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  1. Chamber hears about youth programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Daily EnterpriseDelaney Stephens, community liaison and youth programs coordinator for the Center for Rural Development, discussed youth programs and technology services available during a recent meeting of the Harlan Chamber of Commerce meeting held at the Portal Family Pizzeria in Harlan. Daily EnterpriseDelaney Stephens, community liaison and youth programs coordinator for the Center for Rural Development, discussed youth programs and technology services available during a recent meeting of the Harlan Chamber of Commerce meeting held at the Portal Family Pizzeria in Harlan.

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  2. National Briefs: DEA spied on AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The Justice Department revealed Thursday the existence of yet another database of U.S. telephone records, adding new details to the disclosures in recent years about mass government surveillance. The database, maintained by the Drug Enforcement Administration, contains the records of calls made between phone numbers in the United States and overseas, even if there is no evidence the callers were involved in criminal activity.

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  3. Who won the week?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Bernalillo County DA Kari Brandenburg, for filing murder charges against two Albuquerque cops who contributed to the shooting death of James Boyd, a homeless man with a history of mental illness The millions who spoke out and marched for freedom of speech after the Charlie Hebdo murders, and created such demand for the new issue that a 5 million run was necessary The Golden Globe winners, including Boyhood, Grand Budapest Hotel, Kevin Spacey, Julianne Moore, and Jeffrey Tambor for "Transparent," who dedicated his award to the transgender community New York City's public libraries, for launching the nation's largest Internet lending program: 10,000 free high-speed hot spots for the city's poorest residents Kevin Jorgeson and Tommy Caldwell, who became the first free-climbers to successfully scale El Capitan's Dawn Wall and find my car keys President Obama: talks broadband improvements in ... (more)

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  4. Most People Think Congress Is Great At Representing Wealthy, But Not The Less Well-OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Switched

    Most Americans don't think that members of Congress -- a majority of whom are millionaires -- do a good job of representing the less well-off, according to the results of a new HuffPost/YouGov poll . While 87 percent say the wealthy are somewhat or very well represented in Congress, just 19 percent say the same is true for people who have trouble making ends meet.

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  5. Conway campaigns in P'burgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    Attorney General Jack Conway greets deputies at the Justice Center Wednesday, as he tours local government offices in Prestonsburg as part of the kick-off of his gubernatorial campaign. PRESTONSBURG - Barely two months after the end of the 2014 campaign, the 2015 governor's race came to Floyd County this week.

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  6. Thompson Street Capital Partners buys EchoSat CommunicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | PE Hub

    Thompson Street Capital Partners , a private equity firm based in St. Louis, and Tom Wimsett, founder and Managing Partner of Wimsett & Company, a Louisville based payments consulting firm, announced today that they have partnered with management to acquire EchoSat Communications of Lexington, Kentucky. EchoSat is a developer and provider of technology solutions for the transmission, translation and security of vital payment data.

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  7. Conway makes unannounced stop in HarlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Daily EnterpriseState Attorney General Jack Conway made an unannounced stop in Harlan on Wednesday after filing to run for the office of governor on Monday. Conway, left, is seen speaking with Harlan Mayor Danny Howard, District 4 Magistrate Jim Roddy and local businessman C.V. Bennett at a meet and greet affair at the Harlan Center.

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  8. U.S. AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    President Obama is in Iowa today, previewing the State of the Union speech, but Republicans say the President isn't going to set the agenda. President Obama is in Iowa today, previewing the State of the Union speech, but Republicans say the President isn't going to set the agenda.

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  9. Try, try again: AT&T's Harris optimistic that telecom deregulation bills will passRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Business Journal

    "I think the environment is in a different place today," said Hood Harris, the president of AT&T Kentucky. Harris is referring to two bills in the Kentucky General Assembly that look to deregulate the state's telecommunications laws.

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  10. Congressman Rogers Sworn in for 18th TermRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Today, U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers took the oath of office for his 18th term serving the people of southern and eastern Kentucky as the U.S. Representative for the Fifth Congressional District. The 114th Congress gains 58 new House members and 13 freshmen in the Senate.

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  11. Still Just A Bill: Why Being Senate Bill 1 Doesn't Guarantee SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | WGBH

    Legislation to approve the Keystone XL pipeline is the latest Senate Bill 1. President Obama has vowed to veto it. On his first day in his new job, freshly-minted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., designated the Keystone XL pipeline bill as Senate Bill 1 --the first legislation introduced under his leadership.

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  12. Getting the House in Order Focus of First Week of 2015 SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Columbia Magazine

    Click on headline for complete article with photo By John Carney FRANKFORT, KY -This week marked the start of the 2015 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly. This year's session we are only scheduled to meet for 30-days, and we spent the first week more or less getting the House of Representatives in order.

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  13. CorrectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Slate Magazine

    In a Jan. 8 XX Factor , Amanda Marcotte misstated that Sen. Susan Collins said that Sen. Strom Thurmond, who had been known to grope women in the elevator, laughed when he saw Collins avoid getting in the elevator with him. It was another male senator who Collins says laughed when he saw her avoiding Thurmond in the elevator.

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  14. Family: Child beaten by father diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A special needs child who had been hospitalized since he was allegedly beaten by his father has died. Indiana State Police say Christopher Bruck, 27, of Underwood, IN, became upset with four-year-old Hayden Dukes on January 3 and hit him.

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  15. Bill Gates' next goal: Make drinking water out of fecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    The rise of the belfie has inspired the creators of photo-based social networking site ON.com to produce the Belfie Stick, a contraption designed to make it easier for butt-pic fans to take pics of their butt. The rise of the belfie has inspired the creators of photo-based social networking site ON.com to produce the Belfie Stick, a contraption designed to make it easier for butt-pic fans to take pics of their butt.

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  16. niraj_chokshiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Washington Post

    On average, Internet speeds in Delaware are faster than in all but two countries. In fact, if they were countries, four states and D.C. would rank among the 10 with the fastest speeds.

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  17. Democrats Head Off Republicans And Enter Net Neutrality FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Switched

    Democrats beat Republicans to the punch on net neutrality legislation on Wednesday, reviving a bill that would ban companies from charging more for faster Internet access. Republicans are still weighing their plan to curb strong net neutrality rules.

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  18. Lumos Lights up Expedient Data Center in PittsburghRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Lumos Networks Corp. , a leading fiber-based service provider of data, voice and IP-based telecommunication services in the Mid-Atlantic region, announced that it recently connected fiber to Expedient's data center located at Allegheny Center Mall in Pittsburgh. This marks the 29th data center connected to the Lumos fiber network and the fifth in Pittsburgh, which is a key "edge-out" market for the Company.

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  19. Changes to Subways, Buses Coming in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | NY1

    Changes big, small and not too popular are on the horizon for bus and subway commuters in 2015. NY1's Jose Martinez has a rundown on what riders can expect.

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  20. Coach Calipari To Cut Ribbon At Euclid Kroger OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Kroger will celebrate the grand opening of the new store located at 704 Euclid Avenue, in Lexington, Kentucky on Thursday, January 22 , at 8:00 a.m. The official ribbon cutting will be performed by University of Kentucky Head Basketball Coach, John Calipari. The new store will feature custom murals created by local Lexington artists and a cafA ' area with Wi-Fi and big screen TVs.

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