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In this photo taken Sept. 10, 2014, Monsanto crew leader Zenaida Arcala places a pollination bag over a corn tassel in Kihei, Hawaii. Maui County voters will decide in the next few weeks whether to ban the cultivation of genetically engineered organisms, at least temporarily. A “yes” vote on the Nov. 4 ballot initiative would require large multinational companies that research new varieties of corn and soybeans in Maui to stop farming until they are able to prove their methods are safe. This could upend global agriculture giant Monsanto’s research pipeline for new varieties of corn and soybeans. (AP Photo/The Maui News, Matthew Thayer)
Maui voters to decide whether to ban GMO cropsMaui voters to decide whether to adopt a moratorium on genetically engineered crops
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Danica Patrick shakes the hand of a fan as she heads to her hauler after qualifying for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series auto race at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Patrick: Logano must continue to prove he's sorryDanica Patrick vows not to be pushed around on race track by title contender Logano
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In this photo taken on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, Liberian troops work to build a new section of an Ebola treatment center in the town of Tubmanburg, situated on the outskirts of the capital Monrovia, Liberia. More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola, according to figures released Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread. Of those cases, 4,922 people have died. (AP Photo/Abbas Dulleh)
WHO: Number of Ebola-linked cases passes 10,000World Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000
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Top Israeli minister: 'crisis' in US relationshipTop Israeli minister bemoans 'crisis' in relation with US after defense chief snubbed
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A woman sits in front of a store near a mural of Jesus Christ in the Mare slum, ahead of a presidential run-off election in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff, who's running for re-election, and her challenger Aecio Neves are in a tight election contest that will culminate on Sunday, Oct. 26 when voters decide who'll be the next leader of Latin America's biggest economy. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
Brazil's election: 'Ghosts' versus 'Monsters'Brazil's election pits 'ghosts of past' against 'monsters of present' as president leads polls
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Excitement mounts among Colorado GOPExcitement mounts among Colorado GOP as party hopes it breaks its losing streak
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US to recognize same-sex marriage in 6 more statesUS to recognize same-sex marriage in 6 more states, bringing total to 32 and DC
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FILE - In this Aug. 20, 1967 file photo, members of the rock group Cream, from left, Jack Bruce, unidentified woman, drummer Ginger Baker, and  Eric Clapton.  depart from Heathrow Airport in London.  Bruce, best known as the bassist from Cream, has died. He was 71. A statement released by his family announced the death Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014.  Publicist Claire Singers said Bruce died at his home in Suffolk, England. (AP Photo/Peter Kemp)
Jack Bruce, bassist of 60's band Cream, dies at 71Musician Jack Bruce, bassist from the 1960s band Cream, dies at 71
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Ukrainian army soldiers guard a district election commission as an election official carries ballots to a polling station in Volnovakha, a village on the front line of fighting between Ukrainian government forces and rebels, eastern Ukraine Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
Ukraine pauses before decisive voteUkraine pauses before decisive parliamentary vote soured by specter of separatist conflict
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  • Vigil honors Pulaski County murder victim

    Family members said Wells was also a victim of domestic violence. Her friends hope Monday's vigil will also help those in abusive relationships. WKYT, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 09:21 PM
  • Youth pastor facing sex abuse charge

    Police have charged a youth pastor in Pulaski County with sex abuse involving a juvenile. Eubank Police Chief Colin Hatfield told The Commonwealth Journal that 30-year-old Rex Allen Murphy is charged with first-degree sex abuse, third-degree sodomy and use of a minor in a sexual performance. WHAS11, Tue, Oct 14 2014 @ 05:22 PM
  • LEX 18 Investigates: Former Cop Interviewed By Police In 2011 Homicide

    A former police officer accused of beating two mentally handicapped men in a Somerset group home has been tangled up in a similar police investigation before. According to documents and audio recordings obtained exclusively by LEX 18 Investigates, Brian Doan was the manager of a Garrard County group home where another mentally handicapped man was beaten to death three years ago. WLEX-TV Lexington, Thu, Oct 9 2014 @ 08:28 PM
  • Lake Cumberland enjoyed strong summer

    Tax revenues and tourist spending were up during the summer at Lake Cumberland thanks to water levels that returned to normal after being down for several years. Carolyn Mounce, head of the Somerset-Pulaski Convention Visitors Bureau, says marina operators were happy this season with the lake traffic, The Commonwealth Journal in Somerset reported . WHAS11, Sun, Oct 5 2014 @ 05:34 PM
  • Somerset energy center breaks ground

    A southern Kentucky mayor says a new energy center will create hundreds of jobs for the region and provide a new home for city government. Several hundred turned out for the festive beginning of construction that officials say in about a year and a half will result in a new City Hall, police department, and utilities center. WKYT, Fri, Sep 26 2014 @ 04:46 PM
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    The California city's November election will shed light on whether Democrats can risk the political fallout of cutting a prized union benefit to protect basic city services. While more than a dozen states are fighting the new federal rules to reduce carbon emissions, many officials fear that ignoring them would be far worse. Governing, Fri, Sep 26 2014 @ 02:32 PM
  • 10 cows shot, killed after truck overturns

    Ten cows that escaped from a cattle truck after it overturned before dawn Tuesday while exiting a southern Illinois freeway were shot and killed by police when they became a traffic hazard to other motorists, Illinois State Police said. KMOV-TV Saint Louis, Tue, Sep 23 2014 @ 01:26 PM
  • Vigil Honors 3 Killed in Ky. Pawn Shop Shootings

    Family and friends held a prayer vigil to mark the one-year anniversary of three people killed inside a central Kentucky pawn shop. The vigil was held Saturday night in Somerset, Kentucky, to honor 35-year-old Michael Hockensmith; his wife, 38-year-old Angela Hockensmith; and 60-year-old gold broker Daniel Smith of Richmond. WBKO-TV Bowling Green, Mon, Sep 22 2014 @ 05:12 AM
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