Ex-cop guilty of murder and manslaughter in Floyd case

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for pinning George Floyd to...
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Jury reaches verdict at trial over George Floyd’s death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The jury has reached a verdict at the murder trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin...
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Police: 1 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at NY grocery store

WEST HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — A man suspected of shooting three workers inside a manager's office at a Long Island...
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Berea man killed in Monticello wreck

The Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal wreck that happened in Wayne County on Monday night.
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Alert issued for Ferguson man

The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in finding a local man who went missing over the...
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Tennessee man charged with murder in 2019 fatal wreck

A Tennessee man has been charged with Murder stemming from a December 2019 fatal wreck that took place on Ky....
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Beshear urges younger adults to pick up vaccination pace

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has surpassed another COVID-19 vaccination milestone, but the pace needs to pick up among younger...
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Biden’s virtual climate summit: Diplomacy sans human touch

WASHINGTON (AP) — There will be no hands to shake or backs to slap, no way to look a foreign...
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Residents concerned about unusable railroad crossing

Residents in one Science Hill neighborhood are concerned about going a whole week without access to their railroad crossing.
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Volunteers needed for Thursday’s Clean Sweep

Just in time for this weekend's first Somernites Cruise of the season, the Somerset-Pulaski County Clean Sweep is back for...
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Paisley Carrigan is Junior Miss Kentucky Bluegrass

At only 7 years old, Paisley Carrigan may have more crowns than the Queen of England.
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Beshear challenges law shifting fair board appointment power

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear has asked a judge to strike down a Republican-backed law that eroded...
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Medical ruling: Capitol cop Sicknick died of natural causes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick, who was injured while confronting rioters during the Jan. 6 insurrection, suffered...
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Murder case against ex-cop in Floyd’s death goes to the jury

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The murder case against former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd has...
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Miners’ union backs shift from coal in exchange for jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's largest coal miners' union said Monday it would accept President Joe Biden's plan to move...
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Prosecutor: FedEx shooter didn’t have ‘red flag’ hearing

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A former employee who shot and killed eight people at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis never appeared...
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Biden pressed on emissions goal as climate summit nears

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Joe Biden convenes a virtual climate summit on Thursday, he faces a vexing task: how...
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Police: Ex-Texas deputy wanted in deaths of 3 is arrested

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A manhunt for a former Texas sheriff's deputy suspected in the fatal shooting of three people...
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Billions spent on coronavirus fight, but what happens next?

Congress has poured tens of billions of dollars into state and local public health departments in response to the coronavirus...
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Prosecutor: Chauvin ‘had to know’ Floyd’s life was in danger

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officer Derek Chauvin “had to know” he was squeezing the life out of George Floyd as the...
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