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French club announces new signing on Fortnite

World News - July 27, 2018 - 4:54pm
Nantes create a clip of the hit video game Fortnite to introduce Brazilian midfielder Lucas Evangelista as their new signing.

Man arrested over murder of girl, 13, in Southampton

Top Stories - July 27, 2018 - 4:52pm
Lucy McHugh's body was found in woodland in Southampton on Thursday morning.

Manchester United v Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp laughs off title-winning jibe

Top Stories - July 27, 2018 - 4:45pm
Jurgen Klopp quips that one of his "life goals is to make Jose Mourinho smile" after the Man Utd manager suggested Liverpool "had to win the Premier League".

With event canceled, time to strategize

Kentucky Press News Service - July 27, 2018 - 3:10pm
Mother Nature just doesn’t seem to want to cooperate sometimes, even when it is for her own good. For the second time this summer, the annual River Sweep event has been canceled because of high water that creates safety issues for volunteers picking up trash along the banks of the Kentucky River. A much-needed initiative that has been conducted for years, River Sweep is a partnership between Clark and Madison counties. It is about preserving our natural beauty and ensuring our resources are protected. 2018-07-27T13:02:25-04:00

Clark man found competent for arson trial

Kentucky Press News Service - July 27, 2018 - 3:10pm
A Winchester man charged with setting his apartment building on fire has been found competent to stand trial. Frank Rayburn, 56, is facing arson and first-degree wanton endangerment charges for the January 2017 fire. Three other people were in Rayburn’s apartment at the time. While at the scene of the fire, Rayburn told police “he was tired of people messing with him and taking his things.” 2018-07-27T12:58:39-04:00

Technical careers provide comfortable life, too

Kentucky Press News Service - July 27, 2018 - 3:10pm
Teachers, students and parents alike should listen to former Franklin County Career and Technical Center Principal James Hardin, who told the Rotary Club of Frankfort Wednesday that society should stop stigmatizing technical careers. Many students, as Hardin said, continue to view technical professions such as electricians or plumbers as less prestigious than ones that can be attained with a four-year degree. The thing is that many careers that can be attained with an associate’s degree or a bit of technical training after high school provide starting pay that’s greater than those mandating a four-year degree. 2018-07-27T12:54:58-04:00

Radcliff woman charged after six children found in 'unlivable' conditions

Kentucky Press News Service - July 27, 2018 - 3:10pm
A Radcliff woman was arrested Thursday night after police found six juveniles near various drugs, a loaded weapon and living in "unlivable'' conditions at a residence. Stephanie Yarnell, 43, is charged with one count of first-degree wanton endangerment. According to an arrest citation, the children's rooms were "completely unlivable and the odor and filth was unacceptable.'' Radcliff Police Department Chief Jeff Cross said the home had a "heavy'' stench of feces. 2018-07-27T12:49:09-04:00

Explosion at Lexington estate sale injures three people

Kentucky Press News Service - July 27, 2018 - 3:10pm
Three people were taken to the hospital after an explosion at a Lexington home being prepared Friday for an estate sale, according to the fire department. The explosion occurred about 9:30 a.m. in the 700 block of Nakomi Drive, Battalion Chief Brad Whittaker said. It was a localized explosion and the fire department did not evacuate the neighborhood, Whittaker added. A person was going through items when something ignited, according to WKYT. 2018-07-27T12:40:04-04:00

Morgantown nonprofit plans to build facility to help pregnant women with addictions

Kentucky Press News Service - July 27, 2018 - 3:10pm
A Morgantown nonprofit hopes to begin construction next year on a shelter that will focus specifically on helping pregnant women with addictions. People Who Care Ministries, a Christian-based group that works to help people overcome addiction, wants to raise funds to build a new facility to see to the care and rehabilitation of up to 16 pregnant women struggling with addiction. Bruce Jennings, chief executive officer of People Who Care, said the group wants to help pregnant women with addictions, because few centers that cater specifically to them exist and because the addiction can put the developing baby at risk. 2018-07-27T12:25:23-04:00

Deal in works for sale of Bowling Green's minor league baseball team

Kentucky Press News Service - July 27, 2018 - 3:10pm
An agreement is in place for the Bowling Green Hot Rods minor league baseball team to get a new owner but to stay in Bowling Green, pending formal approval from Major League Baseball. A lease agreement for Bowling Green Ballpark with the proposed new owner, New York businessman Jack Blackstock, was approved at Thursday’s Warren County Downtown Economic Development Authority meeting. Blackstock has been a minority owner in the Hot Rods since a group led by Jerry Katzoff purchased the Class A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays in 2013. 2018-07-27T12:18:47-04:00

Jacob Abraham: Five boys jailed for teen's torture murder

Top Stories - July 27, 2018 - 2:52pm
The gang members, all aged 15, are handed life sentences for killing Jacob Abraham in December.

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