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US sets the stage for COVID booster shots for millions

The U.S. vaccination drive against COVID-19 stood on the verge of a major new phase as government advisers Thursday recommended booster doses of Pfizer's vaccine for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans — despite doubts the extra shots will do much to slow the pandemic.

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Bodies of Cadiz kidnapping victim and suspect found in vehicle, KSP says

CADIZ, Ky. — A Tennessee woman and the west Kentucky man accused of kidnapping her from a parking lot in Cadiz Wednesday morning were found dead in what state police say was an apparent murder-suicide Wednesday evening.

Federal COVID manpower helping in Hazard area

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Gov. Andy Beshear has announced a National Disaster Medical System, or NDMS team, he requested has arrived at Appalachian Regional Healthcare in Hazard, where they will stay for two weeks.
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Dutch court jails 'incorrigible' thief over 2 museum heists

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A 59-year-old man, described as an “incorrigible and calculating criminal” was convicted Friday of stealing a painting by Vincent van Gogh and another by Frans …
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Stoops not expecting an easy task in Cats' first road game of season

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Mark Stoops isn’t expecting things to be easy when Kentucky visits South Carolina Saturday.

Faith, family led grad transfer guard Mason Faulkner to UofL

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (KT) -- Mason Faulkner was all set to finish his college basketball career in the Rocky Mountains before a change of heart mandated a return to his home state, where he wound up at the University of Louisville.
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IMB calling for ‘movement of generosity’ to spur missions giving

In efforts to promote a “movement of generosity among those who support the International Mission Board,” the IMB has developed unique ways to facilitate giving, Chris Kennedy, chief advancement officer for the IMB, shared.

FIRST-PERSON: Searching for phone, searching for peace

I couldn’t find my phone.  Anywhere.  “Hey, Siri,” I whispered hoping not to wake my beloved.  Siri didn’t respond.  Naturally, it was muted.  I moved couch cushions, looked in drawers and even the garbage.  Retracing my morning steps, I searched all my pockets, the laundry room, the bathroom, the back porch.  Where had I left it?!
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China declares all cryptocurrency transactions illegal

BEIJING (AP) — China’s central bank on Friday declared all transactions involving Bitcoin and other virtual currencies illegal, stepping up a campaign to block use of unofficial digital …
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Sotomayor's picture book 'Just Help!' coming in January

NEW YORK (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor is continuing her successful side career as an author with a picture book about giving to others. Sotomayor's “Just Help! How to …

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