Daily Archive: January 1, 2013

Jan 01

Obama lauds House vote on ‘fiscal cliff’

President Barack Obama says an effort to change the nation’s tax code that is too skewed toward the wealthy has been achieved with the “fiscal cliff” deal approved in Congress. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Jan 01

Drier, But Cooler Air Moving In

Update: Fog is greatly reducing visibilities across portions of Kentucky. At the midnight hour, visibility has been reduced to a quarter mile in Jackson and down to 3 miles in Lexington. Use extra caution and slow down if you need to head out tonight or early Wednesday morning.__________________________________________________________________________________ Light rain is trying to push into …

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Jan 01

Update: Assault Suspect’s Mother Speaks Out

Curtis Flora’s mom said this isn’t the way she planned on bringing in the new year. “I don’t know what’s going to happen next,” she said. “I really don’t.” Curtis Flora, 36, is in the Jessamine County Detention Center and has been charged with assault. The Jessamine County Sheriff’s Department said Flora physically assaulted James …

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Jan 01

Grandmother Found With Missing Toddler Due In Court Wednesday

The grandmother who police say was found in Lexington with a missing toddler from California is due in court Wednesday. Maria Baltierra-Dejesus is accused of endangering the welfare of a minor. UK police say they found her and her granddaughter, 17-month-old Alouette Day-Moreno-Baltierra, last Thursday near the Joe Craft Center. Police say the child had …

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Jan 01

Police: fake belly used in Lexington theft

Police have charged a teenager for a bizarre shoplifting incident. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Jan 01

Father Speaks Out After Missing Daughter Is Found Safe In Kentucky

Quick-thinking police officers helped locate a missing toddler from Los Angeles on the University of Kentucky’s campus last Thursday, and now we’re hearing from the little girl’s relieved father. This story had a happy ending. Missing since October, and found here in Kentucky, more than 2,000 miles from home, soon 17-month-old Alouette Day-Moreno-Baltierra will be …

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Jan 01

US May Skirt ‘Fiscal Cliff’ But Faces Higher Taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) – A last-ditch tax deal in the Senate might let the U.S. economy escape the worst of the so-called fiscal cliff and avoid going back into recession. But even if the House goes along, the tax increases likely coming in 2013 will dent economic growth anyway. In the early hours of the new …

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Jan 01

Central KY Man In Critical Condition After Alleged Assault

A Lexington man is in critical condition after being beaten Monday night in Jessamine County.  Police now accuse 36-year-old Curtis Flora with first degree assault. He’s in jail in Jessamine County. Police say this started when Flora was driving his friend, 32-year-old James Dean Wallace, home from a New Year’s Eve Party Monday night in …

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Jan 01

Sandy Hook Students, Teachers Head Back To School

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) – Since escaping a gunman’s rampage at their elementary school, the 8-year-old Connors triplets have suffered nightmares, jumped at noises and clung to their parents a little more than usual. Now parents like David Connors are bracing to send their children back to school, nearly three weeks after the shooting rampage at …

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Jan 01

Florida Insists Sugar Bowl Foe Louisville Is Legit

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Florida seniors Jon Bostic and Omar Hunter say they’re are done dwelling on what might have been if not for their lone loss to Georgia. After finishing third in the BCS standings, one spot too low to play for a national title in Miami, the Gators say they remain motivated heading …

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