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Homeward Angels: A Powerful 9/11 Tribute [Video]

It's hard to believe, but the tragedy of September 11th was fifteen years ago today.  In a way, it seems like a lifetime ago.  In other ways, it seems like yesterday. Check out this powerful 9/11 tribute.  It's called Homeward Angels and it does two important things: it reminds us of the horror of September 11th, 2001 and, even more importantly, it gives us the promise of a new day, rebirth and rebuilding.  This is tremendous and will absolutely give you chills.

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5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Wifi Speed [VIDEO]

No one likes wasting their time watching a website take forever to load, and the bane of all video streaming is buffering -- but these five tips will help you avoid those hassles and make your ever-increasing dependence on the internet a lot easier.

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All-Gender Restrooms At WKU This Fall

Western Kentucky University is changing four of its all-family bathrooms on campus to all-gender status this fall.

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Chris Bernard, ThinkStock
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Three Children Killed In Car Accident Identified By KSP

The Kentucky State Police have released the identities of the three children killed in a car accident Saturday night. The vehicle, driven by Laurie Swanson, swerved to miss an oncoming car in their lane, over-corrected, lost control of the vehicle and ended up in a bean field. 

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WGBThree Children Die in Overnight Daviess County, Kentucky Wreck

Absolutely devastating news to report this Sunday morning.  Three children died in an overnight wreck here in Daviess County, Kentucky.

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Brother's Bar-B-Que
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It’s WBKR Night At Brother’s Bar-B-Que!

We had SO much fun at our first WBKR Night at Brothers, we decided to have another! But, all of our DJ's love their food so much, we have to share our time there. So, tonight, Saturday, August 22nd, Dave Spencer is headed to Madisonville to have dinner with y'all!

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Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for The Music Center
Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images for The Music Center
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Owensboro Native Florence Henderson To Serve As Grand Marshal In The Christmas Parade

How exciting is this?!? TV's favorite Mom is coming to Owensboro to kick off the Holiday season! Florence Henderson, best know as Carol Brady in "The Brady Bunch" will serve as the Grand Marshal in the 2015 Owensboro-Daviess County Christmas Parade! The parade organization announced today that the Owensboro native will kick-off the 79th annual parade on Saturday, November 21st in downtown Owensboro!

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Owensboro Red Devils Fan Club/Facebook
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Owensboro Football Scrimmage With Hopkinsville Cancelled

Owensboro's scrimmage with Hopkinsville scheduled for tonight at Rash Stadium has been cancelled. Here is the announcement on Twitter.

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Frank Micelotta/Getty Images
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Kentucky State Police Investigating Inmate Death At Ohio Co. Detention Center

KSP Post 16 is investigating an inmate death that took place Saturday at the Ohio County Detention Center in Hartford.

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Jason Koger Bionic Hand Video
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Check Out Jason Koger’s Bionic Hand! [VIDEO]

Many of you know of Jason Koger. He lost both of his hands in an accident a few years back and has basically become a spokesperson for the amputee community ever since. Jason is a dear friend of ours here at WBKR and was recently in the studio. He was telling us about his new bionic hand and it was so cool, I just knew we had to show y'all.

Check this out!

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Nashville Theater Shooting Occurs One Day after Study Shows Attendees Want Metal Detectors in Lobbies…with a Catch

Earlier today in the Nashville, Tennessee suburb of Antioch, a gunman also armed with pepper spray, a hatchet, and carrying two backpacks opened fire at a movie theater.

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Lexington Prison Escapee James Dennis Believed To Be In Henderson Area [PHOTOS]

Kentucky State Police Post 16 have received "credible information" that Blackburn Correctional escapee James Dennis is in the Henderson area.

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