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Paul Clarifies Vaccine Statements

Posted On February 05, 2015

(Undated) -- Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is trying to set the record straight on his recent comments about vaccinations. Paul made comments earlier in the week that led some to believe he was anti-vaccine, but the senator says not only does he get vaccines, but his children do as well. Paul is considered a potential…

Teenaged Fugitive Now Facing Rape Charges

Posted On February 05, 2015

(Louisville, KY) -- A teenaged fugitive who gained national attention is now being charged with second-degree rape. Dalton Hayes made headlines last month when he and his 13-year-old girlfriend went on a multi-state crime spree. Under Kentucky state law, second-degree rape occurs when someone aged 18 or older has any sexual contact, consensual or not,…

Woman, Presumed Dead, Arrested In Lexington

Posted On February 05, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- Police are holding a fugitive in the Fayette County jail pending extradition to Harrison County in eastern Texas. Lexington police say they took Christiana Davidson into custody following a routine traffic stop yesterday afternoon when they learned she was wanted on drug charges. She disappeared seven months ago and was presumed dead.

Driver In Fatal Crash May Have Been Drinking

Posted On February 05, 2015

(Livingston Co., KY) -- Police say alcohol may have been involved in a fatal accident in Livingston County where a pickup truck left the road and hit a tree. Witnesses said it was speeding and passed another vehicle on a curve before crashing on Tuesday on Kentucky 453. The driver, 25-year-old Shawnna Murray of Marion,…

Horses Get Loose On Road, One Killed

Posted On February 05, 2015

(McCracken Co., KY) -- One horse is dead, but two others are ok after getting loose yesterday in McCracken County. The McCracken County Sheriff's Department says the driver of a van who hit the horse was not injured early yesterday morning on Oaks Road. Deputies say the driver did not see the horse because it…