Daily Archive: December 10, 2012

Dec 10

Residents concerned over plans to construct a new apartment building

Plans to construct a new apartment building in Lexington are not sitting well with all of the residents in the neighborhood. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Dec 10

New Kennedy Bridge in Garrard County Coming Soon

     Drivers who cross the Kennedy Bridge on Highway 152 across Herrington Lake could soon have a new  bridge to drive over in a couple of years.      The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will hold a public meeting at Burgin Elementary School on Thursday at 5pm to show the public their designs for the bridge and …

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Dec 10

Facebook says some users briefly kept from site

Facebook says some users were briefly unable to access the site because of a technical glitch. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Dec 10

A Family Asks For Financial Help To Bury A Loved One

Authorities said a 22-year old Franklin County woman died Friday night following a one-vehicle accident. Now, Courtney Bryant’s family is making a plea for help in order to lay her to rest. Authorities said the accident happened on I-64 around 10:30on Friday evening. On scene, they found Bryant partially ejected from her car. Her boyfriend …

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Dec 10

Court Says Health Board Can Enact Smoking Ban

LOUISVILLE (AP) – The state Court of Appeals has ruled that the Bullitt County Board of Health can enact a smoking ban without lawmakers’ support. The Bullitt County Board of Health wanted a smoking ban in all public places, including restaurants, bars and some outside venues, but the fiscal court and eight cities in the …

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Dec 10

Judge: Strauss-Kahn, NYC Hotel Maid Settle Suit

NEW YORK (AP) – Former International Monetary Fund leader Dominique Strauss-Kahn and a New York City hotel maid have signed a settlement of her sexual-assault lawsuit. A judge announced the deal on Monday. The amount is confidential. The lawsuit stemmed from a May 2011 hotel suite encounter. It also spurred criminal charges, forced Strauss-Kahn’s resignation …

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Dec 10

Prosecutor Seeks Info From Ky. Sheriff In Murder Case

LOUISVILLE. (AP) – A western Kentucky sheriff offering his own reward money in three unsolved murders is being asked to show up in court and hand over his file in one of the deaths. Commonwealth’s Attorney G.L. Ovey filed a motion for subpoena last week requesting Trigg County Sheriff Ray Burnam to appear in circuit …

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Dec 10

Some Of The Stories You’ll See Tonight On LEX 18 News At 11…December 10, 2012

Tonight on LEX 18 News at 11… A family’s plight after a young mother died in a car wreck. Also, as freezing temperatures settle in after days of rain, Courtney Fischer looks at the problems the weather causes for the homeless. And more about the murder suspect who decided to turn himself in at the …

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Dec 10

News Summary: Ford Escape, Fusion Recall

THE VEHICLES: About 89,000 Ford Escape small SUVs and Fusion midsize cars from the 2013 model year equipped with 1.6-liter turbocharged engines. THE PROBLEM: A computer-controlled valve can let coolant into the engine, and in rare cases it can become trapped and overheat. That can cause a gasket to blow, spilling coolant or oil onto …

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Dec 10

Sandy Causes Record Drop In NJ Casino Revenues

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) – Superstorm Sandy led to the biggest monthly drop in casino revenue in the 34-year history of legalized gambling in Atlantic City, N.J. Closures due to the storm sent Atlantic City’s casino revenue plunging nearly 28 percent in November. The casinos closed on Oct. 28, the day before the storm hit, …

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