Daily Archive: March 3, 2018

Mar 03

Bill restricting gun purchases goes to Florida Senate

AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Senate agreed to advance a bill that would increase school safety and restrict gun purchases during a rare weekend session that often turned into a debate on gun control and arming teachers in the aftermath of last month’s Parkland school shootings. The Senate spent nearly eight …

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Mar 03

Power outages, flooding linger following powerful nor'easter

AP Photo/Michael Dwyer BOSTON (AP) — Tens of thousands of utility workers in the Northeast raced to restore power to more than 1.5 million homes and businesses just days after a powerful nor’easter caused flooding and wind damage from Virginia to Maine. As conditions slowly improved on Saturday, the cleanup of snapped trees, damaged structures …

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Mar 03

“We’re still learning.”

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) – Despite a great run late, the Cats could not complete the comeback against the Gators. The Gators won 80 to 67 to complete the season sweep of the Cats. Check out the video for what Cal had to say on the Cats’ run to almost bring them back. The post “We’re …

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Mar 03

No. 23 Kentucky Falls at Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (UK Athletics) – Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 17 points and dished out four assists, but No. 23 Kentucky lost at Florida 80-67 on Saturday at Exactech Arena. Kentucky (21-10, 10-8 SEC) also got 14 points from Kevin Knox, while Quade Green and PJ Washington each had 11. Washington also had a team-high seven rebounds …

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Mar 03

Mother arrested at Henry Clay High School

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- On the same day a gun was found at Henry Clay High School, a mom was arrested for attacking a principal and police there. Rosana Garcia, 33, is accused of hitting an associate principal and kicking officers. An arrest citation says Garcia was at the school because one of her kids was …

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Mar 03

Clay County crash kills man

CLAY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- A crash in Clay County also lead to another death Saturday morning. Manchester Police say it happened around 8:15 a.m. on U.S. 421. The driver went off the shoulder and hit an embankment, flipping his car. Police say they found the man outside his car. His name hasn’t been released. The …

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Mar 03

Fatal crash in Morehead won’t result in charges

MOREHEAD, Ky. (WTVQ)- A fatal crash in Morehead will not result in charges for the driver. The coroner says 48-year-old Daniel Collins was walking on Femingsburg Road around 6 a.m. nar the BP McDonald’s when he crossed in front of a Ford Mustang. The coroner says the car had the right of way so the …

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Mar 03

NFL Insiders predict: Answering biggest 2018 free-agency questions

Over the next two weeks, our panel of ESPN NFL Insiders is taking a closer look at the upcoming free-agent market, answering questions on the biggest topics in the league. Next up: We know there will be a big sweepstakes for Kirk Cousins. But who are the under-the-radar free agents that teams will get into …

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Mar 03

More flooding expected as deadly nor'easter moves out to sea

AP Photo/Michael Dwyer BOSTON (AP) — People along the Northeast coast braced for more flooding during high tides Saturday even as the powerful storm that inundated roads, snapped trees and knocked out power to more than 2 million homes and businesses moved hundreds of miles out to sea. Areas from Maryland to Maine remained under …

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Mar 03

Police: Gun in campus shooting belonged to suspect's dad

A 19-year-old student suspected of fatally shooting his parents at a Central Michigan University dormitory had been acting so strangely the day before the killings that campus police talked to his mother and then took him to a hospital for suspected drug abuse, authorities said Saturday. University police Chief Bill Yeagley told reporters that James …

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