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  • Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Sep 30 2:35 PM

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    Most Popular News Headlines
    Firefighters recovering after bridge collapse - Kentucky.com 2 hours ago

        Two eastern Kentucky firefighters are recovering after their fire truck fell into a creek when a bridge collapsed as they were traveling over it.Click to Continue »

    Shots reported fired at Kentucky high school, 1 injured school, lockdo... - Fox News 1 hour ago

        A Kentucky high school was put on lockdown Tuesday afternoon after shots were reported and one student injured, WDRB.com reported.

    World loses over half its wildlife - CNN 2 hours ago

        The world's animal population has halved in 40 years as humans put unsustainable demands on Earth, a new report warns.

    Police on manhunt for suspect in deadly trooper ambush find pipe bombs... - Fox News NEW!

        State police searching for a man accused of killing a state trooper say they found two pipe bombs in the Pennsylvania woods during their manhunt.

    Turkey mulls permit for incursions in Syria, Iraq - Fox News 2 hours ago

        Turkey's parliament will vote on a motion that would allow foreign forces as well as Turkish soldiers to make incursions into Syria and Iraq from its territory, Turkey's deputy prime minister said Tuesday.

    Entertainment News
    Alicia Keys Reveals Her Due Date—Find Out When the Singer Will Give ... - E Online NEW!

        Looks like Alicia Keys and hubby Swizz Beatz will be adding another member to their family—just in time for the New Year!  The soon-to-be mother of two stopped by The...

    Rita Ora: String Bean, Asparagus or Cold-Pressed Green Juice? See the... - E Online NEW!

        Green is certainly a power color among the celebrity set. It's the shade of healthy morning juices, lush outdoor patios, avocado mud masks and all of the healthiest...

    Diem Brown Speaks About Latest Cancer Battle: ''I'm Really Looking For... - E Online 1 hour ago

        Diem Brown admits that she's feeling "overwhelmed" by her latest health hurdle and is "really looking forward to having one painless, fun day" in the very near...

    Amanda Bynes' Parents "Know Nothing" About DUI Arrest or Whe... - E Online 1 hour ago

        Amanda Bynes' parents are in the dark when it comes to their daughter's current situation. At least, that's what dad Rick Bynes told reporters outside the family's home...

    Gwyneth Paltrow Shows Off Signature Blowout in New Ad—And It's Not W... - E Online 1 hour ago

        Goop goddess Gwyneth Paltrow announced back in May that she and celebrity hairstylist David Babaii would be teaming up with Blo Blow Dry Bar. And now the official ad is here—and...

    Financial News
    At least 25 killed in attacks in Shi'ite parts of Baghdad: police, med... - Reuters 1 hour ago

        BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least 25 people were killed in car bomb and mortar attacks in mainly Shi'ite Muslim districts of Baghdad on Tuesday, Iraqi police and medical sources said.

    Medical industry paid billions to U.S. physicians, hospitals in 2013: ... - Reuters 1 hour ago

        NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. doctors and teaching hospitals received $3.5 billion from pharmaceutical companies and medical device makers in the last five months of 2013, according to the most extensive data trove on such payments ever made public.

    Argentina defies U.S. court order by depositing debt payment - Reuters 1 hour ago

        BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentina deposited a $161 million bond interest payment with a newly appointed local trustee on Tuesday, the Economy Ministry said, defying a U.S. judge who held it in contempt a day earlier for taking illegal steps to meet its debt obligations.

    EU says Ireland swapped Apple tax deal for jobs - Reuters 3 hours ago

        BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union has accused Ireland of swerving international tax rules by letting Apple shelter profits worth tens of billions of dollars from revenue collectors in return for maintaining jobs.

    Kurds seize Iraq/Syria border post; Sunni tribe joins fight against Is... - Reuters 3 hours ago

        ARBIL Iraq/MURSITPINAR Turkey (Reuters) - Iraqi Kurdish troops drove Islamic State fighters from a strategic border crossing with Syria on Tuesday and won the support of members of a major Sunni tribe, in one of the biggest successes since U.S. forces began bombing the fighters.

    Health News
    Drug and device firms paid $3.5B to care providers - AP 1 hour ago

        WASHINGTON (AP) -- From research grants to travel junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals billions of dollars last year, the government disclosed Tuesday in a new effort to spotlight potential ethical conflicts in medicine....

    US Ebola labs, health equipment arrive in Liberia - AP 2 hours ago

        MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- American mobile Ebola labs should be up and running in Liberia this week, and U.S. troops have broken ground for a field hospital, as the international community races to increase the ability to care for the spiraling number of people infected with the disease....

    Johnson & Johnson buying Alios for $1.75B - AP 6 hours ago

        NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) -- Johnson & Johnson is buying the biopharmaceutical company Alios BioPharma Inc. for about $1.75 billion....

    Families wait in agony for word on Ebola patients - AP 9 hours ago

        MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- First the ring tone echoed outside the barbed-wire-topped walls of the Ebola clinic. Then came the wails of grief, as news spread that 31-year-old Rose Johnson was dead just days after she was brought here unconscious by relatives....

    US Ebola labs, parts for clinic arrive in Liberia - AP 10 hours ago

        MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- The United States military has delivered two mobile Ebola testing labs and the equipment to build a field hospital to Liberia....

    Regional News
    Central Elementary hosts pep rally, parade after being named Blue Ribb... - Marshall County Daily NEW!

        DRAFFENVILLE - Central Elementary has been honored among the nation’s best schools being recognized as a 2014 Nation Blue Ribbon School.

    Former executive chef returns to Gulch's Watermark - Biz Journal - Nashville NEW!

        A familiar name is resuming leadership of a Gulch fine-dining restaurant's kitchen.According to a news release, Joe Shaw has rejoined Watermark Restaurant as executive chef.Shaw was first recruited to Watermark in 2005.The hire marks the third new executive chef for the restaurant in less than a year. Bob Waggoner left the restaurant last November (Eater Nashville reports that he was fired), replaced by sous chef Paul Ent, who in turn left the restaurant in June, according to Eater.The…

    Rise of the Rest wildcard Artiphon aims to take its next-gen instrumen... - Biz Journal - Nashville NEW!

        Data marketing startup Checkd.In may have taken home the grand prize from AOL co-founder Steve Case during his Rise of the Rest stop in Nashville this summer, but it's not the only company the tech luminary wanted to be a part of. Artiphon — a buzzy music-tech startup that won the staff favorite prize from Southland co-sponsor PandoDaily in June — landed a personal investment of $100,000 from Case following the contest.The company has since been added to the Rise of the Rest winners group…

    Inside Dominum’s $118 million Arcade redevelopment (video) (Video) - Biz Journal - St Louis NEW!

        Local officials held a ground-breaking ceremony Tuesday on construction at the Arcade Building in downtown St. Louis.Crews, however, have been working on the building since early August. Click on the video below to see the progress of the work.The renovation, at 800 Olive St., will include 202 lower-priced and 80 market-rate, one- to three-bedroom apartments. The Arcade also will have 13,000 square feet of artist studio space.Its first two floors and mezzanine of 55,000 square feet will be…

    Former Mayor Bosley’s law license suspended at least 6 months - Biz Journal - St Louis NEW!

        The Missouri Supreme Court on Tuesday suspended former St. Louis Mayor Freeman Bosley Jr.’s law license for at least six months, a response to allegations he used clients’ funds for personal use, among other violations.A three-member panel appointed by the Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel, which investigates misconduct by attorneys, initially called for a minimum two-year suspension.Bosley cannot petition for his law license to be reinstated for at least six months.The allegations surfaced…

    Science News
    Ultrafast remote switching of light emission - EurekaAlert NEW!

        Researchers from Eindhoven University of Technology can now for the first time remotely control a miniature light source at timescales of 200 trillionth of a second. They published the results on Sept. 2014 in the online journal Nature Nanotechnology. Physicists from the Photonics and Semiconductor Nanophysics group at Eindhoven, under the leadership of prof. Andrea Fiore, have developed a way of remotely controlling the nanoscale light sources at an extremely short timescale. These light sources are needed to be able to transmit quantum information.

    Elk nose into Grand Canyon water stations - AP NEW!

        FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- Thirsty hikers have to wait. The elk are first in line....

    Feds unveil cleanup plan for nuclear waste dump - AP NEW!

        ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Energy says it's committed to cleaning up and resuming operations at the federal government's troubled nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico by early 2016, work that's expected to cost more than $240 million....

    Study shows that tongue size and fat may predict sleep apnea risk in o... - EurekaAlert NEW!

        A new study of obese adults is the first to show that those who have obstructive sleep apnea have a significantly larger tongue with a higher percentage of fat than obese controls. This may provide a mechanistic explanation for the relationship between obesity and sleep apnea.

    This week from AGU: Measuring Antarctic ice loss, Indian Ocean program... - EurekaAlert NEW!

        This week from AGU: Measuring Antarctic ice loss, Indian Ocean Program, and Oregon landslides.

    Sports News
    NFL-Struggling Raiders name Sparano as interim head coach - Yahoo Sports NEW!

        (Reuters) - The struggling Oakland Raiders have appointed Tony Sparano as interim head coach in place of Dennis Allen, the National Football League team said on Tuesday. Allen, who had been in charge since 2012, was sacked late on Monday after the Raiders had lost each of their first four games this season. The Raiders were hammered 38-14 by the Miami Dolphins at London's Wembley Stadium on Sunday, marking the first time the team has started a season 0-4 since 2006. "Tony Sparano has a strong presence in this organization," Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie said in a statement. ...

    Raiders name Sparano interim - CBS Sports NEW!

        Raiders name Sparano interim

    What's next? - CBS Sports NEW!

        What's next?

    Drew Bledsoe makes quality wine; LeBron James wants a bottle - FOX Sports NEW!

        Drew Bledsoe makes quality wine; LeBron James wants a bottle

    Glazer: Raiders inform Allen of firing as only they can: Without class... - FOX Sports NEW!

        Following an 0-4 start and in his third season as head coach, Dennis Allen was fired by the Oakland Raiders. Jay Glazer reports on the details of Allen's firing.

    Technology News
    Attention enthusiasts: Windows 10 Technical Preview landing Wednesday - PC World NEW!

        It’s official: The next version of Windows is dubbed Windows 10, bizarrely enough, and it’s chock-full of tweaks and features designed to make PC enthusiasts smile, including multiple desktop support, a reborn Start menu, new multitasking options, windowed Metro apps, and more robust device management tools for businesses. And that’s just the tip of the iceberg!You can read all the details in PCWorld’s report of the Windows event, and we’ll post some hands-on impressions soon. But you don’t just have to experience Windows 10 vicariously! Microsoft is pushing out a Windows 10 Technical Preview on preview.windows.com on Wednesday, so IT pros and adventurous souls—Microsoft stresses the current Windows 10 build is very early—will be able to get their hands on the next-gen operating system long before its expected mid-2015 release.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Apple Watch leans on the iPhone for app management and heavy lifting - PC World NEW!

        A new hands-on report on the Apple Watch has revealed some new details ahead of the device's early 2015 launch.Writing for A Blog to Watch, Ariel Adams says the Apple Watch will use a dedicated iPhone app to install watch apps, similar to other smartwatches. But more than just acting as a funnel for data, the iPhone will also kick in some computational muscle. By offloading certain processing tasks to the phone, the watch can preserve battery life.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Microsoft skips a number, says 'Windows 10' will be a big break from t... - PC World NEW!

        Microsoft’s major update to its operating system, called Windows 10 and unveiled Tuesday, has been built to blend old and new in a way that will be familiar to Windows 7 users while also retaining much of its more modern tile interface.The new OS will run on all hardware devices when it ships next year, from phones to tablets and desktops, and provide software developers with a way to write applications that can span all those platforms, the company said.The logical name for the OS would be Windows 9, but Microsoft jumped to Windows 10 to reflect what it sees as a big break from the past.“Because we’re not building an incremental product, the new name will be Windows 10,” Terry Myerson, executive vice president of the Operating Systems group, declared at a launch event in San Francisco, where he showed some early code.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    What’s Up With That: Why It’s So Hard to Lose an Accent - Wired 1 hour ago

        Accents are extremely difficult to lose because our infant brains codify a lifetime's worth of sounds before we've spoken our first word The post What’s Up With That: Why It’s So Hard to Lose an Accent appeared first on WIRED.

    Q&A: Meet Microsoft's new Azure CTO, Mark Russinovich - PC World 1 hour ago

        Earlier this month, Microsoft quietly appointed software architect Mark Russinovich as chief technology officer for its Azure cloud computing platform, formalizing a role he’s been executing for the past several years.It was a smart appointment not the least because it may help ease any remaining concerns of system administrators reluctant to take on Microsoft’s cloud platform as part of their job duties. Among the Microsoft faithful, Russinovich has serious geek credibility. If Russinovich is behind the gears at Azure, it must be O.K.Russinovich has long been one of the most popular speakers at Microsoft’s Build and TechEd technical conferences, thanks to his clear, cogent explanations of the company’s technologies. Russinovich joined the company in 2006, after Microsoft purchased his enterprise software company, Winternals Software, which offered a line of Windows repair tools that many found superior to Microsoft’s own.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    US News
    Police in hunt for Pennsylvania trooper ambush suspect find pipe bombs... - Fox News NEW!

        State police searching for a man accused of killing a state trooper say they found two pipe bombs in the Pennsylvania woods during their manhunt.

    Governor's office denies records request in Alaska National Guard sex ... - Fox News NEW!

        Gov. Sean Parnell's office has denied a media request to obtain records showing how the office handled complaints of sexual abuse in the Alaska National Guard.

    Georgia woman gets 30-year prison term in daughter's malnutrition deat... - Yahoo NEW!

        ATLANTA (Reuters) - A suburban Atlanta woman was sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty on Tuesday to involuntary manslaughter and child cruelty charges in the malnutrition death of her 16-year-old daughter. Ebony Berry, 37, did not withhold food from her daughter, Markea, but failed to seek proper medical care for the teenager, who weighed 43 pounds (19.5 kg) when she died in 2012, prosecutors said. "Had (Ebony Berry) gotten the victim the help she needed, there's a chance Markea would be here today," Cobb County Assistant District Attorney Lindsay Gardner said in a statement. ...

    Police on manhunt for suspect in deadly trooper ambush find pipe bombs... - Fox News NEW!

        State police searching for a man accused of killing a state trooper say they found two pipe bombs in the Pennsylvania woods during their manhunt.

    Police: Pipe bombs found in search for Pa. trooper shooting suspect - Yahoo NEW!

        Investigators now say they've found an explosive device and other items they believe were left behind by Eric Frein.

    World News
    Hong Kong leader refuses to meet with protesters - AP NEW!

        HONG KONG (AP) -- Hong Kong's leader refused to meet with pro-democracy demonstrators by their midnight deadline Tuesday, despite their threats to expand the street protests that have posed the stiffest challenge to Beijing's authority since China took control of the former British colony in 1997....

    Dark art from golf's glamour girl - CNN NEW!

        Her artwork is dark, bold and often sombre, with black figures and sinister skulls splattered across the canvasses.

    No images of Hong Kong protests in China's media - AP NEW!

        BEIJING (AP) -- China's government has cut off news about Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests to the rest of the country, a clampdown so thorough that no image of the rallies has appeared in state-controlled media, and at least one man has been detained for reposting accounts of the events....

    Kurds claim advances in Iraq as Britain joins fray - AP NEW!

        SALHIYAH, Iraq (AP) -- Kurdish officials said Tuesday their fighters recaptured a key Iraqi border crossing into Syria from Islamic State group militants in intense fighting, as Britain joined the U.S.-led international air campaign against the extremists, carrying out its first strikes in Iraq....

    In dueling UN speeches Israel, Palestinians outline unilateral moves u... - Fox News NEW!

        In a pair of fiery speeches at the United Nations, the Israeli and Palestinian leaders appear to have abandoned any hope of reviving peace talks and instead seem intent on pressing forward with separate diplomatic initiatives that all but ignore each other.

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