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  • Current Weather Conditions in PADUCAH, KY - Updated Mar 26 2:05 AM

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    Wind:  North at 10 mph
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    Humidity:   71%
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    Most Popular News Headlines
    Local sheriff’s department creates task force to crack down on drugs... - WPSD NEW!

        They are focused on drugs, crime, and stopping it before it affects you and your family. They are called the STORM team.

    Man charged with keeping mother's body tarped in front yard - Fox News NEW!

        An East Texas man is jailed after sheriff's deputies said he was keeping his mother's body wrapped in a tarpaulin in their front yard.

    Justin Bieber stepping away from music to focus on 'repairing' some 'd... - Fox News NEW!

        Justin Bieber is stepping away from the spotlight for now. 

    Michael Avenatti, Mark Geragos accusations spark trouble for onetime C... - Fox News NEW!

        The arrest Monday of Michael Avenatti in an extortion case reportedly linked to fellow celebrity lawyer Mark Geragos sparked trouble for two men who recently had been fixtures on cable news, especially CNN.

    Poisonous baby toads plague Florida neighborhood by the thousands: rep... - Fox News 2 hours ago

        Thousands of poisonous baby toads have overrun a Florida suburb, residents have said.

    Entertainment News
    Aspiring country star uses guitar to lull baby daughter to sleep in vi... - Fox News NEW!

        Cody Comer, an aspiring musician in rural Missouri, just got Internet-famous while putting his baby, Carrigan, just two weeks old, to sleep.

    Emily Ratajkowski responds to reports she and husband Sebastian Bear-M... - Fox News 1 hour ago

        Emily Ratajkowski appears to have broken her silence about recent reports that she and her new husband are living rent-free in New York City.

    Mandy Moore ‘emboldened’ after speaking out about Ryan Adams emoti... - Fox News NEW!

        Mandy Moore said she has felt supported since she spoke out last month about the alleged emotional abuse she suffered from her ex-husband Ryan Adams.

    Justin Bieber stepping away from music to focus on 'repairing' some 'd... - Fox News NEW!

        Justin Bieber is stepping away from the spotlight for now. 

    Michael Avenatti, Mark Geragos accusations spark trouble for onetime C... - Fox News NEW!

        The arrest Monday of Michael Avenatti in an extortion case reportedly linked to fellow celebrity lawyer Mark Geragos sparked trouble for two men who recently had been fixtures on cable news, especially CNN.

    Financial News
    Investor Beware: The Con Is On - Washington Post NEW!

        It's the season to scam. I think I've used the phrase "low-life bum" more than I care to as I've read story after story this past year of investors being ripped off in new and old scams.

    MCI Calls Qwest's Bid 'Superior' to Verizon's - Washington Post NEW!

        MCI Inc.'s board of directors embraced a cash-rich offer from Qwest Communications International Inc. after months of saying the company was a financially weaker and strategically less desirable merger partner than Verizon Communications Inc.-The Washington Post

    'Death Tax' Divide - Washington Post NEW!

        With the House having again approved permanent repeal of the estate tax, the issue now moves to the Senate, where, although Republicans are in the majority, enthusiasm for wiping out what conservatives like to call the "death tax" is considerably more muted.

    Commuter Consumer - Washington Post NEW!

        The daily ride has given rise to audio books, the travel mug and a 7-Eleven Inc. trademark, Dashboard Dining. The national motto has become grab and go, and legions of businesses work feverishly to fill a near-sacred space: the cup holder.

    Health News
    Children develop PTSD when they 'overthink' their trauma - Eureka Alert 2 hours ago

        (University of East Anglia) A new study shows that children are more likely to suffer PTSD if they think their reaction to a traumatic event is not 'normal'.While most children recover well after a traumatic event, some go on to develop PTSD that may stay with them for months, years, or even into adulthood.The research reveals that children begin down this route when they have trouble processing their trauma and perceive their symptoms as a sign that something is seriously wrong.

    How to protect gymnasts from hazardous chemicals at gym facilities - Eureka Alert 2 hours ago

        (Silent Spring Institute) In an intervention study, aimed at addressing high exposures among gymnasts to toxic flame retardant chemicals, researchers show that replacing the foam cubes in the landing pits with flame retardant-free alternatives can significantly reduce their exposures.

    Health risks associated with mixtures of man-made chemicals are undere... - Eureka Alert 2 hours ago

        (Stockholm University) The cocktail of man-made chemicals that we are exposed to daily is a health risk which current regulations and risk assessment overlook. This is the conclusion of the EU Horizon 2020 EDC-MixRisk project that is now being presented.

    Study shows that patients with or without cancer use different forms o... - Eureka Alert 2 hours ago

        (NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) A new study shows that compared to other patients, cancer patients use different forms of medical marijuana for unique reasons.

    Attractive businesswomen viewed as less trustworthy 'femmes fatales' - Eureka Alert 2 hours ago

        (Washington State University) A Washington State University researcher says attractive businesswomen are considered less trustworthy, less truthful and more worthy of being fired than less attractive women. This 'femme fatale effect,' as she and a University of Colorado colleague call it, goes beyond a commonly accepted explanation that attractive women simply aren't seen as fitting in traditionally masculine roles. Rather, the effect taps into more primal feelings of sexual insecurity, jealousy and fear among both men and women.

    Regional News
    Fair helps kids — and parents — be kindergarten ready - WPSD NEW!

        Sending your kid off to school for the first time can be nerve wracking. Dozens of local families prepared for that feeling Saturday.

    FEMA to visit McCracken County to assess flood damage - WPSD NEW!

        The Federal Emergency Management Agency will visit McCracken County on Tuesday to assess the damage from the recent flooding.

    Parents’ approach to playtime makes a difference for child developme... - WPSD NEW!

        When it comes to kids, parents, and playtime, we often think of dads as being loud and physical, while moms are not. Researchers studying how parents and kids relate have identified certain attitudes during play that can make a difference.

    McMahon: Morant not rushing NBA Draft decision - WPSD NEW!

        With the 2019 season now officially closed for the Murray State Racer, all eyes now to turn to sophomore point guard Ja Morant and his future. After a record-setting season, Morant shot up NBA Draft boards, and is now projected to be a Top-3 pick in June’s NBA Draft. We asked Murray State coach Matt McMahon about Morant’s timetable to...

    Tornado damaged 25 buildings in McCracken County - WPSD NEW!

        The McCracken County Fiscal Court learned during its meeting Monday that the recent tornado damaged 25 buildings and injured one person in the county. 

    Science News
    Pregnant women who work nights may have a greater risk of miscarriage - Science Daily NEW!

        Working two or more night shifts in a week may increase a pregnant woman's risk of miscarriage the following week by around a third, shows a prospective study.

    The largest delta plain in Earth's history - Science Daily NEW!

        The largest delta plain in Earth's history formed along the northern coast of the supercontinent Pangea in the late Triassic. Its size out-scales modern counterparts by an order of magnitude, and approximates 1 percent of the total land area of the modern world. And although contenders are found in the rock record, no ancient counterpart exceeds the extent of the Triassic delta plain mapped in the subsurface Barents Sea either.

    New virtual reality tool allows you to see the world through the eyes ... - Science Daily NEW!

        Imagine that you live in the rainforests of Southeast Asia, you're a pint-sized primate with enormous eyes and you look a little like Gizmo from the movie, 'Gremlins.' You're a tarsier -- a nocturnal animal whose giant eyes provide you with exceptional visual sensitivity, enabling a predatory advantage. A new virtual reality (VR) software, Tarsier Goggles, simulates a tarsier's vision and illustrates the adaptive advantage of this animal's oversized eyes.

    Wood-based technology creates electricity from body heat - Science Daily NEW!

        A research team has developed a flexible, wood-based membrane that someday could turn body heat into electricity.

    Matter waves and quantum splinters - Science Daily NEW!

        Physicists have shown that shaking ultracold Bose-Einstein condensates can cause them to either divide into uniform segments or shatter into unpredictable splinters, depending on the frequency of the shaking.

    Sports News
    Calhoun stars early, but Dodgers drop Angels late 8-7 - FOX Sports NEW!

        Kole Calhoun is ready for the season to start, as he showed on offense and defense in the second game of the Freeway Series

    Conor McGregor announces retirement on social media - FOX Sports NEW!

        Superstar UFC fighter Conor McGregor has announced on social media that he is retiring from mixed martial arts

    Jonathan Lucroy: “We have a great lineup. We’re going to d... - FOX Sports NEW!

        Jonathan Lucroy and his thoughts on this upcoming Angel's season

    INJURY REPORT: Injuries taking a toll on the Angels early - FOX Sports NEW!

        Injuries take a bit of a toll on Angels roster early but don't seem permanent

    Mike Trout: “I am humbled and appreciative of everything” - FOX Sports NEW!

        Mike Trout is humbled and appreciative of the out pour of love and support from Angels fans everywhere over these last couple of days.

    Technology News
    Best media streaming devices - PC World NEW!

        Roku Streaming Stick vs. Amazon Fire Stick vs. Chromecast vs. Apple TV, and more. Which streaming device is best for cord cutters? Our buying guide will help you pick the right accessories for your TV.

    The best Amazon Echo add-ons and accessories - PC World NEW!

        A few are goofy, but many are great: These mostly inexpensive gadgets can make Amazon’s smart speakers even better.

    Pay what you want for 35 hours of Unity game dev training - PC World NEW!

        Professional game developers are living the dream. With the average dev reeling in a 6 figure salary, as well as the satisfaction of creating fun and exciting projects, it's no wonder why so many of us fantasize about throwing our hats in the ring when we first pick up a controller. Of course doing so means getting up to speed with the tools of the trade, which can be a bit intimidating if you're new to the field.The Unity Game Development Bundle includes lifetime access to five beginner-friendly courses that’ll familiarize you with the tools that the professionals use, even if you're a complete newbie. You’ll get familiar with the Unity game engine, dive into mobile development, and experiment with augmented reality systems. Better still, you’ll control how much you spend because this package is available for a price you get to pick.To read this article in full, please click here

    The new Apple TV app and Apple TV Channels: 9 things you need to know - PC World NEW!

        Apple hopes to be a new destination for cord cutters, but Netflix remains a no-show.

    Become a Big Data Professional With This Master Class Bundle, Now Just... - PC World NEW!

        The process of simplifying large amounts of unstructured information is known as data science. And, in our data-driven world, it has become an important area of expertise. You can learn all about this groundbreaking field and prep for a new career with The Complete Big Data Master Class Bundle, discounted to just $35.This package, worth $891, offers a look at what it takes to become a skilled data scientist. It features nine courses that’ll introduce students to the concept of data analysis and teach them how to use an assortment of tools to process information. The program is suitable for both beginner and intermediate students, and they’ll receive a valuable certificate for each course completed.To read this article in full, please click here

    US News
    Indiana ‘spring breakers’ fend off gunman and accomplice in allege... - Fox News NEW!

        Four Indiana pals on spring break in Florida were confronted by a gunman at a gas station early Sunday but managed to grab the gun and tackle the would-be robber to the ground, police say a surveillance video shows.

    Sentencing set for man who duped Alabama town - Fox News NEW!

        A man who pleaded guilty to scamming an Alabama town for nearly $2 million is due in federal court to find out how long he will go to prison.

    House set to uphold Trump veto, let border emergency stand - Fox News NEW!

        President Donald Trump is nearing a victory over Democrats as the House tries overriding his first veto, a vote that seems certain to fail and would let stand his declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border.

    5 inmates escape N. Carolina jail, 2 taken into custody - Fox News NEW!

        A massive manhunt is underway after five inmates escaped from the Nash County Detention center in North Carolina.

    5 inmates escape N. Carolina jail, massive manhunt underway - Fox News NEW!

        A massive manhunt is underway after five inmates escaped from the Nash County Detention center in North Carolina.

    World News
    Election observers say initial Thai vote count was 'flawed' - Fox News NEW!

        An international election observation group has issued a critical report on Thailand's first election since a 2014 military coup, saying the "tabulation and consolidation of ballots were deeply flawed."

    Trial against Turkish employee of US Consulate set to begin - Fox News NEW!

        The trial is set to begin against a Turkish employee of the U.S. Consulate in Istanbul charged with espionage and attempting to overthrow the Turkish government.

    May clings to power as UK lawmakers take over Brexit - CNN NEW!


    Man allegedly tried to smuggle baby orangutan from Bali in suitcase - CNN NEW!

        A Russian man could face up to five years in jail after allegedly trying to smuggle a drugged baby orangutan from Indonesia in a suitcase.

    Woman who housed Snowden in Hong Kong granted refugee status in Canada... - CNN 1 hour ago

        Canadian authorities have granted asylum to a woman and her daughter who housed Edward Snowden in Hong Kong after the former NSA contractor leaked classified documents on US surveillance programs around the world in 2013.

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