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New York Times: Rod Rosenstein discussed secretly taping Trump - CNNPolitics

New York Times: Rod Rosenstein discussed secretly taping Trump - CNNPolitics | Must Read | Scoop.it
In the days after FBI Director James Comey's May 2017 firing, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed wearing a "wire" to record conversations with President Donald Trump and recruiting Cabinet members to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office, according to sources familiar with memos authored by former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe documenting the discussions.
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After child’s death in DUI crash, will UK drinking culture change? | Lexington Herald Leader

After child’s death in DUI crash, will UK drinking culture change? | Lexington Herald Leader | Must Read | Scoop.it
The University of Kentucky has made a series of changes to make campus safer and reduce the drinking culture around campus, including the tricky issue of tailgating at football games. The tragic case of a 4-year-old who was killed in a DUI crash last weekend has again brought a searing spotlight to the issue of student drinking.
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Why is the Kentucky State Board of Elections in chaos? | Lexington Herald Leader

Why is the Kentucky State Board of Elections in chaos? | Lexington Herald Leader | Must Read | Scoop.it
It’s 49 days until Election Day and the Kentucky State Board of Elections is mired in chaos. At issue is a power struggle between the staff of the State Board of Elections and Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes.
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New Ky. driver's licenses will confuse, cause 'anguish,' lawmake - WDRB 41 Louisville News

New Ky. driver's licenses will confuse, cause 'anguish,' lawmake - WDRB 41 Louisville News | Must Read | Scoop.it
Kentucky plans to begin offering two different licenses in January.
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Hawaii's Mazie Hirono tells men of America to 'shut up and step up'

Hawaii's Mazie Hirono tells men of America to 'shut up and step up' | Must Read | Scoop.it
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Joint venture: Coca-Cola considers cannabis-infused range | Business | The Guardian

Joint venture: Coca-Cola considers cannabis-infused range | Business | The Guardian | Must Read | Scoop.it
Soft drink maker in talks with Canadian marijuana producer about beverages to ease pain
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Steak 'n Shake opens its doors in Powell | News | easternprogress.com

Steak 'n Shake opens its doors in Powell | News | easternprogress.com | Must Read | Scoop.it
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Brett Kavanaugh: Republican senators call for vote delay

Brett Kavanaugh: Republican senators call for vote delay | Must Read | Scoop.it
Senator Jeff Flake says the US Supreme Court vote should be paused until the alleged victim is heard.
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Trump falsely claims nearly 3,000 Americans in Puerto Rico 'did not die' - CNNPolitics

Trump falsely claims nearly 3,000 Americans in Puerto Rico 'did not die' - CNNPolitics | Must Read | Scoop.it
Nearly 3,000 people died in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. President Donald Trump denied this reality as a hurricane barrels toward the Carolinas.
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Seventeen years later, EKU honors the fallen | News | easternprogress.com

Seventeen years later, EKU honors the fallen | News | easternprogress.com | Must Read | Scoop.it
New Jersey Police Officer Richard Rodriguez was one of nearly 3,000 victims that was killed in the September 11, 2001 terror attacks.
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Barr demands TV stations take down attack ad by With Honor super PAC | Lexington Herald Leader

Barr demands TV stations take down attack ad by With Honor super PAC | Lexington Herald Leader | Must Read | Scoop.it
The campaign of U.S. Rep. Andy Barr demanded that TV stations take down a negative ad claiming he supported a bill that would have allowed payday lenders to victimize military families.
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Lundergan and Emmons plead not guilty to campaign finance charges | Lexington Herald Leader

Lundergan and Emmons plead not guilty to campaign finance charges | Lexington Herald Leader | Must Read | Scoop.it
Jerry Lundergan, the father of Alison Lundergan Grimes, and Dale Emmons pleaded not guilty to charges they violated federal campaign finance laws. Lundergan’s lawyer says the charges are political.
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Welcome to the Stradasphere: John Strada becomes first faculty in residence | Features | easternprogress.com

Welcome to the Stradasphere: John Strada becomes first faculty in residence | Features | easternprogress.com | Must Read | Scoop.it
His office is cluttered—mostly with paperwork, but also with several personal items. There are pictures of friends and family, mementos from his time at Auburn University, and some genuine nerd
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Day care stabbings: 3-day-old, 2 other infants, 2 adults attacked at in-home center in New York

Day care stabbings: 3-day-old, 2 other infants, 2 adults attacked at in-home center in New York | Must Read | Scoop.it
A newborn and two infants were among five people stabbed early Friday at an in-home day care center in New York by an employee who then tried to kill herself, police said.
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Here's how the FBI investigated Anita Hill's sexual harassment allegations against Clarence Thomas 

Here's how the FBI investigated Anita Hill's sexual harassment allegations against Clarence Thomas  | Must Read | Scoop.it
As Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers insist the FBI investigate her claims of sexual assault against Brett Kavanaugh, here is a look back at how the FBI investigation into Anita Hill's sexual harassment allegations against Clarence Thomas came about.
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Ethics opinion adds questions to potential Grimes 2019 candidacy | Lexington Herald Leader

Ethics opinion adds questions to potential Grimes 2019 candidacy | Lexington Herald Leader | Must Read | Scoop.it
An advisory opinion by the Kentucky Executive Branch Ethics Commission Monday could complicate a potential 2019 campaign for Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes.
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North Carolina flooding after Florence: Live updates - CNN

North Carolina flooding after Florence: Live updates - CNN | Must Read | Scoop.it
Hundreds are still trapped from Florence's flooding, and officials are warning that the the worst is still yet to come. Follow here for the latest.
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EKU librarian looks to turn a new page in politics | Features | easternprogress.com

EKU librarian looks to turn a new page in politics | Features | easternprogress.com | Must Read | Scoop.it
Kelly Smith holds various titles: to her children, she is Mom; to this school, she is Librarian; and someday, to the state of Kentucky, she might be Representative. Right now,
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Babies Still Injured In Infant Walkers, Doctors Call For Ban : Shots - Health News : NPR

Babies Still Injured In Infant Walkers, Doctors Call For Ban : Shots - Health News : NPR | Must Read | Scoop.it
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Lawyer: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify publicly - CNNPolitics

Lawyer: Kavanaugh accuser willing to testify publicly - CNNPolitics | Must Read | Scoop.it
Debra Katz, the lawyer for a woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct, said Monday that her client would be willing to testify in public to the Senate Judiciary Committee.
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Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina, with plenty of destruction and suffering ahead

Hurricane Florence makes landfall in North Carolina, with plenty of destruction and suffering ahead | Must Read | Scoop.it
Hurricane Florence has made landfall in North Carolina, but its crawling pace and overwhelming storm surges are setting up hours and hours of destruction and human suffering -- with dozens desperately awaiting rescue in one flooded city alone.
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Faculty concerned about new printing program at first Senate meeting | News | easternprogress.com

Faculty concerned about new printing program at first Senate meeting | News | easternprogress.com | Must Read | Scoop.it
A new university printing program had some faculty worried about potential Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) violations and inconveniences at Monday’s Faculty Senate meeting in Keen Johnson.
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How will Hurricane Florence affect Kentucky’s weather? | Lexington Herald Leader

How will Hurricane Florence affect Kentucky’s weather? | Lexington Herald Leader | Must Read | Scoop.it
Kentucky could see rain from Hurricane Florence, mostly in Eastern Kentucky, according to the National Weather Service.
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