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  • Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Oct 21 1:05 AM

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    Killer of Navajo Nation girl gets life prison sentence - AP 1 hour ago

        ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- A man who pleaded guilty to the murder and sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl on the largest American Indian reservation was sentenced Friday to life in prison in a case that drew national attention over abducted Native American children....

    Mexican prosecutor fired for revealing corruption probe - Fox News NEW!

        The Mexican government has fired the top electoral-crimes prosecutor for revealing an investigation that opponents say indicates possible corrupt financing for the ruling party.

    FDA approves better vaccine against painful shingles virus - AP NEW!

        A new, more effective vaccine to prevent painful shingles has been approved by U.S. regulators....

    Texas city requires no Israel boycott in exchange for hurricane relief... - Fox News NEW!

        A civil rights group on Friday called unconstitutional a Houston suburb's hurricane repair grant program that says residents cannot boycott Israel as a condition of receiving any money.

    Ex-Hawaii police chief, wife plead not guilty to corruption - AP NEW!

        HONOLULU (AP) -- A former Honolulu police chief, his deputy city prosecutor wife, and current and former officers conspired to frame the couple's relative for stealing a mailbox to discredit him in a family financial dispute, according to an indictment released Friday after a U.S. investigation into department-wide corruption....

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    Prozac in ocean water a possible threat to sea life - Science Daily NEW!

        Oregon shore crabs exhibit risky behavior when they're exposed to the antidepressant Prozac, making it easier for predators to catch them, according to a new study.

    Parents' alcohol use can set the stage for teenage dating violence, st... - Science Daily NEW!

        Having a parent with an alcohol use disorder increases the risk for dating violence among teenagers, according to a study.

    Microfluidics probe 'cholesterol' of the oil industry - Science Daily NEW!

        Researchers employ microfluidic devices to show how and why dispersants are able to break up deposits of asphaltene that hinder the flow of crude oil in wellheads and pipelines.

    US ocean observation critical to understanding climate change, but lac... - Science Daily NEW!

        Ocean observing systems are important as they provide information essential for monitoring and forecasting changes in Earth's climate on timescales ranging from days to centuries. A new report finds that continuity of ocean observations is vital to gain an accurate understanding of the climate, and calls for a decadal, national plan that is adequately resourced and implemented to ensure critical ocean information is available to understand and predict future changes.

    Financial News
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        Tax revenue and spending both rose in fiscal year 2017, which ended last month. But spending growth outpaced revenue growth, according new numbers from the federal government.

    Paul Ryan: House GOP will propose a new top tax rate for the rich - CNN Money NEW!

        House Speaker Paul Ryan broke a bit of tax news Friday when he said that House Republicans plan to propose a new top income tax rate for high earners.

    Kevin Warsh: The Wall Street insider who wants to be Fed chief - CNN Money NEW!

        The race to become President Donald Trump's pick for the top job at Federal Reserve is intensifying, and no one has won over Washington -- and Wall Street -- quite like Kevin Warsh.

    Philippines declares war on excessive sitting - CNN Money NEW!

        The country's labor department said firms must let employees take a five-minute "standing break" every two hours.

    Next Fed candidate meets with Trump: Janet Yellen - CNN Money NEW!

        Janet Yellen met President Trump as he weighs whether to reappoint her or replace her as Fed chair.

    Health News
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        LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A judge on Friday tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powder for feminine hygiene....

    FDA approves better vaccine against painful shingles virus - AP NEW!

        A new, more effective vaccine to prevent painful shingles has been approved by U.S. regulators....

    Officials: Jambalaya at fundraiser sickens more than 100 - AP NEW!

        COLUMBIA, La. (AP) -- Louisiana's health department says salmonella from the chicken and sausage jambalaya at a softball team's fundraiser may have killed one person and apparently has made more than 100 people ill....

    Women say they were branded, traumatized by group's doctors - AP NEW!

        ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Women say they were branded and traumatized by doctors in a secretive group, and state officials will review why authorities didn't act sooner on the women's reports, a spokesman for Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday....

    Top Dems nix White House demands to alter health care deal - AP NEW!

        WASHINGTON (AP) -- Top Senate Democrats rejected White House demands Friday to add provisions weakening the Obama health care law to a bipartisan deal on steadying unsettled insurance markets. The compromise already faced an uphill path and this was the latest blow....

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    Science News
    Spacewalking astronaut copes with frayed tether, bad jetpack - AP NEW!

        CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- A spacewalking astronaut successfully replaced a blurry camera outside the International Space Station on Friday, but had to contend with a balky jetpack and a frayed safety tether....

    The Latest: Spacewalker's jetpack bad; ordered back inside - AP NEW!

        CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on a spacewalk by two NASA astronauts (all times local):...

    Prosecutor: Pharmacist in meningitis case gambled with lives - AP NEW!

        BOSTON (AP) -- A pharmacist charged with murder in a meningitis outbreak that killed 76 people knew that mold and other bacteria were growing inside the filthy production rooms and that drugs shipped to customers were not sterile, but chose to do nothing, a federal prosecutor told jurors Friday....

    Nearly 200 report fireball streaking across Northeast sky - AP NEW!

        SEA GIRT, N.J. (AP) -- Nearly 200 people across the Northeast reported seeing a bright object streak across the sky....

    Prosecutor in meningitis case: Pharmacist gambled with lives - AP NEW!

        BOSTON (AP) -- A federal prosecutor says a Massachusetts pharmacist charged in a meningitis outbreak that killed 76 people knew mold and other bacteria were growing inside the filthy production rooms but chose to do nothing....

    Sports News
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        Eric Bledsoe scored 29 points, 17 in the fourth quarter. Devin Booker also flirted with his first career triple-double.

    Bucks Twi-lights: Giannis dominates against NBA's best - FOX Sports NEW!

        Facing LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, Giannis Antetokounmpo filled up the box score with impressive numbers.

    Wolves Twi-lights: Wiggins beats the first-half buzzer - FOX Sports NEW!

        Andrew Wiggins' buzzer-beater to end the first half was one of many highlights during the Minnesota Timberwolves' win over Utah.

    Rams Coach of the Week: Steve Hagerty of Bishop Amat - FOX Sports NEW!

        Rams Coach of the Week: Steve Hagerty of Bishop Amat

    Strebel kicks game-winner, Air Force runs past Nevada 45-42 (Oct 20, 2... - FOX Sports NEW!

        RENO, Nev. (AP) Timothy McVey led three Air Force rushers with 100-plus yards and Luke Strebel kicked a 30-yard field goal as time expired to help Air Force beat Nevada 45-42 on Friday night.

    Technology News
    Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Rico - AP NEW!

        MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Google's parent Alphabet Inc. says its stratospheric balloons are now delivering the internet to remote areas of Puerto Rico where cellphone towers were knocked out by Hurricane Maria....

    Questions and answers on proposed ban on lap - AP NEW!

        WASHINGTON (AP) -- First the U.S. government temporarily banned laptops in the cabins of some airplanes. Now it is looking to ban them on from checked luggage on international flights, citing the risk of potentially catastrophic fires....

    G7 backs internet industry effort to detect, blunt extremism - AP NEW!

        ISCHIA, Italy (AP) -- The Group of Seven industrialized nations have thrown their support behind a new technology industry alliance aimed at detecting and blunting online propaganda to combat extremism on the internet....

    Kids, screens and parental guilt: Time to loosen up? - AP NEW!

        NEW YORK (AP) -- Parents of small children have long been hearing about the perils of "screen time." And with more screens, and new technologies such as Amazon's Echo speaker, the message is getting louder....

    French-led EU push for heftier tax on internet giants stalls - AP NEW!

        BRUSSELS (AP) -- France's drive to force internet giants to pay more taxes is losing steam, amid resistance from other EU countries that offer tax shelter to companies like Apple....

    US News
    Bannon faults George W. Bush for 'destructive' presidency - AP NEW!

        ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Former White House adviser Steve Bannon on Friday depicted former President George W. Bush as bumbling and inept, faulting him for presiding over a "destructive" presidency during his time in the White House....

    The Latest: Bannon bashes GW Bush at California GOP meeting - AP NEW!

        LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Latest on Steve Bannon speaking to California Republicans (all times local):...

    Texas city requires no Israel boycott in exchange for hurricane relief... - Fox News NEW!

        A civil rights group on Friday called unconstitutional a Houston suburb's hurricane repair grant program that says residents cannot boycott Israel as a condition of receiving any money.

    Tom Price's wife asks about 'legally' quarantining HIV ... - USA Today NEW!

        The comments, made by former HHS Secretary Tom Price's wife, were rebuked by human rights and LGBTQ groups.       

    Lonzo Ball flirts with triple-double as L.A. Lakers beat Phoenix Suns - USA Today NEW!

        Lonzo Ball came one assist short of a triple-double in just his second NBA game.       

    World News
    King's legacy still felt strongly as Thailand bids goodbye - AP NEW!

        HUAY HOM, Thailand (AP) -- As Thailand prepares to cremate its king of 70 years, an era comes to an end amid tears, nostalgia and anxiety....

    Officials say dead from Kabul mosque attack rises to 39 - AP NEW!

        KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghanistan's Interior Ministry says the fatalities from a suicide bombing attack in a Shiite mosque in the capital Kabul has risen to 39 dead and 41 wounded....

    Somalia to announce 'state of war' against al-Shabab following deadly ... - Fox News NEW!

        President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed of Somalia is expected to announce a “state of war” against al-Shabab, the extremist group held responsible for last week’s deadly truck bombing that killed at least 358 people.

    Chinese power over North Korea? It's more myth than reality - AP NEW!

        BEIJING (AP) -- At first glance, it seems the perfect solution to the world's most dangerous standoff: Find a way to get China to use its enormous influence to force North Korea to abandon its nuclear bombs....

    Trump: UN has 'tremendous potential' under new leadership - AP NEW!

        WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Friday that the United Nations has "tremendous potential" but has been underutilized in recent years....

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