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Radio Shacks, Including Several in Kentucky, Closing by the Hundreds

Radio Shack has been one of the handiest retail outfits that has existed in my lifetime. Working in radio, that makes sense. But the advancements made in technology over the last 20 years--and they've come at a far more rapid pace in the last 10--are rendering the electronics chain somewhat obsolete.

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Check Out These Super Bowl Ticket Prices

While scanning thru my emails last night, this one caught my attention, "Sports Ticket Alert: Super Bowl XLIX". Hmmm, just how much are tickets for the big game? Yowzers...Some ticket prices are a little too close to my yearly salary, ha!

Take a look! Seriously, how do people afford to go to the game?

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Dr. Phil Attempts To Interview Grayson Co. Teen Dalton Hayes

Dr. Phil McGraw visited the Grayson County Detention Center in Leitchfield on Friday with intent to interview 18-year-old Dalton Hayes, who with his 13-year-old girlfriend made national headlines when they ran away for a short term crime spree before being apprehended in Florida. The press dubbed the pair as a "modern day Bonnie & Clyde".

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‘DeflateGate’: How Will It Play Out?

Despite what happens with "DeflateGate", the New England Patriots will be playing in the Super Bowl. And I'll be honest, they have a good chance to win. It's one of the more bizarre sports stories I've seen in a while. Let's look at what we know so far.

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Category: National News, Sports
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Former UK Guard Sparks Briefly Mentioned in ‘American Sniper’

It's the most talked-about movie in the country, and I finally got to see it. No matter how you feel about the military, American Sniper is a one-of-a-kind movie experience. It's raw, visceral, and powerful. I loved it. What I didn't expect was how quiet the theater was during and after. It was so quiet, a name caught my attention in one key scene, and yes it involves Kentucky basketball.

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Kentucky Teens Sought for Alleged Multi-State Crime Spree Have Been Apprehended

18-year-old Dalton Hayes and 13-year-old Cheyenne Phillips have been described as a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde.

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Today Is National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day [VIDEO]

Friday, January 9th is National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day and here at WBKR, we appreciate all of our law enforcement officers! We are so grateful for the amazing men and woman of our local, state and federal agencies and appreciate all of their hard work. Although we're thankful for their work year round, today is a special day to show how much we all care.

Everyone knows at least one person who is an officer, right? Well, grab your phone and send a text or make a call, drop off a Thank You treat at your local department, show your support on social media... Just thank a law enforcement officer today!

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‘Photo Doggies For Anthony’ Helping Arizona Teen With Leukemia

Once a month, 16-year-old Arizona teen Anthony Lyons checks into Phoenix Children's Hospital for chemotherapy treatment for lymphoblastic leukemia. He has three dogs of his own, but he is unable to bring them with them. Although he is visited by the hospital's therapy dogs, they can't come by every time.

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Category: Animals, National News
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Owensboro Smoking Ban Highlighted By TruthOrange Campaign [VIDEO]

I was browsing YouTube, searching for Owensboro related videos and I found something pretty cool. Watch this!

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Jennifer Nettles To Make Broadway Debut

Country music lovers have always known how talented Jennifer Nettles is, but now, Broadway will know too! Jennifer is set to make her Broadway debut in a Tony award-winning, record-breaking hit musical...

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Ladies and Gentlemen, The Cookie Game Has Changed.

Thin Mints, Samoas, Trefoils, Tagalongs... can you really pick just one favorite Girl Scout cookie? I'll answer for you, no, no you cannot. Guess what cookie crazies? The Girl Scouts have changed the cookie game forever. Have you heard yet? No! Well, let me just tell you...

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Small Business Saturday THIS Weekend

Let the Holiday shopping season begin! By now, you've made your list and checked it twice, it's time to hit the stores and start crossing some of those names off your gift list! Why not get your loved ones gifts that they'll love while supporting your LOCAL businesses?

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