Monthly Archive: January 2013

Jan 31

Triaminic And Theraflu Bottles Recalled

NEW YORK (AP) – Some bottles of Triaminic and Theraflu cold and allergy syrups are being recalled because the child-resistant bottle caps may be defective. The recall covers 142 production lots of Triaminic syrups and 41 lots of Theraflu syrups. Novartis, which produces the medicines, says the defect could allow for the removal the cap …

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Jan 31

Media Wants Hearing On Levy Closed Proceedings

WASHINGTON (AP) – Several media organizations are asking a Washington judge to hear their request to access transcripts and documents related to recent secret proceedings in the case of the man convicted in the 2001 killing of Chandra Levy. The group, which includes The Associated Press, filed a motion Wednesday asking Judge Gerald Fisher to …

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Jan 31

Union Agrees To Back Off Wal-Mart Protests

Labor groups say they will end most of their picketing of Wal-Mart stores as part of a settlement with the National Labor Relations Board. The agreement, announced by Wal-Mart, comes after the discounter filed a complaint in late November with the National Labor Relations Board against the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union. It …

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Jan 31

McConnell Says Hemp Would Help Kentucky Economy

LOUISVILLE. (AP) – The push to re-establish industrial hemp in Kentucky has won an endorsement from Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Kentucky’s most influential Republican said Thursday that legalizing the versatile crop would be a “positive development” for Kentucky’s economy and farmers. McConnell said he took his stand after discussions with two fellow Kentucky Republicans …

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Jan 31

Cal Asking For Help From True Blue Fans

You can help John Calipari raise $100,000 for The Calipari Foundation with the simple click of your mouse. From Jan. 14 to March 11, Infiniti is helping 48 of the nation’s top college basketball coaches compete to raise money for charities in the Infiniti Coaches’ Charity Challenge. Coaches will count on their network of fans, …

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Jan 31

Oil Falls On US Unemployment Claims Data

The price of oil fell Thursday as U.S. unemployment claims rose more than expected. Benchmark oil for March delivery fell 45 cents to close at $97.49 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Oil is still rose more than $5 for the month of January, giving it the biggest monthly increase since August. Those …

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Jan 31

Guns Flying Off Shelves In Lexington Gun Store

Gun sales have spiked twice in the past two months both nationally and in Kentucky. The first came after the shooting in Newtown, CT…and the more recent one after President Obama’s proposed legislation to ban assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines. At Classic Arms and Archery–a gun store in Lexington–workers said sales have been booming …

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Jan 31

Man in critical condition after crashing into semi

Police and fire crews are on the scene of a serious accident in Fayette county. Brought to you by Automated Marketing .

Jan 31

Snow and Extreme Cold Expected Thursday Night

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the entire area through Friday morning. Flood Warnings continue for Estill County near Ravenna. The Kentucky River is forecast to crest Friday morning around 23 feet. Flood Warnings also continue in Whiltey and Knox Counties near Barbourville and Williamsburg. The Cumberland River is forecast to crest near 29 …

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Jan 31

Snow Advisory Tonight

A Snow Advisory is in effect through tonight as light snow moves in over the next few hours. The potential is there for the snow to fall as some heavier bursts for an hour or two. At this point we’re looking at anywhere from a Trace of snow to as much as 2″ for some …

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