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Loudoun, a wealthy county near Washington D.C., has four times the median income of Buchanan, a struggling county in the southwestern portion of the state. Home to Washington Dulles International Airport, Loudoun is one of the fastest growing counties in Virginia.
6 hrs ago | Politico
Kentucky Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes uses a shotgun in her new campaign commercial to distance herself from Barack Obama. The 35-year-old is shown skeet shooting in Mark Putnam's newest spot for her campaign against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Crowdfunded research into what scientists hope may lead to the development of a probiotic wormer has delivered promising early results. "It's really good news," said equine parasitologist Martin Nielsen, with the Gluck Equine Research Center at the University of Kentucky.
There was plenty of controversy following a Florida touchdown during the second overtime of Saturday's game against Kentucky. The play clock appeared to have expired prior to Florida snapping the ball and scoring the game-tying touchdown on fourth down.
Americans are getting fatter, and older. These converging trends are putting the USA on the path to an alarming health crisis: Nearly half of adults have either pre-diabetes or diabetes, raising their risk of heart attacks, blindness, amputations and cancer.
If you really need an excuse to heat things up in the bedroom, we've got you covered: Besides the obvious reasons one might have sex - love, pleasure, baby-making - science shows that there are quite a few health benefits of getting intimate. The next time your partner asks, "Was it good for you?" you can say yes - in more ways than one! Yes, knocking boots counts as exercise - and it sure beats the gym! Depending on how physical you get, sex can strengthen muscle tone, increase your heart rate, and get your whole body working, says Justin Lehmiller, PhD, creator of lecturer in the department of psychology at Purdue University and author of The Psychology of Human Sexuality .
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Sept. 14--Two men vying for Lexington's top job traveled more frequently than the men who previously held their jobs, an analysis of travel records shows.
The 23-year-old hails from Hartford, Kentucky and already has an inspiring journey on her way to multiple pageant crowns. Several years ago, Carpenter was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis.
The pharmaceutical company Zoetis has partnered with the renowned Gluck Equine Research Center at the University of Kentucky to show that Fluvac Innovator, the first equine influenza virus vaccine, can provide a demonstrated cross-reactive immune response against emerging EIV strains. Their most recent study demonstrated an immune response against the Richmond 07 strain.
There's a link between the recent reports about Lexington's new initiative to address homelessness and the long waits at the University of Kentucky Medical Center's emergency room. To understand why, it's important first to know that homeless people are more likely to be what's called super utilizers, people who go to ERs often, sometimes very often, for complaints that don't require the intense and expensive emergency services.
University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari and an assistant coach paid the top-ranked 2015 guard prospect a visit as fall recruiting season kicked off. Calipari was among coaches from three coaches to conduct an in-home visit with Malik Newman in his Jackson, Miss.
A lawyer for a Kentucky man who spent several days in jail after posting violent song lyrics on Facebook says he should be cleared of a felony charge. James E. Evans was charged in late August with terroristic threatening and spent several days in jail.
Playing "Sally Goodin" and "The Orange Blossom Special" earned Miss Kentucky Ramsey Carpenter a preliminary win in the talent competiton Wednesday at the Miss America Pagant. The performance earned her a $2,000 scholarship.
University of Kentucky trustee Mark P. Bryant was recently elected by the entire UK Board of Trustees to the Executive Committee of the Board.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:17 pm
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