Daily Archive: July 9, 2016

Jul 09

Police looking for suspects after Lexington home invasion

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police are looking for two men after an early morning home invasion, that sent a woman to the hospital. Police say two men broke into a home on Sandersville Road. Officers say the two people living there, heard something and went downstairs, and found a purse and laptop were missing. According …

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Jul 09

Spanish matador fatally gored, first time since 1985

MADRID (AP) — A bullfighter was fatally gored in Spain in an eastern town — the first professional matador to be killed in the ring in more than three decades. Victor Barrio, 29, was pronounced dead late Saturday by a surgeon at the Teruel bullring. Barrio was first gored in the thigh by the 1,166-pound …

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Jul 09

Economy, security key issues as Japan votes for upper house

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s prime minister is counting on the upper house election Sunday to show support for his economic revival policies, while the opposition is asking voters to reject any turn toward a more assertive military role. Half the seats in parliament’s less powerful upper house are up for grabs, but there is no …

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Jul 09

Bullfighter fatally gored in Spain, first time since 1985

MADRID (AP) — A matador has been fatally gored in Spain during a bullfight in an eastern town — the first professional bullfighter to be killed in the ring in more than three decades. The 29-year-old Victor Barrio was pronounced dead late Saturday by a surgeon at the Teruel bullring. Barrio was first gored in …

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Jul 09

One more nice day…

The good news is, high pressure has settled in and will hang around for several days. The not so good news is, the chance of thunderstorms and higher humidity levels will move back in by Tuesday and stick around through Thursday. Tonight: Patch fog developing late, Low 63 Sunday: Partly cloudy and seasonal, High 85 …

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Jul 09

Economy, security key issues as Japan votes for upper house

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese are voting in a nationwide election for the upper house that may cement the prime minister’s grip on power, as he forges ahead with policies to encourage exports and easy lending to keep a shaky economic growth going. Half the seats in parliament’s less powerful upper house are up for grabs …

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Jul 09

After days of limbo, Australian premier claims election win

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia’s prime minister said on Sunday that his conservative coalition government was re-elected for a second three-year term, after a chaotic national election that left the country in a state of political paralysis for more than a week while officials scrambled to sort out who had won the tight race. Vote counting …

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Jul 09

Economy, security key issues as Japan votes for upper house

TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s prime minister is counting on the upper house election Sunday to show support for his economic revival policies, while the opposition is asking voters to reject any turn toward a more assertive military role. Half the seats in parliament’s less powerful upper house are up for grabs, but there is no …

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Jul 09

After days of limbo, Australian premier claims election win

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia’s prime minister said on Sunday that his conservative coalition government was re-elected for a second three-year term, after a chaotic national election that left the country in a state of political paralysis for more than a week while officials scrambled to sort out who had won the tight race. Vote counting …

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Jul 09

Economy, security key issues as Japan votes for upper house

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese are voting in a nationwide election for the upper house that may cement the prime minister’s grip on power as he forges ahead with policies to encourage exports and easy lending to keep a shaky economic growth going. Half the seats in parliament’s less powerful upper house are up for grabs …

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