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  1. DC News Junkie | Gop Separates Homeland Security Funding from ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 |

    After a fourth failed vote on an already House-approved measure to fund the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, majority Republicans in the Senate will split the bill, bringing an immigration-free measure up for a vote days before a lack of funding causes the department to shut down. "The essential workers will be there but they will lack support the others provide," Sen. Richard Blumenthal told The Day last week.


  2. Dish reports net-income gains as founder Ergen returns to CEO seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Denver Post

    Now that Sling TV has launched and Dish Network won a chunk of wireless spectrum, Dish CEO Joseph P. Clayton plans to retire. The Douglas County satellite TV company on Monday said that Clayton, 65, will retire on March 31. Dish founder Charlie Ergen, its chairman, will step back into the role he left in 2011 to make room for Clayton .


  3. Stronger ban on Internet gambling neededRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    In its quick and successful efforts to close Lucky 7's Internet Cafe, the city of Ashland used its strong zoning laws rather than challenging whether Internet gambling businesses were legal in Ashland and the rest of Kentucky, but just two days after securing a court order closing Lucky 7's, Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway issued an opinion that declares Internet gambling sites illegal throughout the state. Unless that opinion is challenged in court and successfully overturned, by a judge, there is virtually no chance of a business like Lucky 7's reopening by simply moving to a zone where it would be legal under Ashland's current zoning laws.


  4. First Hospitality Group Hosts Grand Opening Celebration At Hilton Garden Inn Louisville DowntownRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Hotel Interactive

    The 162-room Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Downtown at 350 W. Chestnut Street which first opened its doors to the public last November hosted an official grand opening celebration yesterday. The event featured a tour of the 110,000-square-foot hotel that showcased the spacious modern guest rooms - each equipped with complimentary WiFi, 32-inch LCD flat-panel TV, a refrigerator, microwave and large desk with ergonomic chair - pavilion lounge, business center and full service rooftop bar/restaurant, 8UP Elevated Drinkery & Kitchen where guests enjoyed the dazzling rooftop dining experience through tastes of the "Progressive American" cuisine and bourbon inspired dishes.


  5. First Hospitality Group (FHG) opens Hilton Garden Inn LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Bottom Line

    HFTP is the premier global professional association serving members in hospitality careers. Since 1952, HFTP's mission has been to provide members with superior networking opportunities, industry-leading events, comprehensive certification programs, unique educational opportunities, and other essential resources for professional growth.


  6. Gov. Steve Beshear backs telephone deregulation billRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | State Journal

    Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear has endorsed an effort to accelerate the death of Kentucky's traditional landline services, saying it is crucial to his effort to connect much of the state's economically depressed rural areas with 3,000 miles of fiber optic cables. But the bill that would stop requiring telephone companies from maintaining their landline networks in urban areas appears to have faltered in the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives amid concerns of the bill's impact in the rural parts of the state.


  7. Kentucky: Electronic gaming issues taken up by Senate panelRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | RGT Online

    FRANKFORT, Kentucky -- -- How technology is revolutionizing gambling and threatening traditional bingo and state lotteries was evident today at a hearing of a state Senate committee designated to examine such issues. The Senate Committee on Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations approved three bills designed to do everything from curtail online gaming to allowing nonprofit bingos to compete in the computer age.


  8. The app that helps you CHEAT: HideMyPhone lets you rent mobile...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'She fed him, she gave him money': Bizarre twist in road rage shooting of mother as it's revealed she KNEW the pot-obsessed suspect now arrested for her murder - and he lived a block away Parks and Recreation writer, 30, found dead from apparent drug overdose just hours after saying he was clean and sober Obama had a white mother so I wasn't being racist: Rudy Giuliani's bizarre defense after being condemned for saying the President 'doesn't love America' Revealed: US and UK spies hacked SIM card maker to steal codes that allowed them to eavesdrop on mobile phones worldwide, according to bombshell Ed Snowden leak 'Siberian Express' arctic blast kills at least seven across Eastern U.S. as record deadly freeze sets in and brings temps of 3F to NYC Tragedy as boy, three, dressed only in a T-shirt, diaper freeze to death after wandering away from grandmother's in -2F weather Now that's a ... (more)


  9. Ky. heroin, dating violence bills await actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 |

    Ky. heroin, dating violence bills await action Lawmakers return Wednesday for the 14th day of the 2015 General Assembly. Check out this story on The Kentucky General Assembly will reach the midway point of the 2015 legislative session this week with more than 650 bills - and key issues like heroin abuse - hanging in the balance.


  10. KBS Reit Sells Ky Tower for $127 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 |

    KBS Real Estate Investment Trust II just completed the sale of National City Tower, a 723,300-square-foot, glass and steel class A office building located at 101 S. Fifth St. in downtown Louisville. The Newport Beach, CA-based trust did not disclose the price or the buyer.


  11. Charitable gambling bills clear Senate committeeRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    The first bill would let people play an electronic version of the popular paper pull tab games used by many charities. Local charities said they hope the games, played on a tablet-like device, will attract a younger set of customers to replace the shrinking number of Bingo players.


  12. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Police in Maryland say officers found guns and ammunition in a car driven by a Kentucky youth who authorities shot and killed after he shot a police officer. Baltimore County Police say in a news release Tuesday that they found four .38 caliber handguns, one 9 mm handgun, a shotgun, and a backpack with ammunition for all of the weapons recovered.


  13. AeroVironment, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter Fiscal 2015 Earnings Release and Conference CallRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Freshnews

    AeroVironment, Inc. today announced it will issue financial results for the Company's third fiscal quarter ended January 31, 2015, after the market closes on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Management will host a conference call and live audio webcast to discuss the results at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time that day.


  14. Kentucky libraries loan record 30 million items in 2013-14Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    The Education and Workforce Development Cabinet says statistics from the state's 119 public libraries recorded more than 30 million items checked out during the 2013-2014 fiscal year. That figure is 2 percent higher than the previous year.


  15. Kentucky B&Bs give away free overnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 |

    For those seeking an antidote to a cold and blustery winter, the Bed and Breakfast Association of Kentucky has the perfect cure: a free overnight at participating BBAK-member inns. Travelers can turn an overnight trip into a relaxing two-night getaway with the BBAK's "'Try Us, You'll Like Us' Buy One Night/Get One Night Free" special.


  16. 'Try Us, You'll Like Us' Buy One Night/Get 1 Night FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | PR Log

    From February 15 through April 16, 2015, guests who book an overnight stay at a participating BBAK-member property will get one night free. Plan a romantic getaway.


  17. Top 40 Twins Prospects of 2015: 20, 19, 18, 17, 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 |

    Lewin Diaz was the Twins' biggest ticket item from 2013 international spending, signing for $1.4 million out of the Dominican Republic as a 16-year-old. Baseball America referred to the 6-foot-4 first baseman's "big, lumbering body" and wrote that "his value is all in his bat."


  18. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    State police in Indiana and Kentucky have issued a number of advisories hoping to keep people safe as the region prepares for a storm that could dump nearly foot of snow on the Louisville Metro area. Both agencies asked drivers to carefully consider whether travel is necessary as the snow piles up Sunday night into Monday.


  19. South Carolina vs. Kentucky 2015 live stream, TV time & basketball game oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 |

    The South Carolina vs. Kentucky live stream and televised game comes as part of the Wildcats' perfect run on their 2015 NCAA basketball schedule Saturday. The early afternoon matchup will give the Gamecocks a shot at pulling off a major upset ahead of the tournament, while John Calipari's crew looks to continue their pursuit of perfection.


  20. Momentum Telecom CFO Tapped as Top 40 Under 40 Business ProfessionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 |

    Momentum Telecom , a leading provider of hosted VoIP, broadband services, and unified communications, announced today that CFO Matthew Conroy is being honored by the Birmingham Business Journal with the distinction of being named to the Top 40 Under 40 list for 2015. The award recognizes Conroy as one of the most talented young business professionals in the Birmingham area.