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Jeff Katz
August 09, 2019 - 1:55 pm
The biggest argument gun control advocates like to use is the "who needs ___" question. After the mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso, gun control pushers are now asking why anyone would "need" 100 rounds of ammunition. Well, Rep. Thomas Massie (R-KY) took apart that argument in one tweet. Source...
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August 08, 2019 - 5:52 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he hopes to consider legislation to expand federal background checks and other gun violence measures when Congress resumes in the fall. The Republican leader told a Kentucky radio station that President Donald Trump called him Thursday,...
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August 08, 2019 - 5:14 pm
By REBECCA REYNOLDS YONKER and ALAN FRAM Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Republican Party, the Trump campaign and other GOP organizations said Thursday that they are freezing their spending on Twitter to protest the platform's treatment of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Twitter...
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August 01, 2019 - 2:08 pm
JUNCTION CITY, Ky. (AP) — A regional gas pipeline ruptured early Thursday in Kentucky, causing a massive explosion that killed one person, hospitalized five others, destroyed railroad tracks and forced the evacuation of a nearby mobile home park, authorities said. Some structures were completely...
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July 23, 2019 - 5:53 pm
BLACKSTONE, Va. (AP) — Military officials say an U.S. Army Reserve soldier was killed and two others injured when a large tree was toppled during severe weather in Virginia. A statement from Fort Pickett on Tuesday says the soldiers were taking part in a training exercise on Monday when the...
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December 04, 2018 - 5:08 pm
By MARYCLAIRE DALE , Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pilot error following engine maintenance problems caused the helicopter crash that killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry and the pilot at a small airport where he was to perform that night, federal investigators said. The pilot cut the...
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September 15, 2018 - 6:24 am
By JEFFREY COLLINS and JONATHAN DREW , Associated Press MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Florence already has proven deadly with its nearly nonstop rain, surging seawater and howling winds, and the threats are days from ending as remnants from what was a major hurricane swirl over the Carolinas. Some...
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September 11, 2018 - 5:27 pm
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - A federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit alleging President Donald Trump incited a riot during a 2016 Kentucky campaign rally that led to assaults of three protesters. Kentucky residents Kashiya Nwangum, Molly Shah and Henry Brousseau filed the lawsuit in 2016. They...
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September 01, 2018 - 11:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The founder of Papa John's has filed a lawsuit against the company, its board of directors and CEO in the latest twist in the drama surrounding the pizza chain. John Schnatter filed the lawsuit in Delaware's Court of Chancery asking the court to help stop what he sees as irreparable...
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May 05, 2018 - 10:14 am
By BILL BARROW , Associated Press As primary season kicks into high gear, Republicans are engaged in nomination fights that are pulling the party to the right, leaving some leaders worried their candidates will be out of a step with the broader electorate in November. Primaries in four states on...
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