Category Archives: National News

Explosions at Finish Line of Boston Marathon [Updated Tuesday, 11:57 a.m.]

Two bombs went off today at the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon. President Obama said, “We still do not know who did this or why.”  There is still no suspect, according to Boston police commissioner Edward Davis’s latest … Continue reading

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Dozens Gather Downtown Lexington In Support Of Immigration Reform

Dozens of immigrants and supporters crowded Triangle Park Wednesday morning in an effort to pressure Kentucky lawmakers to support an “Immigration Reform With Dignity,” as the rally was titled. Among the speakers at the rally were students, professors, immigration attorneys, … Continue reading

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Renting Your Own Personal Runway

Rent the Runway. The name speaks for itself. Women no loner have to compromise their love of fashion for a fashionable bank account. Names such as Herve Leger, Lilly Pulitzer and Tibi all grace the homepage of RTR…but for the … Continue reading

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Will Superstorm Sandy affect the election?

By Kelly Adams Hurricane Sandy devastated the eastern coast last week leaving millions without power days before one of the closest elections in history. The question is, will this superstorm help decide our next president? According to the Washington Post, … Continue reading

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Election Armageddon: Repeat of Bush v. Gore?

The nation heads out to vote on Tuesday for their choice of President, the winner may not be known for a while after Election Day is over. With such a tie race, according to polls, a tie in the Electoral … Continue reading

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UK student/small business owner represents minority by supporting Obama

This year the economy has been a hot topic for the election, more so than any other presidential election with the exception of 1932 in the midst of the Great depression that ruined the image and promises of incumbent President … Continue reading

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Prescription drug summit with Kentucky leaders draws to a close

Top health leaders from Kentucky have been meeting in Florida this week with the goal of ending prescription drug abuse and trafficking. The National Rx Drug Abuse Summit, which comes to a close today in Orlando, was organized by the … Continue reading

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