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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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Angel Welsh
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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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Angel Welsh
Angel Welsh
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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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Barb Birgy via WBKR
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Nicky Hayden Memorial Grows in Owensboro [VIDEO]

Three years ago, the first inductees to the Owensboro Walk of Fame were unveiled on 2nd street. The Hayden Brothers were part of that initial class and for very good reason. They’re the pride of Owensboro and now we’ve lost one of our own and we mourn.

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Carrie Underwood
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‘American Idol’ Making a Return [VIDEO]

I was listening to the news this morning and heard that 'American Idol' would be making a return! How exciting is this? Will we have another Carrie, Kellie, Scotty, Trent or Lauren in our future? I sure hope so!

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Barb Birgy via WBKR YouTube
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Where to Find and How to Use McDonald’s New “Frork” [VIDEO]

Earlier in the week WBKR introduced you to the new Signature Recipe Sandwiches at McDonald's and the Frork to help with "The Topping Droppings". The Frork will be available at select locations tomorrow morning, but I'm giving you a video sneak peek today!

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McDonald's via YouTube
McDonald's via YouTube
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McDonald’s Introduces New Sandwiches and the Frork [VIDEO]

McDonald's introduced us to new Signature Crafted Sandwiches this week and a new Frork to help with "The Topping Droppings". Just when you think you've seen it all!

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Dale Jr. Retiring After 2017 Nascar Season [VIDEO]

The most popular driver in Nascar just announced that 2017 will be his last year driving the #88 Chevrolet in a statement released on Nascar.com.

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KFC via YouTube
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Meet Kentucky Fried Chicken’s Newest Colonel Sanders AKA Rob Lowe

I'm not totally sure I understand the rapid-fire rotation of actors who have been portraying Colonel Sanders on the KFC commercials. But I do understand that I can always expect a new one every few months.

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