Daily Archive: August 10, 2018

Aug 10

Sloane Stephens reaches Rogers Cup semifinals

U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens romped into the Rogers Cup semifinals Friday, beating Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova 6-2, 6-2. The 25-year-old Stephens, ranked No. 3 in the world, won a hard-court title in Miami in March and lost the French Open final to top-ranked Simona Halep. In the semifinals, the American will face fifth-seeded defending champion …

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Aug 10

Bodies, wreckage will not be recovered in Alaska crash

The National Park Service has ended attempts to recover bodies and wreckage of a small airplane that crashed on a near-vertical mountain within Alaska’s Denali National Park. The agency says it has determined that recovery of the bodies and the aircraft would exceed an acceptable level of risk. A ranger hauled in with a line …

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Aug 10

WATCH: New actor may be next in line to play James Bond: Reports

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Aug 10

WATCH: 'Safety concern' blamed for abrupt end to Rascal Flatts performance

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Aug 10

2018 36 Blitz: Montgomery Co. Indians

MOUNT STERLING, Ky. (WTVQ) – Built for November. Montgomery County was trying to get there in head man Jamie Egli’s first two seasons and did it. Just getting there won’t be enough now after the 2017 campaign. The taste of success is there and the Indians are searching for more in 2018. Alex Risen has …

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Aug 10

One killed in crash on Old Frankfort Pike

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police say one man is dead following a crash Friday. The accident happened on Old Frankfort Pike near the Fayette-Woodford county line just before 5:30 p.m.. Police say only one vehicle was involved. They say it appears the driver went off the road and through a fence. The Fayette County …

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Aug 10

Scattered rain will be possible Saturday, with more sunshine expected Sunday

Overview:  Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms will continue into the weekend, with drier conditions expected for Sunday.  Warm and muggy conditions stay around, with highs in the low to mid 80s. TONIGHT: Mostly cloudy skies and a few showers will be possible, with an overnight low of 68 degrees. Patchy fog will be possible into …

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Aug 10

Eco-terror defendant arrested in Cuba after 12 years on run

Prosecutors say a former Seattle man wanted in connection with an eco-terrorism conspiracy dating back two decades has been arrested in Cuba. Cuban authorities detained 50-year-old Joseph Mahmoud Dibee before he boarded a flight for Russia. He pleaded not guilty Friday to federal arson and conspiracy charges in Portland, Oregon. Prosecutors say that in the …

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Aug 10

Co-teachers going into year two with high hopes

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- With the new school year just days away, Jessica Moore and Michelle Areaux are starting to get excited. “We are all just so excited to see our students again and see how their summers went and get the ball rolling again,” said Jessica Moore a special education teacher. Last year the two co-taught …

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Aug 10

Syria: At least 22 killed in Idlib and Aleppo airstrikes

Government airstrikes on opposition-held territory in northwest Syria killed at least 22 people, a monitoring group said Friday, as the U.N.’s children’s agency warned a new battle in the war-torn country could affect the lives of 1 million children. Government forces unleashed a wave of airstrikes across Idlib, Aleppo and Hama provinces after days of …

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