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NASA Issues Alert About Unsafe Eclipse Glasses

I understand that "eclipse glasses" are being sold all over the place in Western Kentucky, since our region has been pinpointed as the best place to view next month's total solar eclipse.

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O.J. Simpson Granted Parole After 9 Years in Prison for Robbery

He can go free as early as October 1.

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Dangerous Temperatures in the Tri State This Week Calling Parents to Look Before You Lock

With the heat index soaring into dangerous temperatures in the Tri State this week parents and care givers are encouraged to "Look Before They Lock" when leaving their vehicle.

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Atari Announces a New Atari Game Console [Video]

I am pumped about this!  I used to love playing Atari.  In fact, I still have two of the old-school Atari game consoles.  But the company has just announced it's bringing back that retro look in a brand new Atari console.  Check this out!

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Owensboro Native Rex Chapman Authors Sports Illustrated Piece on Opioid Addiction

Back in 2014, native Owensboroan, UK legend, and NBA star Rex Chapman entered rehab for the third time to tackle his addiction to painkillers.

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John Calipari Invites Hero from Alexandria Shooting Spree to a UK Game

The shooting at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia on Wednesday could have unfolded much worse had it not been for the courage of Capitol Police officers.

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Popular Birth Control Pills Recalled by FDA Because Packaging Error Could Lead to Unintended Pregnancies [VIDEO]

A popular birth control pill has been recalled by the FDA. Here's what you need to know so you aren't at risk for an unintended pregnancy.

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New Law Seeks to Crack Down on Distracted New York Drivers
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New Apple Operating System Will Block Phones from Receiving Texts While Driving

We all do it, but we never want to face the shame of admitting it. In 2015 alone, 3,477 lives were claimed by distracted driving. The new Apple iOS update will change this dangerous activity for the better. If you own an iPhone, check this out. 

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Our Buddy Scooter Joe Receives National Recognition From Tosh.0

My husband was scrolling through Facebook this week and noticed our friend, Scooter Joe, received recognition from Daniel Tosh of the Comedy Central show Tosh.O.

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Holiday World Wins Top Five Honors from USA Today Reader’s Choice Awards

The votes are in!  And Holiday World has finished inside the top five on USA Today's Reader's Choice list of the Best Amusement Parks in the USA!  Check it out!

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Friday After Five & Army Armstrong Pay Tribute to Nicky Hayden (VIDEO)

A large crowd gathered tonight as Friday After Five teamed up with Army Armstrong to pay tribute to Nicky Hayden's life.  Watch the video~

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Competitive Eaters Square Off At Fourth of July Hot Dog-Eating Contest
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Hotdog Brands Recalled…JUST in Time for Memorial Day, Right?

Hey gang, if you haven't heard about the hotdog recall, here's a word to the wise. They SAY it's sufficient.

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