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Authorities investigate W.Va. shooting

MAHER, W.Va. — An arrest was made early Tuesday morning in the shooting death of a former Martin County resident whose body was found in a Mingo County, W. ...subscribers>>

Ex-Johnson sheriff's employee indicted

PAINTSVILLE — Thirteen people were indicted last Wednesday by the Johnson County Grand Jury, including a former Johnson County sheriff's employee charged with theft. ...subscribers>>

Lawrence County beats Raceland on Senior Night

LOUISA — Lawrence County pulled away to defeat visiting Raceland 10-2 in a late-season high school baseball game Thursday night. ...subscribers>>
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Diving play

JOHNSON CENTRALS' BLAKE Gamble (#8) made the play on Paintsville's diving Ben Daniels (#19) in the first round of the 57th District Baseball Tournament at Magoffin County Monday night. ...subscribers>>

Summer Food Service Program to be offered at 14 locations in Lawrence County

Many school systems in Eastern Kentucky have participated in the Summer Feeding Program, which provides meals for children when they are out of school. ...subscribers>>
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Bluegrass Gospel Group of the Year

LIVING WATER, consisting of Shona Wilks Smith, Betty Bartlett and Ken Adams, has been chosen as the 2016 Christian Voice Fan Awards Horizon Bluegrass Gospel Group of the year. ...subscribers>>
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Guzan pushes struggles aside, puts focus on starting for US
DALLAS (AP) — Brad Guzan wants to put a rough Premier League season behind him and take a break from uncertainty over his club future...
Oregon mayor places police chief on leave after shooting
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland mayor has placed Portland Police Chief Larry O'Dea on paid administrative leave after information emerged that the chief may have misled an investigator about his involvement in an accidental shooting while hunting in eastern Oregon...
Police find bodies believed to be missing Washington couple
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — For six weeks, authorities said a missing Washington state couple had been slain...
In final drive, Obama seeks better relations with US foes
WASHINGTON (AP) — In his final stretch as president, Barack Obama is driving the United States toward friendlier relations with longstanding adversaries, working to consign bitter enmities with Vietnam, Iran, Cuba and Myanmar to the history books...
Report: Some incorrect prisoner releases due to staff error
WASHINGTON (AP) — Staff error resulted in 152 federal inmates being freed after their correct release dates between 2009 and 2014, including three who spent more than an extra year behind bars, according to a report released Tuesday by the Justice Department watchdog...
'The Shield' actor taunted and shot dead wife, court told
US actor Michael Jace gunned down his wife in front of their children at their Los Angeles home after taunting her over her request for a divorce, a court heard...
No sign of EgyptAir plane technical problems before takeoff: sources
By Lin Noueihed and Tim Hepher CAIRO/PARIS (Reuters) - The EgyptAir jet that disappeared last week did not show technical problems before taking off from Paris, sources within the Egyptian investigation committee said late on Tuesday...
Craig Sager to receive Jimmy V Perseverance Award at ESPYS
Craig Sager keeps a copy of Jim Valvano's 1993 ESPYS speech on his phone. He would play it back sometimes during those long days in the hospital receiving treatment for leukemia...