Know: September 2 Video included

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Today's Six Things includes the results of the latest Bluegrass Poll's questions about Sen. Rand Paul.
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Southern Illinois drainage tax proposed

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If several levee and drainage districts have their way, Local 6 viewers in southern Illinois could see higher property taxes. More>>

A local woman finds freedom from addiction Video included

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A local woman said finding total freedom is possible, even for addicts who have been told there's no cure for their disease.
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Political speeches after Labor Day parade Video included

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Kentucky candidates vying for votes marched down Broadway in Paducah's Labor Day Parade. Hundreds of families turned out for the fun, and to hear what the candidates say is their focus. More>>

State police to monitor bridge after weight limit change Video included

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If you use Highway 60 through Livingston County, Kentucky, you should be on the lookout for some changes to the Cumberland River Bridge. More>>

Marshall County family loses everything in a house fire Video included

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Imagine everything you own going up in flames.
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President says, "America deserves a raise."

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President Barack Obama says he'll press Congress to raise the minimum wage in the same way he courted his wife — never taking no for an answer.
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Illinoisans to start applying for medical marijuana

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One unanswered question about a new state law legalizing medical marijuana is just how many Illinoisans will actually ask for permission to use it. More>>

US Supreme Court to weigh Kentucky case next month

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The U.S. Supreme Court will consider on Sept. 29 whether to take the case of a former soldier sentenced to death for killing three children and attacking a woman in southwestern Kentucky. More>>

Military survivor organization wants boots

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A group working on behalf of the families of soldiers is seeking military boots in any condition to represent fallen soldiers. More>>

Earthquake felt over holiday weekend

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An earthquake hit western Tennessee Sunday evening. More>>

Convenience Store Suspects Found

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The two suspects the Union City Police Department have been looking for in connection with an August 13th convenience store robbery have been found. More>>

Berea to hold public meeting on gay rights law

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The city of Berea has scheduled two meetings in September to discuss a proposed city law that bans discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
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Dad creates app to keep kids out of hot car

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A Franklin father of three has created a smartphone app that reminds parents not to leave their children in a hot car.
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49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

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Police in Northern California say San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald has been arrested on domestic violence charges.
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Fire department installs fridges on fire trucks to help keep volunteers hydrated

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A local fire department in Marshall County, Kentucky installed a new tool to help keep them hydrated while performing rescue and recovery efforts.
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Corvette Museum to completely fill in sinkhole

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A massive sinkhole that swallowed eight sports cars won't be a permanent attraction at the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky.
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Carbondale police investigating a string of armed robberies

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The Carbondale Police Department responded to two more armed robberies Friday evening and early Saturday morning.
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Load Limit Change on US 60 Cumberland River Bridge

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Following analysis of the most recent inspection of the US 60 Cumberland River Bridge at Smithland, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has adjusted the maximum load limit for the bridge structure.
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Local KY school chosen for ‘Close the Deal’

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Lieutenant Governor Jerry Abramson today joined state and local business and education leaders to launch the third round and tout the success of “Close the Deal,” a yearlong initiative that challenges high school seniors to pursue additional education after graduation. More>>

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